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Serge Mouangue’s sculptural commemoration of the Japanese tsunamiSerge Mouangue’s sculptural commemoration of the Japanese tsunami

Posted By Kate Torgovnick May

Two years ago today, a massive earthquake rocked Japan and sent a tsunami raging over its shores. Nearly 19,000 people were killed; more than 300,000 were displaced. TED Fellow Serge Mouangue was living in Tokyo at the time. A native of Cameroon, he had been exploring the similarities between West African and Japanese cultures in art, […]