Guess what? The first bonsai tree has finally been sent into space

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By Milo Sumner in Tech on Saturday 9 August 2014

Japanese artist Azuma Makoto has taken a giant leap on behalf of mankind. The 38-year old recently became the person responsible for sending the first bonsai tree into space, a momentous occasion. Makoto is primarily concerned with installation art and this is no exception, except that normally his pieces are firmly on this planet. At […]

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Exquisite handmade artisanal bonsai figurines

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By Meliana Salim in New Art on Friday 2 November 2012

Heir to a tradition of Penjing and trained as an aquaculture engineer, French-Vietnamese artist Giang L.S. Nguyen has been specializing in training Bonsai techniques from seedlings, cuttings, layering to grafting for more than 22 years in France.

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