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Art Arises From Snow-Covered Tokyo

Written by Keiko Tanaka On 11 February 2014 @ 15:32 pm | No Comments

In Arts & Culture, East Asia, Good News, Humor, Japan, Japanese, Photography, Quick Reads

The heaviest snowfall in 45 years hit Tokyo over the weekend. The unusual amount of snow triggered traffic accidents, killing 11 and injuring thousands [1], and travel was disrupted across the country.

However, amid the cold and white, some used the snow to create beautiful, fun and sometimes strange artwork. RocketNews24 has compiled [2] photos that were taken and shared by Japanese Twitter users.

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[1] killing 11 and injuring thousands: http://www.weather.com/news/snow-tokyo-20140210

[2] compiled: http://en.rocketnews24.com/2014/02/10/record-snowfall-in-tokyo-means-awesome-snowman-photos-on-twitter/

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