Salt Labyrinth
Arts and Medicine

Salt Labyrinth

Motoi Yamamoto

Ishikawa, Japan

Correspondence to: Motoi Yamamoto. Kodatsuno 1-5-1, #703 Kanazawa, Ishikawa 920-0942, Japan. Email:

Submitted May 07, 2015. Accepted for publication May 11, 2015.

doi: 10.3978/j.issn.2223-3652.2015.05.05

Using ordinary table salt, artist Motoi Yamamoto created “Labyrinth” on site at Bellevue Arts Museum over a 1-week period (February 27 to March 4, 2012) for the exhibition “Making Mends” on view March 1 to May 27, 2012 (Figure 1).

Figure 1 LABYRINTH, Salt, 5 m × 14 m, Making Mends/Bellevue Arts Museum, USA, March to May, 2012.

For more information of the artworks, please visit the artist website:

The artist has permitted Cardiovascular Diagnosis and Therapy to use Figure 1 as the cover of the journal in issue Vol. 5, No. 3 (June 2015).


Disclosure: The author declares no conflict of interest.

Cite this article as: Yamamoto M. Salt Labyrinth. Cardiovasc Diagn Ther 2015;5(3):248. doi: 10.3978/j.issn.2223-3652.2015.05.05

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