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The Portland Japanese Garden doesn’t take the passive approach. Instead, active and present is how the garden hopes to interact with its public. Most notably, its newly appointed garden curator, Sadafumi Uchiyama, adopts an invigoratingly engaged stance. The creation of the garden curator position and Uchiyama’s appointment in October 2008 was part of the process by the Portland Japanese Garden to fulfill a cohesive vision for the garden. “Another name for my position,” Uchiyama likes to say, “is ‘the vision keeper.’”
Part of what Uchiyama does is to define the garden and make certain that its integrity remains intact. But it goes deeper than that. Uchiyama, who has interacted with the garden since he moved to Portland in 1995, strives to hone how the garden speaks to its public. And he’s hoping that the garden can communicate on a very down-to-earth level.
So, rather than the typical intangibles connected with a Zen sort of space, Uchiyama talks in truisms. Though spirituality drips from every bough in this 5.5-acre venue, discovering it is best done without too much prompting. Thus Uchiyama doesn’t dive deeply into the garden’s spiritual message when he speaks to visitors, and he skips suggestions of how you should react to the five meticulously manicured spaces that compose this landscape not far from Portland’s more-concrete persona. Instead, he shares informed and insightful observations of how nature and plants interplay, and chronicles the duties of those who maintain the garden, challenging visitors to be attentive to the surroundings. Then he weaves that into the greater confluence of Japanese tradition before letting you loose to explore the landscape personally.
And before you know it, you’ve found your own way to seeing the waves of the ocean carved in a black pine and the promise of eternal life in the trip of water over stone. Water, stone, and plants are the great combination in Japanese garden design.