Sun Child (サン•チャイルド)

March 11, 2012 marked the one year anniversary of the Tohoku Earthquake and became the opening date for the statue ‘Sun Child’ or ‘Taiyo no Ko’ in Japanese.

Sun Child (サン•チャイルド)

Featuring a boy wearing a radiation suit with helmet removed sporting minor facial abrasions and sores. The monument can be seen in front of the Minami Ibaraki Station (南茨木駅の前). Not the Tohoku Ibaraki, but Osaka Prefecture’s Ibaraki which is situated between Osaka and Kyoto.