Setouchi: the Seto Inland Sea, its islands and coastal areas.

Morning Dew in Rice Field

Morning Dew in Rice Field

  Here is what the rice field near my apartment looks like in the morning these days:     Ok, I’m lying a little bit, I didn’t take this picture recently at all. However, I took it exactly a year ago, so the field actually...

Beyond the Border - Tide

Beyond the Border – Tide

  This week, one of the most moving artworks of the Setouchi Triennale 2016 was dismantled, and it made me really sad. Sure, it never was meant to be permanent, it’s somewhat short lifespan was actually part of the whole point, but I don’t know,...

megijima-treehouse

Megijima’s Tree-house

    Fun fact: did you know that there is a tree-house on Megijima? And a rather nice looking one. I don’t know anything about it except that it dates from at least 2013 if not earlier. Actually if you’re reading this and now more than...

tanya-preminger-stratums-shamijima-1

Tanya Preminger’s Stratums on Shamijima

  Today, we’re briefly revisiting a permanent artwork dating from 2013 and that is located on Shamijima. This is Tanya Preminger‘s Stratums :     For some reason, I do have a some spot for this work. Maybe because, it’s the best kind of land art…...

ogi-school-pss40-slippers

Memory of a (free?) Festival

  Just two almost random pictures today. First, some rather rare Setouchi Triennale 2016 memorabilia:     Yes, some slippers from Ogi School PSS40. They were kindly given by Shiraishi-san (shortly after the picture I took in the previous post). Not sure if I’m gonna...