Well, it’s not because the Setouchi Triennale 2016 is over that it’s too late for a few more interviews of the artists that took part in it, is it? Recently, Esther Stocker and I exchanged a few e-mails about it, and she kindly answered a...
Category: Setouchi Triennale 2016
The Setouchi Triennale 2016 is held over three sessions, Spring (March 20 – April 17), Summer (July 18 – September 4) and Fall (October 8 – November 6) on 12 islands of the Seto Inland Sea in the Prefectures of Kagawa and Okayama, as well as in the ports of Takamatsu and Uno.
The twelve islands are:
Below you will find all the posts, articles and pictures pertaining to the Triennale. Enjoy.
The Setouchi Triennale 2016 ended two and half months ago. It’s winter. Most remaining artworks are closed until the Spring. Preparations for the Setouchi Triennale 2019 are no more than some thoughts and ideas at the moment. However, I was given some documents debriefing the...
First of all, I want to wish everyone a very happy new year 2017. The blog is returning to its regular “schedule” after a small break (actually I didn’t “abandon” for the past couple of weeks, I did some behind the scenes changes which, I...
Good news! I went to Takamatsu Sunport last week (I can’t believe I hadn’t really been since the end of the Setouchi Triennale) and Lin Shuen Long‘s amazing artwork, Beyond the Border – the Ocean is still standing. I wasn’t sure what would...
An old lady and her Onba on Ogijima.
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,...
It’s been quite a while since I last treated you with a picture of Shinji Ohmaki‘s Liminal Air – Core – located in Takamatsu Sunport. So, here is one. Fun fact: just after taking the picture, I hoped on the boat right behind,...
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…...