Farther Memory is Chiharu Shiota‘s contribution to the Setouchi International Art Festival 2010. It was available for viewing until last month in the village of Kō on Teshima. It recently closed along with other Art Setouchi’s artworks. I’m really not sure whether it will reopen this coming Spring
Il Vento (“The Wind” in Italian), also known as Was du liebst, bringt dich auch zum weinen (“What you like makes you cry” in German) is an interesting artwork/building/restaurant in Ieura on Teshima. It was designed by German artist Tobias Rehberger for the Setouchi International Art Festival 2010. At first,
Noe Aoki‘s Particles in the Air
I think these two pictures summarize perfectly one of the things I really like on Teshima. You are in the countryside, but with an amazing view on the Seto Inland Sea at the same time.
Tengu at the Karato Matsuri on Teshima
Farther Memory by Chiharu Shiota is the only remaining Art Setouchi artwork in the village of Kō on Teshima. This installation is located in the former village’s community building. About 600 window frames were gather from abandoned houses all over the island to make the artwork. The resulting tunnel that goes across the building