Echigo-Tsumari Art Field

Echigo-Tsumari Art Field 2019 Winter “SNOWART”

Saturday 19 Janurary - Sunday 24 March 2019

posted December 4, 2018
SNOWART is a special programme we have been running in winter to highlight the beauty of snow country through art. In addition to the long-waited Echigo-Tsumari Snow Fireworks, we will be pleased to open Katakuri House in winter for the first time. We look forward to providing unforgettable unique experience in snow this winter.

|Programme|

(1) Echigo-Tsumari Snow Fireworks / Gift for Frozen Village 2019

Participating artist: Kyota Takahashi
Saturday 2 March 2019
Atema Kogen Resort, Belnatio
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(2) "SNOWART2019 Official Tour": join the official guided tour to see Snow Fireworks

Join a special guided tour to see artworks in snow opening exclusive to the tour participants and enjoy meeting with locals as you eat special dish, "yukimigozen".

[Stay overnight]Depart on 2 Mar "SNOWART2019 Official Guided Tour" (100 people only)

From Sat 2 - Sun 3 Mar 2019. Click ≫here for details.

[Day-trip]Sat 2 Mar "Day trip to enjoy SNOWART and Echigo-Tsumari Snow Fireworks"

Sat 2 Mar 2019. Click ≫here for details.

(3) Experience life in the snow country in Akiyamago in the peak of winter at Katakuri House

Eat dinner in a kamakura space created by shadow pictures and join walking in the ishigakida (stone terraced rice field) covered by snow with local guide.
Fridays and Saturdays from Friday 18 January to Sunday 10 March 2019
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(4) Snowy Wonderland at Echigo-Tsumari Satoyama Museum of Contemporary Art, KINARE

Experience artworks including a 3-D parinting in the shape of slide reflecting snow, Kotatsu-car to keep yourself warm as you pedal, and workshop to make "chinkoro". The popular artwork will be unveiled from snow. Click ≫here for details.
Participating artists: Misa Funai, Takafumi Fukasawa, YORIKO
From Saturday 19 January - Sunday 24 March 2019

(5) Matsudai Nohbutai: “a very large room for art/book: reading, making, thinking” and Satoyama Snow Activities

Enjoy the world of art books or local seasnal delicacies inside or warm up as you join activities in snow outside.

“a very large room for art/book: reading, making, thinking”

Saturday 19 January - Sunday 24 March 2019
Participating artist: edition nord and friends
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Satoyama Snow Activities

10:00-15:00 on Saturday 23, Sunday 24 February, Saturday 2, Sunday 3 March 2019
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A winter exhibition at Matsudai History Museum 2019: “Winter play and tools”

Saturday 19 January - Sunday 24 March 2019
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(6) Other programmes

A special exhibition at Kyororo: Hanagoyomi

Under the theme of "hanagoyomi", seasonal changes of flowers in Satoyama, the exhibition highlights diversity of plants in the snowy country and introduces the beauty and secret of familiar flowers and their relation to our life.
Till Sunday 30 June 2019
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"House of Light" by James Turrell

The artwork is open to the public during the day. Don't miss out experiencing the program of light when you visit.
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Event Information

Dates

Saturday, January 19 2019 -
Sunday, March 24 2019

Location

Echigo-Tsumari Region
Echigo-Tsumari Satoyama Museum of Contemporary Art, KINARE, NUNAGAWA Campus, Atema Kogen Resort, Belnatio and more

Cost

Echigo-Tsumari Art Field 2019 Winter special ticket: Adult JPY2000 / Children age between 7 and 15 JPY1000

Ticket with Snow Fireworks: Adult JPY3000 / Children age between 7 and 15 JPY1200

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