Come and play at the new exhibitions this summer at KINARE and Matsudai Nohbutai

NEWSPosted : August 7, 2019

We are pleased to announce the launch of two summer exhibitions, "Splish Splash Fair" at KINARE and "Beautiful embroideries and colouring in of satoyama of Matsudai" at Matsudai Nohbutai.

At Echigo-Tsumari Satoyama Museum of Contemporary Art, KINARE, there are several artworks that you can experience and play such as ”Para-fu-ku" presented by Akira Higashi, "Water Village" by Rintaro and Yu Hara, or go on a standing boat "SUP" in the pond where Leandro Elrich's artwork "Palimpsest: pond of sky" is. YORIKO presents "Collaboration Sweet Stall in summer" offers frozen ice which helps visitors cool down.

"Para-fu-ku" presented by Akira Higash


"Water Village" by Rintaro and Yu Hara


"Collaboration Sweet Stall in summer" by YORIKO

Splish Splash Fair
Venue: Echigo-Tsuari Satoyama Museum of Contemporary Art, KINARE
Duration: Saturday 27 July - Sunday 1 September 2019
※ Closed on Wednesday (except for 14 August 2019)
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Colouring-in featuring landscape and living creatures of Satoyma are on display at Matsudai Nohbutai. Visitors are also invited to join stamp-rally to collect stamps as they explore artworks in Joyama area. There is a guided walk by local villagers to experience picking up summer vegetables, too.

Matsudai Nohbutai: Beautiful embroideries and colouring in of satoyama of Matsudai
Venue: Matsudai Nohbutai
Duration: Saturday 3 August - Monday 23 September 2019
※ Closed on Wednesday (except for 14 August 2019)
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Photo by Osamu nakamura