Amamizukoshi Tower

29 Apr-8 May (everyday), 9 May - 13 Nov (except Tue & Wed)
Photo by MIYAMOTO Takenori + SENO Hiromi

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About the artwork

Pottery pieces containing local clay were piled onto an 8-meter tall, 1.6-meter diameter tower made of iron. The small pottery pieces included a mix of those made by approximately 50 local villagers during a workshop as well as those created by the artist himself. Workshop participants were asked to create pieces out of their own imaginations based on the theme, “the shape of the earth.” The local villagers planted flowers near the tower turning it into a landmark connected to its surroundings.

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Artwork no. Y068
Production year 2009
Opening hours Daytime
Admission Please purchase ETAT Passport to view the artworks.
Area Matsunoyama
Village Amamizukoshi
Open dates 29 Apr-8 May (everyday), 9 May - 13 Nov (except Tue & Wed)
Venue Tokachi City, Matsuyama, Toshikoshi Daishi Kogen
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