Ariel

Open
Throughout the year / Closed on Tue & Wed except holidays
Photo Kioku Keizo
Photo Kioku Keizo

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About the artwork

The artwork is created by taking inspirations from Ariel, the airy spirit which appears in William Shakespeare’sThe Tempet. Two mechanical puppets made of parachute cloth move as the drums on the pedestal beat a rhythm. Unexpected scene will appear in front of your eyes as an air actuator sends air to make random wind blow.

 #1 “Air and sound”  / Site-Specific Artists in Echigo-Tsumari / Interviewed by Fram Kitagawa

Video Shooting : Yamaoka Nobutaka (Film Director)

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Artwork no. T411
Production year 2021
Opening hours 10:00~17:00(~18:00 29-Apr ~ 13-Nov)
Admission Please purchase the Museum on Echigo-Tsumari, MonET Entrance Fee 1,000JPY / 1200 JPY (the ETAT Period) / 1500JPY (when the special exhibition is held at the pond during the ETAT) or ETAT Passport to view the artworks.
Area Tokamachi
Village MonET
Open dates Throughout the year / Closed on Tue & Wed except holidays
Venue Museum on Echigo-Tsumari, MonET(6-1, Honmachi, Tokamachi-city, Niigata Prefecture)
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