Force

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

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About the artwork

Black silicone oil liquid transforms into the countless number of threads which keep falling from the ceiling to the floor. The silicone oil is constantly pulled vertically by the gravity and forms a black puddle on the floor. This installation transfixes viewers’ perspective in-between time, space and materials and invites them to observe the visualised mode of gravity.

【Sponsored by Yoshida Koichiro】
【Collaborated by Sandwich Inc.,  SCAI THE BATHHOUSE,  NISSILI CO.,LTD. 】

 #1 “How the artwork “Force” was created”  / Site-Specific Artists in Echigo-Tsumari / Interviewed by Fram Kitagawa

Video Shooting : Yamaoka Nobutaka (Film Director)

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Artwork no. T415
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 Honcho, Tokamachi-city, Niigata)
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