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(Last entry 16:30) 
*Opening hours may be shortened during the winter season.
[Permanent exhibition] Adult 1000 JPY, Children under 15 years old 500 JPY

[Special exhibition (including permanent exhibition) ] Adult 1200 JPY, Children under 15 years old 600 JPY
Closed Tue & Wed
*If Tuesday and Wednesday are consecutive holidays, the next business day is closed)
*Closed for year-end and New Year's holidays 27 Dec, 2022-4 Jan, 2023
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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