Several years ago, I remember that there was an old farmer who had this rice field along this road. He was already age 70 or 80. If he passes away (or already did?) no one would remember or this road.



About the artwork

Road improvement makes traffic faster and more convinient whereas streets in the mountainous area which have been fundamental infrastructure to villages over generations disappear, The artist will present artworks under the theme of “disappearing road” at one of the streets as well as at Echigo-Tsumari Satoyama Museum of Contemporary Art, KINARE.


Artwork no. T327
Production year 2015
Area Tokamachi
Village Mizusawa
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