About the artwork

Soil turns into pottery through chemical reaction when it passes a certain temprature. The artist puts soils in tile form taken from Tokoname-city, Aichi prefecture where he is from and Toakamchi-city, Niigata prefecture where the festival is held into fire at differet tempratures from 600℃ to 1200℃ and presents overview of how soil transforms into pottery.


Artwork no. T287
Production year 2015
Area Tokamachi
Village Sukuno
Venue Soil Museum (1368 Higashishimogumi, Tokamachi-city, Niigata Prefecture)
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