Super high-resolution human-size photographs—life-size

Throughout the year / Closed on Tue except holidays
Photo by Nakamura Osamu

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About the artwork

This was an exhibition of photographs of insects enlarged to human size. The artist collected local insects and worked on the project over the course of one year. Parts that are invisible to the naked eye showed up vividly, such as the details of a dragonfly’s wings or the scales of a butterfly, allowing visitors to grasp the beauty and variety of figures. Facing the creatures on an equal footing in nature provides a new viewpoint towards the nature that surrounds us.

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Artwork no. Y041
Production year 2006
Opening hours 9:00-17:00
Admission Please purchase the Individual Ticket JPY 500 (Kyororo Fee) or ETAT Passport to view the artworks.
Closed 11~15 Jul - 19~21 Oct
Area Matsunoyama
Village Kyororo
Open dates Throughout the year / Closed on Tue except holidays
Venue kyororo(1712-2, Matsuguchi, Matsunoyama, Tokamachi-City, Niigata)
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