Echigo-Tsumari Art Triennale 2024(July 13 - November 10)


~July 13 - November 10 "Echigo-Tsumari Triennale 2024"~

The once-every-three-years Echigo-Tsumari Art Triennale will finally begin in July 2024. This winter in February, a performance event by Tanaka Min will be held prior to the opening of the Triennale. Please enjoy Echigo-Tsumari with tours, food, lodging and much more.

Details will be announced as soon as they are finalized.


(2)Main and sub visuals / Photographer
(3)Admission Passport
(4)Featured Artists and Artworks
(5)Echigo-Tsumari Art Field 2024 Winter
(6)How to visit(Winter 2024, Summer and Autumn 2024)
(7)Food and Stay


【Name】 Echigo-Tsumari Art Triennale 2024
 【Duration】 87 days from July 13 to November 10, 2024
【Venue】760㎢,Echigo-Tsumari Region (Tokamachi-City and Tsunan-Town, Niigata Prefecture)

【Organizers】 Echigo-Tsumari Art Triennale Executive Committee, NPO Echigo-Tsumari Satoyama Collaborative Organization, Japan Arts Council Agency for Cultural Affairs, Government of Japan
【Chairperson】 Sekiguchi Yoshifumi (Mayor of Tokamachi-City)
【Vice-chairperson】 Kuwabara Haruka (Mayaor of Tsunan-Town)
【Honorary Chairperson】Hanazumi Hideyo (Governor of Niigata Prefecture)
【General Producer】 Fukutake Soichiro (Honorary Chairman, Fukutake Foundation / Honorary Advisor, Benesse Holdings, Inc)
【General Director】 Kitagawa Fram (Art Director)
【Creative Director】 Satoh Taku (Graphic Designer)
【Offi cial Supporter Leader】 Takashima Kohey (Representative Director, CEO, Oisix ra daichi Inc.)

(2)Main and sub visuals / Photographer

Main and sub visuals

photo Kanemoto Rintaro
from left to right
First: Main visual, Scenery of Echigo-Tsumari area
Second: Sub visuals, Dominique Perrault “Pavillon / Papillon”
Third: Sub visuals, Kawaguchi Tatsuo “Time of Farm Tools”
Fourth: Sub visuals, Shimotori Kenji “Memory: Document, People of Ashidaki”


Kanemoto Rintaro

Born in Hiroshima Prefecture in 1998. Started photography as a hobby of bird watching in elementary school, and started freelancing in Tokyo in 2020. In addition to shooting for a wide range of genres including magazines, websites, and advertisements, he also produces his own work, including producing collections and holding photo exhibitions.
Kanemoto Rintaro/ Web site Instagram

(3)Admission Passport

*The passport in the photo is the previous image.

  • ETAT 2024 Passport with Tanaka Min “Ryōkan in the Snow” 
    Fee  :Adults ¥4,500、Children 6-18 ¥2,000
    Works Covered:Tanaka Min “Ryōkan in the Snow” (2024.2.23) + Echigo-Tsumari Art Triennale 2024 works (2024.7.13-11.10)
  • ETAT 2024 Passport【Advance price】
    Fee  :Adults ¥3,500、Children 6-18 ¥1,000
    Works Covered:Echigo-Tsumari Art Triennale 2024 works (2024.7.13-11.10)
  • ETAT 2024 Passport【Full price】
    Fee  :Adults ¥4,500、Children 6-18 ¥2,000
    Works Covered:Echigo-Tsumari Art Triennale 2024 works (2024.7.13-11.10

(4)Featured Artists and Artworks

The photograph is an image of the artworks.

Ma Yansong / MAD Architects "Wild bubble (tbc)"

Location:China House

Fukasawa Takafumi “Akiyamago Oakasawa Branch Project (tbc)”

Location:Former Oakasawa Branch of Tsunan Elementary School

Artists:Fukasawa Takafumi, Sato Kengo, Uchida Seira, Inoue Yui, Nagasawa Aoi, Yamamoto Koji, Matsuo Takahiro

Nikita Kadan "The Objects from Another Place"

Location:Tsunan Sanga

Ayse Erkmen “in and out”

Location:Yuyama House

“Nakago Green Land–Breath and Rebirth of Animals (tbc)”

Participate Artists:Shimada Tadayuki, Tamada Taki, Nakazato Eros, Nakamura Tadashi, Hayakawa Teppei, Murayama Tomoaki, and more
Location:Nakago Green Park
photo Hayakawa Teppei

Tanaka Min “Ryokan in the Snow”

Location:Nakago Green Park
*The performance will be held on Friday, 23 February, 2024 only
Tanaka Min”Ryokan in the Snow”
photo Ishihara Rin

(5)Echigo-Tsumari Art Field 2024 Winter

Echigo-Tsumari is full of attractions under the cover of snow! The winter program is a treasure trove of things to see, eat, and play, and will also serve as a precursor to the Echigo-Tsumari Art Triennale 2024, scheduled to be held from July.

Upper left:Matsudai NOHBUTAI Snow Activities
Upper right:Yukimi Gozen(A meal prepared by local mothers in the village)
Lower left:Echigo-Matsudai Satoyama Shokudo
Lower right:Museum on Echigo-Tsumari, MonET Snow Playground

(6)How to visit(Winter 2024, Summer and Autumn 2024)

Official tours will be operated in the winter of 2024 and in the summer and fall of 2024! In winter, we will offer tours where you can taste the Echigo-Tsumari region’s Echigo-Tsumari cuisine and experience Japanese culture. In summer/autumn 2024, we plan to operate several tours where you can enjoy many works from the Echigo-Tsumari Art Triennale 2024.

Image of Yukimi Gozen (local mothers serve winterized food)

With a guide

(7)Food and Stay

Enjoy dining and lodging in a facility with artwork. We offer exclusive cuisine using a wide variety of local ingredients. Enjoy a variety of exquisite dishes.

photo Yanagi Ayumi
Echigo-Matsudai Satoyama Shokudo

Abandoned houses transformed into artworks as well as closed schools are available for staying overnight as accommodations.


Date and time July 13 - November 10 ※Closed on Tuesdays and Wednesdays except holidays

【Venue】 760km2, Echigo-Tsumari Region (Tokamachi-City and
Tsunan-Town, Niigata Prefecture)

Admission Price will vary (special ticket and single entry ticket will be available)
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