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Executive Committee for Aomori EARTH2019 will hold “AGROTOPIA –WHEN LIFE BECOMES ART THROUGH LOCAL AGRICULTURE”. This exhibition introduces contemporary art works mainly and try to expand the possibility of art through local agriculture.

AOMORI EARTH2019: AGROTOPIA –WHEN LIFE BECOMES ART THROUGH LOCAL AGRICULTURE
Period 5 October – 1 December, 2019
Opening Hours 9:30-17:00(Last admission at 16:30)
Closed 28, 15 October 25, 11 November
Venue Aomori Museum of Art
  185 Chikano, Yasuta, Aomori City, Aomori 038-0021
  TEL +81 17-783-3000 FAX 017-783-5244 www.aomori-museum.jp

Admission

Adults: 1,500(1,300) yen
Senior High School and University Students: 1,000(800) yen
Elementary and Junior High School Students: Free
*Amounts in parentheses are for advance tickets or per individual for groups of 20 or more.
*Those with mental or physical disabilities and one accompanying guest are admitted free of charge.

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Where to Buy Advance Tickets

Lawson Ticket (L Code 21624), 7 Ticket, Pomit Ticket, and other ticketing agents in Aomori. *Sold until 4 October.
Aomori City: Sunroad Aomori, Narita Honten Shinmachi Store, Sakurano Department Store, 11 Co-op stores, Prefectural Office Co-op (North Building 1st Floor, East Building 1st Floor), Hamanasu Hall (Aomori Municipal Labor Mutual Aid Society), Aomori Tourist Information Center ASPAM 1st Floor Information Counter, Linkstation Hall Aomori, Gala Town Aomori West Mall, Aomori Museum of Art Museum Shop, Aomori Museum of Art 1st Floor Information Counter
Hirosaki City: Sakurano Department Store, Hirosaki University Co-op, Nakasan, Hiroro
Goshogawara City: Elm-no-Machi Shopping Center
Hachinohe City: Sakurano Department Store, Nakago Miharuya, Lapia, Hachinohe Portal Museum “hacchi”
Mutsu City: Maeda

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Exhibition Structure

Section I: Beginning from one apple

Artist: Amemiya Yosuke


  • Amemiya Yosuke《for swansong A》2018
    Image courtesy of the artist

Section II: Cultivating my land and spirit

Artist: Edo Tekirei, John Ruskin, Jean-François MILLET, Tsuneda Ken, THE EUGENE Studio, Iwana Yasutake


  • Jean-François MILLET《Men digging》1856
    Yamanashi Prefectural Museum of Art

  • Tsuneda Ken《Siesta》1939
    Tsuneda Ken Storehouse Museum

  • Iwana Yasutake《Gathering of village》2017
    courtesy of taguchi fine art

Section III: In transparent farmland

Artist: Li Binyuan, Niwa Yoshinori


  • Li Binyuan《Freedom Farming》2014
    video
    Image courtesy of the artist

  • Niwa Yoshinori《Hypnotizing Land Ownership》2019
    video
    Image courtesy of the artist

Section IV: Gathering, Making, Cultivating

Artist: Takana Koki


  • 十和田市立南小学校5年生《Apple farm in Akanuma village》1978
    Goshogawara City Board of Education

  • Takana Koki《A Pottery Produced by 5 Potters at Once (Silent Attempt)》2013
    video, potters The National Museum of Art, Tokyo Image courtesy of the artist

Section V: Unto this lively earth

Artist: Ando Shoeki, olta, Kubo Hiroko, Tsukamoto Yoshio, Asano Yuriko, Ohkojima Maki+Agros Art Project, Mihara Soichiro


  • olta《Cultivate House》2019
    Image courtesy of the artist

  • Kubo Hiroko《Contemporary Agricultural Mask》2013-19
    courtesy of the artist

  • Asano Yuriko《Sleep until fire》2019
    Image courtesy of the artists

  • Ohkojima Maki + Agros Art Project《Tomorrow’s harvest》2017-18
    Image courtesy of the artists

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