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Leandro Erlich

Artwork No. mg09

Little Shops on the Island "Laundry"

Old houses have been turned into quirky little shops such as a hair salon and laundromat, making life more convenient for the islanders and entertaining visitors. These distinctive yet useful works turn the area into a “little shop” theme park.


A laundromat where fantasy and reality merge

A surreal laundromat appears as part of the Little Shops on the Island Project. A video installation of washers with rotating laundry covers one wall. On the opposite wall are real coin-operated washers and dryers through which people can interact with the work. Fantasy and reality merge together in the same space, confusing viewers.

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Hours 9:20-16:30
Closed Exhibition Period 2019~
Admission 1,200yen( Included 10 artworks: mg08, mg09, mg11,mg20-mg26) Washing:500yen, Drying:100yen
Notes Owned by: Fukutake Foundation

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