Photo:Hiroshi Sugimoto

Photo:Hiroshi Sugimoto


Hiroshi Sugimoto

Artwork No. na12-B

Art House Project "Go'o Shrine"

Designed by Hiroshi Sugimoto

Glass stairs connect an underground stone chamber to the shrine above, uniting two worlds.
*Go’o Shrine can be visited at any time

Art House Project
The Art House Project restores traditional Naoshima houses, temples and shrines and transforms them into art spaces. Located in a ‘living’ district, they are interwoven with memories of a time when these dwellings were homes. The project began in 1998, and seven buildings are currently open to the public.

Art Information

Artwork Location Naoshima Honmura
Hours 10:00–16:30
※The shrine (main hall and worship hall) can be visited for wiewing at any time.
Closed Monday | *Open on Mondays for national holidays but closed the next day.
Admission General admission (all six Art House Project buildings except Kinza) 1,030 yen (1,050 yen from October 1st, 2019.)| Single admission (except Kinza) 410 yen (420 yen from October 1st, 2019.)| *15 years and under free | Kinza is reservation-only
Notes Management: Benesse Holdings, Inc., Naoshima Cultural Village Co., Ltd. | Benesse Art Site Naoshima Website>




Benesse House Area