Press Release


2019.09.25 New artwork ( Shodoshima)

One of the participating artists and projects in Setouchi Triennale 2019, the following artwork was added on Shodoshima, and as shown in the attached "Setouchi Triennale 2019 Participated Artists and Projects", participating artists and projects are in 32 countries and regions from 215 works 35 events (as of September 25).
As a result, 25 new works will be released and 3 exhibitions will be changed from the fall season.

Location | Shodoshima (Olive farm, 26-221, Nouma, Shodoshima-cho)
Artist | Yuma Matsumoto + Wara Art JAPAN
Title | Leftover
Work number | sd 39

A 7.5m long and 4m high pig made of straw appears in the olive field.
It symbolizes the “remnants of food production” called olive porks, which feeds on strained lees of olive oil and rice straw after harvesting.

Please see the details from the artwork page.

Photo: Reference "Straw Japanese Zodiac Exhibition" (Iwamuro Onsen, Niigata City)

"Setouchi Triennale 2019 Participated Artists and Projects" (Japanese)