2019.09.13 Painting Workshop by Katsuhiko Hibino "Ototoi-maru"

“Project for the Museum of Seabed Inquiry Ship in Setouchi” that imagines an invisible and nearby world called underwater, has started in 2010.
Katsuhiko Hibino will hold a workshop to paint an art museum ship “Ototoi-maru” before the opening of the Setouchi Triennale 2019 Autumn season (September 28th to November 4th).

From 10 am on Sunday, September 22, 2019
* When it rains, it will be postponed from 10 am on 23rd September (Monday, National holiday).

Nio Marina (918-12 Nio, Nio-cho, Mitoyo City, Kagawa)

Participating fee

20 people

Things to bring that day
Comfortable clothes and drinks
* Because this is the outside workshop, so please bring a hat etc against direct sunlight.

The art museum ship "Ototoi-maru" was released at the 2013 Triennale and items hoisted up from the seabed were exhibited inside of the ship. Before the exhibition in Awashima for Triennale Autumn season, re-coating of the bottom of the ship and painting will be held.

Contact / Application
Setouchi Triennale Mitoyo City Executive Committee Office (Mitoyo City Tourism Exchange Section)
TEL: 0875-73-3013
Reception hours: Monday to Friday 8:30 to 17:15 (Deadline: 20th September, Friday)

Katsuhiko Hibino
In addition to holding numerous solo and group exhibitions both in Japan and overseas, he is active in a wide range of fields, including public art and stage art. In recent years, many art projects and workshops have been held in various places by making use of the characteristics of participants and each area.

Major works and exhibitions
Artistic Director of Roppongi Art Night (Tokyo)
Tohoku Earthquake reconstruction support "HEART MARK ♥ VIEWING" (All of Japan)
"Asia DAIHYO" (Dazaifu Tenmangu Shrine Fukuoka)
Echigo-Tsumari Art Field, Echigo-Tsumari Art Triennale 2003 “Day After Tomorrow Newspaper Culture Division, Day After Tomorrow Morning Glory Project” (Niigata)
The 46th Venice Biennale (Italy)

Major Awards
1999 Mainichi Design Award Grand Prix
1983 30th Tokyo Directors Club ADC Award
1983 1st Japan Illustration Exhibition Grand Prix
1982 3rd Japan Graphic Exhibition Grand Prize

2019.09.11 News of “Performing Arts / Event Program for Autumn”

Various events and workshops will be held at each ports and islands during the fall season, which starts from 28th September (Sat).

We have made the pamphlet “Performing Arts and Event Program for Autumn” that summarizes the events and workshops during the fall season.

The specific time and fee which is undecided will be announced on the official website after that has been decided.

Please click here for event calendar.

“Performing Arts / Event Program for Autumn”

2019.08.30 The advance ticket of the official event (Autumn session) will be on sale.

At Setouchi Triennale 2019, various events will be held during the triennale. This time, we will inform you that reservations and sales of advance tickets will start from September 4 (Wed).

The event

1 【Honjima】Baby-pee「The Río de la Plata ―Traveling Theatre

September 28 (Sat), 29 (Sun) 14: 30-16: 10 (Open 14:00)
The vacant land next to Shinzaike beach
Drawing on interviews and records of emigrants from Kagawa to South America, and based on the Noh play Sumida River, this work tells the story of Plata River.
Advance ticket ¥1,000 (Today's ticket: ¥1,500, Passport holder: ¥1,300, elementary school to high school students: ¥ 800 [both advance ticket and today's ticket])
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Eplus, Peatix

2 【Teshima】Neon・Dance「Puzzle Creature - Island Encounter

Photo: Camilla Greenwell

September 28 (Sat), 29 (Sun) 14: 00-15: 00 (Open 13:30)
Ko beach
In 2018, a premiere was performed at Echigo-Tsumari Kamigo Clove Theater and caused a sensation in Europe. And this time, this work is upgraded for the Setouchi Triennale. Inspired by the artist Shusaku Arakawa + Madeline Gins's world, in particular, the final chapter of the Gins's work "Helen Keller or Shusaku Arakawa", "Critical Beach", dancers crosses time, space and multiple horizons freely.
Advance ticket ¥ 2,000 (Today's ticket: ¥ 2,500, Passport holder: ¥ 2,300, elementary school to high school students: ¥ 1,000 [both advance ticket and today's ticket])
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3 【Shodoshima】Kagawa university × Shodoshima Dream Project「What makes an Island? - A theatrical analysis of Shodoshima.

September 28 (Sat), 29 (Sun) 17: 30-18: 45
Hitoyama Rural Kabuki Stage
As a project to unravel the past and present Shodoshima, and to study the future Shodoshima through theatrical performances, following the Nakayama Rural Kabuki stage in the summer session, the performance title "Konjaku story of frog pond" will be performed at Hitoyama Rural Kabuki stage.
Advance ticket ¥ 1,500 (Today's ticket: ¥ 2,000, Passport holder: ¥ 1,800, elementary school to high school students: ¥ 1,000 [both advance ticket and today's ticket])
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4【Yashima / Shikoku Village】Safari P " Le Grand Cahier "

October 5 (Sat), 19: 00-20: 30 (open 18:30)
Shikoku Village and Shodoshima Rural Kabuki Stage
The twins evacuated to their grandmother's house during the war faced human ugliness, sadness, and the absurdity of the world. What was the action taken by twins when their father came to visit them at the end of the war? The original novel, knitted in a simple style, become a stage with unique physical movements and speeches.
Advance ticket ¥ 2,000 (Today's ticket: ¥ 2,500, Passport holder: ¥ 2,300, elementary school to high school students: ¥ 1,000 [both advance ticket and today's ticket])
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5 【Awashima】 Setouchi Girl's Theater “ The story of Setouchi―Awashima ed.ー "

Photo: Shintaro Miyawaki

October 5 (Sat), 12 (Sat), 19 (Sat), 26 (Sat), November 2 (Sat)
10: 00-11: 30
12: 15-13: 45
* Perform twice a day
* Reception opens at Suda Port 30 minutes before each performance.
Around Awashima Marine Memorial Hall
Performers were chosen by audition for “Setouchi Girl's Theater”. Incorporating interviews with the graduates of Awashima Marine School and research in Awashima, expanded imaginations and produced a “Awashima Marine School Story” by workshop style. This is a tour-typed drama and a story is developed in Japan's first maritime school.
Advance ticket ¥ 2,500 (Today's ticket: ¥ 3,000, Passport holder: ¥ 2,800, elementary school to high school students: ¥ 1,500 [both advance ticket and today's ticket])
* Meals included
Sales counter

How to purchase
(1) Buy online (Eplus, Peatix)
Access the following URL from a PC, mobile phone, or smartphone and search for “Setouchi Triennale”.
◎ Eplus:
◎ Petics:

(2) Other
➢ Advance tickets for 4 Safari / P “Le Grand Cahier” can be purchased in Shikoku Village.
➢ From September 28 (Sat), the advance ticket will be on sale at the Takamatsu Port General Information Center on the first floor of the Takamatsu Port Passenger Terminal Building.

Click here for the event calendar.

2019.08.27 The advance ticket of Amuse" SETOUCHI THE MOVIE" will be on sale from 1st Sep.

About the event produced by amuse SETOUCHI THE MOVIE , we will inform you that online sales of advance tickets will start from 1st September(Sun).

The event

Showing date
September 28th (Sat), 29th (Sun)
October 1st (Tue), 2nd (Wed), 4th (Fri), 5th (Sat), 6th (Sun), 8th (Tue), 9th (Wed) , 11 (Fri), 22 (Tue), 23 (Wed), 25 (Fri), 26 (Sat), 27 (Sun), 29 (Tue), 30 (Wed)
November 1st (Friday), 2nd (Sat), 3rd (Sun)

18: 10-18: 30 (Reception 17:50)

Naoshima Hall (696-1 Naoshima-cho, Kagawa-gun, Kagawa Prefecture)

Directed by Yokichi Osato (Chairman of Amuse INC.). A documentary film created on the stage of myth of Japan “Setouchi”, a place where people and cultures have come and gone since ancient times. Although there were times of the negative legacy due to modernization, attention is now focused on the movement to enrich the region through art. Draw a wish for peace from SETOUCHI to the world. The film is projected using the ceiling of the Naoshima Hall as a screen, and you can lie down and watch it.

The general public: Advance ticket ¥ 1,000 (Today's ticket: ¥ 1,500, Triennale passport holder ¥ 1,000),
Elementary school to high school students: ¥ 800 (advance and today's ticket)
Preschoolers: Free

Sales counter
Advance ticket: Peatix, Today's ticket: reception desk on the day

How to buy
Buy online (Peatix)
Access the following URL from a PC, mobile phone or smartphone.
* Online sales are available only for advance ticket.
* Please purchase today's ticket at the reception desk on the day.

Amuse INC.
Amuse INC. is a comprehensive entertainment company that creates a culture with many artists such as Southern All Stars and Perfume. They continue to create good-quality entertainment that everyone can share joy and excitement.

2019.08.27 The artists and projects participating in the Setouchi Triennale 2019

Regarding the artists and projects participating in the Setouchi Triennale 2019 that were announced on July 18th, 2019, the names of some of the new works that will be exhibited since the fall season have been added or changed, so we will inform you as shown in the attached “Setouchi Triennale 2019 Participating Artists and Projects”.

At present, the number of artists and projects participating in the Setouchi Triennale 2019 is 230 from 32 countries and regions.

Information material

Setouchi Triennale 2019 Participating Artists and Projects