The 14th Abiko International Open-Air Art Exhibition

The 15th Abiko International Open-Air Art Exhibition

<From the organizer>

This art project is open-air art exhibition that is made by artists and citizens with the art camp program.
The art camp place is in Abiko-city. This city is standing about 50km far from Tokyo. This art project is formed art symposium, open art working, and the art exhibition. In the art symposium, each artist makes a presentation about his / her artwork to understand each other. During the period of open art working, the artists make artwork in the forest with citizen volunteers and communicate with the audience. And also outreach programs are held with local schools and institutions in Abiko-city to encourage the direct communication and understanding between the artists and citizens.

Date
<Art Symposium> 13-26 Oct. 2012
<Open Art Working> 20-26 Oct. 2012
<Exhibition> 27 Oct. - 11 Nov. 2012
Venue
Fusa grove for residents, Aijima Art Center, Aijima grove, Miyanomori park, and some places around Fusa area
Participate artists
<Japan>
Mihoko Ishikawa, Tomoko Ueno, Michiyoshi Oikawa, OZ / Yamaguchi Keisuke, Itsuwo Kaneko, Kazunori Koyama, Takehiro Shibuya, Harumi Shimazu, Tadayuki Shimada, Kenji Someya, Tatsunori Fujii, Yoshiya Honma, Minako Matsueda, Yoko Matsubara

<Other countries>
Dieter Kunz (Germany/UK), Stefan Sakic (Germany/Austria), Armando Gomez (Mexico), Padungsak Kochsomrong (Thai), Emil Dobriban (Romania), Richard Annely (UK), Beni Altmueller (Austria), Deborah Charles (US)

The 15th Abiko International Open-Air Art Exhibition website
http://abikoe.com/12/2012aioe.html

The 14th Abiko International Open-Air Art Exhibition


The 15th Abiko International Open-Air Art Exhibition brochure
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Related program

Workshop with pupils

Date
24 Sep. 2012 (working), 22 Oct. 2012 (Exhibition)

Venue
Fusa elementary school and Fusa east elementary school

Participate artist
Yoko Matsubara

Pre event concert

Date
26 Oct. 2012

Venue
Kohokuchiku kominkan hall

Participate artists
Yumiko Okawa (piano), Hanako Hiraishi (cello)

Opening Ceremony

Date
27 Oct. 2012

Venue
Aijima Art Center
www.aijima.jp

Lecture hiking (Artist talk)

Date
27 Oct., 4 Nov. 2012

Venue
Exhibition spaces

Participate artists
all artists

Organization

Abiko Open-Air Art Exhibition Committee

In July 1998, Abiko open-air art exhibition committee.by Citizens and artists organized. This committee has a purpose to inform to very important nature and culture to citizens. This theme is smelling of fresh forest, water and culture and is making the art project every year. This committee is making the art project by himself. This committee uses the citizens' owner project system to change of consciousness.

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