The Setouchi Triennale 2016 is calling for site-specific art proposals using the characteristics of each venue.

Setouchi Triennale 2016

DEADLINE NOTE: the period for submission of applications opens on 24 February and closes on 10 March 2015. 


1)  Site-specific works

  1. Works using the piers
  2. Works with the theme of the island’s nature and history
  3. Works using the alleys and streets
  4. Works using the island’s vacant house

(2) Site-specific performances and events (projects including residency available as their theme.)

(3) Food project (using local ingredients and containing collaboration with local people.)

(4) Other: Open proposals

Eligibility and application details:

  • Applicant Qualification:Any person that understands the aims of the Setouchi Triennale.
  • Application Period:Tuesday, February 24, 2015 through Tuesday, 10 March. – NOTE: Applications must arrive no later than 17h on the 10th March. Personal delivery of applications is not allowed.
  • Number of Selected Proposals:10 to 40 (the number of selection is subject to circumstances)
  • Application Procedures: Please prepay the application fee, and submit the documents that are stipulated in this guideline.

Download guidelines here.

Spring : March 20th [Sun] – April 17th [Sun]
Summer : July 18th [Mon] – September 4th [Sun]
Autumn : October 8th [Sat] – November 6th [Sun]
Total Days Held : 108

12 islands of the Seto Inland Sea + Takamatsu and Uno
Naoshima / Teshima / Megijima / Ogijima / Shodoshima / Oshima /
Inujima / Shamijima [Spring Only] / Honjima [Autumn Only] /
Takamijima [Autumn Only] / Awashima [Autumn Only] /
Ibukijima [Autumn Only] / Takamatsu and Uno port

Organizer | Setouchi Triennale Executive Committee
Chairperson | Keizo Hamada [Governor of Kagawa Prefecture]
Honory President | Takeki Manabe [Former Governor of Kagawa Prefecture]
General Producer | Soichiro Fukutake [Chairman, Fukutake Foundation]
General Director | Fram Kitagawa [Art Director]

Image Courtesy Setouchi Triennale.

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