Prior to the opening of Yokohama Triennale, a contemporary art festival held once every three years in Yokohama City, on the 4th, The work has been released.
"Yokohama Triennale" is held every three years by Yokohama City and other places in order to promote international exchange through art, and this year, the Yokohama Museum of Art and so on are held at the venue about the artists around the world 40 pairs of works are on exhibition.
Among them, the entrance pillars of the museum exhibit works from China born in Germany with approximately 800 life jackets affixed by artists. What is actually worn by refugees from the Middle East when they crossed Europe by ship is being used and messages for refugee problems are put in it.
Another venue also displayed objects with glowing eyes that imaged "Godzilla" at the center of the stacked rubble, and images of atomic bomb dropping and nuclear tests were displayed in the eyes It is.
Director Miki Akiko who was in charge of the composition of the entire exhibition said, "Although divisions are seen in various places in the current world situation, I would like you to have opportunities to feel various values from the work and deepen understanding," I was talking.
"Yokohama Triennale" will be held from 4th to 5th November at three venues at the Yokohama Museum of Art, Yokohama Red Brick Warehouse No.1 and Yokohama City Open Port Memorial Hall.