Setouchi: the Seto Inland Sea, its islands and coastal areas.

Hanami in Ritsurin Garden

  The cherry blossoms have come and gone. For some reason this year they seemed more beautiful than usual. Or maybe it simply was because the weather was amazing, so I spent more time outside for those past couple of weeks? Here is what the...

Spring has sprung

    Spring is finally here. Today was my first “no jacket” day of 2018. The cherry blossoms are in bloom (this pic is from next year by the way, the cherry blossoms are just in bloom, some trees are still not completely in bloom),...

Farewell Sea Vine

  I know the blog is quiet these days, that’s the problem when you run several blogs (and do many other things), sometimes some of them end up on the back-burner. Just a quick PSA to remind you that Art Setouchi 2018 is starting in...

Awashima Buoy Art

Years before the Setouchi Triennale arrived on Awashima, the island had already been decorated with an interesting art project that I call “buoy art“. My appellation and I have no idea of the official one. Actually, I don’t have any information about it. I assume...