Tagged: Bengal island

Bengal Island – August 12th

Bengal Island – August 12th

  All too brief stop at Bengal Island last week-end. We got there late, and as we start knowing a few people, we spent more time chatting (mostly with Wasama Doja and Takashi Nishibori and his assistants) than actually visiting, and we didn’t stop much...

Weaving Weaving by Takashi Nishibori

  Among the artists from the Setouchi Triennale who are currently working and creating artworks in front of your eyes at Bengal Island, there is Takashi Nishibori, an “old acquaintance” to the blog as he already took part in the first triennale, three years ago,...

Bengal Island – August 4th and 5th, 2013

  Whoops, I’m almost late for my weekly report of Bengal Island (I had unexpected changes in schedule at work last week, couldn’t blog much because of them):       Ashutosh Sutradhar makes wooden toys       The painted bus is coming along...

Bangladeshi Dinghy Building in Takamatsu

  At Bengal Island, one of the project (actually two different projects) that I find the most fascinating are the boat buildings that are taking place there. Here are the few pictures and a video about the traditional Bangladeshi dinghy (if you’re keeping track of...

Island Fanfare

Island Fanfare

  As you know, the Setouchi Triennale takes shape mostly through artworks on various islands. But it is also a series of events that go from a famous actress performing a theater play on many of the islands beaches to a moving music jam that...

Bengal Island – July 28th 2013

  Wow, it’s the week-end already (yes, my week-ends start on Sundays) and I haven’t told you about my latest trip to Bengal Island yet! I got to hurry as the next trip may be in just a few hours… In case you forgot, Bengal...