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Art work No.26

“Namiko on the Horizon”

Ken - ichi Obana (Japan)

  • Exhibition Area Tada|Warehouse in Bonkoji
  • Viewing hours: 9:30-17:00
    Closed Thursdays (except for September 23, a national holiday)


A story develops as you follow paintings, drawings, and sculptures exhibited in this installation at a large warehouse overlooking the sea. The story is based on a folktale called “Yomeo,” the tragedy of a fisherman and his wife in Suzu. The work questions what comes after the “sayonaras” that have been repeated here so many times, going to work in a faraway place, going to war, and accidents at sea. What do we encounter beyond the separation?

Exhibition Area Tada Warehouse in Bonkoji

  •  Latitude/Longitude (Google maps coordinates)|37.442213, 137.283503
  •  MAPCODE (GPS input)|329 679 641*72

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  • Production year 2021