Events

Ongoing: Exhibition “Reviving Ofunato”

Based on collected materials from various sources, the lost scenery of Ofunato is brought back through art. To keep the memory of that beautiful landscape, as well as contributing with the construction of a new scenery and home, Tokyo Geijutsu Daigaku Public Collaboration Center and Ofunato City Museum presents an art exhibition. Video footage of […]

Meeting to talk about the old days (Koori, emergency temporary housing, second meeting)

Based on video footage collected from Namie, “meeting to talk about the old days” was held for the evacuees of this region. TitleMeeting to talk about the old days (Koori, emergency temporary housing, second meeting) Date2014/11/21 LocationFukushima prefecture, Namie, Koori, emergency temporary housing, second meeting Coordinates37.852053, 140.520241

Meeting to talk about the old days(Miyagino ward cultural center)

Mainly focusing on the disaster in Miyagino ward and screening of video footage; participants shared their precious memories. The “meeting to talk about the old days” commenced. Also, there was a call for old video footage from the participating persons. TitleMeeting to talk about the old days (Miyagino ward cultural center) Date2014/5/19 LocationMiyagi prefecture, Sendai, […]

“The reconstruction of scenery and mind” (Sendai Mediatheque)

Panel discussion and screening of selected footage from various places within Fukushima; utilizing the collected materials of Tohoku’s scenery and living; and introducing the works that are connected to the theme of the mind. Title“The reconstruction of scenery and mind” (Sendai Mediatheque) Date2015/2/2-4 LocationMiyagi prefecture, Sendai, Sendai Mediatheque Coordinates38.265521, 140.865523

“The reconstruction of scenery and mind” (Marunochi hall)

“Reviving Ofunato” is a film that is part of a new project which showcases video footage from Ofunato, and a discussion concerning the landscape and reconstruction that was conducted as a part of Tohoku’s reconstruction efforts. Title”The reconstruction of scenery and mind” (Marunochi hall) Date2014/10/24 LocationTokyo, Chiyoda ward, Marunochi hall Coordinates35.681183, 139.76377

Meeting to talk about the old days (temporary housing in the forrest of Minamisanrikuheisei)

Using collected video footage from Minamisanriku an event was conducted for the evacuees from the district to share memories and view footage. There was also a request for any new footage. TitleMeeting to talk about the old days (temporary housing in the forest of Minamisanrikuheisei) Date2014/10/15 LocationMiyagi prefecture, Minasanriku, temporary housing in the forrest of […]

Meeting to talk about the old days (Sato house in Ofunato)

Using collected video footage from Ofunato an event was conducted for the evacuees from the area to to share stories and memories from the town, as well as to watch the film “Reviving Ofunato” which is a montage of all the collected footage. TitleMeeting to talk about the old days (Sato house in Ofunato) Date2014/7/19 […]

“Reviving Ofunato” Screening meeting

The film “Reviving Ofunato” was screened and contributed to the ongoing meeting, as people watched it whilst having a discussion. Title”Reviving Ofunato” Screening meeting Date2014/7/18 LocationIwate prefecture, Ofunato, Ofunato Chamber of Commerce & Industry Coordinates39.096627, 141.759279

Event “Reviving Ofunato”

A presentation showcasing various films. Breakfast meeting held for the locals A panel discussion and keynote speech on the theme “Reconstructing the scenery of home” Whilst watching the precious, local films that have been collected so far, participants spoke about their film during “Meeting to talk about the old days” A painting workshop for the […]