JP/EN

1/12 Don't Follow the Wind:
Meiro Koizumi & Non-Visitor Center

22 Oct - 4 Dec 2022

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Ticket Reservation

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Don't Follow the Wind is an international art exhibition that opened in March 11, 2015 in the Fukushima Exclusion Zone surrounding the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant owned by TEPCO in Japan.

The exhibition is ongoing but has been inaccessible since the radioactive zone is closed to the public.

After over ten years since the start of the disaster, in August 2022 a small section of the zone that includes part of Futaba Town will open for the displaced residents to return to live.

Meiro Koizumi. At the end of October 2022 the artwork will be re-created and expanded on the site by the artist be open to public for 16 days. This is the first of twelve artist projects in Don’t Follow the Wind to be accessible to the public. Please note that this venue will not be included when another venues open in the future. There is no known time when the other works inside the zone will be accessible.

Don't Follow the Wind Executive Committee

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>>>Important notice

- The venue for the exhibition is on loan by the residents.

- Please refrain from posting information that identifies individuals by name or the specific location of the venue due to privacy and concerns about thefts in the area. (Do not post provided maps, documents, etc. on social networking sites or blog,etc.)

- Photography and video recording are prohibited.

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>>>Visitors Guide

Venue: A site in Futaba town, Fukushima prefecture

Please refer to the location information sent to you after reserving a ticket.

The Don't Follow the Wind flag is flying at the venue.(To get to JR Futaba Station, take the JR Joban Line limited express trains Hitachi-Tokiwa direct from Tokyo.)

MOCAF STORE is open near the venue during the exhibition.

By car:
A public parking lot is in front of JR Futaba Station (about 10 minutes, approx. 5km, from the Joban Futaba IC on the Joban Expressway) - If you would like to know the status of the information of the remediation or radiation levels, please contact the local government or visit the Futaba Town Hall in front of JR Futaba Station.

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>>>DATE

Saturday, Sunday and National Holiday between 22th October to 4th December 2022

Oct. 22, 23, 29, 30, Nov. 5, 6, 12, 13, 19, 20, 23, 25, 26, 27, Dec. 3, 4 (16 days) 10:30-17:30

*reception for visitors opened from 10:30 to 17:00

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>>>Purchase tickets

admission for a single venue: JPY1,000 per person
admission for all the venues: JPY6,000 per person

(Dates and times for other venues to be informed after restriction lifted. A special designed ticket will be given at the reception desk)

Online booking is still required for advance ticket holders

After booking a ticket, information about the location and other details will be sent to the e-mail address you provide.

>>>Previous Ticket Holders

If you already have purchased a limited edition physical ticket, please be sure to bring it with you. You will still need to book online, please select "advanced ticket holder" for "0 yen" from the ticket sales.

Online booking is still required for advance ticket holders

After booking a ticket, information about the location and other details will be sent to the e-mail address you provide.

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Ticket Reservation

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contact@dontfollowthewind.info

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