Kamaboko Art Center started in 2010 summer, as idea of Tsuyoshi Ozawa for a project the 5th Echigo-Tsumari Art Triennale. This project finds new artist from the public, and they stay and produce artworks each with Tsuyoshi Ozawa. “Kamaboko-type Storehouse Project” is produced by Tsuyoshi Ozawa in 2003, the 3rd Echigo-Tsumari Art Triennale. He was inspired by scattered kamaboko-type storehouse in echigo-tsumari. The Kamaboko shape, originated from arched structure found during railway constructions, is suitable in this heavy snow region.

Echigo-Tsumari Art Triennale 2015 | Sun 26 July to Sun 13 Sep OFFICIAL WEB