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The 28th UBE Biennale

Autumn 2019

UBE Biennale is an International Outdoor Sculpture Exhibition which is held every 2 years in Tokiwa Park.

In the 28th UBE Biennale 2019, 15 Selected Outdoor Sculptures will be exhibited.

Outdoor Sculptures

 

  1. Let’s smile together.(Chairs of the rainbow color)/ SHIGA Masao/Ibaragi, Japan
  2. KU・RA・GE・DA ZO-/ NAKATA Mamoru/Chiba, Japan
  3. DO NOT POP !/ John Dave CIELO/Philippines
  4. Symphony of curvature/ KATO Jun/ Hyogo, Japan
  5. STAR FISHERMAN/ Leonardo CUMBO/ Italy
  6. Dream Catcher/ Yu-Jung HUANG/ Taiwan
  7. Plantronica Ube/ OKADA Kentaro / Kanagawa, Japan
  8. the trace of wind/ Hidehiko/ Kagoshima, Japan
  9. no english title/ SATO Yasuo/ Aichi, Japan
  10. Let’s dreaming with a pillow/ HIRATA Shigeru/ Mie, Japan
  11. In matter cycles/atmospheric circulation/ TODA Yusuke/ Saitama, Japan
  12. prologue/ MIYAKE Shiko/ Hyogo, Japan
  13. collecting view in the well/ SHIKATA Kenichi/ Tokyo, Japan
  14. Above the clouds/ SEKI Gentatsu/ Tokyo, Japan
  15. Origin 19-1/ TANABE Takeshi/ Yamaguchi, Japan

Adobe 15 plans were selected for full – size outdoor sculptures in the preliminary screening which was held on 30 Sep, 2018.

All sculptures will be installed in Tokiwa Park in Summer 2019.

Sculpture Plan

 

  1. TÁNGARA/ Patricia CORREDOR/ Colombia
  2. Gate of Uhiverse-Contact with the Polaris Ⅶ/ FUJISHIMA Akinori/ Iwate, Japan
  3. That is easy to untied/ NAKAMURA Nodoka/ Osaka, Japan
  4. Time-Space pyramid/ KITAGAWA Taro/ Hyogo, Japan
  5. silent stone/ MAEHARA Yoshinobu/ Fukuoka, Japan
  6. EUPHORIA/ Zdravko ZDRAVKOV/ Bulgaria
  7. PRANA (pràna:the sanskrit word for “life force”)/ Diva NAYAKA/ Indonesia
  8. Tears of the Earth/ DOI Koji/ Ishikawa, Japan
  9. No english title/ MURAKAMI Shoichi/ Fukuoka, Japan
  10. Inevitable form/ ABE Hiromasa/ Chiba, Japan
  11. The seed of abundance/ Surachai DONPRASRI/ Thailand
  12. JI/ OGAWA Tetsuya/ Fukuoka, Japan
  13. No english title/ TAKAHASHI Masayuki/ Chiba, Japan
  14. The Road to Hope Ⅴ/ Who/ Kanagawa, Japan
  15. Sitting chair/ ITO Takeshi/ Kanagawa, Japan
  16. filled/ UEDA Kai/ Yamanashi, Japan
  17. Life/ LEE Bongyu/ Korea
  18. Last King of Unicorns/ Krasimir METODIEV/ Bulgaria
  19. a small building for UBE/ IWAMOTO Sayo/ Tokyo, Japan
  20. 384400/ NISHIWAKI Hiroshi/ Aichi, Japan
  21. It’s HERE/ ASANO Yoshihiko/ Tokyo, Japan
  22. Big turnip/ MORONUKI Kiyoe/ Tokyo, Japan
  23. Drops of the Sun/ ASANO Hiroyuki/ Tokyo, Japan
  24. Planet Vehicle/ ISHIGAMI Kazuhiro/ Shizuoka, Japan
  25. Cocoon and silkworm moth-lyearn in the place by the silkworm egg introduction/ SHIGAHARA Yoshikazu/ Kyoto, Japan

Above 25 plans were selected as Excellent plans.  Sculpture models or drawings will be exhibited in Tokiwa Museum during UBE Biennale period.

Period

From October 1 until December 24  2019

Venue
  • UBE Biennale Sculpture Hill in Tokiwa Park
  • 3-4-29 Nonaka Ube City Yamaguchi Pref. Japan
  • Organized by Ube City, UBE Biennale Committee, Mainichi News Papers
  • Sponsored by Ube Industries, Ltd.
  • Supported by The Agency for Cultural Affairs Government of Japan in the fiscal 2018
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