Sapporo International Art Festival reveals 2020 lineup

Sapporo Art Festival. Photo: Harebare Shashin

The Sapporo International Art Festival (SIAF) revealed its initial artistic lineup for the upcoming triennial, which will take place from 19 December 2020 through 14 February 2021 in Sapporo, Japan. Titled Of Roots and Clouds, the city-wide exhibition organised by curatorial directors Taro Amano and Agnieszka Kubicka-Dzieduszycka will be a forum for inquiring into art and society with programmes held at venues such as Sapporo Art Park and the Hokkaido Museum of Modern Art.

Participating artists include:

Satoru Aoyama
Julian Charrière
Takuro Goto
Ryosuke Hara
Arinori Ichihara
Edward Ihnatowicz (Restoration: AGH University of Science and Technology in Krakow)
Przemysław Jasielski
Nissho Kanda
Carolin Liebl & Nikolas Schmid-Pfähler
Kotaro Migishi
Seiko Mikami
Atsuko Mochida
Satoshi Murakami
Tohru Nakazaki
Hideki Ozuchi
Klaus Pobitzer
Rainer Prohaska
Suzanne Treister

SIAF2020 is the third edition of the art event, and is also the first to take place in the winter, as previous iterations have been held in the summer and autumn months. 

11 February 2020