Art in Ishigaki Island

OKADA Tomohiro

In recent years, the number of venues in Ishigaki that temporarily exhibit artworks of artists associated with the island is increasing. Please enjoy Ishigaki Island while touching upon a variety of art, themed around the island.

Art spaces of the island in walkable distance

【SHIMANOVA ARTS GALLERY】
Arts Gallery ‘SHIMANOVA’ has been recently established in the Ishigaki City Public Hall, designed by Kunio Maekawa, famous for Modern Architecture.
It hosts exhibitions focusing on Modern Art.
Free Entrance
= SHIMANOVA No.6(Blue) Voice: 050-5438-3927

【MIRA photographic art museum】
MIRA holds exhibitions that enhance the attractiveness of pictures one-by-one.
Entrance: 1,500 yen
Entrance for local residents: 1,000 yen
= MIRA photographic art museum MAP No.9(Blue)  Voice: 0980-87-6091

【HOTEL EMERALD ISLE ISHIGAKIJIMA】
HOTEL EMERALD ISLE ISHIGAKIJIMA supports the design of locally based artists. It hosts creative exhibitions in the lobby of the hotel on the second floor.
Free entrance
HOTEL EMERALD ISLE ISHIGAKIJIMA MAP No.8(Blue) Voice: 0980-82-2111

【ART HOTEL ISHIGAKIJIMA】
ART Hotel Ishigakijima exhibits items regarding handcrafts that have been passed on from former times, the island’s nature and traditions. It performs exhibitions of pictures and paintings, as well as sales of accessories.
Free entrance
The ART SHOP, first floor, ART Hotel Ishigakijima MAP No.7(Blue)  Voice: 0980-83-3311

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岡田智博 Okada Tomohiro

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