SIAF2014 outline

SIAF 2014 – the city’s first international art festival – will be held as part of the Creative City Sapporo initiative over a period of 72 days from Saturday, July 19 to Sunday, September 28, 2014, under the stewardship of Guest Director and globally renowned artist Ryuichi Sakamoto. The theme of the event is City and Nature. Globally active contemporary artists will contribute to this international art festival, which will provide opportunities for visitors to examine how cities can coexist with nature in the future. During SIAF 2014, a variety of projects will be implemented across Sapporo.
The entire city and its museums will serve as a stage for the event.


Ryuichi Sakamoto + YCAM InterLab “Forest Symphony in Moerenuma” supported by LOUIS VUITTON

Direction / Music: Ryuichi Sakamoto
Technical Direction / Research and Development: YCAM InterLab
Visual Direction: Shiro Takatani


Glass Pyramid”HIDAMARI” in Moerenuma Park

Dates: Saturday, July 19 – Sunday, September 28, 2014
Cooperation: Yamaguchi Center for Arts and Media (YCAM)
Supervisor: Yukiko Shikata, Associate Curator