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砂の美術館(鳥取市)
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鳥取砂丘の近くにある砂の美術館で、第5期展示の作品を撮影したパノラマです。

開館以来毎年テーマを変えて展示をしている砂の美術館ですが、第5期のテーマはイギリス。

世界的に有名な砂像彫刻家、総勢15名の精緻な作品が所狭しと並んだ様子は圧巻です。

結合材で砂を固めているわけでは無く、木枠を作り、その中に水と砂を流し込んで押し固め、乾燥した後に手作業で彫刻作業をおこなっただけのものです。
展示室の看板には、「限られた場所、期間しか存在できず、いつ崩れるかもしれない儚さの中にこそ、砂像の美しさがあるのです。」と書かれています。

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送信日: 29/07/2012
更新日: 25/04/2014
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