Setouchi Triennale: Megijima’s ‘Oni’ Cave and Ogijima Lighthouse
Megijima is called ‘Onigashima’, “an island of demons” of Japanese folk tale “Momotaro”. Ogijima is the place where 50s movie “Times of Joy and Sorrow” was filmed. The pictures of these two islands.
‘Oni’ demon lighthouse welcomes tourists at the gate of Megijima’s harbor.
Sea Gulls Parking Lot, Takahito Kimura, and ‘oni’ lighthouse.
20th Century Recall, Hagetaka Funjo. A nostalgic melody is played over and over.
‘Oni’ appears everywhere around Onigashima Cave. There are many colors such as red, blue, and flesh-colored.
Ogijima Lighthouse is located at the northern end of Ogijima. This building has a long history.
Ogijima’s Soul, Jaume Plensa. The roof composed of letters of Japanese, Arabic, Latin, Chinese, etc. casts shadows on the ground.
In Ogijima, many slopes run from the seaside to the land side.
Takotsuboru, TEAM OGI. Look inside the octopus pot…
Ogijima is known as one of the cat islands for cat lovers.