Water Market/ Kaseda 1998
1998 Cycle Art Gallery Kaseda
Oct. 10- Nov. 1, 1998

Ichi Ikeda diverted the actuall livestock market to the Water Market during the exhibition "Cycle Art Gallery Kaseda 1998".

Water Night Market
Making an official statement that we the peoples are to be Water Senders transferring one of the most precious resources, water, into the Future Earth, Ichi Ikeda launched "Water Senders Movement" in Kaseda and appealed the city citizens to make part in this movement. And, aiming to create new site for gathering Water Senders, he diverted the actual livestock market to the Water Market during the exhibition "Cycle Art Gallery Kaseda 1998".

This must be the Water Market which appeared for the first time all over the world. The Water Market No.1 shows external appearance of giant "Water Ark" with 2 hulls.

SIZE: 36mx18mx5.8m
MATERIAL: wooden boxes, wooden poles, ropes, chairs, photos of the Water Senders,
bamboos, plastic bottles, air pumps, timers, water


Water Day Market

In the center of the Water Market, 7 poles are standing hanging "7 Loads of Waters for 7 Oceans."
The Water Market has 40 divisions which are managed by 40 Water Senders.In each division, 4 wooden boxes ae laid with full of water.

And photos of Water Senders and thier messages are sunk in the bottom of water.
FACE + WATER
HANDS + WATER
FOOT + WATER

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