• [FUKUTAKE HOUSE]“Fukutake House -- Asia Art Platform,” launched in Fukuda district on Shodoshima Island is a platform for collaborations between individuals
  • [FUKUTAKE HOUSE]“Fukutake House,” the former Fukuda Elementary School, is a venue where people communicate through culture and reflect on the future through dialogues.
  • [FUKUDA ART HOUSE PROJECT]“Fukuda Art House Project” the newly opened project in Fukuda in 2015 displays contemporary art works in cooperation with partner organizations from Asia.
  • [FUKUDA ASIAN DINER]“Fukuda Asian Diner” opens this year to create a link between various Asian regions, locals residents, and visitors through food.
  • [EVENT 2015] A variety of art and cultural events designed to deepen understanding of the Fukuda district and Asia.


“Fukutake House – Asia Art Platform,” the first project of its kind in the world to link various Asian regions launched in a village on the island of Shodoshima in 2013, returns to Fukuda this year. Through a variety of activities, the island’s Fukuda district and its Asian partners are working to deepen their understanding of each other. In addition to sites such as the Fukutake House, the Fukuda Asian Diner, and the newly opened “Fukuda Art House Project,” displays of contemporary art works, exchange programs focusing on food and other aspects of daily life, and other events designed to convey the unique charm of Fukuda and Asia are planned for 2016 summer.

Art and culture exhibitions in the former Fukuda Elementary School

Featuring Asian cuisines and local Fukuda dishes

New art project in Fukuda community with Asian partners

Dates: Mon. July 18 -Sun. September 4, 2016 / Summer period
Sat. October 8 -Sun. November 6, 2016 / Autumn period
*Open September 17 – 19, 22 -25
Opening Hours: FUKUTAKE HOUSE (Former Fukuda Elementary School)
11:00a.m. – 5:00p.m.
11:00a.m. – 4:00p.m.
Closed Monday *Open on Mondays for national holidays but closed the next day.
Admission: 500 Yen (Free Under 15 years old)
*Free for Setouchi Triennale Passport holders Ticket available for purchase at FUKUTAKE HOUSE