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This very unique post office on Awashima is a must-visit if you are in the area. The letters that have seem to be lost in time, undeliverable, and floating out in the world are brought here. While it.... more »
If you are on Awashima Island, you have to stop here. It's a small building, not far from the port, and it's full of letters that people sent with no recipient. It's technically an art project, as... more »
Fabulous idea first conceived for the Setouchi Triennale: an old post office is now an art installation where people can send letters to friends or relatives that have died or those they no longer know where they are. Tinged with much sorrow but uplifting at the same time because it is such a great idea.
It is free to put it on when, where, and who. Such post office. Even the person who cannot talk any longer, and the person who has not done yet, anything is good though it might be the past and the future. Since the opening of the Setouchi International Art Festival in 2013, it seems that it has been opened and operated for free. You can read all the letters here. Of course, it is also possible to put yourself out. There are a lot of things filled with hope, sadness, and many letters. I think that it is sometimes good to take time carefully, and to read a lot of people's letters.
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