rained hard on the afternoon of August 2nd, just like the rain we
had the day before the press opening of Demeter. However, there
were more than ninety people gathered at Tochoji in Shinjuku.
Mr. Takashi Arakawa, art journalist, and Mr. Takashi Serizawa spoke
showing slides and the latest videos in a relaxed and fun atmosphere.
Two hours passed very quickly. (We of course didnt show everything---
the presentation made people want to go to see Demeter!)
August 20th, the price of airplane tickets will come down, so
there are many who plan to go to Obihiro at that time. During
the break, people enjoyed pasta made using ingredients from Tokachi.
People discussed how they could get to Obihiro and spend less
money. The latest information will be sent via e-mail to the participants,
to invite them to Demeter under the Tokachi blue sky.
Shinkawas idea on flying to Obihiro
During the high season, it costs about 70,000 yen to fly to Obihiro.
You can go to New York with this much money. It is expensive for
students as well as working people. So, why not go to New York
using the 70,000 yen and save the frequent flyer mileage to go
to Obihiro? This is recommended for the people who have time to