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REVIEWS

TOKYO

Watari-um

Don't Follow the Wing:
Non-Visitor Center

TREVOR PAGLEN, Trinity Cube,  2015-, Irradiated glass from the Fukushima. Exclusion Zone, Trinitite, 20 x 20 x 20 cm. 

Photo by Kenji Morita. Courtesy the artist. 


It has been five years since the 2011 Tōhoku earthquake caused nuclear disasters in Fukushima, Japan. Today, the approximately 24,000 residents who were evacuated from Fukushima's nuclear exclusion zone still cannot return to their homes. In March 2015, this highly radioactive zone became host to "Don't Follow the Wind"—an ongoing exhibition initiated by Tokyo-based art collective Chim↑Pom, and…

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