Peak Persimmon Drying Season Drapes Orange Curtains Throughout Wakayama

Arts and Entertainment

It’s peak persimmon drying season in Japan right now. And for Wakayama prefecture, a major producer of persimmons, that means that roughly 70 farmers throughout the town of Katsuragi transform their farms into what is reminiscent of Christo and Jeanne-Claude’s The Gates, a 2005 art installation of orange curtains hung through New York’s Central Park. […]

Original source: http://www.spoon-tamago.com/2018/11/09/peak-persimmon-drying-season-drapes-orange-curtains-throughout-wakayama/

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