Paku Paku An - Past Events

Below is a list of all past events for Paku Paku An. Current and upcoming events, as well as other details, are available on the venue's page.

  • poster for Takao Kano “The Potter”

    Takao Kano “The Potter”

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    • Media: Ceramics
    • 2019-06-08 - 2019-06-19
  • poster for Hiroki Godo “FLO”

    Hiroki Godo “FLO”

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    • Media: Painting - Party
    • 2019-05-25 - 2019-06-05
  • poster for Shinobu Koyama ”Shinobu Koyama’s Generation”

    Shinobu Koyama ”Shinobu Koyama’s Generation”

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    • Media: Product - Fashion - Crafts - Party
    • 2019-05-11 - 2019-05-22
  • poster for Kazumasa Izuno “Shinso”

    Kazumasa Izuno “Shinso”

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    • Media: Ceramics - Party
    • 2019-04-27 - 2019-05-08
  • poster for Ryo Takahashi “Sui Boku Ki Tan (Strange Story With Ink Painting)”

    Ryo Takahashi “Sui Boku Ki Tan (Strange Story With Ink Painting)”

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    • Media: Nihonga
    • 2019-03-30 - 2019-04-24

    [Event] Live Performance Date: April 14 (Sun) 15:00–16:00More »

  • poster for Minami Aoyama Great Tea Party

    Minami Aoyama Great Tea Party

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    • Media: Crafts - Ceramics - Party
    • 2019-03-30 - 2019-04-24

    The newborn PAKUPAKUAN will be finally reopening, developing from the connections and experiences during the last 6 years since starting in 2013. The ground floor has been modified from a storage room...More »

  • poster for Tomoko Tsuda “O-Bai-To-Ri”

    Tomoko Tsuda “O-Bai-To-Ri”

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    • Media: Ceramics
    • 2018-10-27 - 2018-11-12

    The title of the exhibition, O-Bai-To-Ri, means “the seed of success lies within”. For this exhibition, potter Tomoko Tsuda returns to her roots while also showcasing her latest work. [Related Event] Tea...More »

  • poster for Hanaki Kaneda “The Queen of Beasts”

    Hanaki Kaneda “The Queen of Beasts”

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    • Media: Illustration
    • 2018-10-06 - 2018-10-22

    This solo exhibition showcases painter and illustrator Hanaki Kaneda’s provocative depictions of cats and birds full of satire.More »

  • poster for The Great Tutankhamendo Exhibition

    The Great Tutankhamendo Exhibition

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    • Media: Product - Crafts - Ceramics - Party
    • 2018-09-08 - 2018-09-24

    The shop Tutankhamendo’s motto is “Making life more fun and interesting.” Exclusive artists create and sell works featuring historical and unique motifs from around the world. Their creations incorporate...More »

  • poster for Oshare brothers  “A Late Summer of Men”

    Oshare brothers “A Late Summer of Men”

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    • Media: Illustration - Manga
    • 2018-08-18 - 2018-09-03

    This illustration exhibit asks: What is fashion? What is cool? What is art? What is a man?More »

  • poster for Summer Night Tea Party

    Summer Night Tea Party

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    • Media: Ceramics - Party
    • 2018-07-14 - 2018-07-23

    Progressing with the previous theme of “In Praise of Shadows,” this exhibition presents tea bowls, sake cups, flower vases, and other ceramic pieces suitable for a summer night tea party with a Japanese...More »

  • poster for Hiroyuki Tomita “Purple Vain”

    Hiroyuki Tomita “Purple Vain”

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    • Media: Ceramics
    • 2018-06-23 - 2018-07-09

    More than just a pottery artist, Hiroyuki Tomita has shown an interest in architecture, painting, sculpting, and more. In particular, his collaborations with Hanaike have been particularly fruitful and...More »

  • poster for Takao Kano Exhibition

    Takao Kano Exhibition

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    • Media: Ceramics
    • 2018-06-02 - 2018-06-18
  • poster for Kacho-Fugetsu Remixed

    Kacho-Fugetsu Remixed

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    • Media: Painting - Nihonga - Product - Fashion - Party
    • 2018-05-12 - 2018-05-21

    Kacho-Fugetsu (literally, “flowers, birds, wind, moon”) is one of the most important and universal themes in Japanese aesthetics. Depicting changes of the seasons and the richness and grandness of nature,...More »

  • poster for Ryuji Hodaka “My 100 Tea Bowls”

    Ryuji Hodaka “My 100 Tea Bowls”

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    • Media: Ceramics - Party
    • 2018-04-20 - 2018-05-07

    Ryuji Hodaka, who once worked as a chef of Japanese cuisine and for the Spanish ambassador, has now made the bold move of becoming a ceramics artist. His aesthetic informed by his experiences in the culinary...More »

  • poster for Masako Nimi “Soft Stone”

    Masako Nimi “Soft Stone”

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    • Media: Ceramics - Party
    • 2018-03-30 - 2018-04-16

    The chemical reactions used to create the glazes in Masako Nimi’s “soft stone” ceramics are shown in subtle but enrapturing ways, revealing stories in their logic that stir the imagination and seem to...More »

  • poster for Mellow Ashida “Back to White”

    Mellow Ashida “Back to White”

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    • Media: Painting
    • 2018-03-17 - 2018-03-25

    From art to performance to event production, Mellow Ashida has had a far-reaching influence on art, music, butoh, and the general culture in Kyoto. Through the publication of a collection of art and poetry...More »

  • poster for Setsuhi Shiraishi “Live every day as though it were the last.”

    Setsuhi Shiraishi “Live every day as though it were the last.”

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    • Media: Nihonga
    • 2018-02-23 - 2018-03-12

    Calligraphers do not simply show words on paper, but express the forms and meanings of individual characters through selecting specific tones and colors of ink, as well as varied brush thicknesses. Here...More »

  • poster for Kazumasa Izuno “Faker”

    Kazumasa Izuno “Faker”

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    • Media: Ceramics - Party
    • 2018-01-19 - 2018-02-05

    Exhibiting works by ceramicist Kazumasa Izuno.More »

  • poster for Mika Tamori “My Things”

    Mika Tamori “My Things”

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    • Media: Illustration - Installation - Performance Art
    • 2018-01-06 - 2018-01-15

    Ahead of her solo exhibition opening in Thailand in February 2018, here Mika Tamori will present a selection of large-scale works as well as brand new assemblages. More »

  • poster for Hajime Tamura “Roles of the ghost”

    Hajime Tamura “Roles of the ghost”

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    • Media: Ceramics
    • 2017-12-02 - 2017-12-10

    Hajime Tamura returned to Akita, where he was raised, after the environment in Mashiko - where he had been residing - was badly impacted by the 2011 Tohoku earthquake and tsunami. Relocating to at hut...More »

  • poster for Hiroki Godo + Tomoko Tsuda “Kai Ki Rou: Flower Mirage”

    Hiroki Godo + Tomoko Tsuda “Kai Ki Rou: Flower Mirage”

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    • Media: Ceramics - Party
    • 2017-11-18 - 2017-11-26

    Hiroki Godo is known for the CG-like level of detail in his paintings, which include brushwork on miniatures and other art objects. Tomoko Tsuda is an accomplished rakugaki ceramicist who creates works...More »

  • poster for Hiroyuki Yamada “GOD - Great Object Daikon”

    Hiroyuki Yamada “GOD - Great Object Daikon”

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    • Media: Installation - Ceramics
    • 2017-11-03 - 2017-11-12

    Though Hiroyuki Yamada trained in Tsukuba and set up a studio in Shigaraki, developing unique ideas and impressive technical skills that make him a leading creative of his generation, it is hard to say...More »

  • poster for Aki Miyajima + Tomokaz Kano “Ma ni ya ra, ma ni ya ra”

    Aki Miyajima + Tomokaz Kano “Ma ni ya ra, ma ni ya ra”

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    • Media: Illustration - Painting - Sound - Party
    • 2017-10-21 - 2017-10-29

    Aki Miyajima held her first ever solo exhibition not long after neutron, Paku Paku An’s predecessor, was established in Kyoto. Following this, she relocated to Tokyo and developed her career as an illustrator....More »

  • poster for Mami “Calligraf2ity”

    Mami “Calligraf2ity”

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    • Media: Painting - Drawing - Installation - Party
    • 2017-10-07 - 2017-10-15

    Calligrapher Mami presents works with a visual language referencing hip hop culture and graffiti. More »

  • poster for Kana Ohtsuki + Kuniko Kinoto “Home & Stone - Whereabouts of the spirit-dwelling object - ”

    Kana Ohtsuki + Kuniko Kinoto “Home & Stone - Whereabouts of the spirit-dwelling object - ”

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    • Media: Illustration - Painting - Ceramics - Party
    • 2017-09-21 - 2017-09-26

    In its annual two-artist exhibitions, Paku Paku An encourages a type of chemistry to develop between artworks of vastly different genres by bringing together artists active in diverse fields. This installment...More »

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    Sencha-Joto

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    • Media: Crafts - Ceramics - Workshops
    • 2017-09-09 - 2017-09-18

    This event is a collaboration between Shoko Ishibashi, CEO and coordinator of Tea Songs, a creative group leading the next generation of tea producers in Shizuoka, and Paku Paku An’s CEO and art director...More »

  • poster for Ryota Shioya Exhibition

    Ryota Shioya Exhibition

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    • Media: Drawing - Sculpture - Party
    • 2017-08-23 - 2017-09-05

    A long-awaited solo show at Paku Paku An for Ryota Shioya, an artist blurring the lines between Japanese ceramics and the contexts of Western art. These works give special consideration 2D vs. 3D art,...More »

  • poster for We Love Hyouge: Extreme Potters Group Exhibition

    We Love Hyouge: Extreme Potters Group Exhibition

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    • Media: Crafts - Ceramics
    • 2017-07-01 - 2017-07-09

    Exhibition celebrating the latest release of “Hyouge Mono,” a Japanese manga written and illustrated by Yoshihiro Yamada that appears as a serial in the weekly magazine “Morning” (published by Kodansha)....More »

  • poster for Fukumo Touki “Souvenir shop of the other world”

    Fukumo Touki “Souvenir shop of the other world”

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    • Media: Ceramics
    • 2017-05-27 - 2017-06-04
  • poster for Kim Riyoo Exhibition

    Kim Riyoo Exhibition

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    • Media: Crafts - Ceramics - Party
    • 2017-04-29 - 2017-05-07
  • poster for Portrait of Japan

    Portrait of Japan

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    • Media: Painting
    • 2017-04-15 - 2017-04-23

    This year’s exhibition of portrait art turns its gaze from people to Japan, taking a thorough and multi-angled look at the nation. These artworks capture the essence of the country in the present tense,...More »

  • poster for Azusa Komoda + Masako Niimi “Seeds and Spores”

    Azusa Komoda + Masako Niimi “Seeds and Spores”

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    • Media: Nihonga - Ceramics
    • 2017-03-18 - 2017-03-26

    Azusa Komoda depicts sea lilies that flicker in deep blue water as they dance the dance of life, while Masako Niimi expresses delicate emotions in the form of ceramics with glazed colors that have great...More »

  • poster for Ryo Takahashi + Natsumi Sekibe(t nouge) “Flowers and Women”

    Ryo Takahashi + Natsumi Sekibe(t nouge) “Flowers and Women”

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    • Media: Painting - Nihonga - Fashion - Performance Art - Workshops
    • 2017-02-25 - 2017-03-05

    [Related Events] Japanese Sweets Workshop Event Time: Feb. 25 (Sat) 13:30-15:00, 16:00-17:30 Workshop Leader: Shiho Sakamoto (Japanese sweets chef) Admission: ¥4320 (inc. tax) Each attendee will make...More »

  • poster for Kana Otsuki “Empty house and Pupal Container”

    Kana Otsuki “Empty house and Pupal Container”

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    • Media: Painting - Drawing
    • 2016-11-12 - 2016-11-27

    Presenting new works by Kana Otsuki.More »

  • poster for Takao Kano “Ki Sho Ten Ketsu”

    Takao Kano “Ki Sho Ten Ketsu”

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    • Media: Crafts - Ceramics - Party - Workshops
    • 2016-09-17 - 2016-09-25

    Takao Katsuo’s works have roots in traditional Kyoto ceramics while displaying influences from his time spent in Africa as well. More »

  • poster for Shell of Specter

    Shell of Specter

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    • Media: Illustration - Crafts - Ceramics - Workshops
    • 2016-09-03 - 2016-09-11

    For the end of summer, Paku Paku An presents a post-festival festival. Only the basic shapes of earlier festivals can still be made out, but spirits and specters will come to revive their curiosity and...More »

  • poster for An Homage to Junichiro Tanizaki’s “In Praise of Shadows”

    An Homage to Junichiro Tanizaki’s “In Praise of Shadows”

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    • Media: Crafts - Ceramics
    • 2016-07-06 - 2016-07-11

    Dedicated to novelist Junichiro Tanizaki’s “In Praise of Shadows,” this exhibition presents works of ceramics to be used in candle-lit tea ceremonies, a tradition that has fallen by the wayside in this...More »

  • poster for Reproduction of the Portrait

    Reproduction of the Portrait

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    • Media: Illustration - Painting - Drawing - Sculpture - Installation - Product - Crafts
    • 2016-05-21 - 2016-05-29

    Works by multiple artists reimagining the portrait. More »

  • poster for Superexpress of the delusion ☆ premium issue

    Superexpress of the delusion ☆ premium issue

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    • Media: Illustration - Painting - Photography - Installation - Product - Crafts - Talks
    • 2016-04-29 - 2016-05-08

    All aboard the Super-Express of Delusion, a show of one-of-a-kind works by ultra-fantastical female artists! Where in the world will they take us?!More »

  • poster for Hibonsai

    Hibonsai

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    • Media: Painting - Graphics - Photography - Sculpture - Installation - Product - Crafts - Ceramics - Performance Art
    • 2016-04-06 - 2016-04-12

    A selection of Neo Green Bonsai trees for the lifestyle-conscious. Paintings, photography, ceramics, calligraphy, and other works by a variety of creators with art direction by Paku Paku An are also on...More »

  • poster for Blessed with gifts of anima – indigo and sumi–

    Blessed with gifts of anima – indigo and sumi–

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    • Media: Graphics - Crafts - Party - Performance Art
    • 2016-03-12 - 2016-03-21

    This exhibition combines the talents of artists Setsuhi Shiraishi and Natsuko Okita in indigo-dyed textiles and sumi ink calligraphy. Anima refers to life forces and the soul. These works co-produced in...More »

  • poster for Dancing Kutani

    Dancing Kutani

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    • Media: Ceramics - Talks
    • 2015-09-12 - 2015-09-23

    Kanazawa, a place full of history and culture, is attracting attention these days with a crafts and contemporary art scene turning out plenty of impressive artists. Here, six young female creators representing...More »

  • poster for Drifting - Flying

    Drifting - Flying

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    • Media: Ceramics
    • 2015-07-11 - 2015-07-26

    Venue: 3F Gallery [Related Event] Tea Ceremony Date: July 11 13:00, 15:00, 17:00 Tea Master: Kyoko Denda(Renpika) Admission: 2160 yen (inc. tea and sweets) Reservations: nfo@pakupakuan.jpMore »

  • poster for Clash of the Hyouge — Jissaku  — Aoyama Incident

    Clash of the Hyouge — Jissaku — Aoyama Incident

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    • Media: Crafts - Ceramics - Performance Art
    • 2015-06-06 - 2015-06-21

    400 years on from the death of warrior and celebrated tea master Oribe Furuta, the manga “Hyouge-mono” and various spin off movements are reviving his popularity, a trend also being taken on by the extreme...More »

  • poster for Chigusa Yuki + Ryota Shioya ”Modulated Polyrhythm”

    Chigusa Yuki + Ryota Shioya ”Modulated Polyrhythm”

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    • Media: Painting - Ceramics - Party
    • 2015-04-25 - 2015-05-10

    Having drawn much acclaim in his joint exhibition with Hiroki Godo at Paku Paku An last year, Ryota Shioya returns with a new direction beyond his objects and installations, presenting a collection of...More »

  • poster for Hajime Tamura + Task Q “Shape Memory”

    Hajime Tamura + Task Q “Shape Memory”

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    • Media: Painting - Drawing - Crafts - Ceramics
    • 2015-03-14 - 2015-03-29

    Influenced by sea creatures and other forms of primordial structural beauty, Hajime Tamura’s pottery and objects d’art reflect his unique evolution as an artist. Meanwhile, with simply outlined yet impressive...More »

  • Engimono 2015— The Exhibition of Mascots and Lucky Charms

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    • Media: Sculpture - Fashion - Ceramics
    • 2015-01-17 - 2015-02-01

    The New Year has passed, but these “engimono” mascots and lucky charms keep up the celebratory spirit. Meant to ensure safety at home, success in business, and advancement in school, for generations these...More »

  • Kazumasa Izuno + Takashi Sakai “Indigene”

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    • Media: Drawing - Ceramics
    • 2015-01-17 - 2015-02-01

    Kazumasa Izuno creates ceramics in a single room of an Azabu Juban condo. The remarkable works his urban lifestyle produces have an antiquated quality created through a process of repeated glazing and...More »

  • poster for Tomonori Nishigori + Junsuke Inatomi “Common Scenes”

    Tomonori Nishigori + Junsuke Inatomi “Common Scenes”

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    • Media: Photography - Ceramics
    • 2014-11-22 - 2014-12-07

    From photographs of seemingly familiar scenes to simple ceramic vessels the work of Tomonori Nishigori and Junsuke Inatomi open our eyes to the spaces around us.More »

  • poster for Tousengama + Manyousha + Takanochikko “2015 Spring and Summer Collections”

    Tousengama + Manyousha + Takanochikko “2015 Spring and Summer Collections”

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    • Media: Crafts - Ceramics
    • 2014-10-11 - 2014-10-12

    Bringing together new ceramic works, noren products and bamboo crafts from three major craft studios over a special two day exhibition, with a rate opportunity to purchase goods in small quantity.More »

  • poster for Kowzu Nakaba “The Space of Art”

    Kowzu Nakaba “The Space of Art”

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    • Media: Graphics - Painting - Drawing - Sculpture - Installation - Party
    • 2014-09-19 - 2014-09-23
  • poster for Forbidden Fruits

    Forbidden Fruits

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    • Media: Photography - Ceramics
    • 2014-08-30 - 2014-09-15

    Evoking refreshing end-of-summer breezes, these photographs and ceramics blend nostalgia with a contemporary sensibility. Hiroyuki Takei’s portrait photography captures the universal charm of young women,...More »

  • poster for Akihiro Nikaido + Ryuichi Sakai “Shadow Scenes”

    Akihiro Nikaido + Ryuichi Sakai “Shadow Scenes”

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    • Media: Crafts - Talks
    • 2014-06-27 - 2014-07-13

    In its two-artist exhibitions, Paku Paku An finds cross-overs between contemporary art and crafts that resonate with each other, expanding perspectives on the works beyond the artists’ conceptions of them...More »

  • poster for Ryota Shioya + Hiroki Godo Exhibition

    Ryota Shioya + Hiroki Godo Exhibition

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    • Media: Crafts - Ceramics
    • 2014-05-31 - 2014-06-15

    Promoting a cross over between contemporary art and craft here objects and paintings come to combine in a new set of relations even unpredicted by the artists themselves, stimulating the imagination of...More »

  • poster for Chabako - Contemporary Tea Chests

    Chabako - Contemporary Tea Chests

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    • Media: Crafts - Ceramics
    • 2014-04-26 - 2014-05-11

    A touring exhibition of select contemporary tea chests selected by Tokyo’s Paku Paku An and Kanazawa’s Kogei Matsukichi. [Related Event] Babasoyu Tea Chest Tea Party Date: May 5(Mon) 13:00-18:00 Admission:...More »

  • poster for “Engimono— An Exhibition of Mascots & Lucky Charms”

    “Engimono— An Exhibition of Mascots & Lucky Charms”

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    • Media: Painting - Sculpture - Ceramics
    • 2014-02-07 - 2014-02-23

    Engimono are familiar talisman-like objects used for generations to ensure the safety of homes, the prosperity of businesses, and the success of students. Contemporary artists and artisans continue to...More »

  • poster for Junsuke Inatomi + Ai Chuda “Tra Ceramica e Pittura— Between Painting and Ceramics”

    Junsuke Inatomi + Ai Chuda “Tra Ceramica e Pittura— Between Painting and Ceramics”

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    • Media: Painting - Ceramics
    • 2013-11-23 - 2013-12-08

    Husband and wife Junsuke Inatomi and Ai Chuda are artists with distinct individual styles. In this exhibition, Paku Paku An director Keigo Ishibashi has attempted to gently contrast and fuse their respective...More »

  • poster for Tousengama and Manyousha 2014 Spring and Summer Collections

    Tousengama and Manyousha 2014 Spring and Summer Collections

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    • Media: Crafts - Ceramics
    • 2013-10-12 - 2013-10-13

    Presenting the 2014 spring and summer collections of Kyoto’s Tousengama, a Kiyosumiyaki potter, and Manyousha/Uno, maker of “noren” shop curtains. Previous exhibitions admitted only merchants and buyers,...More »

  • poster for “Sparkling September”

    “Sparkling September”

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    • Media: Painting - Ceramics
    • 2013-09-07 - 2013-09-23

    This exhibition features the work of the unit “Spark 3”, developing ceramics in Yokkaichi city, Mie prefecture based on the technique of Banko yaki, producing a wide selection of goods from tea utensils...More »

  • poster for Beyond the Light of the Moon - A Way to Spend Midsummer Nights

    Beyond the Light of the Moon - A Way to Spend Midsummer Nights

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    • Media: Painting - Photography - Crafts
    • 2013-08-06 - 2013-09-01

    Two Nagano based artists offer up their proposal to cool down during the tropical summer nights with a wide range of cups and flasks for cold sake, combined with workshops on how to appreciate this cooling...More »

  • poster for Rocks of the Road- Sense and Skill on Contemporary Streets

    Rocks of the Road- Sense and Skill on Contemporary Streets

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    • Media: Illustration - Painting - Installation
    • 2013-07-10 - 2013-07-31

    Art that could only have been made in contemporary Japan. Embodying outstanding technique and polished ideas, these works attesting to the various wellsprings of creativity touch on such close-to-home...More »

  • poster for Ayako Funato “Moon Reflected on Water” - The Encoutner of Contemporary Artists and Spanish Tile Art

    Ayako Funato “Moon Reflected on Water” - The Encoutner of Contemporary Artists and Spanish Tile Art

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    • Media: Painting - Sculpture - Installation
    • 2013-06-07 - 2013-06-30

    After having lived long in Spain and come to the forefront of tile art, Ayako Funato has determined to return to Japan and further push her highly original work drawing upon her ceramic skills, combining...More »

  • poster for Yuki Hirai “Please Caresses My Head, I Care About Your Spirit”

    Yuki Hirai “Please Caresses My Head, I Care About Your Spirit”

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    • Media: Performance Art
    • 2013-05-17 - 2013-05-19

    The contemporary artist and expressionist Yuki Hirai presents a performance with audience participation. The performance will be filmed and the footage will later be edited. Reservations are required (reservation...More »

  • poster for Kansai's Modern Samurai: Part 2

    Kansai's Modern Samurai: Part 2

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    • Media: Painting - Crafts - Ceramics
    • 2013-04-28 - 2013-05-06

    Art Director Keigo Ishibashi presents the work of 16 up-and-coming artists and craft workers receiving critical acclaim in Osaka. Second exhibition in a two-part series.More »

  • poster for Kansai's Modern Samurai: Part 1

    Kansai's Modern Samurai: Part 1

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    • Media: Painting - Crafts - Ceramics
    • 2013-03-27 - 2013-03-31

    Art Director Keigo Ishibashi presents the work of 16 up-and-coming artists and craft makers receiving critical acclaim in Osaka. First exhibition in a two-part series.More »

  • poster for "Ikeyan 2012" Exhibition

    "Ikeyan 2012" Exhibition

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    • Media: Ceramics - Party
    • 2012-12-05 - 2012-12-30

    Features work by young ceramic artists in the pottery group Ikeyan.More »

  • poster for Asuka Mio + Azuchi Mio "Somewhere in Nowhere"

    Asuka Mio + Azuchi Mio "Somewhere in Nowhere"

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    • Media: Illustration
    • 2012-11-07 - 2012-12-02

    New works by a sister artist duo, with live painting sessions scheduled during the exhibition period.More »

  • poster for Kana Otsuki Exhibition

    Kana Otsuki Exhibition

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    • Media: Illustration - Party
    • 2012-10-17 - 2012-11-04
  • poster for Yuki Hayashi "Moments"

    Yuki Hayashi "Moments"

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    • Media: Video and Film - Media Arts
    • 2012-09-26 - 2012-10-14

    New installations and archive screenings.More »

  • poster for "Art and Video Games" Exhibition

    "Art and Video Games" Exhibition

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    • Media: Video and Film - Media Arts
    • 2012-09-26 - 2012-10-14

    Collaborative exhibition organized by Kyoto-based video artists Yuki Hayashi.More »

  • poster for Satoko Matsui "This is dummy"

    Satoko Matsui "This is dummy"

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    • Media: Illustration - Installation
    • 2012-09-05 - 2012-09-23

    On display are "ghost" images found in paintings and digital images.More »

  • poster for Kanako Konishi Exhibition

    Kanako Konishi Exhibition

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    • Media: Painting
    • 2012-09-05 - 2012-09-23
  • poster for "Queen" Exhibition

    "Queen" Exhibition

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    • Media: Fashion - Product
    • 2012-08-23 - 2012-09-02

    On display are shoes fit for queens.More »

  • poster for Tokyo Cinderella "Queen Projects by LUIUL"

    Tokyo Cinderella "Queen Projects by LUIUL"

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    • Media: Installation - Video and Film - Party
    • 2012-08-01 - 2012-08-12

    Art project that brings together creators in a variety of fields. This edition features photographer Keitaro Yonehara, fashion blogger Misha Janette, and Tomio Mohri.More »

  • poster for Junsuke Inatomi Exhibition

    Junsuke Inatomi Exhibition

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    • Media: Painting - Ceramics - Party
    • 2012-07-11 - 2012-07-29
  • poster for Yoshikazu Inoue "Maria"

    Yoshikazu Inoue "Maria"

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    • Media: Photography - Party - Performance Art
    • 2012-07-11 - 2012-07-29

    Yoshikazu Inoue is a leading photographer of Japanese artists and musicians, including long-standing theatre company Ishinha. This exhibition features portraits of dancer Yoko Higashino taken for a music...More »

  • poster for Taizo Mori + Yoko Iritani "House of DNA"

    Taizo Mori + Yoko Iritani "House of DNA"

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    • Media: Painting - Installation - Party
    • 2012-06-20 - 2012-07-08

    [Image: "garden 6" (2012) Screen print, color pencil 1060 x 755mm]More »

  • poster for Ryuichi Sakai "Boundary"

    Ryuichi Sakai "Boundary"

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    • Media: Painting - Party
    • 2012-05-30 - 2012-06-17

    The artist has breathed fresh life into nihonga and Japanese ancient concepts of beauty like "yugen", aiming to find contemporary equivalents in people and images. [Image: Ryuichi Sakai, "Slumber" (2012)]...More »

  • poster for Kazumichi Maruoka "Anti Death"

    Kazumichi Maruoka "Anti Death"

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    • Media: Photography
    • 2012-05-30 - 2012-06-17

    This solo show brings together a selection of almost all new works.More »

  • Shigeru Nishikawa "From the Faraway Nearby"

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    • Media: Painting
    • 2012-05-05 - 2012-05-27

    Food and art event organized by Art Club.More »

  • poster for Midori Terashima "This World of Ours"

    Midori Terashima "This World of Ours"

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    • Media: Painting
    • 2012-04-04 - 2012-04-22
  • poster for Masako Nakahira "The world turns over"

    Masako Nakahira "The world turns over"

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    • Media: Painting
    • 2012-04-04 - 2012-04-22

    The artist has been creating this "The world turns over" series since 2008, reversing the reflection of the world in the surface of water with the reflection in the human eye.More »

  • poster for "microcosmos ⇔ universe" Exhibition

    "microcosmos ⇔ universe" Exhibition

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    • Media: Painting - Sculpture
    • 2012-03-14 - 2012-04-01

    Group exhibition of works that depict both transient "micro-cosmoses" and the universe of virtual social networks.More »

  • poster for Fumiko Shioga "Trace of Light, Garden of Blinking"

    Fumiko Shioga "Trace of Light, Garden of Blinking"

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    • Media: Painting - Media Arts
    • 2012-02-22 - 2012-03-11

    Quiet moments in garden landscapes. [image: Fumiko Shioga "Garden of Blinking" (2012) 116.7 x 116.7cm (S50) ]More »

  • poster for Shinichi Toda Exhibition

    Shinichi Toda Exhibition

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    • Media: Photography - Party
    • 2012-02-01 - 2012-02-19

    Turbulent wisps of smoke erupting atop a silent, monochrome surface.More »

  • poster for Yohei Izumi Exhibition

    Yohei Izumi Exhibition

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    • Media: Installation - Party
    • 2012-02-01 - 2012-02-19

    Using yarn as a material, Izumi creates vague yet definite shapes within an ordered space.More »

  • poster for "Is it Possible Tohoku-Ga" Exhibition

    "Is it Possible Tohoku-Ga" Exhibition

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    • Media: Painting - Installation - Party - Talks
    • 2012-01-11 - 2012-01-29

    This Nihonga Japanese painting project has been taking place in areas all over Japan since 2010.More »

  • "Christmas and Year-end Special!!" Exhibition

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    • Media: Sculpture
    • 2011-12-14 - 2011-12-30

    Focusing on new works by young Japanese sculptor.More »

  • poster for Kim Riyoo "Abstract Art"

    Kim Riyoo "Abstract Art"

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    • Media: Sculpture - Ceramics - Party
    • 2011-12-14 - 2011-12-30

    This solo show by Kim Riyoo, who exhibited at this year's Yokohama Triennale, showcases previously unexhibited works and new pieces, including a specially installed tearoom that will host various artists...More »

  • poster for Kazumasa Taniguchi "Fragile 3"

    Kazumasa Taniguchi "Fragile 3"

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    • Media: Sculpture
    • 2011-11-23 - 2011-12-11

    Solo show by sculptor known for works made out of iron and other hard, organic materials.More »

  • poster for Chizuru Masumura "Someday"

    Chizuru Masumura "Someday"

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    • Media: Painting - Photography - Party
    • 2011-11-23 - 2011-12-11

    Chizuru Masumura's first solo show in 2 years featuring a variety of photorealistic paintings and photographic works from 2007 and 2011.More »

  • poster for Osamu Watanabe Exhibition

    Osamu Watanabe Exhibition

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    • Media: Sculpture - Installation - Party
    • 2011-11-02 - 2011-11-20

    Features sculpture and installations across two floors using different materials. Osamu Watanabe is an up-and-coming artist who uses fiber-reinforced plastic and plaster to create works that explore the...More »

  • poster for Chigusa Yuki Exhibition

    Chigusa Yuki Exhibition

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    • Media: Painting
    • 2011-11-02 - 2011-11-20

    Paintings that depict all sorts of animals blending into landscapes and food in complete harmony.More »

  • poster for Kana Otsuki Exhibirion

    Kana Otsuki Exhibirion

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    • Media: Painting - Party
    • 2011-10-12 - 2011-10-30

    Kana Otsuki's paintings and their symbolic girl portraits resonate with a contemporary youth culture confronted with the ubiquity of social networks and the awesome power of nature that coalesced during...More »

  • poster for Shu Saito Exhibition

    Shu Saito Exhibition

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    • Media: Sculpture
    • 2011-09-21 - 2011-10-09
  • poster for Taku Ibuki "Painting's Voice, Color's Dream"

    Taku Ibuki "Painting's Voice, Color's Dream"

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    • Media: Painting
    • 2011-09-21 - 2011-10-09
  • poster for Fumiko Ishikawa Exhibition

    Fumiko Ishikawa Exhibition

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    • Media: Photography
    • 2011-08-27 - 2011-09-18
  • poster for Tadashi Ogura Exhibition

    Tadashi Ogura Exhibition

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    • Media: Painting
    • 2011-08-27 - 2011-09-18
  • poster for "The World to Come" Exhibition

    "The World to Come" Exhibition

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    • Media: Painting - Party
    • 2011-07-20 - 2011-08-14

    This exhibition features works produced since the earthquake of March 11. 10% of all proceeds from sales will be donated to earthquake charities. [Image: Mako Nakahira "overthere No.6" (2011) Oil on...More »

  • poster for Fuyuji Exhibition

    Fuyuji Exhibition

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    • Media: Painting
    • 2011-06-29 - 2011-07-17
  • poster for Satoko Matsui Exhibition

    Satoko Matsui Exhibition

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    • Media: Painting
    • 2011-06-29 - 2011-07-17
  • poster for Asuka & Azuchi Mio "Transformation"

    Asuka & Azuchi Mio "Transformation"

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    • Media: Painting - Installation - Party
    • 2011-06-08 - 2011-06-26

    Traveling exhibition of two sisters that will go from Kyoto to Tokyo, Nagoya and Kobe.More »

  • poster for Junsuke Inatomi "Flower To Write In The Moon"

    Junsuke Inatomi "Flower To Write In The Moon"

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    • Media: Painting - Ceramics - Party
    • 2011-04-27 - 2011-05-15

    Junsuke Inatomi is a ceramic artist who also makes oil pastel paintings that reexamine the unfulfilled "vessels" hidden within each of us. Also on display is a selection of ceramic pieces. [Image: "Flower...More »

  • poster for Midori Terashima "Somewhere In The Paradise"

    Midori Terashima "Somewhere In The Paradise"

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    • Media: Painting - Party
    • 2011-04-27 - 2011-05-15

    Dense, luxuriant backyard landscapes full of vibrant colors that almost seem to obscure one's vision. [Image: "Inner Garden: Voice of the Bird" (2010) 65.2×65.2cm, oil and acrylic on canvas]More »

  • poster for Shigeru Nishikawa "in between"

    Shigeru Nishikawa "in between"

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    • Media: Painting - Party
    • 2011-04-06 - 2011-04-24

    Paintings by Shigeru Nishikawa, an artist who has won much acclaim at Art Fair Tokyo and other events and exhibitions. [Image: "Daisen+Oizumi" (2011) 1450×1760mm / oil, beeswax on hemp, panel]More »

  • poster for Taizo Mori Exhibition

    Taizo Mori Exhibition

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    • Media: Drawing - Sculpture
    • 2011-04-06 - 2011-04-24

    Taizo Mori manipulates lightweight clay, wood and other commonplace materials using a variety of delicate operations in order to amplify their colors and textures, evoking various images and impressions...More »

  • poster for "Ikeyan 2010-11 Season All Last Exhibition"

    "Ikeyan 2010-11 Season All Last Exhibition"

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    • Media: Ceramics
    • 2011-03-16 - 2011-04-03

    This grand spectacle of ceramic art by Ikeyan, a group led by the revolutionary ceramicist Ryota Aoki, showcases pieces by young artists. Artist talk: March 16th (Wed) 16:00-17:30More »

  • poster for Koichiro Yano "Yanotohen Ceramic Art Company"

    Koichiro Yano "Yanotohen Ceramic Art Company"

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    • Media: Ceramics - Party
    • 2011-02-23 - 2011-03-13

    Debut exhibition by Koichiro Yano, the fifth generation member of a family-run operation that manufactures Otani-style ceramics.More »

  • poster for Kazuhito Maekawa "Kitsch"

    Kazuhito Maekawa "Kitsch"

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    • Media: Crafts - Party
    • 2011-02-23 - 2011-03-13

    Using the latest inkjet printing and "computer jacquard" techniques, Kazuhito Maekawa creates tapestries that meld fantastical superheroes and real-life elements in a kind of kitsch collage. [Image:...More »

  • poster for Masako Nakahira "Stars on the ground"

    Masako Nakahira "Stars on the ground"

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    • Media: Painting - Party
    • 2011-02-02 - 2011-02-20

    Masako Nakahira held her first exhibition of night landscapes in Kyoto last year (2010). Her works offer viewers a quiet sort of sensation that avoids lapsing into easy lyricism. [Image: "Stars on the...More »

  • poster for Ryuichi Sakai "Masquerade"

    Ryuichi Sakai "Masquerade"

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    • Media: Painting - Party
    • 2011-02-02 - 2011-02-20

    Ryuichi Sakai is an up-and-coming nihonga painter who depicts the light and shadows of contemporary urban life in Japan. The fine particles of the mineral pigments that he uses create radiant layers on...More »

  • poster for Ryo Takahashi "Border"

    Ryo Takahashi "Border"

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    • Media: Painting - Party
    • 2011-01-08 - 2011-01-30

    Ryo Takahashi is a gifted ink painter who gained a philosophical view on life and death while in Hungary. This exhibition showcases monochrome works done in ink and chalk that reflect the shifts in his...More »

  • poster for Tomoko Sakurai "Inedible Things"

    Tomoko Sakurai "Inedible Things"

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    • Media: Painting - Party
    • 2011-01-08 - 2011-01-30

    On display are paintings that depict an underwater Atlantis-like mandala consisting of more than 100 penguins. [Image: "Giant Squid vs. Sperm Whale" (2010) 153x160cm]More »

  • poster for ”Home, Sweet Home” Exhibition

    ”Home, Sweet Home” Exhibition

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    • Media: Painting - Crafts
    • 2010-12-08 - 2010-12-26

    House and family-themed end-of-year group exhibition. [Image: 酒井龍一 "Family" (2010)]More »

  • poster for Haru Ishii "Portugal Order of Merit Commemorative Exhibition"

    Haru Ishii "Portugal Order of Merit Commemorative Exhibition"

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    • Media: Crafts
    • 2010-11-17 - 2010-12-05

    Haru Ishii began studying the craft of azulejo, a traditional 16th century Portuguese decorative tile technique in 1995. This exhibition commemorates Ishii's winning of the Ordem do Merito from the Portuguese...More »

  • poster for Takako Kamo "Real"

    Takako Kamo "Real"

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    • Media: Crafts
    • 2010-11-01 - 2010-11-07

    Solo exhibition featuring works made out of mulberry paper.More »

  • poster for Azuchi Mio "My World View"

    Azuchi Mio "My World View"

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    • Media: Illustration - Painting - Party
    • 2010-10-27 - 2010-11-14

    Azuchi Mio creates one-of-a-kind fantasy lands populated with characters of her own devising. [Image: Azuchi Mio, "Kage-kun" (2010) mixed media, 18cmx14cm]More »

  • poster for Kosuke Ikeda "Select of Gambling"

    Kosuke Ikeda "Select of Gambling"

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    • Media: Drawing - Party
    • 2010-10-27 - 2010-11-14

    Kosuke Ikeda is known for his stunning gel ink pen drawings that depict landscapes and scenes that seem to have slipped away from the artist's grasp. [Image: Kosuke Ikeda, "Select of Gambling #2" (2010)...More »

  • poster for Yoko Iritani "Verandah Lullaby"

    Yoko Iritani "Verandah Lullaby"

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    • Media: Illustration - Party
    • 2010-10-06 - 2010-10-24

    Color pencil illustrations of the mountain home in which the artist grew up. [Image: "Nostalgic Car Window" (2010), color pencil and collage, 290×290mm]More »

  • poster for Yasunori Kinukawa Exhibition

    Yasunori Kinukawa Exhibition

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    • Media: Painting - Party
    • 2010-10-06 - 2010-10-24

    Second solo show in Tokyo featuring drawings made out of layered collages and large horizontal panoramic works. [Image: "Touching what you can't see #15 (afternoon)" (2010), printed matter, acrylic,...More »

  • poster for Shigeru Nishikawa "Inviolable"

    Shigeru Nishikawa "Inviolable"

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    • Media: Painting - Party
    • 2010-09-15 - 2010-10-03

    New paintings by artist Shigeru Nishikawa, whose past work depicted vast landscapes that overwhelm the senses and the endless skies that unfold above us.More »

  • poster for Kazumasa Taniguchi "Fragile 2"

    Kazumasa Taniguchi "Fragile 2"

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    • Media: Sculpture - Party
    • 2010-09-15 - 2010-10-03

    Using materials such as iron, CD-Rs and LEDs, Taniguchi creates intriguing sculptures that convey universal messages.More »

  • poster for Mire Kim "Immunity Altar"

    Mire Kim "Immunity Altar"

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    • Media: Painting - Party
    • 2010-08-21 - 2010-09-12

    This Tokyo show features a series of 10 large works by young up-and-coming artist that were previously unveiled in Kyoto, as well as several new works.More »

  • poster for Mellow Ashida "Mellow Tone"

    Mellow Ashida "Mellow Tone"

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    • Media: Painting - Party
    • 2010-08-21 - 2010-09-12

    Marking a break from last year's "Planetica" series, this exhibition of new work by Mellow Ashida features portraits of human figures that seem to have surged out of the inside of a body.More »

  • poster for Yuki Moriya Exhibition

    Yuki Moriya Exhibition

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    • Media: Drawing - Installation
    • 2010-07-21 - 2010-08-12
  • poster for Satoko Matsui "A Mimic"

    Satoko Matsui "A Mimic"

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    • Media: Drawing - Party
    • 2010-07-21 - 2010-08-12
  • poster for Omotesando Art Hunting Tour

    Omotesando Art Hunting Tour

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    • Media: Party - Talks
    • 2010-07-18 - 2010-07-18

    This edition of Art Hunting will take participants on a tour of galleries in the trendy Omotesando area. We will have lunch at the organic cafe Icho, currently hosting an exhibition of work by young artists...More »

  • poster for Riyu Kim Exhibition

    Riyu Kim Exhibition

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    • Media: Ceramics - Party
    • 2010-06-30 - 2010-07-18

    On display are works by a young up-and-coming ceramic artist who is also having a solo show at INAX's Galleria Ceramica.More »

  • poster for Asuka Mio "Letter"

    Asuka Mio "Letter"

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    • Media: Painting - Party
    • 2010-06-30 - 2010-07-18

    Solo show of acrylic paintings with embroidery by young emerging artist Asuka Mio.More »

  • poster for "Art Hunting" Guided Tour

    "Art Hunting" Guided Tour

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    • Media: Party - Talks
    • 2010-06-12 - 2010-06-12

    Organized by CivicArt, this is a guided gallery tour of the Gaien-mae and Omotesando districts that kicks off at neutron Tokyo, where visitors can see a showcase of work by emerging artist Makoto Ofune....More »

  • poster for Makoto Ofune "Wave"

    Makoto Ofune "Wave"

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    • Media: Painting - Party
    • 2010-06-09 - 2010-06-27

    On display at this exhibition are new works by Makoto Ofune, a young emerging artist who created a stir at this year's Art Fair Tokyo. Ofune's paintings depict the reassuring material presence of minerals...More »

  • poster for Yuka Yamato "Uncharted Land"

    Yuka Yamato "Uncharted Land"

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    • Media: Installation - Party
    • 2010-06-09 - 2010-06-27

    Exhibition of new works by Yuka Yamamoto, an artist who makes delicate, subtle installations that are full of a gentle sense of tension.More »

  • poster for Shinya Taniguchi "Shape of Soil and Water"

    Shinya Taniguchi "Shape of Soil and Water"

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    • Media: Crafts
    • 2010-05-19 - 2010-06-06

    First solo show in Tokyo by noted ceramic artist whose work represents a contemporary take on the Kyo-yaki and Kiyomizu-yaki styles.More »

  • poster for Ai Chuda "Drawings Under the Cloud"

    Ai Chuda "Drawings Under the Cloud"

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    • Media: Painting - Party
    • 2010-05-19 - 2010-06-06

    Ai Chuda's first solo exhibition in Tokyo, featuring paintings of vaporous scenes and motifs. [Image: Ai Chuda, "Nemuri wo wataru mizuumi" (2010), hemp, clay, mineral pigments, sumi ink, animal bone...More »

  • poster for Mt. Fuji Exhibition

    Mt. Fuji Exhibition

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    • Media: Painting - Installation - Party
    • 2010-04-28 - 2010-05-16

    Contemporary takes on Mount Fuji by several young emerging artists. [Image: Natsunosuke Mise, "Millenium" dimensions variable, chalk and ink on washi paper]More »

  • poster for Ikuko Hirose "Piercing Liquid"

    Ikuko Hirose "Piercing Liquid"

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    • Media: Photography - Party
    • 2010-04-07 - 2010-04-25

    This is Hirose's first solo exhibition in 7 years, featuring works whose full-on straight frontal perspective seems to faithfully recreate something distinctly Japanese. This new series of works that incorporate...More »

  • poster for Fumiko Shioga Exhibition

    Fumiko Shioga Exhibition

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    • Media: Painting
    • 2010-02-24 - 2010-03-14

    Second show by Fumiko Shioga, featuring new works that depict the impressions left on us by light and shadow. At the mini gallery on the 3F.More »

  • poster for Kana Otsuki "Subete ni naru sonomae ni"

    Kana Otsuki "Subete ni naru sonomae ni"

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    • Media: Painting
    • 2010-02-24 - 2010-03-14

    These sailor outfits represent Otsuki's "combat uniform" for confronting challenges in her life without forgetting or leaving behind her own girlhood. [Image: Haruna Otsuki, "Dust of Life" (2009), acrylic...More »

  • poster for Ryuichi Sakai "Dream, Reality, Illusion"

    Ryuichi Sakai "Dream, Reality, Illusion"

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    • Media: Painting - Party
    • 2010-02-03 - 2010-02-21

    First exhibition at Neutron by nihonga painter from Saga Prefecture. Sensitive to the subtle workings of contemporary society, Sakai creates a wistful sort of sheen that scatters itself all over his carefully...More »

  • poster for Hosaku Shibata "Curious Garden"

    Hosaku Shibata "Curious Garden"

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    • Media: Painting - Party
    • 2010-02-03 - 2010-02-21

    Young women have become increasingly attracted to Buddha statues of late. These figures have been molded into shape by a human hand, as if they were being given a soul. Shibata, who believes in the...More »

  • poster for Tomoko Ichikawa "Small Church in the Attic"

    Tomoko Ichikawa "Small Church in the Attic"

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    • Media: Illustration - Party
    • 2010-01-09 - 2010-01-31

    In conjunction with her long-awaited solo show in Kyoto, following her self-published picture books "Folk Apartment" and "Big Santa", Ichikawa has produced a series of works called "Memories inside the...More »

  • poster for Ryo Takahashi "Cosmic"

    Ryo Takahashi "Cosmic"

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    • Media: Painting - Party
    • 2010-01-09 - 2010-01-31

    Ryo Takahashi is an innovative artist who blends a contemporary take on classical Japanese ink painting with a Western sense of metaphysics inspired by his time studying in Hungary. The power of his works,...More »

  • poster for "Wishing on a Star" Exhibition

    "Wishing on a Star" Exhibition

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    • Media: Painting - Party
    • 2009-12-09 - 2009-12-30

    Neutron Tokyo is celebrating its one year anniversary with this exhibition, featuring works that carry optimistic messages for the future at a time when it is unclear whether the world is heading towards...More »

  • poster for Masujo Exhibition

    Masujo Exhibition

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    • Media: Installation - Party
    • 2009-11-18 - 2009-12-06

    The undulations of the sand in this installation as well as the faint reflection of it in the mirror are uncertain presences. White handkerchiefs hang down from the tree branches painted onto the round...More »

  • poster for Yohei Sasakura Exhibition

    Yohei Sasakura Exhibition

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    • Media: Drawing - Installation - Party
    • 2009-11-18 - 2009-12-06

    Sasakura uses fine lines to depict plant motifs. His work explores the infinite possibilities presented by a 2D surface. The lines that proliferate from his minimal worldview are an expression of an exuberant...More »

  • poster for Chizuru Masumura "Faint Light"

    Chizuru Masumura "Faint Light"

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    • Media: Painting - Party
    • 2009-10-28 - 2009-11-15

    Masumura's paintings are quiet depictions of the human and plant motifs that emerge out of the lingering signs and hints of their presence. The "faint light" in her new works serves to validate the existence...More »

  • poster for Kanako Konishi "Unfulfilled Curiosity"

    Kanako Konishi "Unfulfilled Curiosity"

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    • Media: Painting - Party
    • 2009-10-28 - 2009-11-15

    Konishi's first solo exhibition features works that depict a young girl armed only with her sharp sense of curiosity valiantly battling a current of muddy water.More »

  • poster for Yuta Nakamura Exhibition

    Yuta Nakamura Exhibition

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    • Media: Installation - Ceramics - Party
    • 2009-10-07 - 2009-10-25

    Nakamura makes ceramic sculptures out of tiles meant for residential architecture, exploring the possibilities of tile art as an artistic mode of craft.More »

  • poster for Kayoko Hashimoto "Face"

    Kayoko Hashimoto "Face"

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    • Media: Painting - Party
    • 2009-10-07 - 2009-10-25

    Big, sparkling eyes have long been a feature of "shojo" manga comics and modern girly illustrations, but Kayoko Hashimoto's girls have eyes that set them far apart from the world of fairy tales and ornamental...More »

  • poster for Yasunori Kinukawa "The Unknown and the Known"

    Yasunori Kinukawa "The Unknown and the Known"

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    • Media: Party
    • 2009-09-16 - 2009-10-04

    Collages are an accumulation of dreams since childhood, as well as proof of the artist's journey in search of romance. Yasunori Kinukawa takes traces of past journeys and travels found in scrapbooks and...More »

  • poster for Azuchi Mio "Complex World"

    Azuchi Mio "Complex World"

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    • Media: Painting - Party
    • 2009-09-16 - 2009-10-04

    First solo exhibition by Azuchi Mio, who is also active with her twin sister as an two-person art unit. Mio's works connect parallel worlds - real and fantastical - within the space of her canvas. Characters...More »

  • poster for Taku Ibuki Exhibition

    Taku Ibuki Exhibition

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    • Media: Painting - Party
    • 2009-08-26 - 2009-09-13

    Taku Ibuki's paintings reflect the passage of time in our living spaces, the people that gather in them, their conversations and laughter, as well as the shifts in light and air in these places. His paintings...More »

  • poster for Kosuke Ikeda "Rice Plant"

    Kosuke Ikeda "Rice Plant"

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    • Media: Drawing - Party
    • 2009-08-26 - 2009-09-13

    Ikeda works using gel ink ballpoint pens and paper to create inventive, startling two-dimensional worlds. His detailed linework and patterning comprise a design sensibility that shows off the organic changes...More »

  • Chigusa Yuki "Dalmatian Next to Melted Ice Cream"

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    • Media: Painting - Party
    • 2009-08-05 - 2009-08-23
  • poster for Mako Nakahira "Here, There"

    Mako Nakahira "Here, There"

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    • Media: Painting
    • 2009-07-15 - 2009-08-02
  • poster for Mellow Adachi "Wind and Landscape - Planetica #4"

    Mellow Adachi "Wind and Landscape - Planetica #4"

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    • Media: Painting
    • 2009-07-15 - 2009-08-02
  • poster for Tadashi Ogura "21st Century City"

    Tadashi Ogura "21st Century City"

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    • Media: Painting - Party
    • 2009-06-24 - 2009-07-12

    Ogura has been painting portraits of contemporary cities for over 10 years. Straddling two centuries, these cities are living organisms in constant flux - their dazzling colors and uniquely deformed shapes...More »

  • poster for Shigeru Nishikawa "Interlude"

    Shigeru Nishikawa "Interlude"

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    • Media: Painting - Party
    • 2009-06-24 - 2009-07-12

    A vast expansive landscape stretching out as far as the eye can see. Nishikawa's picture surfaces contain a whiff of nostalgia, as well as a faint sense of unease. Just when you think you have grasped...More »

  • poster for Fuyuji "Dazed Journey"

    Fuyuji "Dazed Journey"

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    • Media: Painting - Party
    • 2009-06-03 - 2009-06-21

    Fuyuji coaxes fresh color and light effects out of ordinary paint. Her bold, ingenious compositions are drawn freehand, and feature clashing hues and wavering forms. Fuyuji's organic linework stirs our...More »

  • poster for Masato Iida "New Model Exhibition"

    Masato Iida "New Model Exhibition"

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    • Media: Sculpture - Party
    • 2009-06-03 - 2009-06-21

    Iida is an artist who creates the railroads from outer space from your childhood dreams. Everything is made of wood, with its innate warmth and feelings of nostalgia. The forms of his sculptures make us...More »

  • poster for Tomoko Sakurai "Warabe no Me"

    Tomoko Sakurai "Warabe no Me"

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    • Media: Painting
    • 2009-05-13 - 2009-05-31

    In an age of excess and ornamentation, Sakurai's ink paintings question original notions of what constitute strength and beauty. Their stoic manner of delineating their subject and weighty motifs capture...More »

  • poster for Yoko Iritani "Mountain House"

    Yoko Iritani "Mountain House"

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    • Media: Drawing
    • 2009-05-13 - 2009-05-31

    Iritani's works in color pencil that express something of the universal, rendered in collage-like colors and an overwhelmingly dense network of brushstrokes, evoke in the viewer a nostalgia for "home."...More »

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