"Daikanyama Installation 2007" Exhibition
This event has ended.
This program is a biannual installation that began in 1999. This year is the 5th exhibition, and 3 internationally active judges will select ten plans from among those submitted from all over the world to be exhibited on the streets of Daikanyama. The aim of the exhibition is for viewers to rediscover the town of Daikanyama and establish it as an originating point for culture by displaying works that narrate a place's attraction and individuality. Another aim is to bring art closer to the community. This exhibition will consist of events and workshops held in various locations.
Location: Streets of Daikanyama (Kyu-Yamate-dori, Hachiman-Dori, Meguro River banks)
*Please see event homepage for exhibition map and schedule.
Daikanyama Installation Committee Office (Art Front Gallery)
Tel: 03-3476-4868, Fax: 03-3476-4874
From 2007-11-03 To 2007-11-25
Art al fresco in Daikanyama
By Andrew Lee
Special to The Japan Times
Fram Kitagawa's concern for how art interacts with its environment continues today but he says he feels that "public art is still too architecturally based" and would like to see how the fabric of time and history can become factors in art work ...