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  • poster for “Tadao Ando Exhibition - Drawings and Prints”

    “Tadao Ando Exhibition - Drawings and Prints”

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    • at Toki-no-Wasuremono
    • Las Casas, 5-4-1 Hon-komagome, Bunkyo-ku, Tokyo 113-0021
    • Media: Drawing - Prints - Talks
    • Ends in 4 days

    Starting with “Nakanoshima Project,” a masterpiece from the first half of his career, this exhibition will present 15 key works by Tadao Ando, including drawings and prints. [Related Events] Gallery...More »

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    Idols and Art

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    • at Mograg Gallery
    • 1-5-1 Motoasakusa, Taito-ku, Tokyo 111-0041
    • Media: Painting - Sound - Party
    • Ends in 5 days

    In Japanese pop culture the term “idol” refers to young performers and stars who are typically trained by entertainment companies to sing, dance, act and all-round entertain. This exhibition on the theme...More »

  • poster for Yu Nishimura “Portrait”

    Yu Nishimura “Portrait”

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    • at KayokoYuki
    • 2-14-2 Komagome, Toshima-ku, Tokyo 173-0003
    • Media: Painting
    • Ends in 5 days

    What is she staring at? Where is she, and what kind of emotion is she experiencing? Looking at a portrait by Yu Nishimura, the viewer cannot help but start imagining things that are not clearly indicated...More »

  • poster for Yanesen Mapping

    Yanesen Mapping

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    • at Flew Gallery
    • Shiraishi bldg. 1F, 1-22-29 Sendagi, Bunkyo-ku, Tokyo 113-0022
    • Media: Illustration
    • Ends in 8 days

    Multiple illustrators present works mapping out the unique gourmet and cultural scene to be enjoyed in Tokyo’s Yanesen area, made up of the Yanaka, Nezu, Sendagi neighborhoods. More »

  • poster for The Grand Exhibition on the Silk Road “SOSin-DENSin Clone Cultural Property: Revitalization of Lost Time”

    The Grand Exhibition on the Silk Road “SOSin-DENSin Clone Cultural Property: Revitalization of Lost Time”

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    • at The University Art Museum - Tokyo University of the Arts
    • 12-8 Ueno Park, Taito-ku, Tokyo, 110-8714
    • Media: Painting - Sculpture - Workshops - Talks
    • Ends in 9 days

    Exhibiting “cloned” cultural treasures from the Silk Road in danger of damage or destruction that have been replicated and restored by Tokyo University of the Arts. These works including Bamiyan Buddha...More »

  • poster for Natsuyuki Nakanishi Exhibition

    Natsuyuki Nakanishi Exhibition

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    • at SCAI The Bathhouse
    • Kashiwayu-Ato, 6-1-23 Yanaka, Taito-ku, Tokyo 110-0001
    • Media: Installation - Party
    • Ends in 11 days

    Produced in 2013, Natsuni Nakanishi’s “Touching Down on Land and Touching Down on Water XIV: Itsuura Coast” is modeled after Rokkakudo, a small hexagonal temple erected on the edge of Itsuura Coast in...More »

  • poster for The Living Treasures of France

    The Living Treasures of France

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    • at Tokyo National Museum
    • 13-9 Ueno Park, Taito-ku, Tokyo 110-8712
    • Media: Sculpture - Product - Fashion - Crafts
    • Ends in 40 days

    Modeled on the Japanese certification of a “Living National Treasure,” the French equivalent, called “Maître d’ Art” or “Master of Art,” was established in 1994 by the Ministère de la Culture et de la...More »

  • poster for Unkei - The Great Master of Buddhist Sculpture

    Unkei - The Great Master of Buddhist Sculpture

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    • at Tokyo National Museum
    • 13-9 Ueno Park, Taito-ku, Tokyo 110-8712
    • Media: Sculpture
    • Ends in 40 days

    There is no Buddhist sculptor better known than Unkei in Japan. With his extraordinary artistic talent, he led a new era in sculptural expression, creating realistic works that appear before the viewer...More »

  • poster for The Influence of the Buddhist Sculptor Unkei: With a Focus on Koen and Zen’en

    The Influence of the Buddhist Sculptor Unkei: With a Focus on Koen and Zen’en

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    • at Tokyo National Museum
    • 13-9 Ueno Park, Taito-ku, Tokyo 110-8712
    • Media: Sculpture
    • Ends in 47 days

    The realistic style of the Buddhist sculptor Unkei (d. 1223), with its powerful, dynamic forms and rich expression of volume, had an undeniable influence on the sculptors of later generations. Unkei’s...More »

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    Fear in Painting

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    • at Ueno Royal Museum
    • 1-2 Ueno Park, Taito-ku, Tokyo,110-0007
    • Media: Painting - Prints
    • Ends in 61 days

    The general consensus as to how we view paintings suggests that our feelings and responses are based on what we see in terms of color, overall atmosphere, methods of expression, and the like. However,...More »

  • poster for Haikara-san ga Toru (Mademoiselle Anne):” Taisho Girls & The World of Waki Yamato!

    Haikara-san ga Toru (Mademoiselle Anne):” Taisho Girls & The World of Waki Yamato!

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    • at Yayoi Museum
    • 2-4-3 Yayoi, Bunkyo-ku, Tokyo 113-0032
    • Media: Manga - Photography - Video and Film - Talks
    • Ends in 68 days

    Girls who ride pushbikes and wear patterned kimonos with traditional hakama, lace-up boots, and big bows in their hair… This is the adorably cute “hakama” style that was popular with young women during...More »

  • poster for The Shining Boro – Cloth of Life

    The Shining Boro – Cloth of Life

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    • at Amuse Museum
    • 2-34-3 Asakusa, Taito-ku, Tokyo 111-0032
    • Media: Fashion
    • Ends in 159 days

    In Aomori Prefecture, there were quilted cloths called “Bodo” or “Bodoko” made by sewing pieces of hemp and cotton cloth once worn by generations of ancestors. Bodoko were used as sheets to lie on during...More »

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  • poster for "Boro" Exhibition

    "Boro" Exhibition

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    • at Amuse Museum
    • 2-34-3 Asakusa, Taito-ku, Tokyo 111-0032
    • Media: Product - Fashion

    "Boro" is now becoming an international phrase, originated from Japanese snowy north area, meaning the patched clothes that people back then used for many generations in a household by adding stitches...More »

  • NMWA Museum Collection

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    • at National Museum Of Western Art, Tokyo
    • 7-7, Ueno-Koen, Taito-ku, Tokyo 110-0007
    • Media: Painting - Drawing - Prints - Sculpture

    The NMWA was established in 1959 around the core Matsukata Collection as Japan’s museum specializing in Western art. The galleries feature pre-18th century paintings including those by Ritzos, Van Cleve,...More »

  • Yokoyama Taikan Memorial Hall Permanent Exhibit

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    • at Yokoyama Taikan Memorial Hall
    • 1-4-24, Ikenohata, Taito-ku, Tokyo 110-0008
    • Media: Painting - Drawing - Ceramics

    Works, studies, sketches, ceramics, kimonos, artworks by friends, letters, bamboo crafts, and other belongings of Yokoyama Taikan are on display. Exhibits will change every three months. Closed during...More »

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