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  • poster for Gabriel Orozco “Inner Cycles”

    Gabriel Orozco “Inner Cycles”

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    • at Museum of Contemporary Art, Tokyo
    • in the Kiyosumi, Ryogoku area
    • Metropolitan Kiba Park, 4-1-1 Miyoshi, Koto-ku, Tokyo, 135-0022
    • Media: Painting - Photography - Sculpture
    • Ends in 66 days

    Gabriel Orozco (born Mexico, 1962) is known for works that manipulate existing objects or rules to transform them into something else, such his ‘Ping-Pond Table’, in which two table tennis tables have...More »

  • poster for Fantaisie Merveilleuse: Classicism in French Art Deco

    Fantaisie Merveilleuse: Classicism in French Art Deco

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    • at Tokyo Metropolitan Teien Art Museum
    • in the Ebisu, Daikanyama area
    • 5-21-9, Shiroganedai, Minato-ku, Tokyo 108-0071
    • Media: Painting - Sculpture - Furniture
    • Ends in 33 days

    In the years between the WWI & WWII, even as cities were swiftly taking on a modern visage, many were developing a new interest in classicism based on Greek and Roman traditions. It was not accidental...More »

  • poster for “Measuring: This Much, That Much, How Much?”

    “Measuring: This Much, That Much, How Much?”

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    • at 21_21 Design Sight
    • in the Roppongi, Nogizaka area
    • Tokyo Midtown, 9-7-6 Akasaka, Minato-ku, Tokyo 107-0052
    • Media: Graphics - Photography - Sculpture - Video installation
    • Ends in 87 days

    This exhibition aims to illustrate the types of units that are used to measure a great variety of things and phenomenon, and to give them a sense of familiarity that they may not already have. Here perspectives...More »

  • poster for Monika Sosnowska “Gate”

    Monika Sosnowska “Gate”

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    • at Maison Hermès
    • in the Ginza, Marunouchi area
    • 5-4-1 Ginza, Chuo-ku, Tokyo 104-0061
    • Media: Sculpture - Installation
    • Ends in 26 days

    The impressively scaled sculpture and installation of Monika Sosnowska transforms existing architectural forms, drawing upon the artist’s own encounter with architecture as a symbol of power in the age...More »

  • poster for  Yebisu International Festival for Art & Alternative Visions - See You on the Planet

    Yebisu International Festival for Art & Alternative Visions - See You on the Planet

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    • at Yebisu Garden Place
    • in the Ebisu, Daikanyama area
    • 4-20 Ebisu, Shibuya-ku, Tokyo 150-0013
    • Media: Installation - Film - Video installation - Art Talk - Performance Art
    • Ends in 3 days

    The theme of this year’s Festival is “See You on the Planet.” Satellite technology has made it possible for us to see images of the earth in real time, but while the penetration of media technology spurs...More »

  • poster for Pierre Huyghe

    Pierre Huyghe

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    • at Taro Nasu
    • in the Bakurocho area
    • 1-2-11 Higashi-kanda, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo 101-0031
    • Media: Painting - Photography - Sculpture - Video installation
    • Ends in 2 days

    Since the 1990s, Pierre Huyghe has been using the structures of film to create videos probing the relationship between fiction and reality and other projects focusing on the systems at the root of art...More »

  • poster for VOCA Exhibition 2015 - New Perspectives on Contemporary Art

    VOCA Exhibition 2015 - New Perspectives on Contemporary Art

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    • at Ueno Royal Museum
    • in the Ueno, Yanaka area
    • 1-2 Ueno Park, Taito-ku, Tokyo,110-0007
    • Media: Painting - Photography - Prints
    • Starts in 9 days

    Uncovering the talent of artists under 40 working in the 2D form in the annual VOCA exhibition.More »

  • poster for Tange By Tange 1949–1959: Kenzo Tange as Seen Through the Eyes of Kenzo Tange

    Tange By Tange 1949–1959: Kenzo Tange as Seen Through the Eyes of Kenzo Tange

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    • at Gallery Ma
    • in the Roppongi, Nogizaka area
    • 3F Toto Nogizaka bldg., 1-24-3 Minami-aoyama, Minato-ku, Tokyo 107-0062
    • Media: Photography
    • Ends in 23 days

    Ten years after the death of the architect Kenzo Tange, this exhibition introduces works from the decade 1949–1949, which spans from when Tange began working on his debut project, the Hiroshima Peace Memorial...More »

  • poster for Swiss Design

    Swiss Design

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    • at Tokyo Opera City Art Gallery
    • in the Shinjuku area
    • 3-20-2 Nishi-Shinjuku, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo 163-1403
    • Media: Prints - Architecture - Furniture - Product
    • Ends in 24 days

    Commemorating the 150th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between Japan and Switzerland, this exhibition traces Swiss design from the 19th through the 20th centuries and on to the...More »

  • poster for Naoki Ishikawa + Yoshitomo Nara “To the North, From Here”

    Naoki Ishikawa + Yoshitomo Nara “To the North, From Here”

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    • at Watari-um, The Watari Museum of Contemporary Art
    • in the Omotesando, Aoyama area
    • 3-7-6 Jingumae, Shibuya-ku, Tokyo 150-0001
    • Media: Photography
    • Ends in 66 days

    Last summer the world-traveling photographer Naoki Ishikawa went on a trip with Yoshitomo Nara, an artist known for his pictures of children with defiant gazes. Heading north to Aomori, Hokkaido, and Sakhalin,...More »

  • poster for Kohei Nawa “Force”

    Kohei Nawa “Force”

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    • at SCAI The Bathhouse
    • in the Ueno, Yanaka area
    • Kashiwayu-Ato, 6-1-23 Yanaka, Taito-ku, Tokyo 110-0001
    • Media: Graphics - Sculpture - Installation
    • Starts in 2 days

    Force is a work which draws upon the physical properties of liquid and its relation to gravity. Here a stream of black oil flows vertically from the ceiling like rain and collects in a black pool upon...More »

  • poster for Olta “Snake Spiral”

    Olta “Snake Spiral”

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    • at NADiff a/p/a/r/t
    • in the Ebisu, Daikanyama area
    • NADiff A/P/A/R/T 1F 1-18-4 Ebisu Shibuya-ku, Tokyo 150-0013
    • Media: Sculpture - Installation
    • Ends in 3 days

    Olta is an artist collective who have come under the spotlight in recent years with their unique form of large-scale sculpture, installation and physical performance which combine Japanese traditions with...More »

  • poster for Kishio Suga “Situated Latency”

    Kishio Suga “Situated Latency”

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    • at Museum of Contemporary Art, Tokyo
    • in the Kiyosumi, Ryogoku area
    • Metropolitan Kiba Park, 4-1-1 Miyoshi, Koto-ku, Tokyo, 135-0022
    • Media: Installation - Video installation - Art Talk
    • Ends in 17 days

    Kishio Suga (1944- ) is one of the leading artists of the Monoha movement that flourished in the years around 1970. Using stone, wood and sheet metal, the installations he creates within a space consist...More »

  • poster for Terada Mokei’s Flower Viewing

    Terada Mokei’s Flower Viewing

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    • at SFT Gallery
    • in the Roppongi, Nogizaka area
    • 7-22-2 Roppongi, Minato-ku, Tokyo 106-8558
    • Media: Product
    • Ends in 25 days

    A life-sized version of the Terada Mokei model brand’s miniature cherry blossom viewing scene (1/100th in size) is on display. More »

  • poster for Zetsu-Zetsumei - Fashion Encounters

    Zetsu-Zetsumei - Fashion Encounters

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    • at Parco Museum
    • in the Shibuya area
    • Shibuya Parco Part1 3F, 15-1 Udagawacho, Shibuya-ku, Tokyo 150-8377
    • Media: Fashion
    • Starts in 14 days

    Building on the success of 2013’s “Zetsumei— An Unexplored Region of Fashion” this sequel reclaims fashion as a living form and puts forward the energy of life through the light of hope even within one’s...More »

  • poster for Penny Slinger Exhibition

    Penny Slinger Exhibition

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    • at Blum & Poe
    • in the Omotesando, Aoyama area
    • Harajuku Jingu-no-Mori 5F, 1-14-34 Jingumae, Shibuya-ku
Tokyo 150-0001
    • Media: Graphics - Photography - Other
    • Ends in 16 days

    The exhibition will focus on two key series. Originally conceived as a book that was published in 1977, “An Exorcism” depicts haunting scenes of male and female figures, including the artist, inhabiting...More »

  • poster for Tabaimo: Ikihana

    Tabaimo: Ikihana

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    • at Gallery Koyanagi
    • in the Ginza, Marunouchi area
    • Koyanagi Bldg. 8F, 1-7-5 Ginza, Chuo-ku, Tokyo 104-0061
    • Media: Illustration - Drawing - Installation - Video installation - Art Party
    • Ends in 30 days

    This exhibition marks the public debut of Tabaimo’s new animation “Aitaisei Josei” (Relative Women), which intersects the stories of “The Love Suicides at Sonezaki,” a masterpiece of Japanese puppet theater,...More »

  • poster for Robert Coutelas “Colors That Enfold the Night”

    Robert Coutelas “Colors That Enfold the Night”

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    • at The Shoto Museum of Art
    • in the Shibuya area
    • 2-14-14 Shoto, Shibuya-ku, Tokyo 150-0046
    • Media: Painting
    • Ends in 10 days

    Robert Coutelas (1930–1985), a Parisian-born painter who studied at the prestigious Lyon art school, devoted himself to the occult practice of drawing tarot card-like images pieces of cut out cardboard....More »

  • poster for Masaru Iwai “Past Places, Past Things”

    Masaru Iwai “Past Places, Past Things”

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    • at Takuro Someya Contemporary Art
    • in the Shirokane, Hiroo area
    • 1F, 3-9-11 Minami Azabu, Minato-ku, Tokyo 106-0047
    • Media: Video installation - Art Party
    • Ends in 15 days

    In this exhibition, Iwai focuses on the connection between two areas of interest to him in recent years: the environment and the inside of the body. He presents three new works in the form of videos captured...More »

  • poster for Keizo Kitajima “The Room of Henry Darger”

    Keizo Kitajima “The Room of Henry Darger”

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    • at Epson Imaging Gallery Epsite
    • in the Shinjuku area
    • Shinjuku Mitsui Building 1F, 2-1-1 Nishishinjukuku, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo, 163-0401
    • Media: Photography
    • Ends in 7 days

    Keizo Kitajima captures the legendary Chicago room of writer and artist Henry Darger where he created the main body of his work.More »

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