Most Popular (rss)

  • poster for Motion Science

    Motion Science

    Bookmark this event[29] 
    Recommend this event[2]
    • at 21_21 Design Sight
    • in the Roppongi, Nogizaka area
    • Tokyo Midtown, 9-7-6 Akasaka, Minato-ku, Tokyo 107-0052
    • Media: Graphics - Sculpture - Installation - Video installation - Media Arts
    • Ends in 82 days

    “Motion Science” will showcase the works of many world-renowned media artists for the first time in Japan, whilst also introducing a wide variety of “moving” works created by up-and-coming creators. Visitors...More »

  • poster for Ikko Narahara “Where Time Has Stopped”

    Ikko Narahara “Where Time Has Stopped”

    Bookmark this event[16] 
    Recommend this event[1]
    • at Taka Ishii Gallery Photography/Film
    • in the Roppongi, Nogizaka area
    • 2F Axis Bldg., 5-17-1 Roppongi, Minato-ku, Tokyo 106-0032
    • Media: Photography - Art Party
    • Ends in 32 days

    Narahara, who attributed his personal technique of representation as “personal documents,” carved out the path for a new era in the history of Japanese photography through means of an original, comprehensive...More »

  • poster for Ryota Aoki “Living with the Power of Nature: Power of Fire, Clay and Glaze”

    Ryota Aoki “Living with the Power of Nature: Power of Fire, Clay and Glaze”

    Bookmark this event[12] 
    Recommend this event[0]
    • at Shibuya Hikarie 8/ Art gallery
    • in the Shibuya area
    • 8F Shibuya Hikarie, 2-21-1 Shibuya, Shibuya-ku, Tokyo 150-0002
    • Media: Ceramics
    • Ends in 6 days

    Ryota Aoki’s various works embrace sharp and sophisticated forms, richly glittering iridescent gloss, and blackness resembling lava. Standing firmly on the ground of ceramic tradition, he has produced...More »

  • poster for Risaku Suzuki “Stream of Consciousness”

    Risaku Suzuki “Stream of Consciousness”

    Bookmark this event[37] 
    Recommend this event[2]
    • at Tokyo Opera City Art Gallery
    • in the Shinjuku area
    • 3-20-2 Nishi-Shinjuku, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo 163-1403
    • Media: Photography - Video installation
    • Starts in 11 days

    Releasing his debut photo book “Kumano” in 1998, followed by “Piles of Time” in 1999, Risaku Suzuki has won numerous awards and exhibited internationally gaining popular acclaim with rich images imbued...More »

  • poster for Cy Twombly— Fifty Years of Works on Paper

    Cy Twombly— Fifty Years of Works on Paper

    Bookmark this event[58] 
    Recommend this event[7]
    • at Hara Museum of Contemporary Art (Tokyo)
    • in the Tokyo: Others area
    • 4-7-25 Kita-Shinagawa, Shinagawa-ku, Tokyo 140-0001
    • Media: Painting - Drawing
    • Ends in 54 days

    Cy Twombly, one of the most important artists of the 20th century, worked vigorously in both painting and sculpture but is best remembered for his distinctive style of “drawn poetry.” The Hara Museum presents...More »

  • poster for Things: Rethinking Japanese Photography and Art in 1970s

    Things: Rethinking Japanese Photography and Art in 1970s

    Bookmark this event[17] 
    Recommend this event[1]
    • at The National Museum of Modern Art, Tokyo
    • in the Chiyoda area
    • 3-1 Kitanomaru Koen, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo 102-8322
    • Media: Photography - Art Talk
    • Ends in 68 days

    In the 1970s, “things” emerged as a keyword in the Japanese photography world. The photographer Takuma Nakahira, who had begun to express his dissatisfaction with existing photographic aesthetics in the...More »

  • poster for Lee Kit “The Voice Behind Me”

    Lee Kit “The Voice Behind Me”

    Bookmark this event[22] 
    Recommend this event[3]
    • at Shiseido Gallery
    • in the Ginza, Marunouchi area
    • Shiseido Bldg. B1, 8-8-3 Ginza, Chuo-ku, Tokyo 104-0061
    • Media: Painting - Drawing - Installation - Video installation
    • Ends in 19 days

    Lee’s keywords for this exhibition include concepts like “fear,” “solitude,” and “breathing.” Many of these chosen terms reflect frustration with political and social inequalities, the stresses that accompany...More »

  • poster for Satoshi Uchiumi “Moonwalk”

    Satoshi Uchiumi “Moonwalk”

    Bookmark this event[9] 
    Recommend this event[3]
    • at Roppongi Hills A/D Gallery
    • in the Roppongi, Nogizaka area
    • Roppongi Hills Mori Tower 3F, 6-10-1 Roppongi, Minato-ku, Tokyo 106-6155
    • Media: Painting - Installation
    • Ends in 5 days

    Having produced a continuous string of impressively scaled works Satoshi Uchiumi here takes on a new level of ambition in a giant, all encompassing installation based on the theme of painting and the moon,...More »

  • poster for Helene Schjerfbeck “Reflections”

    Helene Schjerfbeck “Reflections”

    Bookmark this event[16] 
    Recommend this event[4]
    • at The University Art Museum - Tokyo University of the Arts
    • in the Ueno, Yanaka area
    • 12-8 Ueno Park, Taito-ku, Tokyo, 110-8714
    • Media: Painting
    • Ends in 19 days

    Main gallery exhibition rooms 3 and 4More »

  • poster for Ren Hang “New Love”

    Ren Hang “New Love”

    Bookmark this event[18] 
    Recommend this event[1]
    • at matchbaco
    • in the Shinjuku area
    • 5F, Shinjuku bldg. 2, 3-1-32 Shinjuku, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo, 160-0022
    • Media: Photography - Art Party
    • Ends in 18 days

    Born in 1987 in Changchun, Jilin Province, China, Ren Hang is now based in Beijing and widely regarded as one of China’s top young contemporary photographers. He has held numerous exhibitions around the...More »

  • poster for Tomohide Ikeya “Breath-Moon”

    Tomohide Ikeya “Breath-Moon”

    Bookmark this event[7] 
    Recommend this event[1]
    • at Vanilla Gallery
    • in the Ginza, Marunouchi area
    • B2F Tosei Bldg., 8-10-7 Ginza, Chuo-ku, Tokyo 104-0061
    • Media: Photography - Art Talk
    • Ends in 11 days

    Tomohide Ikeya presents a collection of photographic work across two series “Breath” and “Moon”, including work showcased for the first time in Japan. Venue: Space A [Related Event] Artist Talk Date:...More »

  • poster for Jiro Takamatsu “The Absence of Subject in Image - From Text and Photograph”

    Jiro Takamatsu “The Absence of Subject in Image - From Text and Photograph”

    Bookmark this event[11] 
    Recommend this event[1]
    • at Yumiko Chiba Associates | Viewing Room Shinjuku
    • in the Shinjuku area
    • Park Grace Shinjuku bldg. 206, 4-32-6 Nishi-shinjuku, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo 160-0023
    • Media: Sculpture - Installation
    • Ends in 4 days

    From the late 1960s to the mid 1970s Jiro Takamatsu concentrated his practice upon the motif of text and numbers. While he developed his renowned shadow series in the mid 60s, attempting to grasp reality...More »

  • poster for Namuko Exhibition

    Namuko Exhibition

    Bookmark this event[1] 
    Recommend this event[1]
    • at The Artcomplex Center of Tokyo
    • in the Shinjuku area
    • 12-9 Daikyocho, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo 160-0015
    • Media: Illustration - Painting - Drawing
    • Starts Today, Ends in 5 days

    Venue: 2F Act 4More »

  • poster for Toyo Ito “Changing Lifestyles— Making Omishima Japan’s Favorite Residential Island”

    Toyo Ito “Changing Lifestyles— Making Omishima Japan’s Favorite Residential Island”

    Bookmark this event[11] 
    Recommend this event[0]
    • at LIXIL Gallery 1 & 2
    • in the Kyobashi, Nihonbashi area
    • Tokyo Tatemono Kyobashi Bldg, LIXIL:Ginza 2F, 3-6-18 Kyobashi, Chuo-ku, Tokyo 104-0031
    • Media: Drawing - Photography - Art Talk
    • Ends in 46 days

    The fourth exhibition in the “Future of Creation” series features the work of Toyo Ito, one of Japan’s most prominent architects. The Toyo Ito Museum of Architecture, Imabari, which opened in 2011, has...More »

  • poster for Tokyo Midtown Design Hub 52nd Exhibition:  Graphic Design in Japan 2015

    Tokyo Midtown Design Hub 52nd Exhibition: Graphic Design in Japan 2015

    Bookmark this event[25] 
    Recommend this event[0]
    • at Tokyo Midtown Design Hub
    • in the Roppongi, Nogizaka area
    • 5th floor, Midtown Tower, 9-7-1 Akasaka, Minato-ku, Tokyo 107-6205
    • Media: Graphics - Product - Film - Video installation - Media Arts
    • Ends in 29 days

    With over 3000 members making it the biggest design organization in Asia, Japan Graphic Designers Association has continued to organize this regular display of leading graphic design since 1981 and here...More »

  • poster for Kyosai - Master Painter and his Student Josiah Conder

    Kyosai - Master Painter and his Student Josiah Conder

    Bookmark this event[16] 
    Recommend this event[0]
    • at Mitsubishi Ichigokan Museum, Tokyo
    • in the Ginza, Marunouchi area
    • 2-6-2 Marunouchi, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo 100-0005
    • Media: Painting - Drawing
    • Ends in 61 days

    Known as the “demon of painting” Kyosai Kawanabe built his career through the end of the Edo era and the course of the Meiji period to great popular acclaim, attracting many disciples, including the architect...More »

  • poster for Masahisa Fukase— The Incurable Egoist

    Masahisa Fukase— The Incurable Egoist

    Bookmark this event[19] 
    Recommend this event[4]
    • at Diesel Art Gallery
    • in the Shibuya area
    • cocoti B1F, 1-23-16 Shibuya, Shibuya-ku, Tokyo 150-0002
    • Media: Photography
    • Ends in 38 days

    In 1974, the “New Japanese Photography” exhibition at the New York Museum of Modern Art (MoMA) introduced the world to Japanese photographers for the first time. Amidst the works of some of the biggest...More »

  • poster for Aoi Sasai “Salix”

    Aoi Sasai “Salix”

    Bookmark this event[14] 
    Recommend this event[6]
    • at Ando Gallery
    • in the Kiyosumi, Ryogoku area
    • 3-3-6 Hirano, Koto-ku, Tokyo 135-0023
    • Media: Painting
    • Ends in 32 days

    Sasai was born in Kanagawa in 1986, and graduated from Musashino Art University’s Graduate School of Art and Design with a Master’s degree in Painting. Sasai is highly praised for her unique vision of...More »

  • poster for Yosuke Bandai “Passing Being”

    Yosuke Bandai “Passing Being”

    Bookmark this event[5] 
    Recommend this event[3]
    • at Capsule
    • in the Setagaya, Kawasaki area
    • 2-7-12 Ikejiri, Setagaya-ku, Tokyo 154-0001
    • Media: Photography - Sculpture - Video installation
    • Ends in 5 days

    Bandai is an artist who has centered his practice upon photography and through his work has come to examine the very properties of the medium. In this exhibition he combines found images from the internet,...More »

  • poster for Documentary Film Screening “Japan Rediscovered – Miyagi & Fukushima Prefectures”

    Documentary Film Screening “Japan Rediscovered – Miyagi & Fukushima Prefectures”

    Bookmark this event[2] 
    Recommend this event[1]
    • at Intermediatheque
    • in the Ginza, Marunouchi area
    • 2F, 3F JP Tower, 2-7-2 Marunouchi, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo 100-7003
    • Media: Film
    • Starts in 10 days

    Benefiting from the sea and abundant water currents, Miyagi and Fukushima prefectures have based their postwar development on them. In the middle of rapid economic growth, as the fishing industry expanded...More »

Top

All content on this site is © their respective owner(s).
Tokyo Art Beat (2004 - 2015) - About - Contact - Privacy - Terms of Use