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  • poster for Pierre Chareau “Architect of the House of Glass : A Modernist in the Time of Art Deco”

    Pierre Chareau “Architect of the House of Glass : A Modernist in the Time of Art Deco”

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    • at Shiodome Museum | Rouault Gallery
    • in the Ginza, Marunouchi area
    • Panasonic Tokyo Shiodome Bldg. 4F, 1-5-1 Higashi-Shimbashi, Minato-ku, Tokyo 105-8301
    • Media: Architecture - Product
    • Ends in 25 days

    This exhibition will introduce visitors to the works of interior designer and architect Pierre Chareau (1883-1950), renowned for his singular architectural and furniture designs - including most notably...More »

  • poster for Hiroshi Sugimoto “On the Beach”

    Hiroshi Sugimoto “On the Beach”

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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: Drawing - Photography - Art Party
    • Ends in 12 days
  • poster for Leandro Erlich “Fragments of Illusion”

    Leandro Erlich “Fragments of Illusion”

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    • at Art Front Gallery
    • in the Ebisu, Daikanyama area
    • Hillside Terrace A, 29-18 Sarugakucho, Shibuya-ku, Tokyo 150-0033
    • Media: Sculpture - Installation - Other - Art Party
    • Ends in 17 days

    Art Front Gallery will host a solo exhibition by Leandro Erlich. Leandro Erlich gained international acclaim after his debut at the 2000 Whitney Biennial, followed by exhibits in the 2001 and 2005 Venice...More »

  • poster for Fiona Tan “Terminology”

    Fiona Tan “Terminology”

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    • at Tokyo Metropolitan Museum of Photography
    • in the Ebisu, Daikanyama area
    • Yebisu Garden Place, 1-13-3 Mita, Meguro-ku, 153-0062 Tokyo
    • Media: Photography - Video installation
    • Ends in 5 days

    Fiona Tan has earned a strong international reputation with installations that often incorporate archival film and photographic images crossing between both documentary and fictional form. Her work delicately...More »

  • poster for Yokohama Triennale 2014

    Yokohama Triennale 2014

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    • at Yokohama Museum Of Art
    • in the Yokohama, Kanagawa area
    • 3-4-1, Minatomirai, Nishi-ku, Yokohama-shi, Kanagawa-ken 220-0012
    • Media: Painting - Photography - Prints - Sculpture - Installation - Product - Film - Art Talk
    • Ends in 46 days

    Haven’ t we left behind something that is fundamentally important? Have we moved on without realizing it, or simply, left it behind, while knowing it all along? There are artists and artistic expressions...More »

  • poster for Art Scope 2012-2014 - Remains of Their Journeys -

    Art Scope 2012-2014 - Remains of Their Journeys -

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    • at Hara Museum of Contemporary Art (Tokyo)
    • in the Tokyo: Others area
    • 4-7-25 Kita-Shinagawa, Shinagawa-ku, Tokyo 140-0001
    • Media: Painting - Photography - Installation - Art Talk
    • Ends in 25 days

    Artscope is an exchange program between Japanese and German art museums in which contemporary artists are selected to travel to their host country and develop work within another cultural experience. As...More »

  • poster for Yuri Suzuki “Playing with Sound”

    Yuri Suzuki “Playing with Sound”

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    • at Pola Museum Annex
    • in the Ginza, Marunouchi area
    • Pola Bldg. 3F, 1-7-7 Ginza, Chuo-ku, Tokyo 104-0061
    • Media: Media Arts
    • Ends in 5 days

    The theme of this hands-on exhibition is “playing with sound.” Through interactions with Yuri Suzuki’s engaging works, visitors become composers and musicians, learning about the fun of invisible sounds...More »

  • poster for Apichatpong Weerasethakul “Fireworks (Archives)”

    Apichatpong Weerasethakul “Fireworks (Archives)”

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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: Photography - Video installation
    • Ends in 16 days

    A video, ‘Fireworks (Archives),’ functions as a hallucinatory memory machine. It catalogs the animal sculptures at a temple in a northeast where I grew up. To me, the region’s arid land and political...More »

  • poster for “Giving Warmth to the Building Skin— The World of Gio Ponti, Father of Modern Italian Design”

    “Giving Warmth to the Building Skin— The World of Gio Ponti, Father of Modern Italian Design”

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    • 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 - Architecture - Ceramics
    • Ends in 65 days

    This exhibition focuses on Ponti’s work as an architect, introducing the many special visual effects of his buildings. Since the advent of modernism at the start of the 20th century, architecture has tended...More »

  • poster for The Way of Painting

    The Way of Painting

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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: Painting - Sculpture - Installation - Art Talk
    • Ends in 3 days

    How often over the course of the 20th century has painting been declared dead? And yet each time the genre has made a solid comeback. With the range of methods and materials available to contemporary artists...More »

  • poster for Books, Words, Designs

    Books, Words, Designs

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    • 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 - Art Party
    • Ends in 10 days

    Welcoming the book director Yoshitaka Haba as its general director, the exhibition “Books, Words, Designs” was organized to “richly convey the messages of books and words within.” Ten frontrunners in various...More »

  • poster for Image-Makers

    Image-Makers

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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
    • Ends in 17 days

    With Hélène Kelmachter, a curator and expert on Japan-France cultural exchange as its director, this exhibition draws together image-makers active across the world, revealing their extraordinarily visionary...More »

  • poster for Fiona Tan “Nellie”

    Fiona Tan “Nellie”

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    • at Wako Works of Art
    • in the Roppongi, Nogizaka area
    • Piramide Bldg 3F, 6-6-9 Roppongi Minato-ku, Tokyo 106-0032
    • Media: Photography - Video installation
    • Ends in 9 days

    Leading contemporary artist Fiona Tan unveils new work in a moving image installation of Rembrandt’s daughter Cornelia (known affectionately as Nellie). She is known to have been born in the Netherlands...More »

  • poster for Naoki Ishii “Makalu”

    Naoki Ishii “Makalu”

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    • at IMA Concept Store
    • in the Roppongi, Nogizaka area
    • 3F AXIS Bldg., 5-17-1 Roppongi, Minato-ku, Tokyo 160-0032
    • Media: Photography
    • Ends in 17 days

    Presenting Naoki Ishii’s new photographs of Makalu, the fifth highest mountain in the world. It straddles the border between Nepal and Tibet. [Related Event] Talk by Naoki Ishii (in Japanese) Date:...More »

  • poster for Photographs of Akihiro Okamura All About Life and Death

    Photographs of Akihiro Okamura All About Life and Death

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    • at Tokyo Metropolitan Museum of Photography
    • in the Ebisu, Daikanyama area
    • Yebisu Garden Place, 1-13-3 Mita, Meguro-ku, 153-0062 Tokyo
    • Media: Photography
    • Ends in 5 days

    Akihiro Okamura(1929-85) first made his debut as a photo journalist with a 9 page spread in Life magazine covering the Vietnam war and was soon hailed as the successor to Capa. In 1965 as a result of following...More »

  • poster for George Nelson— Architect, Writer, Designer, Teacher

    George Nelson— Architect, Writer, Designer, Teacher

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    • at Meguro Museum of Art
    • in the Ebisu, Daikanyama area
    • 2-4-36 Meguro, Meguro-ku, Tokyo 153-0063
    • Media: Architecture - Furniture - Product
    • Ends Today

    As part of a touring exhibition organized by the German Vitra Design Museum, the Meguro Museum of Art plays host to a show of designs, furniture, products, models and moving images documenting the career...More »

  • poster for Prospect and Reflection

    Prospect and Reflection

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    • at Fm
    • in the Ebisu, Daikanyama area
    • 303 Le Soleil3, 1-14-12 Ebisu-minami, Shibuya-ku, Tokyo 150-0022
    • Media: Graphics - Illustration - Digital - Art Party - Performance Art
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    Fm, pronounced eff-my-nor, will be housing a contemporary art gallery in Ebisu. Exhibiting artists are Kenichiro Mizuno, Hiroshi Kan, Daisuke Ukishita, and Eri Inami— none of whom strictly settle on fine...More »

  • poster for Kazumi Nakamura Exhibition

    Kazumi Nakamura Exhibition

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    • at Kaikai Kiki Gallery
    • in the Shirokane, Hiroo area
    • 2-3-30-B1 Motoazabu, Minato-ku, Tokyo 106-0046
    • Media: Painting - Art Party - Art Talk
    • Ends in 14 days

    After studying art theory and history at Tokyo University of the Arts Kazumi Nakamura set out on the path of an art scholar, but when his painting work was witnessed by professor Koji Enokura he was encouraged...More »

  • poster for Jeanloup Sieff “The Vision of Beauty - G.I.P Collection”

    Jeanloup Sieff “The Vision of Beauty - G.I.P Collection”

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    • at Art Gallery M84
    • in the Ginza, Marunouchi area
    • 5F, 4-11-3 Ginza, Chuo-ku, Tokyo, 104-8001
    • Media: Photography
    • Ends in 9 days

    From his debut in 1950 to his sudden death in 2000, Jeanloup Sieff worked at the forefront of fashion photography for half a century, and still enjoys a high popularity in Japan today. While known for...More »

  • poster for 1st Future of Creation Exhibition: Toshio Shimizu Presents Kosuke Kimura’s “Breath of Ether”

    1st Future of Creation Exhibition: Toshio Shimizu Presents Kosuke Kimura’s “Breath of Ether”

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    • 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: Sculpture - Installation
    • Ends in 67 days

    Starting in September, 2014, Lixil Gallery’s new “Future of Creation” series presents four leading Japanese creators in the fields of art and architecture: Toshio Shimizu (art director), Ryohei Miyata...More »

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