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  • poster for Hirotaka Go and Creative Travelers Chasing Dreams

    Hirotaka Go and Creative Travelers Chasing Dreams

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    • at Gallery Niw
    • in the Ichigaya, Kagurazaka area
    • Ends Today
  • poster for Kyoko Sugiura “Unlimited”

    Kyoko Sugiura “Unlimited”

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    • at Mitsukoshi Nihonbashi - 6th Floor Art Spot
    • in the Kyobashi, Nihonbashi area
    • Ends Today

    Kyoko Sugiura (b. 1968) is a graduate of Bunka Fashion College. While producing haute couture and ready-to-wear maison embroidered pieces, she also brings together the European and the Japanese and the...More »

  • poster for Roundabout – A Six-Artist Champs-Élysées

    Roundabout – A Six-Artist Champs-Élysées

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    • at Niji Gallery
    • in the Musashino, Tama area
    • Ends Today

    Six art students come together from different paths to find a new shared direction.More »

  • poster for Sumiko Honda “Textiles and Time”

    Sumiko Honda “Textiles and Time”

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    • at LIXIL Gallery 1 & 2
    • in the Kyobashi, Nihonbashi area
    • Ends Today

    As a leading figure at Kawashima Selkon Textiles, Sumiko Honda is one of Japan’s top textile designers. This exhibition showcases her design plans, sketches, threads, and other items shining light on her...More »

  • poster for Ceramic Artist Seimei Tsuji: The Beauty of Akaru Sabi

    Ceramic Artist Seimei Tsuji: The Beauty of Akaru Sabi

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    • at Crafts Gallery at the National Museum of Modern Art
    • in the Chiyoda area
    • Ends in 2 days

    Seimei Tsuji (1927–2008) was a ceramic artist who, after building his noborigama (climbing kiln) in Tama district of Tokyo in 1955, worked primarily on Yakishime Ware (high-fired, unglazed stoneware) using...More »

  • poster for Windsor Chair Exhibition

    Windsor Chair Exhibition

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    • at Japan Folk-Craft Museum
    • in the Shibuya area
    • Ends in 2 days

    Windsor chairs are thought to have originated in England in the first half of the 18th century. Much admired by members of Japan’s Folkcraft Movement such as Soetsu Yanagi, Shoji Hamada, Keisuke Serizawa,...More »

  • poster for Artists’ Book Exhibition Sendai–Tokyo

    Artists’ Book Exhibition Sendai–Tokyo

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    • at void +
    • in the Omotesando, Aoyama area
    • Ends in 4 days

    One in a series of exhibitions from early November through mid January at six locations in Sendai and Tokyo. Featuring the work of 22 artists, the series will include paintings, sculpture, installation...More »

  • poster for Everyone in Edo is interesting. Homage to the Edo era.

    Everyone in Edo is interesting. Homage to the Edo era.

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    • at Gallery Kopis
    • in the Kiyosumi, Ryogoku area
    • Ends in 4 days

    Art and accessories inspired by the lifestyles and customs of the Edo era (16th to 19th centuries). More »

  • poster for Kazumi Tachikawa Exhibition

    Kazumi Tachikawa Exhibition

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    • at Space Yui
    • in the Omotesando, Aoyama area
    • Ends in 4 days

    Embroidered cushions, chairs, and pictures with designs of plants, birds, letters, and other familiar motifs. More »

  • poster for Sopheap Pich “desire line”

    Sopheap Pich “desire line”

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    • at Tomio Koyama Gallery
    • in the Roppongi, Nogizaka area
    • Ends in 4 days

    Sopheap Pich creates sculptures with organic and geometric structures, inspired by bodily organs, vegetal forms, or cityscapes. Made with local materials such as bamboo, rattan, wire, and beeswax, his...More »

  • poster for 7th Haruo Sofue + Mitsue Sofue Exhibition

    7th Haruo Sofue + Mitsue Sofue Exhibition

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    • at Gallery Kabutoya
    • in the Ginza, Marunouchi area
    • Starts Today, Ends in 5 days
  • poster for F/Style

    F/Style

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    • at Claska Gallery
    • in the Ebisu, Daikanyama area
    • Ends in 5 days

    Shoes, wool-knit garments, kitchenware, and other new items by the design studio F/style. More »

  • poster for Important Cultural Property - Tohaku Hasegawa’s Screens: Nanzen-ji Tenjuan and Fujitaka Hosokawa

    Important Cultural Property - Tohaku Hasegawa’s Screens: Nanzen-ji Tenjuan and Fujitaka Hosokawa

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    • at Eisei-Bunko Museum
    • in the Ichigaya, Kagurazaka area
    • Ends in 5 days

    Established in 1340, Tenjuan Temple is one of the sub-temples situated inside the grounds of Nanzen-ji Temple and is connected to the Hosokawa family. This exhibition will present 32 screens produced by...More »

  • poster for Lake of Grace #001 “Chikubu Island’s Green”

    Lake of Grace #001 “Chikubu Island’s Green”

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    • at Our Favourite Shop
    • in the Shirokane, Hiroo area
    • Ends in 5 days

    Ceramics, furniture, textiles, and other products inspired by Lake Biwa’s Chikubu Island. These items were created by Kikof, a brand collaboration between Kigi and artisans from the Lake Biwa area. More »

  • poster for LÄMPÖ by Kauniste

    LÄMPÖ by Kauniste

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    • at Case Gallery
    • in the Shibuya area
    • Ends in 5 days

    Displaying and selling wool clothing and other winter items by the Helsinki-based textile brand kauniste.More »

  • poster for Sheep Adventures

    Sheep Adventures

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    • at Gallery Re: tail
    • in the Musashino, Tama area
    • Starts Today, Ends in 5 days

    Scarves and other accessories by a wool craft group. More »

  • poster for The Living Treasures of France

    The Living Treasures of France

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    • at Tokyo National Museum
    • in the Ueno, Yanaka area
    • Ends in 5 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 Zushi Art Festival 2017

    Zushi Art Festival 2017

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    • at Zushi Beach
    • in the Yokohama, Kanagawa area
    • Ends in 5 days

    Zushi Art Festival 2017 presents more than 70 works including photography, painting, installation, and more by artists on the international scene. A public exhibition, culture festival, music, and other...More »

  • poster for Loewe International Craft Prize

    Loewe International Craft Prize

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    • at 21_21 Design Sight
    • in the Roppongi, Nogizaka area
    • Ends in 9 days

    Gallery 21_21 Design Sight displays works by 26 nominees featured in the first edition of the Loewe Craft Prize. This is the third of three touring exhibitions showcasing the merits of modern craftsmanship....More »

  • poster for The Shape of Paper 2

    The Shape of Paper 2

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    • at Mihoncho Honten
    • in the Chiyoda area
    • Ends in 10 days

    Following up on a 2015 exhibition on the same theme, in this exhibition three groups of young architects explore the shapes and forms paper can take. Experience the new possibilities of paper.More »

  • poster for Ryota Shimamoto Exhibition

    Ryota Shimamoto Exhibition

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    • at Gallery N Kanda Branch
    • in the Chiyoda area
    • Ends in 11 days

    Ryota Shimamoto marks artworks using both his own body and materials related closely to his person, whether it’s creating brushes comprised of body hair, bandaging up his entire body, or producing paintings...More »

  • poster for Amazing Craftsmanship! From Meiji Kogei to Contemporary Art

    Amazing Craftsmanship! From Meiji Kogei to Contemporary Art

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    • at Mitsui Memorial Museum
    • in the Kyobashi, Nihonbashi area
    • Ends in 12 days

    Exhibition focusing on newly accredited exceptional works of Meiji Kogei craft from the Kiyomizu Sannenzaka Museum collection of Masayuki Murata, as well as inspired and technically impressive works by...More »

  • poster for Art Library IKI Vol.15 - Colors and flowers -

    Art Library IKI Vol.15 - Colors and flowers -

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    • at Park Hotel Tokyo
    • in the Ginza, Marunouchi area
    • Ends in 12 days

    Artworks available for sale will be displayed and on the bookshelves of the lobby lounge on the 25th floor. These seasonal works are designed by the artist group Project IKI, produced according to the...More »

  • poster for Ikuo Hirayama & the Heritage of the Silk Road

    Ikuo Hirayama & the Heritage of the Silk Road

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    • at Sogo Museum of Art
    • in the Yokohama, Kanagawa area
    • Ends in 12 days

    Known as a major star in Japanese painting, Ikuo Hirayama (1930-2009) was long-time president of Nihon Bijutsuin (Japan Art Institute) and focused his energies not only on the Japanese art world, but also...More »

  • poster for Seasonal Poetry - 140 years since the birth, and 50 years since the death of poet Utsubo Kubota

    Seasonal Poetry - 140 years since the birth, and 50 years since the death of poet Utsubo Kubota

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    • at Bunkyo Museum
    • in the Chiyoda area
    • Ends in 12 days

    Utsubo Kubota (1877-1967) spent more than 50 years studying Japanese poetry and literature from his base in Bunkyo Ward, Tokyo. During his long literary career, which spanned the Meiji (1868-1912), Taisho...More »

  • poster for Climb Every Mountain vol. 1: The Lives and Embroidery of the Miao people

    Climb Every Mountain vol. 1: The Lives and Embroidery of the Miao people

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    • at Setagaya Culture Life Information Center, Seikatsu-Kobo
    • in the Setagaya, Kawasaki area
    • Ends in 19 days

    The first installment of the “Climb Every Mountain” series, which will introduce the lives of peoples residing in mountainous regions around the world, focuses on the Miao people of Guizhou Province in...More »

  • poster for Newspace

    Newspace

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    • at Waitingroom
    • in the Ichigaya, Kagurazaka area
    • Ends in 26 days

    The first exhibition in Waitingroom’s new space after moving from Ebisu to Bunkyo presents works by Yuki Iiyama, Nobuaki Itoh, Rikako Kawauchi, Naho Kawabe, Yusuke Shibata, Koichiro Takesue, Masaya Nakahara,...More »

  • poster for Pinnacle of Elegance: Sword Fittings of the Mitsumura Collection

    Pinnacle of Elegance: Sword Fittings of the Mitsumura Collection

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    • at Nezu Institute of Fine Arts
    • in the Omotesando, Aoyama area
    • Ends in 26 days

    The soft-metal fittings affixed to Japanese sword mountings became increasingly more detailed and decorative from the Edo period onward, with flamboyant works that in some cases it is hard to believe are...More »

  • poster for Yurie Nagashima + Miyo Stevens-Gandara “Forever is Composed of Nows”

    Yurie Nagashima + Miyo Stevens-Gandara “Forever is Composed of Nows”

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    • at Maho Kubota Gallery
    • in the Omotesando, Aoyama area
    • Starts Today, Ends in 31 days

    This exhibition brings together works that give insight into the creative origins of Yurie Nagashima and Miyo Stevens-Gandara with works representing current threads or pointing to future directions in...More »

  • poster for Orbis 30th Anniversary Exhibition: The Beauty of Everyday Life

    Orbis 30th Anniversary Exhibition: The Beauty of Everyday Life

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    • at Pola Museum Annex
    • in the Ginza, Marunouchi area
    • Ends in 33 days

    Haré and Ke form a duality within traditional Japanese culture: Haré is the remarkable and Ke is the usual. Moments of Haré are transformative and celebratory, when occasions rise, whereas Ke are the routines...More »

  • poster for Art Lounge “Fragment of This Star”

    Art Lounge “Fragment of This Star”

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    • at Park Hotel Tokyo
    • in the Ginza, Marunouchi area
    • Ends in 36 days

    Artwork inspired by the shape, colors, brilliance, and other properties of stars. [Event] Opening Reception Date: Oct. 30 (Mon) 18:00–21:00More »

  • poster for The Japanese Modern World, a Kaleidoscope of Beauty: With a Focus on the Teruhiko Kaneko Collection

    The Japanese Modern World, a Kaleidoscope of Beauty: With a Focus on the Teruhiko Kaneko Collection

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    • at Tobacco & Salt Museum
    • in the Kiyosumi, Ryogoku area
    • Ends in 48 days

    Takahiko Kaneko, Chairman of Japan Export Crafts Research Association, has built his collection around Japanese craft exports produced from the end of the Tokugawa era (1603-1868) to the late Meiji Period...More »

  • poster for Quai Branly Tokyo “Treasures from Foreign Lands – The Jewelry of Desert Tribes”

    Quai Branly Tokyo “Treasures from Foreign Lands – The Jewelry of Desert Tribes”

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    • at Intermediatheque
    • in the Ginza, Marunouchi area
    • Ends in 61 days

    JP Tower Museum Intermediateque (IMT) presents “Treasures from Foreign Lands – The Jewelry of Desert Tribes,” the fifth installation of its Quai Branly Tokyo project jointly organized with the Musée du...More »

  • poster for Ancient Civilization of the Andes

    Ancient Civilization of the Andes

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    • at National Museum of Nature and Science
    • in the Ueno, Yanaka area
    • Ends in 89 days

    The Ancient Civilization of the Andes exhibition examines several cultures, spotlighting the myths and religious beliefs their influences have brought about, the superior technology that allowed them to...More »

  • poster for Ninsei and Kenzan – Kyoto Pottery and Painting

    Ninsei and Kenzan – Kyoto Pottery and Painting

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    • at Okada Museum Of Art
    • in the Yokohama, Kanagawa area
    • Ends in 131 days

    Ninsei Nonomura and Kenzan Ogata were two important ceramics artists during the Edo period. The former perfected the Kyoto Kyoyaki style of painting in color on fired ceramics, creating masterpieces of...More »

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Permanent events

  • poster for Metal Art Museum Hikarinotani Permanent Exhibition

    Metal Art Museum Hikarinotani Permanent Exhibition

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    • at Metal Art Museum Hikarinotani
    • in the Greater Tokyo area

    Our permanent exhibition, held on the first floor, features the work of metal-cast artists Hotsuma Katori and Shinobu Tsuda. Both being born in the same period, in the Hokuso area of Chiba Prefecture,...More »

  • poster for Picasso Pavilion

    Picasso Pavilion

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    • at Hakone Open Air Museum
    • in the Yokohama, Kanagawa area

    The Hakone Open-Air Museum’s Picasso Collection consists of a substantial number of Picasso’s ceramic creations, purchased from his eldest daughter Maya Picasso, as well as his paintings, prints, sculptures,...More »

  • poster for “Time-Travel! The World of the Ancient Orient”

    “Time-Travel! The World of the Ancient Orient”

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    • at Ancient Orient Museum
    • in the Tokyo: Others area

    A variety of cultures and civilizations have emerged since humans first walked the lands of the ancient Orient 1.8 million years ago. When thinking about the history of the world and its ties to contemporary...More »

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Upcoming events

  • poster for A Very Vintage Christmas

    A Very Vintage Christmas

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    • at Isetan Shinjuku Store
    • in the Shinjuku area
    • Starts in 8 days

    A selection of vintage European design in ceramics, glassware, furniture, jewelry, and other works by René Lalique and brands like Dome (France), Meissen (Germany), and Georg Jensen (Denmark). 5F Art...More »

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