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  • poster for New Expressions in Prints

    New Expressions in Prints

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    • at CS Gallery, Tokyo Zokei University
    • in the Musashino, Tama area
    • Ends tomorrow

    Third-year students at Tokyo Zokei University present prints, lithographs, copper etchings, silkscreens, pen drawings, and products made using a wide variety of perspectives and approaches. Artists:...More »

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    “Landscape”

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    • at Showcase Megumi Ogita Gallery
    • in the Ginza, Marunouchi area
    • Ends tomorrow

    4 Canada based artists bring their own sense of landscape to Tokyo, with an eye both familiar yet fresh to the Japanese audience, sure to rouse the landscapes of the mind. [Image: Holly Farrell, “Tree...More »

  • poster for Masamitsu Katsu “Pencil Drawing Exhibition #1”

    Masamitsu Katsu “Pencil Drawing Exhibition #1”

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    • at Island Medium
    • in the Chiyoda area
    • Ends in 2 days

    An exhibition of works by an artist known for his pencil drawings. More »

  • poster for Moki “Hideaway”

    Moki “Hideaway”

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    • at Hiromart Gallery Tokyo
    • in the Ichigaya, Kagurazaka area
    • Ends in 2 days

    The Berlin-based German artist Moki makes her solo debut in Japan with a selection of paintings from her latest project “Shelter,” which began in 2010. In this series, Moki paints on wooden panels to create...More »

  • poster for Shuzo Hayashi “My name is Hayacchi”

    Shuzo Hayashi “My name is Hayacchi”

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    • at Gallery Space Kids
    • in the Omotesando, Aoyama area
    • Ends in 2 days

    Filtering the world through ink, pen and color. Venue: Gallery AMore »

  • poster for Tsuyoshi Sera “Que Sera Sera”

    Tsuyoshi Sera “Que Sera Sera”

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    • at Mori Yu Gallery Tokyo
    • in the Chiyoda area
    • Ends in 2 days

    Tsuyoshi Sera’s drawing of a girl with a frog face in a wooden frame is wrapped up in gentleness, as if enveloped by a lovely lace. In Sera’s works, lace is draped, buried, and sometimes stripped away...More »

  • poster for Shinya Totsuka “Friends”

    Shinya Totsuka “Friends”

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

    [Image: Shinya Totsuka “Recalling Summer” oil paint, pen on paper, 600 mm × 600 mm]More »

  • poster for Line

    Line

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    • at Hagiwara Projects
    • in the Shinjuku area
    • Ends in 7 days

    [Image: Eri Takayanagi “Line” (2007) pencil on paper, 28 x 20.9 cm]More »

  • poster for Andy Warhol: 15 Minutes Eternal

    Andy Warhol: 15 Minutes Eternal

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    • at Mori Art Museum
    • in the Roppongi, Nogizaka area
    • Ends in 11 days

    Andy Warhol (1928 - 1987), the standard-bearer of Pop Art, was born in the United States and became a leading artist in the second half of the 20th century against the backdrop of the American consumer...More »

  • poster for The Beautiful— Art for Art’s Sake: The Aesthetic Movement 1860–1900

    The Beautiful— Art for Art’s Sake: The Aesthetic Movement 1860–1900

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    • at Mitsubishi Ichigokan Museum, Tokyo
    • in the Ginza, Marunouchi area
    • Ends in 11 days

    As the materialism of the mid-19th century post-industrial age ran rampant in London, a progressive art movement transformed people’s lifestyles. Led by avant-gardists, this movement asserted that art...More »

  • poster for Ami Yamasaki Exhibition

    Ami Yamasaki Exhibition

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    • at Gallery Yume
    • in the Musashino, Tama area
    • Ends in 12 days

    A collection of sculpture, objects, drawings and booklets from Ami Yamasaki. [Image: Ami Yamasaki “Song/Rhythm” (2013) Installation, paper 6×25m]More »

  • poster for Daisuke Tanaka + Chris Mendoza “Informal Messages”

    Daisuke Tanaka + Chris Mendoza “Informal Messages”

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    • at Tokyo Cultuart by Beams
    • in the Omotesando, Aoyama area
    • Ends in 12 days

    With a backbone in hip hop culture and proffering a unique style of bold yet delicate images, real New Yorker EDEC joins forces with the original might of Tokyo’s Diskah in new formulas of everyday street...More »

  • poster for Yuichi Higashionna “Bascule”

    Yuichi Higashionna “Bascule”

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    • at Sunday
    • in the Setagaya, Kawasaki area
    • Ends in 23 days

    Playing on the name of the popular gallery “Capsule” this exhibition showcases a collection of painting work from Yuichi Higashionna, treading the line between movement and isolation. The exhibition “Ubiq”...More »

  • poster for Jurema Preta by Stephan Doitschinoff

    Jurema Preta by Stephan Doitschinoff

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    • at Diesel Art Gallery
    • in the Shibuya area
    • Ends in 28 days

    Stephan Doitschinoff presents his first show in Japan under the curation of Gestalten. The exhibition features Doitschinoff’s unique universe of icons and symbols created through a wide variety of media,...More »

  • poster for Kyoko Murase “Drawings”

    Kyoko Murase “Drawings”

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    • at Taka Ishii Gallery Modern
    • in the Roppongi, Nogizaka area
    • Ends in 29 days

    In a collection of 20 drawing works, including new and unseen works, Kyoko Murase reveals her open interpretation of the medium and her readiness to push its possibilities by pushing its elements and combining...More »

  • poster for Brilliance of the Persian Arts

    Brilliance of the Persian Arts

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    • at Hachioji Yume Art Museum
    • in the Musashino, Tama area
    • Ends in 30 days

    In 1959 a discovery was made by the archeological team of Tokyo National University in Iran which upset the premises of cultural history. This was the discovery of a cut glass bowl in the same shape as...More »

  • poster for Tsubaki-kai 2014— Shoshin (Beginner’s Mind)

    Tsubaki-kai 2014— Shoshin (Beginner’s Mind)

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    • at Shiseido Gallery
    • in the Ginza, Marunouchi area
    • Ends in 30 days

    The Tsubaki-kai is a group show held at Shiseido Gallery every year since 1947. While its members change, the exhibition has continued for nearly 70 years. Last year’s joining members were Genpei Akasegawa,...More »

  • poster for Morio Shinoda “Wall”

    Morio Shinoda “Wall”

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    • at Koki Arts
    • in the Bakurocho area
    • Ends in 36 days

    Morio Shinoda achieved international acclaim with his sculptures of floating objects suspended in mid-air, which caused a stir in the art scene. In 1966, he represented Japan at the Venice Biennale, and...More »

  • poster for Yuko Murata “Drawings”

    Yuko Murata “Drawings”

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    • at Gallery Side 2
    • in the Roppongi, Nogizaka area
    • Ends in 49 days

    [Image: Yuko Murata “Untitled” (2012) oil on paper 27x 19 cm]More »

  • poster for Yutaka Matsuzawa “Begin With Vanishment”

    Yutaka Matsuzawa “Begin With Vanishment”

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    • at Misa Shin Gallery
    • in the Shirokane, Hiroo area
    • Ends in 50 days

    A founder of conceptual art in Japan, Yutaka Matsuzawa is known globally as a pioneer in the field. He began his career in the 1940s creating poems, paintings, and three-dimensional work. At midnight on...More »

  • poster for The Soul of Japan— The Calligraphy of Mitsuo Aida and the Photography of Taikichi Irie

    The Soul of Japan— The Calligraphy of Mitsuo Aida and the Photography of Taikichi Irie

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    • at Ashikaga Museum of Art
    • in the Greater Tokyo area
    • Ends in 51 days

    Calligrapher Mitsuo Aida produced many profound works in Ashikaga, a place rich in both history and nature. Meanwhile, Taikichi Irie devoted his life to photographing the natural environment and Buddha...More »

  • poster for “Balthus: A Retrospective”

    “Balthus: A Retrospective”

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    • at Tokyo Metropolitan Art Museum
    • in the Ueno, Yanaka area
    • Ends in 58 days

    Born as Balthasar Michel Klossowski de Rola, Balthus(1908-2001) is respected as one of the last great masters of the 20th century, put on par with Picasso. His silent landscapes which appear to be frozen...More »

  • poster for Collection Masterpieces— The Poetry of Outerspace

    Collection Masterpieces— The Poetry of Outerspace

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    • at Ikeda Museum of 20th Century Art
    • in the Greater Tokyo area
    • Ends in 60 days

    This exhibition of works from the museum’s collection offers an original way of seeing the world through freely created art full of fantastical and dreamlike themes. Featured artists include Spain’s Joan...More »

  • poster for Katsura Funakoshi “New Drawings”

    Katsura Funakoshi “New Drawings”

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    • at Ando Gallery
    • in the Kiyosumi, Ryogoku area
    • Ends in 64 days

    11 new drawings from Katsura Funakoshi featuring pairs of female busts which continue to explore the theme of the “double image”, realized both in Funakoshi’s sculpture and 2D work. Each one of us is inhabited...More »

  • Yasutake Funakoshi “Unknown Drawings for The Twenty-six Martyrs of Japan”

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    • at Tokyo Opera City Art Gallery
    • in the Shinjuku area
    • Ends in 65 days

    Venue: Gallery 3 & 4More »

  • poster for Rudolf Steiner “Land of Angels”

    Rudolf Steiner “Land of Angels”

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    • at Watari-um, The Watari Museum of Contemporary Art
    • in the Omotesando, Aoyama area
    • Ends in 79 days

    Reviewing the life and work of Rudolf Steiner through 3 distinct paths this exhibition examines the efforts of his later life through 24 of over 1000 blackboard drawings produced between 1919-1925 in the...More »

  • 2D Work Award Winners Exhibition

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    • at Tokyo Wonder Wall
    • in the Shinjuku area
    • Ends in 157 days

    12 artists selected for the Wonder Wall Award from 479 competitors present their work in a relay of solo exhibitions held between October 2013 - September 2014, with an artist talk held each month. Exhibition...More »

  • poster for Leiko Ikemura “Pioon”

    Leiko Ikemura “Pioon”

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    • at The Vangi Sculpture Garden Museum
    • in the Greater Tokyo area
    • Ends in 172 days

    Leiko Ikemura offers up a sense of transformation imbued in the depths and surfaces of her sculptural work, showcased at Vangi Sculpture Garden Museum for the first time in 8 years. Here the lines of the...More »

  • poster for Open Saturdays

    Open Saturdays

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    • at Fabre 8710
    • in the Bakurocho area
    • Ends in 239 days

    A 1 year long exhibition open only on Saturdays, with work from associated artists progressing, shifting and changing over this period.More »

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Permanent events

  • Yokoyama Taikan Memorial Hall Permanent Exhibit

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    • at Yokoyama Taikan Memorial Hall
    • in the Ueno, Yanaka area

    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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Upcoming events

  • poster for Keiko Minami “Nostalgia”

    Keiko Minami “Nostalgia”

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    • at Musee Hamaguchi Yozo / Yamasa Collection
    • in the Kyobashi, Nihonbashi area
    • Starts tomorrow

    The landscapes of Keiko Minami’s copperplate prints are mysterious yet somehow nostalgic, reminiscent of places one has seen sometime in the past. In her school days, Minami poured her effusive creativity...More »

  • poster for Wisut Ponnimit “Tum Kun - I’m Home Mamuang!”

    Wisut Ponnimit “Tum Kun - I’m Home Mamuang!”

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    • at Kido Press, Inc.
    • in the Kiyosumi, Ryogoku area
    • Starts tomorrow

    Six new lithograph prints and other drawings are featured in this exhibition of Thai manga artist Wisut Ponnimit, much loved for his character Tum-kun. Here Tum-kun makes his appearance in shades of retro...More »

  • poster for Amok Island Exhibition

    Amok Island Exhibition

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    • at Kojimachi Gallery
    • in the Chiyoda area
    • Starts in 2 days

    Displaying and selling canvas and printed works by Amok Island, an Australia-based Dutch artists. Amok Island’s portraits of “southern nations” are not to be missed.More »

  • poster for Masayuki Harada Exhibition

    Masayuki Harada Exhibition

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    • at Block House
    • in the Omotesando, Aoyama area
    • Starts in 4 days

    Created deliberately for the first exhibition inside the bar Maruyama Sakaba, these works include dynamic installation art that makes use of an entire wall, as well as new drawings made during the planning...More »

  • poster for Yoshiko Hayashi “Flowers of Flowers”

    Yoshiko Hayashi “Flowers of Flowers”

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    • at Gallery Jy
    • in the Omotesando, Aoyama area
    • Starts in 4 days

    An exhibition of rich oil paintings from Yoshiko Hayashi, opening up rose blooms of the heart upon the canvas surface.More »

  • poster for Atsushi Fukui “Paintings & Drawings”

    Atsushi Fukui “Paintings & Drawings”

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    • at Shibuya Hikarie 8/ Art gallery
    • in the Shibuya area
    • Starts in 5 days

    Held in conjunction with the publication of “Nahal‘s Bell”, written by Kazuya Nagaya and illustrated by Atsushi Fukui this exhibition features Atsushi Fukui original drawings and recent paintings. In collaboration...More »

  • poster for Atsuo Ogawa “Exit”

    Atsuo Ogawa “Exit”

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    • at 20202
    • in the Shibuya area
    • Starts in 7 days

    As 20202 moves to its new location Atsuo Ogawa presents an exhibition of work over two parts, Part 1 in the old 20202 spaces, and Part 2 in the new 20202 space.More »

  • poster for “Design Festa Vol. 39”

    “Design Festa Vol. 39”

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    • at Tokyo Big Sight
    • in the Odaiba, Kachidoki area
    • Starts in 22 days

    The internationally renown art event explodes upon the art scene yet again with a firework array of painting, illustration, accessories, fashion, live music and performance from creators of all ages, backgrounds...More »

  • poster for “Noritake Kinashi x 20 Years - Inspiration - The Curiosity of the Moment”

    “Noritake Kinashi x 20 Years - Inspiration - The Curiosity of the Moment”

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    • at Ueno Royal Museum
    • in the Ueno, Yanaka area
    • Starts in 25 days

    Moving between the paths of TV show talent and painter Noritake Kinashi has continued to produce art work for 20 years, crossing a variety of tastes from bold colors and forms to intricate subtleties,...More »

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