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  • poster for Chizuko Magara “Chondrite”

    Chizuko Magara “Chondrite”

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    • at Striped House Gallery
    • in the Roppongi, Nogizaka area
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  • poster for Hiroki Tsukuda “199X”

    Hiroki Tsukuda “199X”

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    • at Nanzuka
    • in the Shibuya area
    • Ends in 3 days

    NANZUKA is pleased to present “199X,” an exhibition of new works by Hiroki Tsukuda. The exhibition marks Tsukuda’s fourth solo presentation with the gallery since his previous one-man show in 2014. Hiroki...More »

  • poster for Kazuhiro Nomura “Dot Painting”

    Kazuhiro Nomura “Dot Painting”

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    • at Harmas Gallery
    • in the Kiyosumi, Ryogoku area
    • Ends in 3 days

    An exhibition of a series of paintings by Kazuhiro Nomura, an artist who has worked in mediums including sculpture, painting, and video. Fruit trees consisting of minute dots will challenge your visual...More »

  • poster for Mikio Nakayama Exhibition

    Mikio Nakayama Exhibition

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    • at K's Gallery
    • in the Ginza, Marunouchi area
    • Ends in 3 days
  • poster for BIEN + Lucas Depuy “On the Paper”

    BIEN + Lucas Depuy “On the Paper”

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    • at On Sundays
    • in the Omotesando, Aoyama area
    • Ends in 4 days

    Up-and-coming artist BIEN is exhibiting new work created in collaboration with Lucas Dupuy during the artist’s visit to London this July. Furthermore, Dupuy’s book of collected works “Lucas Dupuy: Incunable”...More »

  • poster for Haruka Kondo “The Wind Calls”

    Haruka Kondo “The Wind Calls”

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    • at Site Aoyama
    • in the Omotesando, Aoyama area
    • Ends in 4 days

    Nihonga painting, oil painting, acrylic painting, pen drawings.More »

  • poster for Inner Strength – The Women of Poland and Japan

    Inner Strength – The Women of Poland and Japan

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    • at Spiral
    • in the Omotesando, Aoyama area
    • Starts Today, Ends in 4 days

    “When my mother died, my father was left alone, so I had to go back to my hometown to look after him. A woman can survive without a man, but a man cannot survive without a woman”, our Japanese friend once...More »

  • poster for Masako Watanabe Paintings

    Masako Watanabe Paintings

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    • at Span Art Gallery
    • in the Ginza, Marunouchi area
    • Ends in 4 days

    A solo show for an artist who has been working for 66 years. The exhibition is divided into two parts, part one in September and part two in November. Part one features a special color illustration segment...More »

  • poster for Sora Mizusawa “Strangers In The”

    Sora Mizusawa “Strangers In The”

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    • at L'illustre Galerie Le Monde
    • in the Shibuya area
    • Ends in 4 days
  • poster for Stop and Go

    Stop and Go

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    • at Hara Museum Arc (Gunma)
    • in the Greater Tokyo area
    • Ends in 4 days

    In the mid-20th century Jean Tinguely established himself as a master of kinetic art, a movement that focused on natural and humanmade sources of power in moving artworks, which Tinguely assembled from...More »

  • poster for The Dawn of Nippon Rail

    The Dawn of Nippon Rail

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    • at The Railway Museum
    • in the Greater Tokyo area
    • Ends in 4 days

    2018 marks the 150th anniversary of the start of the Meiji period (1868–1912). As Japan entered a new era and opened itself up to the world, Japanese people took an interest in the steam trains of the...More »

  • poster for Weekly Shonen Jump Exhibition Vol. 3:  The 2000s - The Ever-Evolving Ultimate Magazine

    Weekly Shonen Jump Exhibition Vol. 3: The 2000s - The Ever-Evolving Ultimate Magazine

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    • at Mori Arts Center Gallery
    • in the Roppongi, Nogizaka area
    • Ends in 4 days

    In celebration of 2018 marking the 50th anniversary of Weekly Shonen Jump will hold Manga Festival Part 3. “Weekly Shonen Jump Exhibition Vol. 3: The Ever-Evolving Ultimate Magazine” begins in July, the...More »

  • poster for Yoshimi Saito “Daily Mandala”

    Yoshimi Saito “Daily Mandala”

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    • at Wish Less
    • in the Ueno, Yanaka area
    • Ends in 4 days

    Wish Less Gallery presents Yoshimi Saito’s solo exhibition ‘Daily Mandala’. Initially, Saito’s art gives an impression of “kawaii” and cuteness but closer inspection reveals a strange fantasy world. The...More »

  • poster for Hirohiko Araki Jojo Exhibition - Ripples Of Adventure

    Hirohiko Araki Jojo Exhibition - Ripples Of Adventure

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    • at The National Art Center, Tokyo
    • in the Roppongi, Nogizaka area
    • Ends in 5 days

    Having first been serialized in Weekly Shonen Jump magazine in 1987, Jojo’s Bizarre Adventures, created by the manga artist Hirohiko Araki, marked its 30th anniversary in 2017. This exhibition, a comprehensive...More »

  • poster for Rieko Hidaka “Seeing”

    Rieko Hidaka “Seeing”

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    • at Tomio Koyama Gallery
    • in the Roppongi, Nogizaka area
    • Ends in 10 days

    To commemorate last year’s publication of “Rieko Hidaka Works: 1979–2017” by the art book press Nohara, Tomio Koyama Gallery presents an exhibition overlapping with the show “Seeing – Collected Works 1979–2017”...More »

  • poster for Roid Cycle

    Roid Cycle

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    • at Gallery Target
    • in the Omotesando, Aoyama area
    • Ends in 10 days

    Gallery Target along with Crack Gallery is pleased to announce “Roid Cycle”, a group exhibition of new works by Jeff Halladay, Zak David, Nick Atkins and Peter Paquin. The second Iteration of “Roid Cycle”...More »

  • poster for Azusa Kobayashi “Double Slide”

    Azusa Kobayashi “Double Slide”

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    • at TAV Gallery
    • in the Musashino, Tama area
    • Ends in 11 days

    Presenting abstract works by Azusa Kobayashi, a student of oil painting at Tokyo University of the Arts.More »

  • poster for Bento—Design for Eating, Gathering and Communicating

    Bento—Design for Eating, Gathering and Communicating

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    • at Tokyo Metropolitan Art Museum
    • in the Ueno, Yanaka area
    • Ends in 12 days

    From picnic meals to our daily lunchbox, the bento (a Japanese-style meal-in-a-box) is part of the fabric of everyday life in Japan. Sometimes they are communally eaten, such as those prepared for picnics...More »

  • poster for Depth of Flatness

    Depth of Flatness

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    • at The Blank Gallery
    • in the Omotesando, Aoyama area
    • Ends in 12 days

    The group exhibition focuses on painters who construct picture planes by using overlaps of flat layers and examining uses of space, materiality, methods, processes, contexts, and time axes. These six artists...More »

  • poster for Foujita: A Retrospective – Commemorating the 50th Anniversary of his Death

    Foujita: A Retrospective – Commemorating the 50th Anniversary of his Death

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    • at Tokyo Metropolitan Art Museum
    • in the Ueno, Yanaka area
    • Ends in 12 days

    Léonard Tsuguharu Foujita (1886-1968)—a leading artist of the Ecole de Paris. Born in 19th-century Japan, Foujita spent about half of his 80 some years in France and eventually took French citizenship...More »

  • poster for Sakurako Oidaira “Elegance・Pose”

    Sakurako Oidaira “Elegance・Pose”

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    • at Dessin
    • in the Ebisu, Daikanyama area
    • Ends in 12 days
  • poster for Shinjuku Creators Festival 2018

    Shinjuku Creators Festival 2018

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    • at Shinuku NS Building
    • in the Shinjuku area
    • Ends in 12 days

    Shinjuku Creators Festival is a large-scale art event that takes advantage of Shinjuku’s multicultural and artistic heritage. Taking place for almost two months from August 1st until October 8th, this...More »

  • poster for Water and Land Niigata Art Festival 2018

    Water and Land Niigata Art Festival 2018

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    • at Bandaijima Multipurpose Plaza
    • in the Greater Tokyo area
    • Ends in 12 days

    The Water and Land Niigata Art Festival launched in 2009 is held once every three years in Niigata City. Focusing on the environments and culture shaped by water and land, this year the art festival returns...More »

  • poster for Birthplace of Totoro - Sketchbook Diaries

    Birthplace of Totoro - Sketchbook Diaries

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    • at Ghibli Museum, Mitaka
    • in the Musashino, Tama area
    • Ends in 16 days

    The recently published “Birthplace of Totoro” features the seasonal sketches of Akemi Miyazaki. This exhibition will showcase sketchbooks and other original work. Venue: 2nd Floor Gallery *Exhibition...More »

  • poster for 20 Years Posthumous - Industrial Designer Yasuyoshi Kuroiwa

    20 Years Posthumous - Industrial Designer Yasuyoshi Kuroiwa

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    • at Railway History Exhibition Hall, former Shimbashi car park
    • in the Ginza, Marunouchi area
    • Ends in 18 days

    This year marks the 20th anniversary of the passing of Yasuyoshi Kuroiwa (1921-1998). Kuroiwa was a designer with Japan National Railways (the current Japan Railways) and his work includes the name plate...More »

  • poster for The Magic Lantern—A Short History of Light and Shadow

    The Magic Lantern—A Short History of Light and Shadow

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    • at Tokyo Photographic Art Museum
    • in the Ebisu, Daikanyama area
    • Ends in 18 days

    The practice of projecting images on a screen or a wall had spread to the entire world long before the birth of cinema, thanks to the invention of the device called “magic lantern,” an ancestor to the...More »

  • poster for Shinnosuke Tojo “Like Eraser Rubbings”

    Shinnosuke Tojo “Like Eraser Rubbings”

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    • at Faro Kagurazaka
    • in the Ichigaya, Kagurazaka area
    • Ends in 24 days

    Shinnosuke Tojo works with rusted and damaged remains of metals and industrial products of various shapes and sizes to give visual representation to what typically goes unseen. He was the Grand Prix Winner...More »

  • poster for Tadanori Yokoo Exhibition

    Tadanori Yokoo Exhibition

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    • at Ginza Graphic Gallery
    • in the Ginza, Marunouchi area
    • Ends in 24 days

    A pioneering darling of youth culture, Tadanori Yokoo illustrated Harumi Setouchi’s period novel “Genka” which was serialized from 1974-75. Yokoo illustrated the novel, which depicted the fall of the Muromachi...More »

  • poster for Viewing Words, Walking with Words - Scenes of Poetry

    Viewing Words, Walking with Words - Scenes of Poetry

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    • at Art Museum & Library, Ota
    • in the Greater Tokyo area
    • Ends in 25 days

    This exhibition, held at Art Museum & Library, Ota, is the second event with the aim of bridging “books” with “art”. The theme of this year’s event is poetry and Japanese tanka (short poems). Just...More »

  • poster for Tsuguharu Foujita and the Art of Books

    Tsuguharu Foujita and the Art of Books

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    • at Bernard Buffet Museum
    • in the Greater Tokyo area
    • Ends in 34 days

    2018 marks the 50th anniversary of the death of the artist Tsuguharu (Léonard) Foujita. On this occasion, the Bernard Buffet Museum presents an exhibition focused on his illustration work. Having established...More »

  • poster for Nobuya Abe “Insatiable Quest Beyond Borders”

    Nobuya Abe “Insatiable Quest Beyond Borders”

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    • at Museum of Modern Art, Saitama
    • in the Greater Tokyo area
    • Ends in 39 days
  • poster for The Museum of Cosmic Consciousness

    The Museum of Cosmic Consciousness

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    • at Fenberger House
    • in the Greater Tokyo area
    • Ends in 39 days

    The museum exhibition spans three spaces: in the large room are many examples of older religious art, including shamanic expressions. The Tatami Room shows a display of modern and contemporary art. The...More »

  • poster for 1968: Art in the Turbulent Age

    1968: Art in the Turbulent Age

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    • at Chiba City Museum of Art
    • in the Greater Tokyo area
    • Ends in 46 days

    Held as a turning point in 20th-century history, 1968 likewise marked a pivotal year in modern art. This retrospective exhibition held today in 2018 - exactly 50 years on - shows how the state of art stood...More »

  • poster for Spark: Once You Were Young

    Spark: Once You Were Young

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    • at Hoki Museum
    • in the Greater Tokyo area
    • Ends in 53 days

    Presenting the work of 15 realist painters including Sosuke Morimoto, Hiroshi Noda, Toshiro Aoki, Fumihiko Gomi, Nobuyuki Shimamura, Osamu Obi, Toshihiro Ohata, Kenichiro Ishiguro, Ryo Shiotani, and Hiroki...More »

  • poster for Alvar Aalto “Second Nature”

    Alvar Aalto “Second Nature”

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    • at Museum of Modern Art, Hayama
    • in the Yokohama, Kanagawa area
    • Ends in 60 days

    Introducing the creative world and sense of designs of Alvar Aalto (1898–1976), a leading Finnish architect of the twentieth century, this is an exhibition of Vitra Design Museum and the Alvar Aalto Museum,...More »

  • Artists Abroad

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    • at The Museum of Contemporary Art, Karuizawa
    • in the Greater Tokyo area
    • Ends in 60 days

    Exhibiting around 50 works by Japanese artists from the past several decades who have traveled, worked, and lived overseas. In our increasingly global age, their works speak to the joys and pains of creation,...More »

  • poster for Rokko Meets Art – Art Walk 2018

    Rokko Meets Art – Art Walk 2018

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    • at Rokko Garden Terrace
    • in the Greater Tokyo area
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    The ninth annual Art Walk for the Rokko Meets Art festival once again invites you enjoy encounters with contemporary art in nature at sites around Mt. Rokko, including Rokko Garden Terrace, Rokko International...More »

  • Shusaku Arakawa “Transcendent Dimensions!”

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    • at The Museum of Contemporary Art, Karuizawa
    • in the Greater Tokyo area
    • Ends in 60 days

    Coinciding with the show “Artists Abroad,” this exhibition introduces 15 rare early works by the artist and architect Shusaku Arakawa from the time soon after his arrival in America. Arakawa is known for...More »

  • poster for Takao Saito’s Golgo 13

    Takao Saito’s Golgo 13

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    • at Kawasaki City Museum
    • in the Setagaya, Kawasaki area
    • Ends in 65 days

    This exhibition marks the 50th anniversary of “Golgo 13,” Takao Saito’s best-selling manga series about a professional assassin. Original illustrations, a model gun from Saito’s office, and a replica of...More »

  • poster for Foujita’s Paintings and Drawings for his Lovers, Wives, and Friends

    Foujita’s Paintings and Drawings for his Lovers, Wives, and Friends

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    • at Pola Museum of Art
    • in the Yokohama, Kanagawa area
    • Ends in 67 days

    Foujita became the darling of 1920s Paris, nicknamed ‘Fou-Fou’ and engaging in sensational activity and close friendships thereafter in Paris, Tokyo, and other cities. Living to be almost 80 years old,...More »

  • poster for From Kaoru Yamaguchi to You

    From Kaoru Yamaguchi to You

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    • at Takasaki Museum of Art
    • in the Greater Tokyo area
    • Ends in 67 days
  • poster for Redon and His World: Beyond Imagination

    Redon and His World: Beyond Imagination

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    • at Pola Museum of Art
    • in the Yokohama, Kanagawa area
    • Ends in 67 days

    Odilon Redon was a French painter from the 19th and 20th centuries. Even though Redon was active during the same period as the impressionist painters, his style was completely different. This exhibition...More »

  • poster for Arcus Project 2018 Ibaraki

    Arcus Project 2018 Ibaraki

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    • at ARCUS Studio
    • in the Greater Tokyo area
    • Ends in 76 days

    Artists have been selected for the 25th annual ARCUS Artist-in-Residence Program. This year’s guest curator Kodama Kanazawa and advisor Fumio Nanjo have chosen Cihad Caner, Erika Ceruzzi, and Erica van...More »

  • poster for Carl Larsson “Art of the Swedish Lifestyle”

    Carl Larsson “Art of the Swedish Lifestyle”

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    • at Seiji Togo Memorial Sompo Japan Nipponkoa Museum of Art
    • in the Shinjuku area
    • Ends in 89 days

    Carl Larsson (1853 – 1919) was a Swedish painter, popular throughout the country, known for his warm works of art that used his family as models. He was given a house called Lilla Hyttnäs in Dalarna, a...More »

  • poster for Le Corbusier’s Paintings

    Le Corbusier’s Paintings

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    • at Galerie Taisei
    • in the Yokohama, Kanagawa area
    • Ends in 102 days

    Renown 20th century architect Le Corbusier has also become known for his many works of art. Famously, he would spend mornings painting in his atelier before heading out in the afternoon to his architectural...More »

  • poster for Rethinking Bernard Buffet: Half A Century of Masterpieces

    Rethinking Bernard Buffet: Half A Century of Masterpieces

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    • at Bernard Buffet Museum
    • in the Greater Tokyo area
    • Ends in 187 days

    Bernard Buffet made his debut as a painter at the age of 20, becoming famous for his portraits that characteristically use straight black lines and subdued hues to embody the social anxiety and void following...More »

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Permanent events

  • NMWA Museum Collection

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    • at National Museum Of Western Art, Tokyo
    • in the Ueno, Yanaka area

    The NMWA was established in 1959 around the core Matsukata Collection as Japan’s museum specializing in Western art. The galleries feature pre-18th century paintings including those by Ritzos, Van Cleve,...More »

  • 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 »

  • poster for Zojoji Temple Treasures

    Zojoji Temple Treasures

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    • at Zojoji Temple
    • in the Roppongi, Nogizaka area

    Displaying the treasures of Zojoji Temple, with the highlight being a 1/10th-sized model of the Daiden Main Hall from the British Royal Collection.More »

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Upcoming events

  • poster for Musashino Art University Research Assistants Exhibition 2018

    Musashino Art University Research Assistants Exhibition 2018

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    • at Musashino Art University Museum & Library
    • in the Musashino, Tama area
    • Starts in 61 days

    This exhibition presents the results of the creative work and research produced by research assistants in various labs at Musashino Art University. It presents the wide variety of ways in which the assistants...More »

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