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  • poster for Yui Takada “Swimming Graphic”

    Yui Takada “Swimming Graphic”

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    • at Creation Gallery G8
    • in the Ginza, Marunouchi area
    • Ends Today

    Displaying works by Yui Yui Takada, an advertising, logo, packaging, book, and typography designer and founder of Allright Graphics. More »

  • poster for A Story Begins in a Meeting of Pictures and Words – Into the Forests of Imagination

    A Story Begins in a Meeting of Pictures and Words – Into the Forests of Imagination

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    • at Art Museum & Library, Ota
    • in the Greater Tokyo area
    • Ends in 3 days

    Art Museum & Library, Ota places special focus on illustrated stories and children’s books. Its first show in a series about books and art explores the imaginative and creative power of combinations...More »

  • poster for Daniel Johnston “Hi, How Are You?”

    Daniel Johnston “Hi, How Are You?”

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    • at Vanilla Gallery
    • in the Ginza, Marunouchi area
    • Ends in 3 days

    Displaying and selling visual art and cassette tapes by the American artist and musician Daniel Johnston, who has attracted a cult following for the innocent simplicity of album art featuring animals,...More »

  • poster for Finnish design: Celebrating 100 years of independence

    Finnish design: Celebrating 100 years of independence

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    • at Fuchu Art Museum
    • in the Musashino, Tama area
    • Ends in 3 days

    There are many everyday items produced in Finland that are widely popular in Japan, such as Marimekko fabrics, tableware from Iittala and Arabia, and furniture by Alvar Aalto, to name but a few. They are...More »

  • poster for Makoto Wada and Japanese Illustration

    Makoto Wada and Japanese Illustration

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    • at Tobacco & Salt Museum
    • in the Kiyosumi, Ryogoku area
    • Ends in 3 days

    The words “illustration” and “illustrator” became widely known in Japan as of the 1960s thanks to the formation of groups like “Tokyo Illustrators Club” in 1964, and the publication of magazines such as...More »

  • poster for Oocami Drawings

    Oocami Drawings

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

    Focusing on the creative unit Oocami Drawings, this exhibition presents the work of 37 “makers” – artists and groups who have influenced them. More »

  • poster for Tomoko Hanamoto “Garasue”

    Tomoko Hanamoto “Garasue”

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    • at L'illustre Galerie Le Monde
    • in the Shibuya area
    • Ends in 3 days

    Flowers, a coat, shoes, a wine glass, a ring, perfume… This new lineup featuring 45 illustration works by Tomoko Hanamoto tells a story using traditional glass painting techniques and various objects....More »

  • poster for Yoko Yamamoto “Tiptoeing Through Tulip Fields”

    Yoko Yamamoto “Tiptoeing Through Tulip Fields”

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    • at Isetan Shinjuku Store
    • in the Shinjuku area
    • Ends in 5 days

    Yoko Yamamoto’s new picture book marking her debut as an author is inspired by the song “Churippu Hatake wo Tsumasaki de” (Tiptoeing Through Tulip Fields). This exhibition presents original illustrations,...More »

  • poster for Yanesen Mapping

    Yanesen Mapping

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    • at Flew Gallery
    • in the Ueno, Yanaka area
    • Ends in 6 days

    Multiple illustrators present works mapping out the unique gourmet and cultural scene to be enjoyed in Tokyo’s Yanesen area, made up of the Yanaka, Nezu, Sendagi neighborhoods. More »

  • poster for 17th 1_WALL Graphics Exhibition

    17th 1_WALL Graphics Exhibition

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    • at Guardian Garden
    • in the Ginza, Marunouchi area
    • Ends in 8 days

    The 17th “1_WALL” Graphics Exhibition is part of an open competition for the right to mount a solo show at Guardian Garden. The exhibition features works by six finalists after two rounds of judging: the...More »

  • poster for Rimako Horikawa “Inside the box is what’s outside the window”

    Rimako Horikawa “Inside the box is what’s outside the window”

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    • at Pinpoint Gallery
    • in the Omotesando, Aoyama area
    • Ends in 9 days

    Rimako Horikawa tells small stories using animation in combination with objects.More »

  • poster for Alice’s Tea Party Part 1

    Alice’s Tea Party Part 1

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    • at Books & Gallery cafe Tentekido
    • in the Musashino, Tama area
    • Ends in 10 days

    Enchanting artworks from Wonderland. Join the Cheshire Cat for tea!More »

  • poster for Full Metal Alchemist Exhibition

    Full Metal Alchemist Exhibition

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    • at Gallery AaMo
    • in the Tokyo: Others area
    • Ends in 10 days

    The first major art exhibition for Hiromu Arakawa’s Full Metal Alchemist manga series displays more than 200 works, including original and color illustrations and items from the animation. Original merchandise...More »

  • poster for The Nippon Foundation Diversity in The Arts “Museum of Together”

    The Nippon Foundation Diversity in The Arts “Museum of Together”

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    • at Spiral
    • in the Omotesando, Aoyama area
    • Ends in 12 days

    “Museum of Together” is the first exhibition organized by The Nippon Foundation Diversity In The Arts. With a planning team of people who have different expertise, ideas, and positions, it has held in...More »

  • poster for 70 Creators’ Seven

    70 Creators’ Seven

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    • at Parco Museum
    • in the Tokyo: Others area
    • Starts Today, Ends in 17 days

    Exhibition celebrating the 50th anniversary of Tsuburaya Productions’ long-running television sci-fi series “Ultra Seven,” which remains popular across generations. 70 different creators have come together...More »

  • poster for BankART Life Ⅴ (5) —Kanko

    BankART Life Ⅴ (5) —Kanko

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    • at BankArt Studio NYK
    • in the Yokohama, Kanagawa area
    • Ends in 17 days

    The Kanko tour starts out at BankArt Studio NYK with a stroll around fields of flowers by the sea, then heads up to an “island” room of architecturally enclosed light. The river bank features flora and...More »

  • poster for Kanae Takeshi Hayashi “Sky Juice”

    Kanae Takeshi Hayashi “Sky Juice”

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    • at Honkbooks
    • in the Tokyo: Others area
    • Ends in 17 days

    [Events] “151” Manga release party Date: Oct. 29 (Sun) 15:00 Girls’ Bar by the Artist “Jun to Sa” Date: Nov. 4 (Sat) 19:00 Cover charge: 500 yenMore »

  • poster for The Picture Books of Yosuke Inoue

    The Picture Books of Yosuke Inoue

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    • at Chihiro Art Museum Tokyo
    • in the Musashino, Tama area
    • Ends in 17 days

    For its third 40th anniversary exhibition, Chihiro Art Museum Tokyo showcases the work of picture book creator, manga artist, and illustrator Yosuke Inoue. Focusing on picture books such as his first publication...More »

  • poster for The Poetry of Chihiro: Pictures Like Poems

    The Poetry of Chihiro: Pictures Like Poems

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    • at Chihiro Art Museum Tokyo
    • in the Musashino, Tama area
    • Ends in 17 days

    Known for liking fairy tales that are “short, beautiful, and called to mind a range of images, like poetry does,” Chihiro Iwasaki developed her own unique method of picture book expression through a series...More »

  • poster for Yokohama Triennale 2017 - Islands, Constellations & Galapagos

    Yokohama Triennale 2017 - Islands, Constellations & Galapagos

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    • at Yokohama Museum Of Art
    • in the Yokohama, Kanagawa area
    • Ends in 17 days

    The title of the sixth edition of the Yokohama Triennale is “Islands, Constellations and Galapagos.” Together with the concept, it was conceived following a series of discussions by directors and experts...More »

  • poster for John Dove & Molly White “Sensibility and Wonder”

    John Dove & Molly White “Sensibility and Wonder”

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    • at Diesel Art Gallery
    • in the Shibuya area
    • Ends in 21 days

    This exhibition features the origin of street fashion and the punk movement while reflecting on the works of John Dove and Molly White. The T-shirt has been a clothing staple in Street fashion for quite...More »

  • poster for The Art Show – Art of the New Millennium in the Taguchi Art Collection

    The Art Show – Art of the New Millennium in the Taguchi Art Collection

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    • at Museum of Modern Art, Gunma
    • in the Greater Tokyo area
    • Ends in 24 days

    Exhibiting 65 works of contemporary art by 53 artists, with a focus on pieces from the year 2000 onward. In addition to Japanese artists including Keiichi Tanaami, Yoko Ono, Yoshitomo Nara, Takashi Murakami,...More »

  • poster for Super Open Studio: Network

    Super Open Studio: Network

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    • at Art Laboratory Hashimoto
    • in the Greater Tokyo area
    • Ends in 27 days

    Super Open Studio opens up artists’ studios in Sagamihara City and the surrounding area to the public. This year’s program features 23 studio openings with artwork exhibits and demonstrations, plus workshops,...More »

  • poster for Patricia Field “Art Collection: The world of Patricia Field”

    Patricia Field “Art Collection: The world of Patricia Field”

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    • at Nakamura Keith-Haring Collection
    • in the Greater Tokyo area
    • Ends in 31 days

    The Patricia Field boutique, where Madonna, Debbie Harry, and Jean-Michel Basquiat were regulars, existed as a melting pot of cultures where musicians, their fans, artists, celebrities, downtown personalities,...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 38 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 Livres d’enfance français, Collection Kashima Shigeru

    Livres d’enfance français, Collection Kashima Shigeru

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    • at Gunma Museum of Art, Tatebayashi
    • in the Greater Tokyo area
    • Ends in 66 days

    This is the first time for these French picture books treasured for many years in the collection of rare Western books belonging to Shigeru Kashima, a scholar of French literature, to be shown in public....More »

  • poster for 10th Anniversary Exhibition “Keith Haring and Japan: Pop to Neo-Japonism”

    10th Anniversary Exhibition “Keith Haring and Japan: Pop to Neo-Japonism”

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    • at Nakamura Keith-Haring Collection
    • in the Greater Tokyo area
    • Ends in 81 days

    The Nakamura Keith Haring Collection, the only museum in the world dedicated to the collection of Keith Haring’s artwork, celebrates its 10th anniversary in 2017. This exhibition focuses on the footprints...More »

  • poster for Love is Wonderful

    Love is Wonderful

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    • at Snoopy Museum Tokyo
    • in the Roppongi, Nogizaka area
    • Ends in 171 days

    In the comic strip “Peanuts,” there are various romantic episodes that excite the heart; Charlie Brown lets out a sigh upon seeing the Little Red Haired Girl in front of him, the crabby Lucy struggles...More »

  • poster for Delicious! Animating Memorable Meals

    Delicious! Animating Memorable Meals

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    • at Ghibli Museum, Mitaka
    • in the Musashino, Tama area
    • Ends in 194 days

    Studio Ghibli films are renowned for depicting daily life in great detail. What often lingers in the memory of viewers are scenes of food and meals: Pazu and Sheeta sharing a fried egg on toast in “Castle...More »

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Upcoming events

  • poster for Kyoko Nomiyama “Moonlight and Glasses”

    Kyoko Nomiyama “Moonlight and Glasses”

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    • at OPA gallery/shop
    • in the Omotesando, Aoyama area
    • Starts tomorrow

    Kyoko Nomiyama presents original artwork from her picture book “Moonlight and Glasses,” which tells the story of a strange visitor turning up at the front door on a moonlit night.More »

  • poster for Rika Ezaki “Kizetz magical shop”

    Rika Ezaki “Kizetz magical shop”

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    • at Shinjuku Ophthalmologist Gallery
    • in the Shinjuku area
    • Starts tomorrow

    This event by Rika Ezaki will present a pop-up shop based on her popular cute-but-occasionally-creepy online store, “Kizetz magical shop,” as well as a solo exhibition. Here you will find various original...More »

  • poster for Wild: Untamed Mind

    Wild: Untamed Mind

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    • at 21_21 Design Sight
    • in the Roppongi, Nogizaka area
    • Starts tomorrow

    The base of our culture and life lies in the “untamed mind.” This mind affects both human instinct and intellect, and it is the trigger and stimulant for creativity. What does the “untamed mind” mean...More »

  • poster for Aki Miyajima + Tomokaz Kano “Ma ni ya ra, ma ni ya ra”

    Aki Miyajima + Tomokaz Kano “Ma ni ya ra, ma ni ya ra”

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    • at Paku Paku An
    • in the Omotesando, Aoyama area
    • Starts in 2 days

    Aki Miyajima held her first ever solo exhibition not long after neutron, Paku Paku An’s predecessor, was established in Kyoto. Following this, she relocated to Tokyo and developed her career as an illustrator....More »

  • poster for Graph

    Graph

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    • at Creation Gallery G8
    • in the Ginza, Marunouchi area
    • Starts in 5 days

    The printing design firm Graph creates new value by integrating design with a traditional focus on craftsmanship. This methodology, so natural in our contemporary world, is a philosophy that Graph first...More »

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