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  • poster for Hirofumi Isoya “Raising a Gap”

    Hirofumi Isoya “Raising a Gap”

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    • at Itamuro Onsen Daikokuya
    • in the Greater Tokyo area
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    Displaying 16 works, including four new works, in photographer Hirofumi Isoya’s first exhibition at Itamuro Onsen Daikokuya. More »

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    Morning/Night

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    • at Galerie Juillet
    • in the Musashino, Tama area
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    Joshibi University of Art & Design photography department showcase a collection of work on the theme of morning and night. More »

  • poster for Yoko Jigen “White Out II — Departure”

    Yoko Jigen “White Out II — Departure”

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    • at Ginza Nikon Salon (Nikon Plaza)
    • in the Ginza, Marunouchi area
    • Ends Today

    As the season begins to change migratory birds start to feel the urge to move and begin upon their journey to another land. By what signal do they judge this moment of movement? For those who live within...More »

  • poster for Aya Tokunaga “Photogenic!”

    Aya Tokunaga “Photogenic!”

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    • at Gallery Speak For
    • in the Ebisu, Daikanyama area
    • Ends tomorrow

    Whether personal, commercial, portrait photography of famous people, Aya Tokunaga has maintained an unswerving vision in her work since arriving on the photographic arts scene in the 1990s. In her first...More »

  • poster for Geert van der Schaaf

    Geert van der Schaaf

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    • at Gallery Fukka
    • in the Chiyoda area
    • Ends tomorrow

    An exhibition of work by Dutch photographers with the support of the Embassy of the Netherlands. More »

  • poster for Hachimitsu Pie Tribute - Continuing My Sentimental Lane

    Hachimitsu Pie Tribute - Continuing My Sentimental Lane

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    • at Billiken Gallery
    • in the Omotesando, Aoyama area
    • Ends tomorrow

    Hachimitsu Pie was a popular rock band in the early 1970s, known for pioneering rock in the Japanese language. Their 1973 album “Sentimental Lane” came to exert a particular influence of the Japanese music...More »

  • poster for ICC Kids Program 2016: Media Art as an Awareness Filter

    ICC Kids Program 2016: Media Art as an Awareness Filter

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    • at NTT ICC Inter Communication Center
    • in the Shinjuku area
    • Ends tomorrow

    On this occasion the ICC Kids Program brings a focus to the parts that make up works of media art, which holds a particular characteristic of combining multiple sensations. The strange experience we may...More »

  • poster for Jugatsu Toi and Fumiko Hori

    Jugatsu Toi and Fumiko Hori

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    • at Nakajima Art
    • in the Ginza, Marunouchi area
    • Ends tomorrow

    An exhibition exploring the relationship of painter Fumiko Hori and Jugatsu Toi, an artist who traveled across five continents on motorcycle. More »

  • poster for Masakazu Kitayama “Typograffiti 1.1— Invisible”

    Masakazu Kitayama “Typograffiti 1.1— Invisible”

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    • at Daikanyama T-Site, Tsutaya Books
    • in the Ebisu, Daikanyama area
    • Ends tomorrow

    A solo show for Masakazu Kitayama, a graphic and editorial designer whose projects include work for the Cornelius CD cover and the magazine house Ginza. Presenting typography-themed installations of photographs...More »

  • poster for Osamu Matsuo “Heavy Metal”

    Osamu Matsuo “Heavy Metal”

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    • at Rocket
    • in the Omotesando, Aoyama area
    • Ends tomorrow

    For the third installment of the Sasebo Project focused on the city in Nagasaki Prefecture, photographer Osamu Matsuo, a Sasebo native, presents portraits of shipyard workers.More »

  • poster for Rio Olympics Photojournalism Exhibition

    Rio Olympics Photojournalism Exhibition

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    • at Canon Gallery Ginza
    • in the Ginza, Marunouchi area
    • Ends tomorrow

    Leading photojournalists of the Japan Magazine Publishers Association capture the speed, passion and emotion of the Olympics. More »

  • poster for Takashi Okano “Barbed Wire Kisses”

    Takashi Okano “Barbed Wire Kisses”

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    • at Lamp harajuku
    • in the Omotesando, Aoyama area
    • Ends tomorrow

    The photographs taken by fashion designer Takashi Okano always reveal an unadorned female beauty. On this occasion he presents a special collaboration with Lamp Harajuku’s Autumn Collection in which light...More »

  • poster for Kei Takemura “Something Falling From the Sky”

    Kei Takemura “Something Falling From the Sky”

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    • at Taka Ishii Gallery
    • in the Shibuya area
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    Taka Ishii Gallery is pleased to present “Something Falling From the Sky,” a selection of approximately 20 works from Kei Takemura’s latest series, including works that illustrate the artist’s first attempt...More »

  • poster for Primal Scene – Kafou

    Primal Scene – Kafou

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    • at Eitoeiko
    • in the Ichigaya, Kagurazaka area
    • Ends in 4 days

    Ken Ikeda lives and works in London, and this show is his first in Japan in 12 years. “Primal Scene – Kafou” is curated by Takayo Iida, an independent curator. In this exhibition, Ikeda juxtaposes sounds...More »

  • poster for Sokami Exhibition

    Sokami Exhibition

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    • at Turner Gallery
    • in the Musashino, Tama area
    • Ends in 4 days
  • poster for Takashi Kato  “Hotel”

    Takashi Kato “Hotel”

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    • at Gallery K
    • in the Kyobashi, Nihonbashi area
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    Takashi Kato, a photographer whose works have been featured at the Nakanojo Triennale, continues his investigations into our physical relationships with our surroundings and the stories they tell in this...More »

  • poster for Tomohide Ikeya “Wave”

    Tomohide Ikeya “Wave”

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    • at Lower Akihabara
    • in the Bakurocho area
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    Tomohide Ikeya is a photographer who seeks the origins of life through images of water. On this occasion he presents human figures being violently overcome by waves. [Related Event] Opening Reception Date:...More »

  • poster for 12 Rooms 12 Artists Works from the UBS Art Collection

    12 Rooms 12 Artists Works from the UBS Art Collection

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    • at Tokyo Station Gallery
    • in the Ginza, Marunouchi area
    • Ends in 5 days

    This summer, Tokyo Station Gallery will hold an exhibition of works from the UBS Art Collection, one of the largest corporate collections of contemporary art in the world. Celebrating the fiftieth anniversary...More »

  • poster for Art Album 2016

    Art Album 2016

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    • at Fujisawa City Art Space
    • in the Yokohama, Kanagawa area
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    A two part exhibition showcasing the work of Fujisawa and Shonan associated artists. Part 1 focuses on the work of installation with Fumitoshi Eto and Teppei Yamada, while part 2 features photographic...More »

  • poster for Daisuke Tokita ”Conceptual Thinking”

    Daisuke Tokita ”Conceptual Thinking”

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    • at Place M
    • in the Shinjuku area
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    This exhibition asks viewers to notice the differences between sight and awareness. More »

  • poster for Hisachika Takahashi by Yuki Okumura

    Hisachika Takahashi by Yuki Okumura

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    • at Maison Hermès
    • in the Ginza, Marunouchi area
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    Hisachika Takahashi by Yuki Okumura spotlights the unusual career of this little-known Japanese artist (b. 1940) – a collaborator first with Lucio Fontana in Italy, from 1962 onwards, and later with Robert...More »

  • poster for Objet : Horizon

    Objet : Horizon

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    • at Tap Gallery
    • in the Kiyosumi, Ryogoku area
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    Kazuya Otsuka continues his objet series with a selection of large scale prints which capture the man-made structures which encircle the waterfront through wide throw and fish-eyed lenses. More »

  • poster for Yusuke Shibata ”Public and Freedom”

    Yusuke Shibata ”Public and Freedom”

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    • at Art Center Ongoing
    • in the Musashino, Tama area
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    Shibata is an artist highly skilled in video, photography and installation. Having first met with Art Center Ongoing director Nozomu Ogawa around the start of the art space he left a particular impression...More »

  • poster for 360° World – Ricoh Theta Exhibition & Workshop

    360° World – Ricoh Theta Exhibition & Workshop

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    • at Pentax Forum
    • in the Shinjuku area
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    An exhibition of 70 cutting-edge professional photographs taken with the Ricoh Theta 360°virtual reality camera, plus a workshop letting visitors immerse themselves in this incredible 360° world.More »

  • poster for Atsushi Fujimoto “The Curtain Call”

    Atsushi Fujimoto “The Curtain Call”

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    • at Shinjuku Nikon Salon
    • in the Shinjuku area
    • Starts Today, Ends in 6 days

    A series of 50 color photos reflect Atsushi Fujimoto’s exploration of his own being and the death faced around him. [Related Event] Gallery Talk Date: September 3(Sat) 12:30-13:30 Speaker: Atsushi...More »

  • poster for Junji Takasago “Dear Earth”

    Junji Takasago “Dear Earth”

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    • at Konica Minolta Plaza
    • in the Shinjuku area
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    Junji Takasago presents a selection of 43 photographs taken from across 5 continents and 3 oceans, with breath-taking images featuring the night sky over Angel Falls, ice caves of Iceland, a holy lake...More »

  • poster for Michiko Matsumoto “Portraits of Women Artists”

    Michiko Matsumoto “Portraits of Women Artists”

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    • at The Museum of Contemporary Art, Karuizawa
    • in the Greater Tokyo area
    • Ends in 6 days

    Since the 1980s Matsumoto traveled across the world to capture the portraits of major contemporary artists and dancers based in New York, Paris, Tokyo and further afield. In particular she followed the...More »

  • poster for Michio Hoshino’s Journeys

    Michio Hoshino’s Journeys

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    • at Matsuya Ginza
    • in the Ginza, Marunouchi area
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    More than 250 major works by the late Michio Hoshino, photographer of Alaskan wilderness and wildlife with a message about people and their relationship with nature. Venue: 8F Event SquareMore »

  • poster for Shomei Tomatsu “Pencil of the Sun: New Edition”

    Shomei Tomatsu “Pencil of the Sun: New Edition”

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    • at Open Gallery 1&2
    • in the Tokyo: Others area
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    Canon Open Gallery 1 presents 30 images by Shomei Tomatsu from the first new edition of Pencil of the Sun in 40 years. The classic photo book of photographs of Okinawa has been edited and expanded for...More »

  • poster for Smiljan Radić “Bestiary”

    Smiljan Radić “Bestiary”

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    • at Gallery Ma
    • in the Roppongi, Nogizaka area
    • Ends in 11 days

    Running a uniquely creative practice in Chile’s capital city of Santiago, Radić has been drawing increasing attention for his distinctive creative perspective with the recent rise in interest in modern...More »

  • poster for Between Visible and Invisible

    Between Visible and Invisible

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    • at Hara Museum Arc (Gunma)
    • in the Greater Tokyo area
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    The world is full of the things that the eye cannot see. The wind the air, the temperature, the sounds around us. But art gives us the power to represent these forces in some way, through utopian landscapes...More »

  • poster for Going All Out: Summer Art Museum Time!

    Going All Out: Summer Art Museum Time!

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    • at Fuchu Art Museum
    • in the Musashino, Tama area
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    This summer, spend family time in the cool of the Fuchu Art Museum making new discoveries and encountering things to spark your passion! From Meiji-era paintings to contemporary art, kids can experience...More »

  • poster for Keiichi Tahara in Joshibi: Photosynthesis

    Keiichi Tahara in Joshibi: Photosynthesis

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    • at Joshibi University of Art and Design - Art Museum
    • in the Musashino, Tama area
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    Keiichi Tahara is an internationally renowned photographer whose achievements include the Ihei Kimura Award. This exhibition presents new works from Tahara and students Joshibi University of Art and Design...More »

  • poster for Mary Cassatt Retrospective

    Mary Cassatt Retrospective

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    • at Yokohama Museum Of Art
    • in the Yokohama, Kanagawa area
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    The American-born artist Mary Cassatt (1844-1926) was active in Paris during the latter-half of the 19th century. During a period when professional women artists were still rare, Cassatt carried through...More »

  • poster for Masayuki Nakaya + Sean Marc Lee + John Sypal “Co - Nekotation Era”

    Masayuki Nakaya + Sean Marc Lee + John Sypal “Co - Nekotation Era”

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    • at Totem Pole Photo Gallery
    • in the Shinjuku area
    • Starts Today, Ends in 12 days
  • poster for Summer, Travels, Tales

    Summer, Travels, Tales

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    • at Hara Museum Arc (Gunma)
    • in the Greater Tokyo area
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    An array of artworks with themes of summertime travel and memories take the viewer on sentimental journeys to the past and future. Some 120 Hara Museum Arc collection pieces by artists such as Sophie Calle,...More »

  • poster for Tomonori Ozawa ”More or Less”

    Tomonori Ozawa ”More or Less”

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    • at Gallery Forgotten Dreams
    • in the Kiyosumi, Ryogoku area
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    With a restraint of color and form verging on the abstract Tomonori Ozawa places a frame upon the urban landscape and reflects his own sensibility. More »

  • poster for Jeanloup Sieff “Nude & Fashion”

    Jeanloup Sieff “Nude & Fashion”

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    • at Art Gallery M84
    • in the Ginza, Marunouchi area
    • Ends in 18 days

    From his debut in the 1950s to his sudden death in 2000, the French photographer Jeanloup Sieff worked at the forefront of the photographic medium, concentrating natural beauty with a transparent eroticism...More »

  • poster for Motions

    Motions

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    • at Ota Fine Arts
    • in the Roppongi, Nogizaka area
    • Ends in 18 days

    This exhibition reexamines the beauty of motion, familiar from our everyday life, and explores its meaning through diverse visual expressions including video, photography and installation work. A wide...More »

  • poster for Muga Miyahara “Renaissance”

    Muga Miyahara “Renaissance”

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    • at Taka Ishii Gallery Photography/Film
    • in the Roppongi, Nogizaka area
    • Ends in 18 days

    This exhibition will be Muga Miyahara’s first solo exhibition with the gallery and feature approximately 13 pieces from his latest and ongoing series “Renaissance” and “Radiation,” which he began last...More »

  • poster for Muga Miyahara “Renaissance”

    Muga Miyahara “Renaissance”

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    • at Taka Ishii Gallery
    • in the Shibuya area
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    Taka Ishii Gallery Photography / Film is pleased to present “Renaissance,” a solo exhibition by Muga Miyahara, from August 20 to September 17. It will be his first solo exhibition with the gallery and...More »

  • poster for Nao Tsuda “Iheya・Izena”

    Nao Tsuda “Iheya・Izena”

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    • at Post / Limart
    • in the Ebisu, Daikanyama area
    • Ends in 18 days

    Presenting images from Nao Tsuda’s new photobook “Iheya・Izena,”the third installment in a series from fieldwork. Following “Sameland” (2014) and “Naga” (2015), this volume published by Lim Art focuses...More »

  • poster for Julia Margaret Cameron: A Woman Who Breathed Life Into Photographs

    Julia Margaret Cameron: A Woman Who Breathed Life Into Photographs

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    • at Mitsubishi Ichigokan Museum, Tokyo
    • in the Ginza, Marunouchi area
    • Ends in 20 days

    Julia Margaret Cameron (1815-1879) first picked up a camera towards the end of 1863. She claims an important place in the history of photography, for taking what was simply a medium for recording, and...More »

  • poster for RongRong and Inri + Yuan Goang-ming “Memories through Cycle”

    RongRong and Inri + Yuan Goang-ming “Memories through Cycle”

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    • at Contemporary Art Center, Art Tower Mito
    • in the Greater Tokyo area
    • Ends in 20 days

    It seems that, due to the progress of East Asia, such uniquely new photography and moving images that we have never seen before are increasing emerging from this region. This exhibition features two units...More »

  • poster for Shu Takagi: Specific Space

    Shu Takagi: Specific Space

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    • at Tochigi Prefectural Museum of Fine Arts
    • in the Greater Tokyo area
    • Ends in 23 days

    Shu Takagi (b. 1944) works mainly as a sculptor. Beginning in the 1970s, he received training from Jiro Takamatsu’s “Juku” school as well as from the philosopher Hiroshi Ichikawa. To this day, his works...More »

  • poster for Bontaro Dokuyama “Shiver and Orgasm”

    Bontaro Dokuyama “Shiver and Orgasm”

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    • at Komagome Soko
    • in the Ueno, Yanaka area
    • Ends in 25 days

    Born in Fukushima Prefecture in 1984, artist Bontaro Dokuyama documents the psychology and realities of people wanting but unable to escape in today’s society. His subjects include the aftermath of the...More »

  • poster for Présage / Connotations

    Présage / Connotations

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    • at IMA Concept Store
    • in the Roppongi, Nogizaka area
    • Ends in 25 days

    Hideyuki Ishibashi is based in Lille, in northern France, and makes works by appropriating and collaging found photographs. He had his solo exhibition, “Présage” at BT Gallery in Tokyo in 2013 and IMA...More »

  • poster for Rituals – Fluid Landscapes

    Rituals – Fluid Landscapes

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    • at Akibatamabi 21
    • in the Chiyoda area
    • Ends in 25 days

    There is an image which emerges from within the body. As we are assumed to be one part of nature itsel, what does it mean to look upon and explore our inner landscapes? Even as we attempt to focus upon...More »

  • poster for Yoshinori Mizutani “Hanon”

    Yoshinori Mizutani “Hanon”

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    • at IMA Concept Store
    • in the Roppongi, Nogizaka area
    • Ends in 25 days

    Yoshinori Mizutani continuously captures ordinary scenes of daily life from a unique perspective. From 2014 to 2016, he held solo exhibitions in galleries around the world, including ibasho gallery in...More »

  • poster for Kazuhiro Washio ”A La Mer”

    Kazuhiro Washio ”A La Mer”

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    • at Espace Kuu
    • in the Tokyo: Others area
    • Ends in 26 days

    The landscape of the sea is a scene which people thousands of years before us have cast their eye upon, and people thousands of years after us will also gaze upon. The sea contains a time which reaches...More »

  • poster for Rinko Kawauchi “The Rain of Blessing”

    Rinko Kawauchi “The Rain of Blessing”

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    • at Gallery 916
    • in the Odaiba, Kachidoki area
    • Ends in 26 days

    This latest solo show is a perfect vehicle for understanding Rinko Kawauchi’s artistry. Of all the exhibitions of Kawauchi’s work held in Tokyo it is second only to “Illuminance, Ametsuchi, Seeing Shadow”...More »

  • poster for Tadao Ando “Drawing, Photograph, Maquette”

    Tadao Ando “Drawing, Photograph, Maquette”

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    • at Akio Nagasawa Gallery
    • in the Ginza, Marunouchi area
    • Ends in 26 days

    Among the body of Ando’s work, this exhibition focuses especially on seven representative architecture projects in Japan, including the “Church of the Light,” the “Row House in Sumiyoshi” and the “Naoshima...More »

  • poster for The Dancing Girl - A Well-Loved Modern Novel

    The Dancing Girl - A Well-Loved Modern Novel

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    • at Mori Ogai Memorial Museum
    • in the Ueno, Yanaka area
    • Ends in 26 days

    125 years on since its first release, this exhibition celebrated Ougai Mori’s acclaimed modern novel “The Dancing Girl”. The first part of this show focuses upon “The Confessions of Youth”, and the birth...More »

  • poster for When “&” Discovers New Forms of Art

    When “&” Discovers New Forms of Art

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    • at Kawasaki City Museum
    • in the Setagaya, Kawasaki area
    • Ends in 26 days

    Since what you see as a work of art nowadays becomes more and more diverse, it seems to become more and more difficult to give an answer to the question of what is art. In this exhibition, we would like...More »

  • poster for 25 Years!  A Celebration of Our Chancery

    25 Years! A Celebration of Our Chancery

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    • at Embassy of Canada Prince Takamado Gallery
    • in the Roppongi, Nogizaka area
    • Ends in 31 days

    The Embassy of Canada in Japan is presenting a special exhibition in its Prince Takamado Gallery to mark the 25th anniversary of the present chancery (Embassy building). The first chancery of the Canadian...More »

  • poster for Ikko Narahara “Where Time Has Vanished”

    Ikko Narahara “Where Time Has Vanished”

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    • at Fujifilm Square
    • in the Roppongi, Nogizaka area
    • Ends in 31 days

    Narahara Ikko held his first solo exhibition, “Ningen no Tochi” (Human Land), in 1956, the year he worked, among others, with artists Ay-O (a.k.a. Takao Iijima) and Ikeda Masuo; This was an exhibition...More »

  • poster for Akinaga Fujii “Eclose”

    Akinaga Fujii “Eclose”

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    • at Over The Border
    • in the Ebisu, Daikanyama area
    • Ends in 33 days

    Over the Boarder is pleased to present “eclose,” a photo exhibition of the work of Akinaga Fujii. Fujii is a professional photographer in the field of advertisement, and at the same time utilizes these...More »

  • poster for Atom Ginjyo “Paris – 14 Days of Looking”

    Atom Ginjyo “Paris – 14 Days of Looking”

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    • at Ricoh Imaging Square Ginza 8F, A.W.P Gallery zone
    • in the Ginza, Marunouchi area
    • Ends in 33 days

    30 black and white photographs taken in Paris.More »

  • poster for Hunter of the Ocean

    Hunter of the Ocean

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    • at National Museum of Nature and Science
    • in the Ueno, Yanaka area
    • Ends in 33 days

    Sharks, giant tuna, whales, and other ocean creatures star in this show of 160 rare specimens. All ages will enjoy learning about these creatures’ habitats, hunting abilities, and more.More »

  • poster for The Count of Clouds: Mount Fuji Through the Eyes of Masanao Abe

    The Count of Clouds: Mount Fuji Through the Eyes of Masanao Abe

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    • at Intermediatheque
    • in the Ginza, Marunouchi area
    • Ends in 33 days

    The eleventh head of the Fukuyama feudal clan, Masanao Abe (1891-1966) was also an exceptional scientist specializing in meteorology. Devoting his research to clouds, Abe founded in 1927 the Abe Cloud...More »

  • poster for Kenro Izu ”India - Eternal Light”

    Kenro Izu ”India - Eternal Light”

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    • at Kiyosato Museum of Photographic Arts
    • in the Greater Tokyo area
    • Ends in 41 days

    New York based photographer Kenro Izu presents a body of new work inspired by his long relationship with India. First traveling to India in 1996 it was then that he witnessed the ritual funeral pyre, burning...More »

  • poster for 150 Years of Beatrix Potter - Peter Rabbit Exhibition

    150 Years of Beatrix Potter - Peter Rabbit Exhibition

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    • at Bunkamura Museum of Art
    • in the Shibuya area
    • Ends in 42 days

    The world of Peter Rabbit keeps enchanting people from around the world. In 2016, it will be the 150th anniversary of author Beatrix Potter’s birth. Beatrix spent her childhood in the Lake District in...More »

  • poster for Kentarou Kumon Exhibition

    Kentarou Kumon Exhibition

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    • at Canon Gallery S
    • in the Tokyo: Others area
    • Ends in 42 days

    Kentarou Kumon has made it his life work over 10 years to travel the world and photograph people’s ways of life. Between 2013 and 2015 he also traveled across Japan from the southern most island to Hokkaido...More »

  • poster for Fiona Tan “Ascent”

    Fiona Tan “Ascent”

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    • at Izu Photo Museum
    • in the Greater Tokyo area
    • Ends in 49 days

    Commissioned on the occasion of this exhibition, Tan has created “Ascent” through a montage of over 4000 found still images of Mt. Fuji from all eras. Images were contributed by the public and were also...More »

  • poster for Aichi Triennale 2016

    Aichi Triennale 2016

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    • at Aichi Prefectural Museum of Art
    • in the Greater Tokyo area
    • Ends in 54 days

    The 3rd Aichi Triennale takes up the theme of humankind’s creative journey—or “caravan”—to the unknown, the kind of journey that invariably takes the form of an endless quest driven by curiosity. Aichi...More »

  • poster for The Era of Art Photography - Teiko Shiotani

    The Era of Art Photography - Teiko Shiotani

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    • at Mitaka City Gallery of Art
    • in the Musashino, Tama area
    • Ends in 54 days

    In our contemporary times photography is recognized as an art expression but in the early days of photography in the 19th century this was not the case. In the late 19th century the movement of “pictorialism”...More »

  • poster for Ray Metzker “Informed by Light 1957-1968”

    Ray Metzker “Informed by Light 1957-1968”

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    • at Photo Gallery International
    • in the Shirokane, Hiroo area
    • Ends in 60 days

    Ray Metzker was born in 1931 in Milwaukee. From 1956-1959, he attended the Institute of Design in Chicago, a renowned school known as the “New Bauhaus” that was established by László Moholy-Nagy. At ID,...More »

  • poster for Taro Okamoto’s Okinawa

    Taro Okamoto’s Okinawa

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    • at Taro Okamoto Memorial museum
    • in the Omotesando, Aoyama area
    • Ends in 61 days

    In November 1959 Taro Okamoto visited to Okinawa whilst it was still under US control. He came to the islands for a long awaited rest. Yet as he arrived the scene before his eyes removed all thoughts of...More »

  • poster for Crossing the Sea - Ships, Rail, Shinkansen

    Crossing the Sea - Ships, Rail, Shinkansen

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    • at Railway History Exhibition Hall, former Shimbashi car park
    • in the Ginza, Marunouchi area
    • Ends in 68 days

    In March 2016 the segment of the Hokkaido Shinkansen between Shinaomori and Shinhakodatehoku opened, following the long history of transport links between Northern Honshu and Hokkaido. This exhibition...More »

  • MOMAT Collection

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    • at The National Museum of Modern Art, Tokyo
    • in the Chiyoda area
    • Ends in 75 days

    Along with several Nihon-ga , which convey the seasonal transition from summer to fall, in the “Highlights” section (Room 1, 4th floor), visitors are welcome to enjoy a selection of modern Western works...More »

  • poster for Thomas Ruff Exhibition

    Thomas Ruff Exhibition

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    • at The National Museum of Modern Art, Tokyo
    • in the Chiyoda area
    • Starts Today, Ends in 75 days

    Thomas Ruff has been a leading figure in contemporary photography since the 1990s when he emerged as part of the Becher School. Along with Andreas Gursky and Thomas Struth, Ruff studied photography with...More »

  • poster for All Living Things

    All Living Things

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    • at The Vangi Sculpture Garden Museum
    • in the Greater Tokyo area
    • Ends in 91 days

    Encounters with strange animals born from the imaginations of 14 artists. What kind of presence do animals have for us in the modern world? Looking back over the history of humankind, animals have constantly...More »

  • poster for The Universe and Art — Princess Kaguya, Leonardo da Vinci, teamLab

    The Universe and Art — Princess Kaguya, Leonardo da Vinci, teamLab

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    • at Mori Art Museum
    • in the Roppongi, Nogizaka area
    • Ends in 132 days

    Our universe is of perennial interest, appearing in art all around the world as an object of worship and study over the centuries, and spawning countless stories. “The Universe and Art,” in just one exhibition,...More »

  • poster for Nam June Paik “Who Will be Laughing in 2020 ?+?=??”

    Nam June Paik “Who Will be Laughing in 2020 ?+?=??”

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    • at Watari-um, The Watari Museum of Contemporary Art
    • in the Omotesando, Aoyama area
    • Ends in 152 days

    “Nam June Paik is considered the Father of video art. Marking a decade since his death, this exhibition sheds light on the title of his boldly predicative 1993 work “Who Will Be Laughing in 2020.” Around...More »

  • poster for Takuya Matsuda “Mood Swings”

    Takuya Matsuda “Mood Swings”

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    • at Diesel Art Gallery
    • in the Shibuya area
    • Ends in 165 days

    Gentle, rough, frail, strong. In a space of various expressions come together the interior products such as lights, furniture, or dishware…forming a certain ambiance of mood and emotion. The combination...More »

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Permanent events

  • poster for Jim O’Connell “Kabukicho”

    Jim O’Connell “Kabukicho”

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    • at Shinjuku Golden Gai
    • in the Shinjuku area

    Jim O’Connell documents Tokyo’s red-light district, making connections with Kabukicho’s working men and women, revelers and passers-by. This exhibition comprises of ten photographs shot in 2006. This...More »

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Upcoming events

  • poster for Ren Hang “Tokyo”

    Ren Hang “Tokyo”

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    • at matchbaco
    • in the Shinjuku area
    • Starts in 2 days

    Born 1987 in Changchun, Jilin Province, China, Ren Hang is now based in Beijing and widely regarded as one of China’s top young contemporary photographers, mostly taking pictures of friends in the nude...More »

  • poster for Yukari Chikura “Zaido”

    Yukari Chikura “Zaido”

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    • at Canon Gallery Ginza
    • in the Ginza, Marunouchi area
    • Starts in 2 days

    The Great East Japan Earthquake occurred at 2:46 p.m. on the 11th of March 2011, triggering terrible tsunami waves and a nuclear disaster. It also had a serious impact on local Japanese traditions and...More »

  • poster for Three Photographers Emerge 2016

    Three Photographers Emerge 2016

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    • at Island Gallery
    • in the Kyobashi, Nihonbashi area
    • Starts in 3 days

    Placing a spotlight upon three future star photographers.More »

  • poster for Kishin Shinoyama ”La Maison de Rendez-vous”

    Kishin Shinoyama ”La Maison de Rendez-vous”

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    • at Hara Museum of Contemporary Art (Tokyo)
    • in the Tokyo: Others area
    • Starts in 4 days

    The Hara Museum will hold a solo exhibition by Kishin Shinoyama, a photographer who has remained at the forefront of his field since the 1960s. Shinoyama currently has an ongoing exhibition, “The People...More »

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