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  • poster for 8th Lake Yamanaka Photo Grand Prix Exhibition

    8th Lake Yamanaka Photo Grand Prix Exhibition

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    • at Fujifilm Square
    • in the Roppongi, Nogizaka area
    • Ends tomorrow

    The eighth annual contest for photography of Yamanashi Prefecture’s Lake Yamanaka and its surroundings drew 520 submissions. Thirty prize-winners are on display. More »

  • poster for Susumu Shimonishi “Another Lens”

    Susumu Shimonishi “Another Lens”

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    • at Break Station Gallery, Ueno
    • in the Ueno, Yanaka area
    • Ends tomorrow

    Susumu Shimonishi has traveled the cities of the world experimenting with novel ways of capturing his photographic self-portrait. Since the late 1990s he has utilized such implements as helium filled balloons...More »

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    Noh Photo

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    • at Tachikawa Blind Ginza Space Åtte
    • in the Ginza, Marunouchi area
    • Ends in 2 days

    Thirty photographs of Noh stages accompany a class on Noh theater taught by actors from the Komparu School of Noh. There will also be a Noh workshop for children letting them use their voices and move...More »

  • poster for Ikko Narahara “Where Time Has Stopped”

    Ikko Narahara “Where Time Has Stopped”

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    • at Taka Ishii Gallery Photography/Film
    • in the Roppongi, Nogizaka area
    • Ends in 3 days

    Narahara, who attributed his personal technique of representation as “personal documents,” carved out the path for a new era in the history of Japanese photography through means of an original, comprehensive...More »

  • poster for Kiichi Kawamura “Invisible/Indivisible”

    Kiichi Kawamura “Invisible/Indivisible”

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    • at Lower Akihabara
    • in the Bakurocho area
    • Ends in 3 days

    Looking at the invisible without seeing.More »

  • poster for Natsuki Kuroda “Fancy Flight”

    Natsuki Kuroda “Fancy Flight”

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

    Natsuki Kuroda (b. 1988) received the 8th 1_WALL Award for photography in 2013. The works of her photo book “Kono Ie no Hanashi” (A Tale of a House), taken on the set of the 2014 film “Hottamaru Biyori”...More »

  • poster for Ryuichi Ishikawa “Adorenamix”

    Ryuichi Ishikawa “Adorenamix”

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    • at Shinjuku Golden Gai
    • in the Shinjuku area
    • Ends in 3 days

    Venue: Nagune Part 1: June 1(Mon)-July 9(Thurs) Part 2: July 10(Fri)-August 8(Sat) Drinks from 600 yenMore »

  • poster for Walk in Asia

    Walk in Asia

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    • at Ota Fine Arts
    • in the Roppongi, Nogizaka area
    • Ends in 3 days
  • poster for 8th NGP Independents Exhibition

    8th NGP Independents Exhibition

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    • at The Artcomplex Center of Tokyo
    • in the Shinjuku area
    • Ends in 4 days

    The 1884 Paris Salon, an open exhibition without panel or prize, started a global trend which also made its way to Japan under the title of the “Independents” exhibition. NGP Foto continues in this tradition...More »

  • poster for Azamino Children’s Gallery 2015

    Azamino Children’s Gallery 2015

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    • at Yokohama Civic Gallery, Azamino
    • in the Yokohama, Kanagawa area
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    Each summer Yokohama Civic Gallery, Azamino holds the Azamino Children’s Gallery, an exhibit that lets children encounter a variety of artists and art forms. The 10th event welcomes artists Taisuke Abe,...More »

  • poster for Independent Newspaper “Nippon” - The Struggles of Katsunan Kuga and Shiki Masaoka

    Independent Newspaper “Nippon” - The Struggles of Katsunan Kuga and Shiki Masaoka

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    • at Newspark - The Japan Newspaper Museum
    • in the Yokohama, Kanagawa area
    • Ends in 4 days

    In 1889 Katsunan Kuga established the newspaper “Nippon”, a publication which determined to maintain its independence from any political patronage and provide a stringent criticism of the government in...More »

  • poster for Katsumi Omori “When the Memory Leaves You – Sounds and Things vol.2”

    Katsumi Omori “When the Memory Leaves You – Sounds and Things vol.2”

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    • at MEM
    • in the Ebisu, Daikanyama area
    • Ends in 4 days

    In the follow up to last year’s solo exhibition Katsumi Omori presents a selection of 30 photographs produced between 2013-2015. [Related Event] Discussion Event Date: August 1(Sat) 18:00-20:00 Guest:...More »

  • poster for Kazuhito Tanaka “Plastic_flowers”

    Kazuhito Tanaka “Plastic_flowers”

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    • at Maki Fine Arts
    • in the Ichigaya, Kagurazaka area
    • Ends in 4 days

    Born 1973 in Saitama, Japan and now based in Kyoto, Tanaka’s credentials include numerous series of abstract work in photography that questions anew the idea of color, configuration, and vision. For “Plastics_flowers,”...More »

  • poster for Monotone Summer

    Monotone Summer

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    • at Makii Masaru Fine Art
    • in the Bakurocho area
    • Ends in 4 days
  • poster for Portrait Photographs - One Time One Meeting

    Portrait Photographs - One Time One Meeting

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    • at Nadar / Tokyo
    • in the Omotesando, Aoyama area
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    An exhibition of over 15 artists presenting portrait work across 4 categories of lovers, family, friends and others.More »

  • poster for Stars Popping Out of Chaos 2015

    Stars Popping Out of Chaos 2015

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    • at Spiral
    • in the Omotesando, Aoyama area
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    Unveiling the works of 11 young artists specially selected from the graduate show of Kyoto University of Art and Design.More »

  • poster for Tanama  “From the A-bomb Epicenter to Setagaya - 70 Summers On”

    Tanama “From the A-bomb Epicenter to Setagaya - 70 Summers On”

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    • at Setagaya Culture Life Information Center, Seikatsu-Kobo
    • in the Setagaya, Kawasaki area
    • Starts Today, Ends in 4 days

    Sasebo, Nagasaki born photographer Tanama has for 3 years now joined with the Setagaya Friendship Association, a group of A-bomb victims living in Setagaya, and here unveils a series of 50 portraits of...More »

  • poster for The Copy Travelers “The Copy Travelers”

    The Copy Travelers “The Copy Travelers”

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    • at NADiff a/p/a/r/t
    • in the Ebisu, Daikanyama area
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    Consisting of a unit of 3 artists The Copy Travelers have taken up the machinery of copying from photocopiers and scanners to cameras, and have produced a book “The Copy Travelers by The Copy Travelers”from...More »

  • poster for Uruma Takezawa “Buena Vista”

    Uruma Takezawa “Buena Vista”

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    • at AL
    • in the Ebisu, Daikanyama area
    • Ends in 4 days

    Uruma Takezawa marks the release of his photo book “Buena Vista” with an exhibition of 30 photographic works. Venue: AL 1F Main Space [Related Event] Gallery Talk Date: August 2(Sun), August 9(Sun)...More »

  • poster for Yukiko Shimizu “Abide in Silence”

    Yukiko Shimizu “Abide in Silence”

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    • at Bright Photo Salon
    • in the Kiyosumi, Ryogoku area
    • Ends in 4 days
  • poster for Yusuke Miyamoto “Spitz”

    Yusuke Miyamoto “Spitz”

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    • at Totem Pole Photo Gallery
    • in the Shinjuku area
    • Ends in 4 days
  • poster for Sesame Street 45th Anniversary Fair

    Sesame Street 45th Anniversary Fair

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    • at Nihonbashi Takashimaya 8F Hall
    • in the Kyobashi, Nihonbashi area
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    Takashimaya celebrates 45 years of Sesame Street with an exhibition of puppets and photo shoot corner.More »

  • poster for 3 Seas Exhibition Presented By National Geographic

    3 Seas Exhibition Presented By National Geographic

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    • at Konica Minolta Plaza
    • in the Shinjuku area
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    The long thin land of Japan is surrounded by three seas, a cold sea, a warm sea, and a sea somewhere in between. Here Nikkei National Geographic presents Brian Skerry’s eye upon these three seas and their...More »

  • poster for Another Room: Where Technology and Art Photography Meet

    Another Room: Where Technology and Art Photography Meet

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    • at IMA Concept Store
    • in the Roppongi, Nogizaka area
    • Ends in 7 days

    The revolution in digital photography is expanding the possibilities of visual perception. Meanwhile, art and photography are shaking up our preconceptions and transforming societal values through the...More »

  • poster for Great The Kabukicho “Great The Kabukicho”

    Great The Kabukicho “Great The Kabukicho”

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    • at Tokyo Cultuart by Beams
    • in the Omotesando, Aoyama area
    • Ends in 7 days

    Centering around the newly released photo book “Great the Kabukicho” this exhibition puts together an impressive collection of works across 2 venues, with 200 prints showing in B Gallery and large scale...More »

  • poster for Great The Kabukicho “Great The Kabukicho”

    Great The Kabukicho “Great The Kabukicho”

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    • at B Gallery
    • in the Shinjuku area
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    Centering around the newly released photo book “Great the Kabukicho” this exhibition puts together an impressive collection of works across 2 venues, with 200 prints showing in B Gallery and large scale...More »

  • poster for Ola Rindal “Pictures for an Untold Story”

    Ola Rindal “Pictures for an Untold Story”

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    • at IMA Concept Store
    • in the Roppongi, Nogizaka area
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    Regularly working in the field of fashion, Norwegian photographer Ola Rindal presents a special selection of prints. [Related Event] Book Signing and Release Party Date: July 19 17:00-19:00 *For...More »

  • poster for Satoshi Chuma “Movie Theaters”

    Satoshi Chuma “Movie Theaters”

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    • at Sobo
    • in the Chiyoda area
    • Ends in 7 days

    For various reasons including the shift from film to digital, the spread of cinema complexes, and even the 2011 Great East Japan Earthquake, movie theaters using film are disappearing. Satoshi Chuma has...More »

  • poster for Masahisa Fukase— The Incurable Egoist

    Masahisa Fukase— The Incurable Egoist

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    • at Diesel Art Gallery
    • in the Shibuya area
    • Ends in 9 days

    In 1974, the “New Japanese Photography” exhibition at the New York Museum of Modern Art (MoMA) introduced the world to Japanese photographers for the first time. Amidst the works of some of the biggest...More »

  • poster for Photo Op

    Photo Op

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    • at Masataka Contemporary
    • in the Kyobashi, Nihonbashi area
    • Ends in 10 days

    Currently based in Canada, globe-trotter Masako Miyazaki has a keen interest in taking pictures as she travels. Rieko Honma, meanwhile, attempts to give form to shapeless concepts such as “dream worlds”...More »

  • poster for Iwaoka Sumiko + Hikaru Miyakawa Exhibition

    Iwaoka Sumiko + Hikaru Miyakawa Exhibition

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    • at Tokyo Arts Gallery
    • in the Shibuya area
    • Starts Today, Ends in 11 days

    Metamorphasizes photos of bonsai trees into sculptural forms while Hikaru Miyakawa embroiders prints of female nudes printed onto cloth, with both investing their work with a unique sense of aesthetic....More »

  • poster for Maki Hayashida “Japan-Go-Round”

    Maki Hayashida “Japan-Go-Round”

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    • at Tap Gallery
    • in the Kiyosumi, Ryogoku area
    • Ends in 11 days
  • poster for Mitsuaki Iwago “Go with Cats”

    Mitsuaki Iwago “Go with Cats”

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    • at Sano Art Museum
    • in the Greater Tokyo area
    • Ends in 12 days

    Presenting Mitsuaki Iwago’s feline-focused travel photography.More »

  • poster for Jun Imajou “Pastel wind”

    Jun Imajou “Pastel wind”

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    • at Gallery Speak For
    • in the Ebisu, Daikanyama area
    • Ends in 14 days

    Jun Imajou unveils for the first time his series of work developed from his travels in Portugal, with a collection of 40 prints filled with a soft rhythm and color which evokes the touch of color pencil....More »

  • poster for Yasushi Yanai Exhibition

    Yasushi Yanai Exhibition

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    • at Epson Imaging Gallery Epsite
    • in the Shinjuku area
    • Ends in 15 days

    Playing on the word “kaeru”, which means both frog, return and changeable in Japanese, Yasushi Yanai continues to photograph frogs in Fukushima, with something of an edge beyond mere nature photography....More »

  • poster for Beyond Stuff

    Beyond Stuff

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    • at Mizuma Art Gallery - Ichigaya
    • in the Ichigaya, Kagurazaka area
    • Ends in 17 days

    In a group show of Chinese artists, this exhibition pivoting upon Ai Weiwei’s statement “What you see is not what you see, and what you see is not what it means” makes its way to Tokyo, having traveled...More »

  • poster for Jeanloup Sieff “Scenes of Beauty”

    Jeanloup Sieff “Scenes of Beauty”

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    • at Art Gallery M84
    • in the Ginza, Marunouchi area
    • Ends in 17 days

    Known for his fashion and nude photographs, Jeanloup Sieff in fact had a long career in reportage photography, as well as bringing a unique eye to landscapes and scenes of the city, the vision of which...More »

  • poster for Machiya: Kanazawa’s Traditional Townhouses— The Living Skills of Townhouse Craftsmen

    Machiya: Kanazawa’s Traditional Townhouses— The Living Skills of Townhouse Craftsmen

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    • at LIXIL Gallery 1 & 2
    • in the Kyobashi, Nihonbashi area
    • Ends in 17 days

    What is the best way to preserve and pass on traditional architectural skills? This exhibition presents real-life examples of such techniques used in the construction and preservation of “machiya” townhouses...More »

  • poster for Mariko Asayama + Minoru Okabe “Emon Award 4 Exhibition”

    Mariko Asayama + Minoru Okabe “Emon Award 4 Exhibition”

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    • at Emon Photo Gallery
    • in the Shirokane, Hiroo area
    • Ends in 17 days

    From the submission of 150 entries and 6 selected finalists, this year’s Emon Award has been presented to two artists Mariko Asayama and Minoru Okabe, with the mountain scapes of Asayama and the abstract...More »

  • poster for Mitsutoshi Hanaga “The Documentation Photographs of the Japanese Avant-garde Art and Performance / 1964 -1973”

    Mitsutoshi Hanaga “The Documentation Photographs of the Japanese Avant-garde Art and Performance / 1964 -1973”

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    • at Aoyama|Meguro
    • in the Ebisu, Daikanyama area
    • Ends in 17 days

    Aoyama Meguro is pleased to announce the introduction of work by Mitsutoshi Hanaga (1933-1999) for the second time since last year’s Art Fair Tokyo. Most notable for his photographic documentations of...More »

  • poster for Tamotsu Kido “Color Space”

    Tamotsu Kido “Color Space”

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    • at Hagiwara Projects
    • in the Shinjuku area
    • Ends in 17 days
  • poster for Tomoko Daido “Spomin+”

    Tomoko Daido “Spomin+”

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    • at Studio 35 Minutes
    • in the Musashino, Tama area
    • Starts Today, Ends in 17 days

    New works from the “one Hundred Shots” photo book mark the release of Daido’S latest publication. Each print being of a black and white 6x6 inch square format the scenes of the everyday are captured by...More »

  • poster for Toyo Ito “Changing Lifestyles— Making Omishima Japan’s Favorite Residential Island”

    Toyo Ito “Changing Lifestyles— Making Omishima Japan’s Favorite Residential Island”

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    • at LIXIL Gallery 1 & 2
    • in the Kyobashi, Nihonbashi area
    • Ends in 17 days

    The fourth exhibition in the “Future of Creation” series features the work of Toyo Ito, one of Japan’s most prominent architects. The Toyo Ito Museum of Architecture, Imabari, which opened in 2011, has...More »

  • poster for Nobuto Osakabe “Fireworks”

    Nobuto Osakabe “Fireworks”

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    • at Over The Border
    • in the Ebisu, Daikanyama area
    • Ends in 18 days

    Fireworks are fired into the night sky, and bloom for a moment before disappearing, never to be seen again, thus becoming a symbol of all things ephemeral. From the perspective of zen, a moment has neither...More »

  • poster for Tadahiko Hayashi “Japan 1946-1956 & America 1955”

    Tadahiko Hayashi “Japan 1946-1956 & America 1955”

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    • at Open Gallery 1&2
    • in the Tokyo: Others area
    • Ends in 20 days

    The period in Japan between 1946-1956 was known as the Kasutori era, an era of post-war confusion, in which Hayashi captured the vigorous strength of Japanese citizens, here laid in contrast with the increasing...More »

  • poster for  Jon Erwin Staeheli “Wandering”

    Jon Erwin Staeheli “Wandering”

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    • at Gallery Tosei
    • in the Musashino, Tama area
    • Ends in 24 days
  • poster for A Corner of the Green Forest 1995-2015

    A Corner of the Green Forest 1995-2015

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    • at Gallery Fukka
    • in the Chiyoda area
    • Ends in 24 days

    A Corner of the Green Forest is a project by Isamu Wakabayashi made in opposition to the Hidonecho waste disposal facility, Tokyo. Here he reveals a document of decades following the incidents surrounding...More »

  • poster for Atsunobu Kohira “Vanitas”

    Atsunobu Kohira “Vanitas”

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    • at Yumiko Chiba Associates | Viewing Room Shinjuku
    • in the Shinjuku area
    • Ends in 24 days

    “Vanitas,” the title of this exhibition, referrers to the vanity (an allegory for human mortality) portrayed in 16th and 17th century Flemish still life paintings. In these works Atsunobu Kohira does not...More »

  • poster for Nerhol “01 Scapes”

    Nerhol “01 Scapes”

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    • at G/P Gallery
    • in the Ebisu, Daikanyama area
    • Ends in 24 days

    Japanese artist duo Nerhol, made up of Yoshihisa Tanaka and Ryuta Iida, has been attracting increasing attention internationally over recent years and here they present 7 photographic works devoted to...More »

  • poster for Nerhol “01”

    Nerhol “01”

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    • at YKG Gallery
    • in the Roppongi, Nogizaka area
    • Ends in 24 days

    Nerhol, an art unit made up of Yoshihisa Tanaka (b. 1980) and Ryuta Iida (b. 1981), present seven works from their new series “01” at their first exhibit at YKG Gallery. Venue: YKG Gallery inside YKG...More »

  • poster for Vivid Group show

    Vivid Group show

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    • at Gallery Art Composition
    • in the Odaiba, Kachidoki area
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    Gallery Art Composition introduces a new selection of artists in a double bill of group shows: Vivid/Monochrome. This summer, Vivid, will showcase works using lively colors as a vector of expression by...More »

  • poster for Erik Satie and His Time

    Erik Satie and His Time

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    • at Bunkamura Museum of Art
    • in the Shibuya area
    • Ends in 25 days

    French composer, Erik Satie (1866-1925), was a creative figure who played a leading role in the transition period between the 19th and 20th century, attracting the wide attention of many great artists...More »

  • poster for Go Itami “This Year’s Model Special Edition”

    Go Itami “This Year’s Model Special Edition”

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    • at NADiff a/p/a/r/t
    • in the Ebisu, Daikanyama area
    • Ends in 25 days

    Last year Go Itami gained wide acclaim with the release of his innovative photo book “This Year’s Model”, featuring original prints bound between an acrylic cover. Here he releases a new special edition...More »

  • poster for Lisa Larson Exhibition

    Lisa Larson Exhibition

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    • at Gunma Museum of Art, Tatebayashi
    • in the Greater Tokyo area
    • Ends in 25 days

    Swedish potter Lisa Larson (1931- ) makes pottery with animals and children as motifs. Her forms, round and soft, warm and humorous, hold a special appeal for many people. This is the first substantial...More »

  • poster for Shuhou + Atsunobu Kohira “Hirakeshi Toki”

    Shuhou + Atsunobu Kohira “Hirakeshi Toki”

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    • at Capsule
    • in the Setagaya, Kawasaki area
    • Ends in 25 days
  • poster for The Making of Ultra Man - From Ultraman Q to Ultraman 80

    The Making of Ultra Man - From Ultraman Q to Ultraman 80

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    • at Yokosuka Museum of Art
    • in the Yokohama, Kanagawa area
    • Ends in 25 days

    Symbol of national television and still unerring in its popularity today, Ultraman has caught the imagination of generations from its first emergence in 1966 as Ultraman Q. This exhibition follows 8 series...More »

  • poster for Yousuf Karsh “Portraits”

    Yousuf Karsh “Portraits”

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    • at Embassy of Canada Prince Takamado Gallery
    • in the Roppongi, Nogizaka area
    • Ends in 26 days

    Yousuf Karsh, a Canadian of Armenian descent, was one of the greatest portrait photographers of the twentieth century. He achieved worldwide fame when his 1941 portrait of British Prime Minister Winston...More »

  • poster for Shizuka Yokomizo “Kurogo”

    Shizuka Yokomizo “Kurogo”

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    • at Wako Works of Art
    • in the Roppongi, Nogizaka area
    • Ends in 31 days
  • poster for 100 Years of Hiroshi Hamaya

    100 Years of Hiroshi Hamaya

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    • at Hiratsuka Museum of Art
    • in the Yokohama, Kanagawa area
    • Ends in 32 days

    As Japan came to greet a period of rapid post-war development and television came to pervade households around the country, the speed, mobility and simultaneity of information placed a heavy impact upon...More »

  • poster for Kinetic Art

    Kinetic Art

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    • at Museum of Modern Art, Saitama
    • in the Greater Tokyo area
    • Ends in 32 days

    Kinetic art is a work of art that moves. It may be machine operated, capable of transforming light and colors, or create optical illusions. This art form, which was popular in Europe in the 1950s and 1960s,...More »

  • poster for Naoki Honjo “Plastic Nature”

    Naoki Honjo “Plastic Nature”

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    • at nap gallery
    • in the Chiyoda area
    • Ends in 38 days

    The roads cut through trees appear as wounds of the forest. Forests full of homogenous species of tree, cleanly arranged in lines are not forests of nature but artificial constructions. Yet unless this...More »

  • poster for Bakemono

    Bakemono

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    • at Aomori Museum of Art
    • in the Greater Tokyo area
    • Ends in 39 days

    We are well acquainted with shape-shifting spooks (Bakemono in Japanese). They have been a part of our lives since ancient times, taking on and changing into many forms, appearing in annual festivals and...More »

  • poster for I Love Art 13 - 100 Artists from the Watari-um Collection

    I Love Art 13 - 100 Artists from the Watari-um Collection

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    • at Watari-um, The Watari Museum of Contemporary Art
    • in the Omotesando, Aoyama area
    • Ends in 39 days

    Two hundred and fifty art works from over 100 artists of the Watari-um collection include installation, sculpture, painting, photography, print works and video covering the 20th and 21st century.More »

  • MOMAT Collection: What Are You Fighting For?

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    • at The National Museum of Modern Art, Tokyo
    • in the Chiyoda area
    • Ends in 39 days

    As this year marks the 70th anniversary of the end of World War II this exhibition presents approximately 200 works intended to provoke thought around “fighting,” including conflicts between animals, nations,...More »

  • poster for Peko-chan Exhibition

    Peko-chan Exhibition

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    • at Hiratsuka Museum of Art
    • in the Yokohama, Kanagawa area
    • Ends in 39 days

    Taking up the Showa symbol of Fujiya’s Peko-chan, 17 contemporary artists reinterpret this icon through an exhibition of 27 works, bringing the past into the immediacy of the present, while also be accompanied...More »

  • poster for Things: Rethinking Japanese Photography and Art in 1970s

    Things: Rethinking Japanese Photography and Art in 1970s

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    • at The National Museum of Modern Art, Tokyo
    • in the Chiyoda area
    • Ends in 39 days

    In the 1970s, “things” emerged as a keyword in the Japanese photography world. The photographer Takuma Nakahira, who had begun to express his dissatisfaction with existing photographic aesthetics in the...More »

  • poster for Artist File 2015 Next Doors: Contemporary Art in Japan and Korea

    Artist File 2015 Next Doors: Contemporary Art in Japan and Korea

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    • at The National Art Center, Tokyo
    • in the Roppongi, Nogizaka area
    • Ends in 48 days

    Artist File, organized by the National Art Center, Tokyo (NACT) since 2008, is a group exhibition consisting of a collection of solo shows by contemporary artists who are producing some of the freshest...More »

  • poster for Ihei Kimura Award 40th Anniversary Exhibition

    Ihei Kimura Award 40th Anniversary Exhibition

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    • at Kawasaki City Museum
    • in the Setagaya, Kawasaki area
    • Ends in 49 days

    The Ihei Kimura Award, one of photography’s most prestigious prizes, has been given to a number of now-iconic photographers. For the award’s 40th anniversary the Kawasaki City Museum presents photographs...More »

  • poster for Risaku Suzuki “Stream of Consciousness”

    Risaku Suzuki “Stream of Consciousness”

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    • at Tokyo Opera City Art Gallery
    • in the Shinjuku area
    • Ends in 49 days

    Releasing his debut photo book “Kumano” in 1998, followed by “Piles of Time” in 1999, Risaku Suzuki has won numerous awards and exhibited internationally gaining popular acclaim with rich images imbued...More »

  • poster for Tsuyoshi Ozawa “Summer Project from the Director of the Elephant Kingdom”

    Tsuyoshi Ozawa “Summer Project from the Director of the Elephant Kingdom”

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    • at Ichihara Lakeside Museum
    • in the Greater Tokyo area
    • Ends in 49 days

    The director of the Elephant Kingdom? That’s right. The elephant Yumeka from the neighboring “Ichihara Elephant Kingdom” takes on the role of director of this exhibition performing as a guide to the show...More »

  • poster for Yukinori Tokoro “Paradox”

    Yukinori Tokoro “Paradox”

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    • at Espace Kuu
    • in the Tokyo: Others area
    • Ends in 51 days

    Yukinori Tokoro is a photographer who takes hold of a moment within a city in “one second”, snapping 3 shots of a scene within this fleeting time. Here his photography work is accompanied with that of...More »

  • poster for From Takasaki! A Journey of Art and Railroads

    From Takasaki! A Journey of Art and Railroads

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    • at Takasaki Museum of Art
    • in the Greater Tokyo area
    • Ends in 53 days

    Four artists join together in an adventutre of the railway network with train photography from Seiya Nakai, the renderings of Suica data by Michitaka Hirose, the delicate paintings of stations and platforms...More »

  • poster for Heroines I Want to Meet

    Heroines I Want to Meet

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    • at Ricoh Imaging Square Ginza 8F, A.W.P Gallery zone
    • in the Ginza, Marunouchi area
    • Starts Today, Ends in 53 days

    The Kobal Collection of John Kobal started out with the film materials he compiled in England during the 1960s, a time when he himself aspired to become an actor. This collection paved Kobal’s way in freelance...More »

  • poster for Ikeda Museum of 20th Century Art 40th Anniversary Exhibition: Part 2

    Ikeda Museum of 20th Century Art 40th Anniversary Exhibition: Part 2

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    • at Ikeda Museum of 20th Century Art
    • in the Greater Tokyo area
    • Ends in 55 days

    This three-part series celebrating the Ikeda Museum of 20th Century Art’s 40th anniversary presents works from the museum’s collection by artists featured in solo exhibitions. Part 2 displays around 40...More »

  • poster for Legacy for the Future

    Legacy for the Future

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    • at Kiyosato Museum of Photographic Arts
    • in the Greater Tokyo area
    • Ends in 56 days

    Taking its starting point from the 1967 touring exhibition “The Concerned Photographer”, this exhibition unveils 161 works from the museum collection. [Related Event] Pin Hole Camera Workshop Date:...More »

  • poster for Commemorating the Reopening of MOMAS: The 2nd Term

    Commemorating the Reopening of MOMAS: The 2nd Term

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    • at Museum of Modern Art, Saitama
    • in the Greater Tokyo area
    • Ends in 60 days

    An exhibition divided into four themes: “Modern Paintings and Sculptures: Reflection of Forms” This section introduces major modern paintings and sculptures in the collection, focusing on the expressions...More »

  • poster for It All Began in Kamakura 1951-2016 Part 2 1966-1984 The Disseminations of Modern Art Museums

    It All Began in Kamakura 1951-2016 Part 2 1966-1984 The Disseminations of Modern Art Museums

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

    In 1966, a new building was added to Museum of Modern Art, Kamakura, designed by Junzo Sakakura and providing more exhibition space and allowing for shows of a much larger in scale. Following this addition,...More »

  • poster for Kubbe Makes an Art Museum – Seeing, Gathering, Studying, and Exhibiting

    Kubbe Makes an Art Museum – Seeing, Gathering, Studying, and Exhibiting

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    • at Tokyo Metropolitan Art Museum
    • in the Ueno, Yanaka area
    • Ends in 60 days

    This exhibition is inspired by Kubbe Lager Museum, a picture book by Norwegian author/illustrator Åshild Kanstad Johnsen. With that story as a framework, it features artists whose works find expression...More »

  • poster for Nobuyoshi Araki “Imka”

    Nobuyoshi Araki “Imka”

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    • at アートスペースAM
    • in the Omotesando, Aoyama area
    • Ends in 67 days

    A wide sampling of work by Nobuyoshi Araki is exhibited at “IMKA,” the fourth photo exhibition at Art Space AM, which opened in Harajuku last year. On display are works from Araki’s two new series, “2015...More »

  • poster for Suzanne Mooney “A Few Light Taps Upon the Pane, No One Turns, No Reply”

    Suzanne Mooney “A Few Light Taps Upon the Pane, No One Turns, No Reply”

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    • at The Container
    • in the Ebisu, Daikanyama area
    • Ends in 67 days

    The new site-specific installation at The Container, unveils Suzanne Mooney’s latest work, including a large photographic image directly printed onto an acrylic pane that divides the physical space of...More »

  • poster for Dinh Q. Lê “Memory for Tomorrow”

    Dinh Q. Lê “Memory for Tomorrow”

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    • at Mori Art Museum
    • in the Roppongi, Nogizaka area
    • Ends in 68 days

    Leading Vietnam artist Dinh Q. Lê unveils his first major solo exhibition in Japan to coincide with the 40th anniversary since the end of the Vietnam war and 70 years since the closing of WWII. As we struggle...More »

  • poster for Homage―Selections from the Hara Museum Collection

    Homage―Selections from the Hara Museum Collection

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    • at Hara Museum Arc (Gunma)
    • in the Greater Tokyo area
    • Ends in 68 days

    Taking a hint from the concurrent show at the Kankai Pavilion, “Line and Space: Cy Twombly and East Asia”, this exhibition showcases works by contemporary art masters who, like Twombly, have left a solid...More »

  • poster for Oscar Niemeyer “The Man Who Built Brasilia”

    Oscar Niemeyer “The Man Who Built Brasilia”

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    • at Museum of Contemporary Art, Tokyo
    • in the Kiyosumi, Ryogoku area
    • Ends in 68 days

    This will be the first major Japanese retrospective exhibition of one of Brazil’s leading architects, Oscar Niemeyer (1907-2012). In addition to winning numerous architectural awards for his unique buildings...More »

  • poster for A Message from Rudolf Steiner

    A Message from Rudolf Steiner

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    • at Bernard Buffet Museum
    • in the Greater Tokyo area
    • Ends in 69 days

    Known as a scholar of Goethe and founder of anthroposophy, the thought of Rudolf Steiner crossed numerous fields including education, art, medicine, farming, architecture, economics and astronomy and continues...More »

  • poster for Leaps in Evolution - Tracing the Path of Vertebrate Evolution

    Leaps in Evolution - Tracing the Path of Vertebrate Evolution

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    • at National Museum of Nature and Science
    • in the Ueno, Yanaka area
    • Ends in 70 days

    Life has evolved through an intricate series of speciation and extinction events over four billion years and has reached the tremendous diversity of forms we see today. This long and continuous process,...More »

  • poster for Art Tower Mito 25th Anniversary – Cafe in Mito R

    Art Tower Mito 25th Anniversary – Cafe in Mito R

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    • at Contemporary Art Center, Art Tower Mito
    • in the Greater Tokyo area
    • Ends in 74 days

    The keywords for the fifth “Cafe in Mito” all start with “R”: revive, recollection, and renewable energy. With these themes in mind, the museum’s curators have selected works by nine artists and groups....More »

  • poster for Le Corbusier and Japan with a Focus on the Three Apprentices who Built the National Museum of Western Art

    Le Corbusier and Japan with a Focus on the Three Apprentices who Built the National Museum of Western Art

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    • at National Archives of Modern Architecture
    • in the Ueno, Yanaka area
    • Ends in 95 days

    First inspired by the designs of European architecture the Japanese modern architectural movement developed its unique sense and has continued to formulate the environment we live in today. The influence...More »

  • poster for Yoshihiko Ueda “A Life with Camera”

    Yoshihiko Ueda “A Life with Camera”

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    • at Gallery 916
    • in the Odaiba, Kachidoki area
    • Ends in 144 days

    From early works of the 1980s to the most recent productions this exhibition provides an overview of Yoshihiko Ueda’s photography through a careful selection of 300 works accompanied by the “Portrait”...More »

  • poster for K-Narf “Bricolage Photography”

    K-Narf “Bricolage Photography”

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    • at 0fr Tokyo
    • in the Ebisu, Daikanyama area
    • Ends in 148 days

    K-narf re-invents photography to create a completely imaginary and néo-vintage photographic world. Working only with simple tools and materials to intentionally keep a playful and amateur aspect in the...More »

  • poster for War and Postwar - The Prism of the Times

    War and Postwar - The Prism of the Times

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    • at Izu Photo Museum
    • in the Greater Tokyo area
    • Ends in 179 days

    Marking the 70th anniversary of the end of World War II, Izu Photo Museum will host a special exhibition that focuses on photojournalism during the war and early postwar. Japanese photojournalism began...More »

  • poster for The Story of the Tokyo Folklore Museum. A Regional Museum in Tokyo: The Beginning of Things

    The Story of the Tokyo Folklore Museum. A Regional Museum in Tokyo: The Beginning of Things

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    • at Edo-Tokyo Open Air Architectural Museum
    • in the Musashino, Tama area
    • Ends in 200 days

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    Chihiro Nishio + Yuki Sato + Kei Aoyama “Documen”

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    • at Gendai Heights Gallery Den
    • in the Setagaya, Kawasaki area
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    Midori Tsunoda “Messages.Ⅰ”

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    • at Canon Gallery S
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    Spirits, prayer, gods, intangible phenomenon hold an appeal of beauty for artist Midori Tsunoda, sensing a myriad of messages sent to the Earth on a daily basis caught within the state of nature and the...More »

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    Asian Creative Awards vol.1

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    • at Mihoncho Honten
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    With 3000 submissions from over 20 countries, here the winners and specially nominated works of the Asian Creative Awards are unveiled in a celebration of the next generation of artistic talent. More »

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    Eco Japan Cup & Revive Japan Cup 2014 Art & Design Prize

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    • at Earth+ Gallery
    • in the Kiyosumi, Ryogoku area
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    The Eco Japan Cup & Revive Japan Cup present a series of awards across the three categories of “Eco Desing” / “Eco Art” / “Eco Music” to 11 selected works.More »

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    Ghosts of the Present

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    • at TAV Gallery
    • in the Musashino, Tama area
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    Touching upon the ghosts of the present with a sense of a contemporary and universal spirit. Artists: Ken Kagajo, Mari Katayama, Naoki Sasayama, Hikari Shimoda, Shinbun-Onna (Miyuki Nishizawa), Yohei...More »

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    Saburo Miyamoto “Dialogues with Photographers”

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    • at Miyamoto Saburo Memorial Museum
    • in the Setagaya, Kawasaki area
    • Starts in 3 days

    Amongst his many engagements, Saburo Miyamoto held an ongoing discussion with photographer Kimura Ihei in the magazine “Asahi Camera” while also composing the front covers of photography magazines. This...More »

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    John Sypal ” Zuisha vol.10”

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    • at Totem Pole Photo Gallery
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    Isamu Wakabayashi “Flying Leaves and Oscillation”

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    • at Museum of Modern Art, Hayama
    • in the Yokohama, Kanagawa area
    • Starts in 10 days

    From the 1980s onwards, by incorporating elements of the external environment such as air, water, plants, light, and time into his works, the sculptor Isamu Wakabayashi (1936-2003) developed his own unique...More »

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    Dan Epthorp “A Handful of Darkness vol.2”

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    • at Totem Pole Photo Gallery
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    Koichi Oizumi “Photosynthesis/Respiration”

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    • at Gallery Jy
    • in the Omotesando, Aoyama area
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    Marcellus Nealy + Arni Kristjansson “Sex, Music & Mother Nature”

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    • at Gallery 201
    • in the Tokyo: Others area
    • Starts in 21 days

    Without any construction or artifice Marcellus attempts to capture the spontaneity of human expression in a treasure chest of moments as they were found, while Kristjansson pursues the honest expressions...More »

  • poster for Ryo Fujinari Exhibition

    Ryo Fujinari Exhibition

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    • at America Bashi Gallery
    • in the Ebisu, Daikanyama area
    • Starts in 28 days

    Observing the rich depths of flowers through the eye of the lens.More »

  • poster for Time Present―Photography from the Deutsche Bank Collection

    Time Present―Photography from the Deutsche Bank Collection

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    • at Hara Museum of Contemporary Art (Tokyo)
    • in the Tokyo: Others area
    • Starts in 38 days

    This exhibition presents a panorama of photographic art made between 1970 and 2010 from the Deutsche Bank Collection, which ranks as one of the most important collections of contemporary art on paper in...More »

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