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  • poster for Tokyo on My Mind – A Photo Exhibition By Takeyoshi Tanuma

    Tokyo on My Mind – A Photo Exhibition By Takeyoshi Tanuma

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

    On November 3, 2019, Takeyoshi Tanuma become the first photographer ever to be awarded the prestigious Order of Culture decoration. Born in a commercial photographic studio in Tokyo’s Asakusa district...More »

  • poster for To Defeat the Purpose: Guerilla Tactics in Latin American Art

    To Defeat the Purpose: Guerilla Tactics in Latin American Art

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    • at Aoyama|Meguro
    • in the Ebisu, Daikanyama area
    • Ends in 3 days

    A dichotomy emerged in Latin America. Independent exhibition spaces emerged, only later to become monuments in their own right. Scarcity provoked creativity and a lack of solid cultural structures permitted...More »

  • poster for Hatsugen Niiyama “Formula”

    Hatsugen Niiyama “Formula”

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    • at third district gallery
    • in the Shinjuku area
    • Ends in 4 days
  • poster for Tomoki Qwajima “Zenga Gago”

    Tomoki Qwajima “Zenga Gago”

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    • at Gallery X
    • in the Shibuya area
    • Ends in 4 days

    The subject of these photographs by Tomoki Qwajima is his wife, the actress Yumi Adachi. Some 419 shots capture everyday life with her. More »

  • poster for Yasumasa Morimura: Ego Obscura, Tokyo 2020

    Yasumasa Morimura: Ego Obscura, Tokyo 2020

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

    *By appointment only. (Please visit official website for the details.) Yasumasa Morimura has been acclaimed for his self-portraits in which he re-enacts famous paintings, movies, and moments in history....More »

  • poster for Unbelievable India - The Light and the Shadow

    Unbelievable India - The Light and the Shadow

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    • at Ricoh Imaging Square Tokyo
    • in the Shinjuku area
    • Ends in 5 days

    An exhibition of 30 color photos capturing the light and shadow of one of the world’s most exciting and chaotic cities, Calcutta. More »

  • poster for Ko Kimura “Life Collection in New Town”

    Ko Kimura “Life Collection in New Town”

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    • at Ginza Nikon Salon (Nikon Plaza)
    • in the Ginza, Marunouchi area
    • Ends in 6 days
  • poster for Kozo Miyoshi “Sakura”

    Kozo Miyoshi “Sakura”

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    • at PGI
    • in the Roppongi, Nogizaka area
    • Ends in 7 days

    *PGI will be open from June 3. Thirty monochrome prints taken with a large-format camera capturing cherry blossoms and people admiring them across Japan. More »

  • poster for Let’s Get Naked

    Let’s Get Naked

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

    Curated by photographer Keisuke Naito, “Let’s Get Naked” features an omnibus of nudes by artists of varying generations and perspectives. More »

  • poster for Shoji Ueda Exhibition

    Shoji Ueda Exhibition

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    • at Canon Gallery Ginza
    • in the Ginza, Marunouchi area
    • Ends in 7 days

    The Canon Photo Collection currently holds some 1,900 works by outstanding Japanese photographers. This exhibition focuses on Shoji Ueda, one of Japan’s most important photographers. Images from his series...More »

  • poster for Ryo Owada “Live House, Tokyo Vol. 02”

    Ryo Owada “Live House, Tokyo Vol. 02”

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    • at Slope Gallery
    • in the Shibuya area
    • Ends in 9 days

    From 2014 to2016 photographer Ryo Owada shot at 32 live houses in the suburbs of Tokyo, announcing the work ‘Live House, Tokyo’ in 2018. Also, only at this exhibition, a special edition of his work will...More »

  • poster for Kyoji Takahashi “Le Pollen”

    Kyoji Takahashi “Le Pollen”

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    • at Gallery Trax
    • in the Greater Tokyo area
    • Ends in 11 days
  • poster for Kyoji Takahashi “Like a Radio”

    Kyoji Takahashi “Like a Radio”

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    • at Kinkan Gallery
    • in the Ebisu, Daikanyama area
    • Ends in 11 days

    New paintings, ceramics, and photographs, as well as vintage prints. Takahashi’s work is also featured in the exhibition “Photography and Fashion” at Tokyo Photographic Art Museum. [Event] Closing...More »

  • poster for Mayumi Terada “Another Angle”

    Mayumi Terada “Another Angle”

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    • at Gallery Out of Place Tokio
    • in the Chiyoda area
    • Ends in 11 days

    Mayumi Terada has been showing her photographic works in New York since 2000, having left behind her career as a three-dimensional artist practiced until the 1990s. In her first solo exhibition in Japan...More »

  • poster for Photography and Fashion Since the 1990s

    Photography and Fashion Since the 1990s

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    • at Tokyo Photographic Art Museum
    • in the Ebisu, Daikanyama area
    • Ends in 11 days

    *Tokyo Photographic Art Museum will be open from June 2. For “Photography and Fashion”, the fashion editor Hayashi Nakako was invited to serve as supervisor. The exhibition brings together photographs...More »

  • poster for Yutaka Matsubara “Local Public Bath—Sento”

    Yutaka Matsubara “Local Public Bath—Sento”

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    • at Totem Pole Photo Gallery
    • in the Shinjuku area
    • Ends in 11 days

    Photographs capturing the public bath culture of Japan by Mie Prefecture-based photographer Yutaka Matsubara.More »

  • poster for Chica Nanami “Somewhere, Anywhere, Nowhere…”

    Chica Nanami “Somewhere, Anywhere, Nowhere…”

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    • at Open Gallery 1&2
    • in the Tokyo: Others area
    • Ends in 12 days

    An annual photography project from Okinawa. Forty works printed with the Canon Pixus Pro-1 are on display. More »

  • poster for Kikuji Kawada “Le Rouge et le Noir”

    Kikuji Kawada “Le Rouge et le Noir”

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    • at Ricoh Imaging Square Tokyo
    • in the Shinjuku area
    • Ends in 12 days

    Fifty archival pigment prints in red and black.More »

  • poster for Tetsuo Kikuchi “Between Heaven and Earth”

    Tetsuo Kikuchi “Between Heaven and Earth”

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    • at Nikon Plaza Shinjuku The Gallery 1, 2
    • in the Shinjuku area
    • Ends in 12 days

    Photographs from the Kashimayarigatake mountain range. More »

  • poster for Tokyo Architectural Landscapes – Five Photographers of Tokyo-Ga

    Tokyo Architectural Landscapes – Five Photographers of Tokyo-Ga

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    • at Open Gallery 1&2
    • in the Tokyo: Others area
    • Ends in 12 days

    Tokyo-Ga is an NPO founded in 2011. These works by five photographers take a design-focussed approach to Tokyo’s urban landscape as seen through its architecture. The photographers were chosen at the recommendation...More »

  • poster for Daido Moriyama Collection

    Daido Moriyama Collection

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    • at Ginza Tsutaya Books
    • in the Ginza, Marunouchi area
    • Ends in 14 days

    A two-part exhibition of photographs and vintage collector’s items selected by the internationally celebrated photographer Daido Moriyama. Part 1: June 25–July 17 (Art Wall Gallery) Part 2: July 1–July...More »

  • poster for Jun Homma “I Saw a Landscape”

    Jun Homma “I Saw a Landscape”

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    • at void +
    • in the Omotesando, Aoyama area
    • Ends in 14 days

    This is Jun Homma’s first exhibition in five years and first at void +. Homma uses various media including photography, film, and sculpture to explore what cannot be seen with the eye. A participant in...More »

  • poster for Group Exhibition

    Group Exhibition

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    • at Taka Ishii Gallery Tokyo
    • in the Roppongi, Nogizaka area
    • Ends in 17 days
  • poster for Kazumi Kurigami “April”

    Kazumi Kurigami “April”

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    • at Taka Ishii Gallery Photography/Film
    • in the Roppongi, Nogizaka area
    • Ends in 17 days

    *Taka Ishii Gallery Photography/Film will reopen on June 20. This exhibition will feature 22 photographs taken during 1992-1994 by photographer Kazumi Kurigami of 20th-century photographic legend Robert...More »

  • poster for Kiyotaka Morooka Exhibition

    Kiyotaka Morooka Exhibition

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    • at Canon Gallery S
    • in the Tokyo: Others area
    • Ends in 17 days

    More than 100 shots taken in Paris with the EOS R Canon mirrorless camera by photographer Kiyotaka Morooka.More »

  • poster for Yoko Oyama “Imaginary Tree Flowers”

    Yoko Oyama “Imaginary Tree Flowers”

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    • at Gallery Tosei
    • in the Musashino, Tama area
    • Ends in 17 days
  • poster for Early 90s Tokyo Art Squad

    Early 90s Tokyo Art Squad

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    • at 3331 Arts Chiyoda
    • in the Chiyoda area
    • Ends in 18 days

    *3331 Arts Chiyoda will reopen on June 8. The exhibition welcomes a reinvestigation by Ms. Min Nishihara of a young generation of artists whose activities were centered in Tokyo during the early to...More »

  • poster for Selected Works from Musashino Art University Degree Show 2019

    Selected Works from Musashino Art University Degree Show 2019

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    • at Musashino Art University Museum & Library
    • in the Musashino, Tama area
    • Ends in 18 days

    This exhibition fills the entire museum with prize-winning graduation works by about a hundred students at Musashino Art University. From works of fine art (paintings and sculpture), design, craft, film...More »

  • poster for Teppei Yamada “The Dawn”

    Teppei Yamada “The Dawn”

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    • at Taku Sometani Gallery
    • in the Bakurocho area
    • Ends in 18 days

    New videos and photographers on themes of people and nature. More »

  • poster for Hanae Mori: Madame Butterfly, Flying to the World

    Hanae Mori: Madame Butterfly, Flying to the World

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    • at Contemporary Art Center, Art Tower Mito
    • in the Greater Tokyo area
    • Ends in 23 days

    Presents records of the exhibition “Hanae Mori: Madame Butterfly, Flying to the World,” which closed on April 2 due to COVID-19. Hanae Mori is an international fashion designer and a leader of the Japanese...More »

  • poster for Scenes of Light and Life – Works from the Collection

    Scenes of Light and Life – Works from the Collection

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    • at Contemporary Art Center, Art Tower Mito
    • in the Greater Tokyo area
    • Ends in 23 days

    Paintings, sculptures, photographs, and installations from the museum’s collection that depict landscapes, natural phenomena, and forms of life. More »

  • poster for Seiji Kurata “Eros Lost / Flash Up”

    Seiji Kurata “Eros Lost / Flash Up”

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

    In memory of Kurata Seiji (1945-2020), Zen Foto Gallery will present “Eros Lost / Flash Up,” an exhibition of two series of works by the artist. After publishing “Flash Up” (2013) and “AKB 80’s” (2016)...More »

  • poster for Futo Akiyoshi + Kazuhito Tanaka “Either / Or”

    Futo Akiyoshi + Kazuhito Tanaka “Either / Or”

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    • at KayokoYuki
    • in the Ueno, Yanaka area
    • Ends in 25 days

    This exhibition consists of a series of works that Akiyoshi and Tanaka have been developing in recent years. In Futo Akiyoshi’s series, he paints on a series of connected canvases, disassembles them after...More »

  • poster for 22nd “1_WALL” Photography Exhibition

    22nd “1_WALL” Photography Exhibition

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    • at Guardian Garden
    • in the Ginza, Marunouchi area
    • Ends in 29 days

    *By appointment only. Starting July 7 (Tue) Guardian Garden will host the 22nd “1_WALL” Photography Exhibition, part of an open competition for the right to mount a solo show at the gallery. The exhibition...More »

  • poster for Tomona Matsukawa + Yusuke Yamatani “Objects in Mirror are Closer than They Appear”

    Tomona Matsukawa + Yusuke Yamatani “Objects in Mirror are Closer than They Appear”

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    • at Yuka Tsuruno Gallery
    • in the Tokyo: Others area
    • Ends in 31 days

    Tomona Matsukawa, who finds her subjects and motifs through conversations with women of her generation, began to recognize that as she grows older herself, the “young women” of her generation are beginning...More »

  • poster for Constellation #01

    Constellation #01

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    • at Rin Art Association
    • in the Greater Tokyo area
    • Ends in 39 days

    Constellation-themed works by 22 artists. More »

  • poster for Field ⇔ Work:  Creation in Everyday Life

    Field ⇔ Work: Creation in Everyday Life

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    • at Tokyo Shibuya Koen-dori Gallery
    • in the Shibuya area
    • Ends in 46 days

    Introducing works by five self-taught artists (Mika Okada, Takashi Sawada, Masanao Shimizu, Chikara Nisato, and Hebime) and one photographer, Harumichi Saito. Saito captures the artists working at their...More »

  • poster for Timeless Conversations 2020: Voices from Japanese Art of the Past and Present

    Timeless Conversations 2020: Voices from Japanese Art of the Past and Present

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    • at The National Art Center, Tokyo
    • in the Roppongi, Nogizaka area
    • Ends in 47 days

    *Dates Changed. Tickets with designated date and time are necessary to access the exhibition. This exhibition unites works by contemporary artists working at the forefront of art, photography, design,...More »

  • poster for Galleries Without Artworks

    Galleries Without Artworks

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    • at Setagaya Art Museum
    • in the Setagaya, Kawasaki area
    • Ends in 50 days

    Humanity is living through a time of catastrophe, the likes of which have never been experienced. Not one area of society is untouched by the crisis, and museums around the world are re-examining activities...More »

  • poster for Hiroshi Sugimoto “Past Presence”

    Hiroshi Sugimoto “Past Presence”

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    • at Gallery Koyanagi
    • in the Ginza, Marunouchi area
    • Ends in 52 days

    *By appointment only.More »

  • poster for Dress Code: Are You Playing Fashion?

    Dress Code: Are You Playing Fashion?

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    • at Tokyo Opera City Art Gallery
    • in the Shinjuku area
    • Ends in 53 days

    ※Tokyo Opera City Art Gallery will reopen on July 4. By appointment only. (Please visit official website for the details.) How did you choose the clothes you are wearing today? Uniforms, suits, jeans,...More »

  • poster for Japanese History - From Horses to Dogs

    Japanese History - From Horses to Dogs

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    • at Equine Museum of Japan
    • in the Yokohama, Kanagawa area
    • Ends in 53 days

    *In order to prevent the spread of the new coronavirus, Equine Museum of Japan will be closed from Wednesday, March 4 for the time being. This exhibition explores Japanese history through themes such...More »

  • poster for Katsumi Sunamori Exhibition

    Katsumi Sunamori Exhibition

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    • at Maruki Gallery for the Hiroshima Panels
    • in the Greater Tokyo area
    • Ends in 53 days

    *We are currently preparing to reopen on Tuesday, June 9th. Once we reopen, we will continue to take preventive measures against COVID-19. The open hours will be shorter and will be extended gradually. June...More »

  • poster for Photo Exhibition: 13.8 Billion Light Years - A Space Odyssey

    Photo Exhibition: 13.8 Billion Light Years - A Space Odyssey

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

    *Sano Art Museum will be open from June 12. This exhibition showcases photographs taken by planetary probes and space telescopes selected from NASA’s vast archive. More »

  • poster for Shochiku Cinema at 100

    Shochiku Cinema at 100

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    • at National Film Archive of Japan
    • in the Kyobashi, Nihonbashi area
    • Ends in 53 days

    Matsujiro Shirai and Takejiro Otani were brothers who founded Shochiku in 1895 and built it into a leading force in kabuki and other entertainments. They were also believers in the future of motion pictures,...More »

  • poster for The Sense of Wonder: Into Another Garden

    The Sense of Wonder: Into Another Garden

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    • at The Vangi Sculpture Garden Museum
    • in the Greater Tokyo area
    • Ends in 54 days

    *The Vangi Sculpture Garden Museum is temporarily closed from Apr 9 to May 20. The museum will be open from May 21. In her 1965 posthumous work “Sense of Wonder,” marine biologist and “Silent Spring”...More »

  • poster for New Photographic Objects

    New Photographic Objects

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

    *Museum of Modern Art, Saitama will be open from June 2. Contemporary photography and video art are thrilling fields of active expression that make complex use of a range of new technologies and traditional...More »

  • poster for The University of Tokyo & The University of Würzburg Special Collaborative Exhibition “125 Years of New Insights – Röntgen and the Discovery of the X-ray”

    The University of Tokyo & The University of Würzburg Special Collaborative Exhibition “125 Years of New Insights – Röntgen and the Discovery of the X-ray”

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    • at Intermediatheque
    • in the Ginza, Marunouchi area
    • Ends in 60 days

    This special exhibition is the sixth in the Intermediatheque Natural History Series organized by the University Museum, the University of Tokyo (UMUT). The discovery of X-rays meant that humankind could...More »

  • poster for Robert Frank Retrospective Part 1: On the Road

    Robert Frank Retrospective Part 1: On the Road

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    • at Gallery Bauhaus
    • in the Chiyoda area
    • Ends in 73 days

    A retrospective for photographer Robert Frank, who passed away at age 94 in 2019. Through some 130 works, including some shown for the first time, this two-part exhibition traces Frank’s career over six...More »

  • poster for Moriyama Daido’s Tokyo: ongoing

    Moriyama Daido’s Tokyo: ongoing

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    • at Tokyo Photographic Art Museum
    • in the Ebisu, Daikanyama area
    • Ends in 76 days

    Known as a master of snapshots, Moriyama Daido, one of Japan’s preeminent photographers, began his career in the 1960s. His grainy, high-contrast style, which came to be described as “are, bure, boke”...More »

  • poster for Traveling in the North Woods: Photographer Hidehiro Otake

    Traveling in the North Woods: Photographer Hidehiro Otake

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    • at Setagaya Literary Museum
    • in the Setagaya, Kawasaki area
    • Ends in 76 days

    The photographer Hidehiro Otake (b. 1975) grew up in Setagaya, Tokyo. From 1999 he spent 20 years doing field work in the North Woods, a North American lake region, documenting wildlife, his travels, and...More »

  • poster for Buddhas of the Yamato-ji: The Photography of Tazo Nagano

    Buddhas of the Yamato-ji: The Photography of Tazo Nagano

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    • at Hanzomon Museum
    • in the Chiyoda area
    • Ends in 81 days

    *Hanzomon Museum will reopen on June 24, 2020. Time slot booking will be required to visit the museum. An accomplished photographer, Tazo Nagano (1922-1990) focused on the timeless values of Buddha...More »

  • poster for Daisy Chain —TOKAS Creator-in-Residence 2020 Exhibition

    Daisy Chain —TOKAS Creator-in-Residence 2020 Exhibition

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    • at Tokyo Arts and Space Hongo
    • in the Chiyoda area
    • Ends in 81 days

    Since 2006, Tokyo Arts and Space (TOKAS) has been implementing the “Creator-in-Residence” residency program, which offers opportunities for creators active in various disciplines including visual art,...More »

  • poster for Olafur Eliasson: Sometimes the River is the Bridge

    Olafur Eliasson: Sometimes the River is the Bridge

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    • at Museum of Contemporary Art Tokyo
    • in the Kiyosumi, Ryogoku area
    • Ends in 81 days

    *We are pleased to announce that Museum of Contemporary Art Tokyo will reopen on June 2, following temporary closure in order to prevent the spread of the novel coronavirus. This step is being taken as...More »

  • poster for Rail Worker Photo Archive Exhibition

    Rail Worker Photo Archive Exhibition

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    • at Railway History Exhibition Hall, former Shimbashi car park
    • in the Ginza, Marunouchi area
    • Ends in 81 days

    The Railway Museum of Saitama City, Saitama Prefecture stores about 670,000 items including tickets, old documents, drawings, photographs, and all kinds of materials concerning the railway. This exhibition...More »

  • poster for The 1930s—Urban Life in Modern Tokyo, The Tokyo Metropolitan Collection at the Former Prince Asaka Residence

    The 1930s—Urban Life in Modern Tokyo, The Tokyo Metropolitan Collection at the Former Prince Asaka Residence

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    • at Tokyo Metropolitan Teien Art Museum
    • in the Ebisu, Daikanyama area
    • Ends in 81 days

    Introducing a collection of paintings, furniture, photographs, magazines, clothing, and other items shedding light on Tokyo urban life in the 1930s.More »

  • poster for The Sento: The History and Culture of Bathhouses in Tokyo

    The Sento: The History and Culture of Bathhouses in Tokyo

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    • at Edo-Tokyo Open Air Architectural Museum
    • in the Musashino, Tama area
    • Ends in 81 days

    *Edo-Tokyo Open Air Architectural Museum will be open from June 2. Since the Edo period, public bathhouses have been centers of rest and relaxation, and have evolved throughout the ages. The Public...More »

  • poster for Things Entangling a Collaboration Between MOT and KADIST

    Things Entangling a Collaboration Between MOT and KADIST

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    • at Museum of Contemporary Art Tokyo
    • in the Kiyosumi, Ryogoku area
    • Ends in 81 days

    *We are pleased to announce that Museum of Contemporary Art Tokyo will reopen on June 2, following temporary closure in order to prevent the spread of the novel coronavirus. This step is being taken as...More »

  • poster for Japan’s First Wild Bird Photographer: 100 Years Ago Kenji Shimomura Captured an Image of a Kingfisher

    Japan’s First Wild Bird Photographer: 100 Years Ago Kenji Shimomura Captured an Image of a Kingfisher

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    • at Fujifilm Square
    • in the Roppongi, Nogizaka area
    • Ends in 84 days

    About a hundred years ago when Kenji Shimomura first successfully photographed wild birds, he also pioneered the photography of wild birds in their natural habitats in Japan. In the 1920s and 1930s when...More »

  • poster for Picasso Escritor

    Picasso Escritor

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    • at Instituto Cervantes Tokyo
    • in the Ichigaya, Kagurazaka area
    • Ends in 84 days

    This exhibition held with the cooperation of Museo Picasso Malaga features photography, documents, video, and other items shedding light on Picasso as a poet. His relationship with Japan is also explored....More »

  • poster for The Tower of the Sun was a Tree of Life

    The Tower of the Sun was a Tree of Life

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    • at Taro Okamoto Museum of Art, Kawasaki
    • in the Setagaya, Kawasaki area
    • Ends in 95 days

    This exhibition traces the development of the shape of “Tower of the Sun” in works related to its iconography and others based on its ideas. More »

  • poster for Jomon Forms of Prayer: The Photography of Tadahiro Ogawa

    Jomon Forms of Prayer: The Photography of Tadahiro Ogawa

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    • at Ikeda Museum of 20th Century Art
    • in the Greater Tokyo area
    • Ends in 97 days

    This exhibition is part of a series marking the 45th anniversary of the museum. It presents the work of photographer Tadahiro Ogawa, a photographer who has documented Jomon prehistoric art for more than...More »

  • poster for Memories in Thread: From the Arts Maebashi Collection

    Memories in Thread: From the Arts Maebashi Collection

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    • at Arts Maebashi
    • in the Greater Tokyo area
    • Ends in 97 days

    This exhibition takes “memories in thread” and “memories of place” as its themes. It presents paintings, uniforms, and other items from its collection that feature artist expressions of clothing and how...More »

  • poster for La Biennale di Venezia “Cosmo-Eggs”

    La Biennale di Venezia “Cosmo-Eggs”

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    • at Artizon Museum
    • in the Kyobashi, Nihonbashi area
    • Ends in 109 days

    *The Artizon Museum will reopen on Tuesday, June 23, 2020, after its temporary closure to prevent the spread of Covid-19. The homecoming exhibition of “Cosmo Eggs,” first exhibited at the Japan Pavilion...More »

  • poster for Learning from Takeji: The ABCs of Romance

    Learning from Takeji: The ABCs of Romance

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    • at Takehisa Yumeji Museum
    • in the Ueno, Yanaka area
    • Ends in 109 days

    *Takehisa Yumeji Museum will reopen on July 1. (By appointment only.) The poet and artist Yumeji Takehisa (1884–1934) was a major figure in Taisho-era Romanticism. Through love and romance-themed artworks,...More »

  • poster for Monet and Matisse: Visions of the Ideal

    Monet and Matisse: Visions of the Ideal

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    • at Pola Museum of Art
    • in the Yokohama, Kanagawa area
    • Ends in 118 days

    In a social environment characterized by rapid modernization and the repeated wars of the nineteenth and twentieth centuries, there emerged in literature and art a yearning for “somewhere away from here.”...More »

  • poster for Young Portfolio Acquisitions 2019

    Young Portfolio Acquisitions 2019

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    • at Kiyosato Museum of Photographic Arts
    • in the Greater Tokyo area
    • Ends in 123 days

    *Kiyosato Museum of Photographic Arts will reopen on July 1. The Young Portfolio exhibition contributes to culture by encouraging young people through photography. Each year it takes submissions from...More »

  • poster for Overlapping Circles —5 Artists Collaborate with the Collection

    Overlapping Circles —5 Artists Collaborate with the Collection

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    • at Kawamura Memorial DIC Museum of Art
    • in the Greater Tokyo area
    • Ends in 144 days

    *Prior to your visit, please purchase a digital admission ticket for your preferred date and time. In celebration of the 30th anniversary of the founding of the Kawamura Memorial DIC Museum of Art,...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 »

  • Permanent Exhibitions

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    • at Art Factory Jonanjima
    • in the Tokyo: Others area

    Art Factory Jonanjima is home to three permanent exhibitions: “Kimiyo Mishima Installation Work 1984-2014” Focusing on Mishima’s installations from the 1980s, this display features 13 works in an...More »

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Upcoming events

  • poster for 100+20 People’s Tokyo 2019–2020: South Edition

    100+20 People’s Tokyo 2019–2020: South Edition

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    • at Gallery A4
    • in the Tokyo: Others area
    • Starts tomorrow

    Analogue shots taken with an “utsurun” camera by 120 people (100 open call, 20 by invitation) that capture citizens’ perspectives on Tokyo’s changing architectural landscape. This exhibition presents photographs...More »

  • poster for Yu Shinoda “On the Record: Architecture and its Surroundings”

    Yu Shinoda “On the Record: Architecture and its Surroundings”

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    • at Alt_Medium
    • in the Shinjuku area
    • Starts tomorrow

    Yu Shinoda is a Tokyo-based photographer from Nagano Prefecture. This series from 2017 started with Shinoda’s “Voice(s)” project photographing the interior and surroundings of the Nagano Prefectural Shinano...More »

  • poster for Annette Kelm “Apples”

    Annette Kelm “Apples”

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    • at König Galerie
    • in the Ginza, Marunouchi area
    • Starts in 2 days

    Annette Kelm’s photographs often focus on artificial arrangements of objects that look familiar and yet generate additional signification that makes them difficult to read. Her images quote the genres...More »

  • poster for Stealable Art Exhibition

    Stealable Art Exhibition

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    • at Same Gallery
    • in the Tokyo: Others area
    • Starts in 2 days

    This exhibition by an international mix of artists invites visitors to steal their artworks. There will be no security in place during the exhibition period and the gallery will be open and unstaffed 24...More »

  • poster for Tadataka Wakayama “Parting/Gathering”

    Tadataka Wakayama “Parting/Gathering”

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    • at Kanzan Gallery
    • in the Bakurocho area
    • Starts in 2 days

    Photographer Tadataka Wakayama’s new series “Parting/Gathering” documents the areas surrounding Narita Airport that seem “suspended in the air,” removed from both humanity and nature. A product of the...More »

  • poster for Tokyo Polytechnic University “Photography Department Special” 2020 Awards

    Tokyo Polytechnic University “Photography Department Special” 2020 Awards

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

    Presenting Grand Prix-winning works from the Tokyo Polytechnic University “Photography Department Special,” an event for the most outstanding photography students in years 1 through 4. These works were...More »

  • poster for WALLAby

    WALLAby

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    • at Ginza Tsutaya Books
    • in the Ginza, Marunouchi area
    • Starts in 2 days

    An exhibition by contemporary artists who are members of the shared studio and exhibition space Walla. The group is made up of graduate students at Musashino Art University and Tokyo University of the...More »

  • poster for Gentaro Ishizuka “Gold Rush California / NZ”

    Gentaro Ishizuka “Gold Rush California / NZ”

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    • at Kotaro Nukaga
    • in the Tokyo: Others area
    • Starts in 3 days

    An exhibition of new work by Gentaro Ishizuka, who has been traveling around the world since his teenage years, shooting landscapes in polar regions with a large-format film camera. Motifs captured from...More »

  • poster for How to Make Masterpieces

    How to Make Masterpieces

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    • at Museum of Modern Art, Ibaraki
    • in the Greater Tokyo area
    • Starts in 3 days

    Presenting finished masterpieces by renowned artists such as Shunso Hishida, Taikan Yokoyama, and others, along with sketches and other items produced in the creation of these works. More »

  • poster for Keita Noguchi Photo Exhibition “Flower”

    Keita Noguchi Photo Exhibition “Flower”

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    • at Gallery Pictor
    • in the Yokohama, Kanagawa area
    • Starts in 3 days

    Noguchi’s photographs are always filled with his curiosity about the world, love and respect for life. They are not special, extraordinary scenes, but captures the preciousness of what is next to us. In...More »

  • poster for Nampei Akaki + Mozyskey “Snake 69”

    Nampei Akaki + Mozyskey “Snake 69”

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    • at B Gallery
    • in the Shinjuku area
    • Starts in 3 days

    Displaying and selling new works by photographer Nampei Akaki and graphic artist Mozyskey, two artist born in 1977, the year of the snake, when the punk scene was born in London. More »

  • The Look of Hope-Selections from the Hara Museum Collection

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    • at Hara Museum Arc (Gunma)
    • in the Greater Tokyo area
    • Starts in 3 days

    Since the beginning, we humans have had the custom of saying or sharing something in order to mutually heal, energize, bolster or encourage one another. Faced as we are with an invisible enemy that is...More »

  • poster for Yokohama Triennale 2020 “Afterglow”

    Yokohama Triennale 2020 “Afterglow”

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    • at Yokohama Museum Of Art
    • in the Yokohama, Kanagawa area
    • Starts in 9 days

    Yokohama Triennale 2020 “Afterglow” will present artworks and projects in ways that will encourage individuals to pursue their own curiosities, illuminate life in their own ways, and participate in a world...More »

  • poster for Forever Saul Leiter

    Forever Saul Leiter

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    • at Bunkamura Museum of Art
    • in the Shibuya area
    • Starts in 14 days

    This is a reprisal of a show that opened in January, 2020 and closed early due to coronavirus. Saul Leiter, a pioneer of color photography, passed away in 2013, leaving much of his work unorganized,...More »

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