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  • poster for Ai Mieda “Mountain Sand, Sand Mountain”

    Ai Mieda “Mountain Sand, Sand Mountain”

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    • at Itadaki
    • in the Ginza, Marunouchi area
    • Ends Today

    Yama no Suna no Suna no Yama (Mountain Sand, Sand Mountain) Vol. 2 is an Atami Art Week satellite project. Atami Art Week invites students and graduates of Tokyo art colleges to present artwork in empty...More »

  • poster for Akihiko Asami “Italy - Medieval Memory”

    Akihiko Asami “Italy - Medieval Memory”

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    • at Museum of Modern Art, Saitama
    • in the Greater Tokyo area
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    Working across the fields of architecture, furniture design, graphics, sculpture and essarys, Akihiko on this occasion presents and exhibition dedicated to photography.More »

  • poster for Art Fair “10 Millions”

    Art Fair “10 Millions”

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    • at Futako Tamagawa Rise
    • in the Setagaya, Kawasaki area
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    This new style of art fair is inspired by the examples of leading Japanese entrepreneurs. Exploring possibilities for internationally developing Futako-Tamagawa into a place for buying art, it visualizes...More »

  • poster for Kaoru Murakami “Light Reflecting Letters in Pen Ink”

    Kaoru Murakami “Light Reflecting Letters in Pen Ink”

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    • at S.Y.P art space
    • in the Ichigaya, Kagurazaka area
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    New works from Denkyu Toshi (Electric City) focus on elements that unite and convey. More »

  • poster for Naoki Fukuda “A Man Who Can See a Punch Coming”

    Naoki Fukuda “A Man Who Can See a Punch Coming”

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    • at AL
    • in the Ebisu, Daikanyama area
    • Ends Today

    The work of photographer Naoki Fukuda has been specially featured in the leading international boxing journal “Ring Magazine”. He has been selected for 6 years running for the world renowned photo contest...More »

  • poster for Shinchosha Photography Group Negative Collection

    Shinchosha Photography Group Negative Collection

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    • at La Kagu
    • in the Ichigaya, Kagurazaka area
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    The publishing group Shinchosha celebrates its 120th anniversary this year and here commemorates the work of its photography department which have contributed numerous images to its publications. Looking...More »

  • poster for Shun Yuki “Hope is a Flower at the End”

    Shun Yuki “Hope is a Flower at the End”

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    • at Roonee 247 Photography
    • in the Shinjuku area
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    Shun Yuki presents the photographs she took in the hospital room of her uncle in the last two weeks of his life. The presence of fresh colorful flowers alongside that of death reminds us of the inextricable...More »

  • poster for The Development of Modern Architecture in Japan as Seen in Historical Documents

    The Development of Modern Architecture in Japan as Seen in Historical Documents

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    • at National Archives of Modern Architecture
    • in the Ueno, Yanaka area
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    Across the eras of Meiji, Taisho and Showa, the landscape of Japan changed dramatically, and as part of this architecture underwent particular transformations with the influence of Western technology....More »

  • poster for Toru Imanishi “matière du volcanique / matter and spirit”

    Toru Imanishi “matière du volcanique / matter and spirit”

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    • at Therme Gallery
    • in the Ebisu, Daikanyama area
    • Ends Today
  • poster for Yudai Nishi “Pepper”

    Yudai Nishi “Pepper”

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    • at Voilld
    • in the Ebisu, Daikanyama area
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    Hailing from Kyoto and currently based in Tokyo, Yudai Nishi creates paintings cut into the shapes of their subjects featuring simple, powerful lines and bright, rich colors. Their motifs create a sense...More »

  • poster for Yusuke Nasu “Green Flame”

    Yusuke Nasu “Green Flame”

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    • at third district gallery
    • in the Shinjuku area
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    In Columbia, the emerald is known as fuego verde (green flame). This is because when light is shone through an emerald at a certain angle, its inner imperfections will refract the light so that it takes...More »

  • poster for Kenta Sujio ”Changchun 2006-2015”

    Kenta Sujio ”Changchun 2006-2015”

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    • at Shinjuku Nikon Salon
    • in the Shinjuku area
    • Ends tomorrow

    First encountering the Chinese town of Changchun, in former Manchuria, 10 years ago, Kenta Sujino confronted a city which had been shaped by war and colonialism and with many areas fast approaching destruction...More »

  • poster for Michio Yasui “The Possibilities of Seeing”

    Michio Yasui “The Possibilities of Seeing”

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    • at Gallery Taga 2
    • in the Setagaya, Kawasaki area
    • Ends tomorrow

    An exhibition about the acts of seeing, showing what one has seen, and documenting. According to Yasui, the act of photographing and creating works, with constant reflection on the essence and purpose...More »

  • poster for Neo Counter Shape Vol.6 Art Without Borders

    Neo Counter Shape Vol.6 Art Without Borders

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    • at Shibuya Hikarie 8/ Cube 1, 2, 3
    • in the Shibuya area
    • Ends tomorrow

    Three artists brought together by their interest in American sub-culture join in a highly stimulating collaboration under the direction of Ben Mori.More »

  • poster for Samues Leung “The Art of Impermanence”

    Samues Leung “The Art of Impermanence”

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    • at 3331 Arts Chiyoda
    • in the Chiyoda area
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    Samues Leung’s two month residency with AIR 3331 will be kicked off by his debut solo exhibition in Japan titled The Art of Impermanence. It will feature copper wire sculpture, photos and mixed media paintings....More »

  • poster for Satoshi Hirano “Reconstruction”

    Satoshi Hirano “Reconstruction”

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    • at Nikon Salon Bis
    • in the Shinjuku area
    • Ends tomorrow

    Satoshi Hirano follows the ambitious redevelopment of Shibuya station of a scale which only ever happens once in every 50-100 years. Here he records the rapid changes which have occurred here between 2015-2016...More »

  • poster for EAT!― Enjoy Art and Table

    EAT!― Enjoy Art and Table

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    • at Spiral
    • in the Omotesando, Aoyama area
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    Meals are a special time of gathering and laughter. In addition to unique works by six groups of artists with diverse perspectives on food and dining, Spiral presents artist workshops and a sale of books,...More »

  • poster for Toru Komatsu “A Distance Shore”

    Toru Komatsu “A Distance Shore”

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    • at Ginza Nikon Salon (Nikon Plaza)
    • in the Ginza, Marunouchi area
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    Being brought up in the mountains Toru Komatsu was entranced by the sea. Although he can remember the first time he encountered the sea he thought as a child that when he grew up he would live by the sea....More »

  • poster for Shinya Arimoto “Tokyo Circulation”

    Shinya Arimoto “Tokyo Circulation”

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    • at Zen Foto Gallery
    • in the Roppongi, Nogizaka area
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    Shiny Arimoto’s keen interest in human beings and their living environment has run through his photography since the beginning. Wandering the streets of ever-transforming cities, he perceived a somewhat...More »

  • poster for 2016 ADC Exhibition

    2016 ADC Exhibition

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    • at Ginza Graphic Gallery
    • in the Ginza, Marunouchi area
    • Ends in 6 days

    ADC Award winners have been selected through a rigorous judging process by the 79 members of the Tokyo Art Directors Club (ADC) from around 8,000 submissions in a diverse range of fields encompassing posters,...More »

  • poster for Erika Yoshino “Neroli”

    Erika Yoshino “Neroli”

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    • at Taka Ishii Gallery Photography/Film
    • in the Roppongi, Nogizaka area
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    This will be Yoshino’s second solo exhibition with the gallery and will feature approximately 20 works shot between 2011 and 2014. In her constant confrontation with the medium Yoshino sees photography...More »

  • poster for Gaetan Kubo “Emergencies! 028 ー Research & Destroy”

    Gaetan Kubo “Emergencies! 028 ー Research & Destroy”

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    • at NTT ICC Inter Communication Center
    • in the Shinjuku area
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    In 1946, just after the war, Japan faced a shortage of many resources, including the materials to make money. The cartridges used during the war and other scrap metal were recycled to make 50 sen coins....More »

  • poster for Maeko Sato “The Sky Which Collapses the Windowframe”

    Maeko Sato “The Sky Which Collapses the Windowframe”

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    • at Nabis Gallery
    • in the Ginza, Marunouchi area
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    Following the movement of the sky from beyond the window to enter an inner room More »

  • poster for Naomi Watanabe “Naomi’s Party”

    Naomi Watanabe “Naomi’s Party”

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    • at Laforet Museum Harajuku
    • in the Omotesando, Aoyama area
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    Naomi Watanabe is a TV, theater, and Instagram star who produces the fashion brand Punyus. This event features her makeup videos, original merchandise, and graphic design for Punyus created in collaboration...More »

  • poster for Big Oshushi Exhibition

    Big Oshushi Exhibition

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    • at Shinjuku Ophthalmologist Gallery
    • in the Shinjuku area
    • Ends in 7 days

    A big sushi party with oshushi drawings and photos by 50 artists. Oshushi are cute sushi characters starring in a surreal, darkly humorous manga. More »

  • poster for D Design Travel Aichi Exhibition

    D Design Travel Aichi Exhibition

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    • at Shibuya Hikarie 8/ d47 Museum
    • in the Shibuya area
    • Ends in 7 days

    Lifting the products, crafts and places introduced in the magazine “Design Travel” from its pages and exhibiting the charm of hand made goods and local districts in an exhibition dedicated to the region...More »

  • Gozo Yoshimasu “The Voice Between”

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    • at The National Museum of Modern Art, Tokyo
    • in the Chiyoda area
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    This show considers the actuality of “poetry” through the “words,” “light” and “voice” created by poet Yoshimasu Gozo (b. 1939). In addition to the several hundred drawing-like sheets for Kaibutsu-kun...More »

  • poster for Gozo Yoshimasu “écriture of the moment”

    Gozo Yoshimasu “écriture of the moment”

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    • at NADiff a/p/a/r/t
    • in the Ebisu, Daikanyama area
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    Gozo Yoshimasu is known as a leader in poetry reading, performing across Japan and internationally. He pushes beyond the conventional bounds of poetry in a practice which embraces multiple genres of photography,...More »

  • poster for Hachimitsu Pie Tribute - My Sentimental Lane

    Hachimitsu Pie Tribute - My Sentimental Lane

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    • at Billiken Gallery
    • in the Omotesando, Aoyama area
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    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 Hello Beautiful

    Hello Beautiful

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    • at Tokyo Institute of Photography
    • in the Kyobashi, Nihonbashi area
    • Ends in 7 days

    Portrait Exhibition Tokyo presents photography of beautiful people. More »

  • poster for Hiroyuki Matsukage + Iichiro Tanaka “Monster”

    Hiroyuki Matsukage + Iichiro Tanaka “Monster”

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    • at Block House
    • in the Omotesando, Aoyama area
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    Hiroyuki Matsukage and Iichiro Tanaka present an interdisciplinary show of new and previous works exploring the overlap between the potential for contemporary art in monsters and the potential for monsters...More »

  • poster for Le Corbusier - A Dialogue with Ronchamp

    Le Corbusier - A Dialogue with Ronchamp

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    • at Waseda University, Waseda Campus
    • in the Shinjuku area
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    The architect Le Corbusier, the master of modernism, developed the plans for a masterpiece, the Chapelle Notre Dame du Haut and its associated structures, in the late years of his life. The Waseda University...More »

  • poster for Manami Uetake “Still Ongoing”

    Manami Uetake “Still Ongoing”

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    • at Tap Gallery
    • in the Kiyosumi, Ryogoku area
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    Manami Uetake, herself in her 20s, presents a selection of portraits of the same generation in their homes, capturing the private spaces of her subjects. Reception Party & Artist Talk Date: July...More »

  • poster for Ongoing Collective

    Ongoing Collective

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    • at Art Center Ongoing
    • in the Musashino, Tama area
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    Art Center Ongoing Unveils a new initiative in the form of “Ongoing Collective” consisting of 34 artists, 1 musician, 6 curators and 4 coordinators, to total at 45 members. This collective will engage...More »

  • poster for Shibukaru Summer 2016: Let’s Last Dance

    Shibukaru Summer 2016: Let’s Last Dance

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    • at Parco Gallery X
    • in the Shibuya area
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    Shibukaru is the annual Shibuya Parco-centered event bringing together the more than 1,000 female creators in art, fashion, music, performance, and more. Due to Shibuya Parco’s temporary closing for reconstruction,...More »

  • poster for Ralph Gibson Exhibition

    Ralph Gibson Exhibition

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    • at Wada Garou
    • in the Kyobashi, Nihonbashi area
    • Ends in 10 days
  • poster for Yoshinori Marui “Point-flash”

    Yoshinori Marui “Point-flash”

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    • at Photo Gallery International
    • in the Shirokane, Hiroo area
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    Yoshinori Marui features 17 works from his “Point-Flash” series, presented alongside the artist’s writing on the philosophy of Alfred North Whitehead and further responses from young theorist Koji Yoshida....More »

  • poster for Akihito Yoshida Exhibition

    Akihito Yoshida Exhibition

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    • at Emon Photo Gallery
    • in the Shirokane, Hiroo area
    • Ends in 11 days

    EMON AWARD focuses on fresh artists who develop new photography expressions. From July 30, 2016, the special prizewinner Akihito Yoshida solo exhibition will be taking place at Emon Photo Gallery. After...More »

  • Dong Lin “Jyo”

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    • at Dehairi projects
    • in the Musashino, Tama area
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    “Jyo” means “woman” in Japanese, and to Dong Lin is also the sound the camera shutter makes. Here she takes on misogyny with photographs of women revealing the beauty of their usually concealed “flaws,”...More »

  • poster for Chong Ri Ae + Jong YuGyong + Lee JongOk  “Zainichi, the present and the art II”

    Chong Ri Ae + Jong YuGyong + Lee JongOk “Zainichi, the present and the art II”

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    • at Eitoeiko
    • in the Ichigaya, Kagurazaka area
    • Ends in 13 days

    Chong Ri Ae, Jong YuGyong and Lee JongOkwere all born in 1991 and bred in Japan. After receiving their B. A. from Korea University in Tokyo, they continued to take Tokyo as their base. The word ”Zainichi”...More »

  • poster for Pan / Waterfall

    Pan / Waterfall

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    • at Sobo
    • in the Chiyoda area
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    Pan is a visual magazine by artists based in New York and Tokyo. These illustrations introduce the world of Pan.More »

  • poster for Ryoichi Fujisaki “Material Phenomenon”

    Ryoichi Fujisaki “Material Phenomenon”

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    • at Kana Kawanishi Gallery
    • in the Shirokane, Hiroo area
    • Ends in 13 days

    The title of this exhibition Material Phenomenon comprehensively represents the essence of his work which Fujisaki creates through varied mediums including sculpture, photography and video. His sculpture...More »

  • poster for Tomoe Hayakawa “Green Believer”

    Tomoe Hayakawa “Green Believer”

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    • at America Bashi Gallery
    • in the Ebisu, Daikanyama area
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    Taken over a 1.5-year period, these new photographs by Tomoe Hayakawa show Koishikawa Botanical Gardens, the oldest botanical gardens in Japan. More »

  • poster for Takashi Homma “Various Shaped Hoses and Snake”

    Takashi Homma “Various Shaped Hoses and Snake”

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    • at Post / Limart
    • in the Ebisu, Daikanyama area
    • Ends in 17 days

    The photobooks produced by Edward Ruscha during the 1960s and 70s inspired a generation of artists and photographers, leading to a long line of reinterpretations, imitations, paradoies and homages. Takashi...More »

  • poster for Daisuke Takakura “Monodramatic / Loose Polyhedron”

    Daisuke Takakura “Monodramatic / Loose Polyhedron”

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    • at Sony Imaging Gallery Ginza
    • in the Ginza, Marunouchi area
    • Ends in 18 days

    This exhibit features representative works from Takakura’s “Monodramatic” seriesand his newly released “Loose Polyhedron” series. Takakura coined the title of his “Monodramatic” series from the words...More »

  • poster for Mitsutoshi Hanaga Archives Project

    Mitsutoshi Hanaga Archives Project

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    • at Aoyama|Meguro
    • in the Ebisu, Daikanyama area
    • Ends in 20 days

    Based on four themes of avant-garde art, Butoh (avant-garde dance), theater, and social situations, around 200 photographs selected mainly from the archive of Mitsutoshi Hanaga will be exhibited. Mitsutoshi...More »

  • poster for Shiho Yoshida “Survey”

    Shiho Yoshida “Survey”

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    • at Yumiko Chiba Associates | Viewing Room Shinjuku
    • in the Shinjuku area
    • Ends in 20 days

    In her 2015 solo show, Shiho Yoshida, Grand Prize winner of the 2014 “1_WALL” Photography Exhibition, presented photographic works printed on paper and re-photographed. The results emphasized images that...More »

  • poster for Manshichi Sakamoto “Photographs of Pre-war Okinawa”

    Manshichi Sakamoto “Photographs of Pre-war Okinawa”

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    • at Japan Folk-Craft Museum
    • in the Shibuya area
    • Ends in 21 days

    As the second part of its 80 year anniversary celebrations the Japan Folk-Craft Museum presents an array of dyed textiles, weaving, pottery and funerary urns from Okinawa, along with precious photographs...More »

  • poster for Miyako Ishiuchi “Frida is”

    Miyako Ishiuchi “Frida is”

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    • at Shiseido Gallery
    • in the Ginza, Marunouchi area
    • Ends in 21 days

    The Shiseido Gallery is pleased to announce that it will host a solo exhibition, titled Frida is, by Japanese photographer Ishiuchi Miyako. This exhibition will feature thirty-one works selected from Ishiuchi’s...More »

  • poster for Our Permanent Collection!

    Our Permanent Collection!

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    • at Hara Museum of Contemporary Art (Tokyo)
    • in the Tokyo: Others area
    • Ends in 21 days

    For the first time since its 35 Year Anniversary Celebrations in 2014, the Hara Museum of Contemporary Art utilizes all of its exhibition spaces to present its rich and diverse collection which in total...More »

  • poster for Paul Smith “Hello, My Name Is Paul Smith”

    Paul Smith “Hello, My Name Is Paul Smith”

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    • at Ueno Royal Museum
    • in the Ueno, Yanaka area
    • Ends in 23 days

    Paul Smith, a British fashion brand popular around the world, was featured in the blockbuster exhibition “Hello, My Name is Paul Smith” at London’s The Design Museum in London from November 2013. Having...More »

  • Takashi Kawashima “Unfinished Topography / Collection”

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    • at G/P Gallery Shinonome
    • in the Odaiba, Kachidoki area
    • Ends in 27 days

    Takashi Kawashima was born in Miyagi prefecture in 1985. After graduating with an MA from Tokyo Polytechnic University, he was selected for the a.a.t.m (Art Award Tokyo Marunouchi), and he received the...More »

  • poster for Ayakashi - Mysterious Aquarium

    Ayakashi - Mysterious Aquarium

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    • at Park Hotel Tokyo
    • in the Ginza, Marunouchi area
    • Ends in 28 days

    Art Colors is an ongoing series of exhibitions designed to enjoy the changing seasons along with the shifts in art and in its 17th volume it presents an aquarium of strange creatures. 400 years ago Shiodome...More »

  • poster for Cy Twombly Photographs: Lyrical Variations

    Cy Twombly Photographs: Lyrical Variations

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    • at Kawamura Memorial DIC Museum of Art
    • in the Greater Tokyo area
    • Ends in 28 days

    Cy Twombly(1928-2011)is known for his masterly paintings of energy which recall the appearance of sketches and scribbles, whilst being underlined by a distinct concern for Greek and Roman mythology. Realizing...More »

  • poster for Manuel Álvarez Bravo ”Mexico, Light and Time in Silence”

    Manuel Álvarez Bravo ”Mexico, Light and Time in Silence”

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    • at Setagaya Art Museum
    • in the Setagaya, Kawasaki area
    • Ends in 28 days

    The Mexican master Manuel Álvarez Bravo (1902-2002) left an indelible mark on the history of photography. Álvarez Bravo first emerged as a prominent figure in the late 1920s after the Mexican Revolution...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 28 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 Takashi Kawashima “A Volcano and The Sun”

    Takashi Kawashima “A Volcano and The Sun”

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    • at G/P Gallery
    • in the Ebisu, Daikanyama area
    • Ends in 28 days

    Since the Great East Japan Earthquake and Tsunami Takashi Kawashima has used the photographs illustrating the literature of W.G. Sebald, Susan Sontag, Michel Houellebecq and Kobo Abe as sensors through...More »

  • poster for The Genius of Michelangelo – Majestic Renaissance Architecture

    The Genius of Michelangelo – Majestic Renaissance Architecture

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    • at Shiodome Museum | Rouault Gallery
    • in the Ginza, Marunouchi area
    • Ends in 28 days

    Michelangelo Buonarroti (1475-1564), a major figure of the Italian Renaissance, was a gifted sculptor, painter, as well as architect. For the inimitable human forms and deep spirituality he exhibited in...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 in 31 days

    An exhibition exploring the relationship of painter Fumiko Hori and Jugatsu Toi, an artist who traveled across five continents on motorcycle. 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
    • Ends in 34 days

    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 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 35 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
    • Ends in 35 days

    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 Hisachika Takahashi by Yuki Okumura

    Hisachika Takahashi by Yuki Okumura

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    • at Maison Hermès
    • in the Ginza, Marunouchi area
    • Ends in 35 days

    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 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 36 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 Smiljan Radić “Bestiary”

    Smiljan Radić “Bestiary”

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    • at Gallery Ma
    • in the Roppongi, Nogizaka area
    • Ends in 41 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
    • Ends in 42 days

    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
    • Ends in 42 days

    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 Mary Cassatt Retrospective

    Mary Cassatt Retrospective

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    • at Yokohama Museum Of Art
    • in the Yokohama, Kanagawa area
    • Ends in 42 days

    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 Summer, Travels, Tales

    Summer, Travels, Tales

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    • at Hara Museum Arc (Gunma)
    • in the Greater Tokyo area
    • Ends in 42 days

    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 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 50 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 50 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 53 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 Présage / Connotations

    Présage / Connotations

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    • at IMA Concept Store
    • in the Roppongi, Nogizaka area
    • Ends in 55 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 Yoshinori Mizutani “Hanon”

    Yoshinori Mizutani “Hanon”

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    • at IMA Concept Store
    • in the Roppongi, Nogizaka area
    • Ends in 55 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 56 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 56 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 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 56 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 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 61 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 61 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 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 63 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 63 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 71 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 Fiona Tan “Ascent”

    Fiona Tan “Ascent”

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    • at Izu Photo Museum
    • in the Greater Tokyo area
    • Ends in 79 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 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 98 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 »

  • 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 121 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 162 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 182 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 195 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 Hanagoromo Workshops

    Hanagoromo Workshops

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    • at Tokyo Midtown Hall
    • in the Roppongi, Nogizaka area
    • Starts in 3 days

    “FLOWERS BY NAKED - Paradiso - ” produced and directed by NAKED, led by Ryotaro Muramatsu. It’s a leading edge interactive exhibition of featuring flowers. You can enjoy it with the five senses: natural...More »

  • poster for Wonzu Au “Transparent flower”

    Wonzu Au “Transparent flower”

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    • at Ginza Nikon Salon (Nikon Plaza)
    • in the Ginza, Marunouchi area
    • Starts in 3 days

    A selection of 79 black and white photographs.More »

  • poster for Memory of Light

    Memory of Light

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    • at Ayumi Gallery
    • in the Ichigaya, Kagurazaka area
    • Starts in 5 days

    We are merely a collection of light. Upon closing one’s eyes one observes a landscape, this is our memory of light. A distant image which we have never seen but exists within us. It is this memory that...More »

  • poster for Aichi Triennale 2016

    Aichi Triennale 2016

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    • at Aichi Prefectural Museum of Art
    • in the Greater Tokyo area
    • Starts in 11 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 »

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