Chiharu Nishizawa “For beautiful human life” Opening

The opening of Nishizawa Chiharu’s solo exhibition at Tokyo Gallery was full of people, milling around like the figures in his paintings. The centrepiece is a Steinway piano that he painted, and pianist Ryuji Osaki played away all evening.

poster for Chiharu Nishizawa

Chiharu Nishizawa "For beautiful human life"

at Tokyo Gallery + BTAP
in the Ginza, Marunouchi area
This event has ended - (2007-07-18 - 2007-09-01)

In Photo Reports by Ashley Rawlings 2007-07-23

The evening started with the lights dimmed and Ryuji Osaki playing on Nishizawa's piano

Tokyo Gallery director Hozu Yamamoto talking with Alec Weil from Steinway & Sons Japan

Tokyo Gallery director Yukihito Tabata with art critic Toshiaki Minemura

Chiharu Nishizawa

Nishizawa's paintings reflected in the pianoClose up of 'Birds - a' (2006)

Detail of the design on the piano, titled 'Sound of River' (2007)

Detail of the design of the piano

From the Art Fair Tokyo committee: Mai Takeshima, Shunsuke Miyakoshi and Mariko Takano

Artist Hiroyuki MatsuuraArtist Yohei Watanabe

A guest having a moment alone with Nishizawa's 'Dreamy farm - c' (2007)

Ashley Rawlings

Ashley Rawlings. Ashley Rawlings was the editor of TABlog from 2006 to 2008. More information about his work can be found at www.ashleyrawlings.com » See other writings

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