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Our Favorites: Exhibitions and Events in 2013

Emily Wakeling 2013-12-22

Tokyo Art Beat’s writers share their highlights of Tokyo exhibitions and events for 2013.

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Public Art #4: Faret Tachikawa

Nick West 2013-09-27

The fourth in a series about public art in Tokyo takes a wander through Tachikawa’s collection of public art projects.

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10 Photography Events in Tokyo this Autumn

Emily Wakeling 2013-09-17

It’s always photography season in Tokyo. Take your pick from these 10 events.

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Tokyo Sticker Bombing

Justin Egli 2013-08-23

There’s some fine art to be found on the sidewalks and lampposts of Tokyo.

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Public Art #3: Louise Bourgeois’ Maman

Nick West 2013-07-24

The third in a series about public art in Tokyo takes a look at the gigantic spider sculpture within the Roppongi Hills complex.

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10 Cafes and Bars inside the Tokyo Art Scene

Emily Wakeling 2013-07-12

A list of Tokyo spaces that combine art, food and drink.

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Public Art #2: Masatake Kouzaki’s Tougen, Anjin

Nick West 2013-06-24

Masatake Kouzaki’s illuminated mural at Daikanyama T-Site is the subject for the second piece in a series about public artworks in Tokyo.

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10 Exhibitions to See During the Rainy Season

Jennifer Pastore 2013-06-14

Here are some ways to combine blossom-viewing and art-viewing during the wet season in Tokyo.

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10 Art Spaces Open on Mondays

Emily Wakeling 2013-06-04

Not everything is closed on Mondays- here’s a selection of worthwhile places and shows that can be viewed when the options seem limited.

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Public Art #1: Roy Lichtenstein’s Tokyo Brushstrokes

Nick West 2013-05-24

Lichtenstein’s Tokyo Brushstroke I & II are the feature in the first of a new series about Tokyo’s public art projects.

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10 Exhibitions to See During Golden Week

Emily Wakeling 2013-04-19

Some of the top art attractions over the coming holidays.

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10 Other Things to See During Hanami Season

Emily Wakeling 2013-03-22

Cherry blossom viewing time is also a great time to see exhibitions around Tokyo.

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No Rest for the Artistic

Emily Wakeling 2013-03-18

The fourth Roppongi Art Night appoints for the first time an artistic director.

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Defining New Diary Forms Today

Tokyo Culture Creation Project 2013-02-19

Private life is becoming public, and public life is becoming private; so the message goes with this year’s Yebisu International Festival for Art & Alternative Visions (Yebizo).

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2012: A Year of Arts News in Japan

William Andrews 2012-12-25

Exhibitions, (re-)openings, new appointments, scandals and more…

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2012 Year in Review

Emily Wakeling 2012-12-23

A short round-up of the year just passed

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Designing New Social Systems Through Sharing and Networking: Culture and Social Innovation – Tokyo Conference

Tokyo Culture Creation Project 2012-12-15

A report on the second day of the Tokyo Culture Creation Project’s international conference, held at Tosho Hall on October 20, 2012

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The Sight-Sound Connection

Tokyo Culture Creation Project 2012-11-15

A new exhibition at the Museum of Contemporary Art Tokyo investigates the relationship between music and art

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Immigrating into Uncertainty

Tokyo Culture Creation Project 2012-11-03

Festival/Tokyo 2012 opens with a provocative, interactive site-specific installation in the Sugamo area

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Commemorating Tragedy, Celebrating Recovery

Tokyo Culture Creation Project 2012-03-31

Roppongi Art Night returns to “revitalize Japan with Art”

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Empty Centres Turned into White Lines

Tokyo Culture Creation Project 2012-03-31

The Park Project public art program transforms an area of Yoyogi Park

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The Music of Baths

Tokyo Culture Creation Project 2012-03-30

Musician Makoto Nomura’s “orchestra” at Art Access Adachi’s public bath concert

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A Pause for Urban Progress

Tokyo Culture Creation Project 2012-03-28

Tadashi Kawamata’s Tokyo in Progress project rises in the east of the city

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Conceiving of the Future After the March 11 Earthquake

Tokyo Culture Creation Project 2012-03-17

A report on the second day of the Future Sketch Tokyo Conference, held at the Akihabara Convention Hall on October 29, 2011

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The Physical, the Material and the Moving Image

Tokyo Culture Creation Project 2012-02-22

The fourth installment of the Yebisu International Festival for Art & Alternative Visions.

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Goodbye Kitty

Carolyn Hashimoto 2012-01-04

A rough guide to the art galleries and museums which will keep all the family happy

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2011 Year in Review

William Andrews 2011-12-29

It’s been a traumatic year for Japan and the Tokyo art world

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The Architectural Mirror

Tokyo Culture Creation Project 2011-12-05

“Architectural Environments for Tomorrow, New Spatial Practices in Architecture and Art (Tokyo Art Meeting II)” at the Museum of Contemporary Art, Tokyo

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Going West: An Arts Festival Take-Over

Tokyo Culture Creation Project 2011-11-22

The TERATOTERA Matsuri transformed Kichijoji through a mix of art, dance, music, film and more

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To the Heart of It

Tokyo Culture Creation Project 2011-10-28

Festival/Tokyo, Japan’s largest performing arts event, tackles the post-3.11 zeitgeist

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