Interviews

New Hell: Interview with Takayuki Yamamoto

Emily Wakeling 2014-06-16

Contemporary artist Takayuki Yamamoto speaks about his commission for “Go-Betweens: The World Seen Through Children” at the Mori Art Museum.

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What’s it Like to be an Emerging Film Director in Tokyo?

Michiko Tachibana 2014-02-14

An interview with emerging filmmaker Emmanuel Osei-Kuffour, Jr.

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Global Intersections: Roppongi Crossing 2013

Emily Wakeling 2013-10-04

An interview with Roppongi Crossing 2013 guest curators Reuben Keehan and Gabriel Ritter.

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An Interview with Christian Kerez

Nick Narigon 2013-08-05

Swiss architect Christian Kerez speaks of his body of work and his admiration for Japanese design.

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Remembrance: An Interview with Tomoko Yoneda

Emily Wakeling 2013-08-01

Contemporary artist Tomoko Yoneda speaks about her photographic practice and the politics of recording history.

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An Interview with Shihoko Iida

Emily Wakeling 2013-07-05

Independent curator Shihoko Iida talks about her experiences in Japan, Australia and Korea, as well as her thoughts on the current state of curating in Japan today.

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Ten Questions with Katsura Funakoshi

admin 2013-05-15

Sculptor Katsura Funakoshi answers 10 questions about art, life, books and Tokyo.

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From Music Homework to Digital Native Artist

William Andrews 2011-11-21

An interview with music, video and conceptual design artist Sputniko!

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FILMeX: Platform for Japanese arthouse cinema

M. Downing Roberts 2011-11-11

An interview with the program director of FILMeX, Shozo Ichiyama

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Rem Koolhaas x Nanjo Fumio: Why Metabolism now?

Naoki Matsuyama 2011-10-27

Looking back at the period of the Metabolists through the eyes of today

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Cherry Trees on My Mind

Randy Swank 2011-03-23

Interviews with Kozo Miyoshi and Asako Narahashi, two of the photographers participating in the “Cherry Blossoms of Memory” exhibition at RICOH Photo Gallery RING CUBE in Ginza.

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Primitive Sculptor

William Andrews 2011-02-08

An interview with Motohiko Odani.

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The New Art Factory

William Andrews 2011-01-14

Misa Shin talks to TAB about the opening of her new gallery in Shirokane.

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Taking a Flat Approach

Rachel Carvosso 2010-07-02

We interview sociologist and art researcher Adrian Favell, who has specialized in the contemporary Japanese art scene.

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Empty Looking: Spontaneous Reflecting on One’s Thoughts

James Jack 2010-05-19

An interview with Noriyuki Haraguchi.

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TABuzz #12 with Tony

TABuzz 2010-03-13

Our Guest Blogger gives their recommendations on what’s hot in our new regular column.

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Instructing Audiences — A Theater Text Like A Pill

Yelena Gluzman 2010-02-08

We interview Toshiki Okada, the leader of Japanese theater company chelfitsch.

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Tokyo Reflections

Fritz Schumann 2010-01-25

An architectural team talks to TABlog about its plans for a public art installation.

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Fumiko’s Double Vision

Amelia Groom 2010-01-06

An interview with Fumiko Imano, an artist with big guns.

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Problematizing the Discourse of Science

Yelena Gluzman 2009-12-21

TABlog interviews Oron Catts, one of the artists behind the Tissue Culture and Art Project.

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Nature giving birth to nature

James Jack 2009-12-14

A major new exhibition by the installation artist opens in Kamakura.

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TABuzz #11 with Shai Ohayon

TABuzz 2009-12-12

Our Guest Blogger gives their recommendations on what’s hot in our new regular column.

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TABuzz #10 with DadaD

TABuzz 2009-11-07

Our Guest Blogger gives their recommendations on what’s hot in our new regular column.

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TABuzz #9 with Antonin Gaultier (Digiki) and Stanley Lieber

TABuzz 2009-11-06

Our Guest Blogger gives their recommendations on what’s hot in our new regular column.

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People’s Faces Light Up

James Jack 2009-10-28

An interview with ON Megumi Akiyoshi.

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A Touch of Zen

William Andrews 2009-10-08

A new gallery opens in Shibuya, specializing in Chinese contemporary photography.

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TABuzz #8 with Roger McDonald

TABuzz 2009-09-30

Our Guest Blogger gives their recommendations on what’s hot in our new regular column.

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Seven Vaults of the Sky

James Jack 2009-09-28

TAB talks to Iranian artist Sara Dolatabadi about her work, politics and artistic honesty.

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TABuzz #7 with Akihito Inui

TABuzz 2009-09-04

Our Guest Blogger gives their recommendations on what’s hot in our new regular column.

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TABuzz #6 with Chie Sumiyoshi

TABuzz 2009-08-24

Our Guest Blogger gives their recommendations on what’s hot in our new regular column.

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