Last Updated:Nov 26, 2021

The definitive art app! Tokyo Art Beat App Renewed and Now Available Nationwide

Delivering information on exhibitions and events around Japan, discount coupons, and art news at your fingertips

Tokyo Art Beat App for iOS, the definitive art app in Japan since its launch in 2009, has been renewed with a new look.

Tokyo Art Beat App (TAB App) provides information on art and design exhibitions and events, as well as online maps, MuPon discounts for art events, and a notification function for events you want to go to. TAB App provides a variety of content to enjoy art more familiarly and deeply.

What’s New
▶︎① Fun and intuitive design
We have redesigned the app to make it more intuitive and user-friendly.

▶︎② Nationwide expansion of event information
We have been providing information on 500 exhibitions and events per month, mainly in the Tokyo area. From now on, we will expand the number of events listed to all over Japan, allowing you to browse and search for information on exhibitions and events throughout Japan.

We will continue to promote the nationwide expansion of this website and support you in making your outings to enjoy art and design an even more fulfilling experience.

▶︎③ More exhibition reports, interviews, and columns
Tokyo Art Beat's website ( has evolved further as a media outlet following its renewal this autumn. It features reports on the highlights of exhibitions, interviews with artists, columns and essays by experts, and news. You can also enjoy articles on the cutting edge of art, design, and culture with TAB App.

In addition to the functions that are available for free, you can add keyword search functions and other features to make it even easier to use by registering as a paid  member. If you sign up for membership now, you can try all the features for free for the first month after download/update.

We hope you enjoy your trip through art and design with the new TAB App.

Free Features
- Browse current events (by genre/area, popularity/schedule)
- Event venue information
- GPS-based search for nearby events

Features available when you subscribe as a premium member (paid, free for the first month only)
- MuPon discounts for art events
- Bookmark events you want to visit
- Bookmark events visited
- Follow art spaces
- Notifications to keep up with events
- Keyword search (venue name, artist name, etc.)

Yearly Plan: 125 yen/month - Billed as one payment for 12 months
Monthly plan: 300 yen/month - Pay only for the month you want to subscribe.

*We are planning to revise pricing on December 15, 2021. New price: Annual plan 300 yen/month, Monthly plan 450 yen/month

[Download URL] 
App Store
Google Play Store

f you are currently using the app, you can use the new app by updating.
This update does not support iPad and iPad mini. The Android version will be released soon.

About Tokyo Art Beat
Tokyo Art Beat reports on the art scene in Japan and around the world from the perspective of artists, viewers, galleries, and museums. We want people to rediscover the appeal of art and enjoy it as a part of their lifestyle. Art Beat Inc. runs Tokyo Art Beat with this in mind. Our aim is to make art more accessible and deeper.

[Overview of the app]
Name: Tokyo Art Beat 
Store URL: 
 App Store
 Google Play
Supported platforms: iOS 14.0 and above Android 9.0 and above 

Art Beat Inc.


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