This year’s event moved in a more international direction.
Critic Kotaro Iizawa’s YouTube channel is a primer on the art form
Intersections of art and science at two exhibitions.
The 10th Rokko Meets Art on Kobe’s Mt. Rokko runs through late November.
The fourth Nagoya-centered contemporary arts festival features some 90 artists and groups.
Robots, fashion, felines, and other creative entities in hope of a better world
A look into the vault of one of Japan’s best contemporary art collections
The third annual AiPHT features 42 galleries, mainly from Osaka, Tokyo, South Korea, and Taiwan.
An art festival reconnects a remote peninsula with its roots.
A few photographic highlights from Art Fair Tokyo, which returned to Tokyo International Forum this year with the theme “Art Is Alive.”
From its architecture to its collection, the Aomori Museum of Art combines the ancient and contemporary while keeping in touch with with its roots.
Arts Towada’s “Jump” offers a dose levity.
The Toguri Museum of Art offers a yearlong look at the evolution of Imari ware.
Futuristic fashion by Japanese new media artist Sputniko!
Two national treasures with evergreen appeal, and Kōrin’s roots in design
A fledgling fair dedicated to emerging artists and collectors breathes new life into Japan’s contemporary art market
A guide to Tokyo’s text-based public works
The rise and fall of urban scrawl in a ten-year comparison
Highlights from the major art festival.
Some highlights from the annual art weekender.
A photo report from Tokyo’s biggest art fair.
Trans Arts Tokyo returns for a second year, with multiple venues spread across the Kanda area.
Katsuhiro Otomo’s latest offering launches in Nakano
A new exhibition at the Tokyo Metropolitan Museum of Photography traces the radical history of Japanese photographs around 1968.
Once again Roppongi became the heart of the Japanese art scene for two days and one crazy night
A photo report on highlights from Tokyo’s top design event of the year
TABlog checks out the vernissage for the photography fair
Following its summer re-scheduling last year, Japan’s largest art event returns to its usual spring position
Two venues. Two art fairs. One weekend.
Arguably the biggest art event of the year kicks off in the Tokyo neighbour.
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