Archive for the ‘ChimPom’ Category

Clear Your Calendars: ArtGigTokyo1, May 8, 15:00–03:00

Beatriz Inglessis, The Primal Scene (2011), Image courtesy of the artist and ArtGigTokyo (c) ArtGigTokyo1: “Dirty, dirty! Sex, sex!” 8 May 2011, 15:00 ~ 03:00 Bar Exit, 2-12-16 Shinjuku, Shinjuku-ku Tokyo 160-0022 Curator Shai Ohayon is pleased to announce the launch of the curatorial project ArtGig in Tokyo, a series of art happenings in […]

Chim↑Pom at Yamanoto Gendai

The following posting is by Anna Sakagawa, my guest blogger. (I am presently away from Tokyo, and will resume posting in mid-January). Chim↑Pom latest group exhibition “Good to Be a Mummy” features three of their favorite artists. This exhibition could be seen as a spin-off to their previous solo show, “Good to Be Human,” that […]

Art and Fashion

The designer shows of the Japan Fashion Week ranged from Yukii Torii’s über-conservative society wares, to GalaabenD’s androgynous militarized chick, to Yoshikazu Yamagata’s Old Testament couture. In every case the audience, many dressed by the presenting designer, reinforced the brand’s message. There was no confusing the manicured luxury brands-clad crowd at Yukii Torii with the […]