Archive for October 2010

Jazzkatze Spring Summer 2011

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Hiroko Koshino “Coloré” JFW SS 2011 Collection

The first collection I saw this Japan Fashion Week was Hiroko Koshino’s. The doyenne of Japanese fashion never disappoints, although this season’s show struck some of the same notes as her spring/summer collection from last year. There were well-cut day dresses and evening dresses with overdrawing in india ink, and the finale included a lineup […]

JFW SS 2011 had started: LIZ LISA

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Yukiko Suto “Field Exhibition”

Take Ninagawa just opened a new exhibition of large scale panels by Yukiko Suto. Each of the four images, done in a combination of pencil and oil on gesso-covered panels took months to produce, and Sato’s effort can only be properly appreciated through a close examination of these meticulously executed landscapes. The paintings originate in […]

Contemporary Art Tokyo Is Pleased To Announce Its One Year Anniversary

Wako Works of Art Opening

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Nathan Hylden at Misako & Rosen

Untitled, 2010, acrylic, silkscreen on aluminum, 86.3 x 58.4cm. Image courtesy of the gallery. Last Sunday Misako & Rosen opened a new exhibition of Nathan Hylden’s work. This is his sophomore show at the gallery, the last one dating all the way back to 2007. The seven paintings on view (four acrylics and silkscreen on aluminum, […]

Zdravko Toic, “The Invisible”

“”HBeAg,” 2010, paper collage, mat board, ink on paper, 40.6 cm x 101.6 cm. Image courtesy of the gallery. Just a few paces away from Yuka Contemporary, the Hiromart Gallery is showing abstract paper collages by Croatian-born, New-York based artist Zdravko Toic. The works of view reference surrealism and constructivism, reviving the spirit of the […]

Yuka Contemporary Opening

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RongRong & inri map

Untitled No.25, 2008, gelatin silver print, 50.8 x 61 cm, edition of 12. Image courtesy of the gallery. There is a new addition to the NADiff a/p/a/r/t— the MEM gallery. The gallery has been established in 2003 in Osaka, and has recently relocated to Tokyo. Their inagural exhibition at NADiff showcases the recent work by two […]