Archive for February 2011

This Friday: Misa Shin Gallery Opening

Utopia # 003, 2008 Up: 103 x 165 cm Down: 100 x 165 cm Following Ai Weiwei’s inaugural installation Cube Light Misa Shin will be showing a selection of works by a Korean photographer Back Seung Woo. The exhibition entitled Blow Up will feature some haunting images shot in North Korea. It is scheduled to […]

Beatriz Inglessis Tarot Series Video

Beatriz Inglessis is a Tokyo-based printmaker currently in the art Ph.D. program at Geidai (Tokyo University of the Arts). “The Way of the Fool” is a video of an installation she did for her MFA (also at Geidai). You can see more of Beatriz’ work on her webpage.

Tonight: Live Event at Taka Ishii

Tonight: Kodama Gallery in Kyoto Kohei Kajihara Opening

If you still have time to make it to Kyoto (or you are there already), here is a poster for the new show opening tonight at Kodama Gallery Kyoto.

Tomorrow Night: Maiko Haruki Solo Exhibition “photographs, whatever they are” 1223

Maiko Haruki, neither portrait nor landscape 2, 2010   The exhibition will be held at 1223 GENDAIKAIGA, Tokyo 26 February – 8 May. Opening Reception: Friday, 25 February 6-8PM.  

Tonight: AIT Artist Talk #51

Rear Window, Erik van der Weijde, First edition , 2010, 20 pages, 15×21 cm AIT ARTIST TALK #51: “Publishing as an Art Practice” by Dutch Artist, Erik Van Der Weijde 2/23(Wed)19:00-21:00 Erik van der Weijde is on a three month residency with AIT supported by the Fonds BKVB, Holland, an artist who works in the mediums of photography […]

This Friday: Cerith Wyn Evans at Taka Ishii Gallery with Live Performance by Keiji Haino

“Un Coup de dés jamais n’abolira le hasard”, 20091 of 22 perforated book pages, framed each 32.5 x 24.7 cm This Friday, February 26th from six to eight Taka Ishii Gallery will be holding opening reception for their new exhibition of Cerith Wyn Evans’ work. Starting at 7:30 there will be a live performance by Keiji […]

Tomorrow Night: Satomi Shirai Gallery Discussion at Motus Fort

Motus Fort gallery says: Please join Satomi Shirai for a gallery discussion at Motus Fort on Thursday, February 24, starting at 6:00pm. Hope to see you all there. 2月24日(木)、18時よりMotus Fortにてギャラリー・ディスカッションを開きます。皆様のご参加を楽しみにしております。 Let’s enjoy discussion and drink.

Nagoya: Gallery IDF

Rie Wakiyachi, Here and There 116.7×116.7cm (S50) パネルにミクスドメディア 2011. Image courtesy of the gallery. Located in the outskirts of Nagoya is Gallery IDF, one of the leading figures in the Nagoya contemporary art scene. Their current “New! Artists Preview” features four artists with sparkling talent, two of which have been part of ULTRA 003 last year. A variety […]

Nagoya: Yui Suzuki at Yebisu Art Labo

Yui Suzuki, installation view. Image courtesy of Chisako Izuhara Yebisu Art Labo is faithful to its name: it is a laboratory space for artistic experimentation. The exhibit “Iruikonin-dan” (“The Story of Different Kind of Marriage”) by Yui Suzuki is less for the public than for the artist, serving as a break for the evolving artist […]