“the tower of books,” 2010, animation loop lightedge: face II is the second solo show of the artist at ARATANIURANO, one of Tokyo’s New Contemporaries. Watanabe mixes time and space in his animation and digital prints. Most of the works are in monochrome which brings out its virtual character. This show opened January 22 and will […]

Kunst Oktoberfest’10

Akio Ohmori, Wolpertinger in the Full Moon, 2007, h 24 x w 24 x d 5 cm, Bronze and stainless steel. Lower Akihabara Gallery. No in-depth analyses this time around, just a few pictures from the route: The weather was dramatically wet—Tokyo was hit by a typhoon on that day. Dungeon space at Lower Akihabara […]

Highly Recommended: Kunst Oktoberfest’10

Next Saturday, October 30th, join fellow art & beer lovers on the gallery hopping tour co-sponsored by contemporary art galleries in Tokyo’s Central District and “COEDO” brewery. Shuttle buses will be serving three routes with connecting points among them. You can board the buses at any stop, or do the whole tour starting with the […]