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Edan Corkill

Edan Corkill is a staff writer and the chief of the Arts, Entertainment and Features Division. He graduated from Sydney University with a degree in Japanese Studies and has lived in Japan since 1997.

For Edan Corkill's latest contributions to The Japan Times, see below:

Isn't it time to take art out of storage?

Dec 4, 2014

Isn't it time to take art out of storage?

Tokyo’s art scene has always comprised many hubs, and it’s about to get a new one — one that promises to be among the most exciting. Two months ago, storage company Warehouse Terrada unveiled T-Art Gallery, a new space within its planned art complex ...

Blum & Poe gets closer to its artists

Sep 18, 2014

Blum & Poe gets closer to its artists

Some people just can’t help liking Japan. That’s the message one gets from the effervescent Tim Blum and his only slightly more taciturn partner Jeff Poe, co-owners of the Los Angeles-based Blum & Poe art gallery, which this week takes the bold step of ...

Yoshio Taniguchi: thriving in the shadow of greatness

Sep 6, 2014

Yoshio Taniguchi: thriving in the shadow of greatness

Architect Yoshio Taniguchi generally doesn’t like having his photograph taken for use in the media. In a way, it’s a logical extension of his approach to his work, which could be described as architecture by subtraction. Having painstakingly removed everything extraneous from a design, ...