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'Nobuaki Onishi: Vacuum'

May 19, 2015

'Nobuaki Onishi: Vacuum'

by Daisuke Kikuchi

May 23-June 20 Back in Japan after a year of study and research in Europe, Nobuaki Onishi is now holding his third solo exhibition at Gallery Nomart. Onishi is known for works that subvert notions of reality by playing on our perception of objects ...

'A General Collection: Green'

May 12, 2015

'A General Collection: Green'

by Daisuke Kikuchi

May 13-July 12 The admiration of forests, a love of nature and the artistic manipulation of the color green are three perspectives that the Menard Art Museum recommends visitors consider when viewing this exhibition. Using the broad theme of the color green, the museum ...

'Transcendent Artful Embroidery II'

Apr 14, 2015

'Transcendent Artful Embroidery II'

by Daisuke Kikuchi

April 18-June 28 From designs on Rococo-era men’s gowns of 18th-century Europe to the elaborate decoration of French haute-couture dresses of the early 20th century, the eclectic uses and styles of embroidery from around the globe have been brought together at the Kobe Fashion ...

'Cezanne'

Apr 7, 2015

'Cezanne'

by Natsumi Toida

April 4-Sept. 27 Both Pablo Picasso and Henri Matisse once described Paul Cezanne as “the father of all of us,” with Matisse even going as far as calling him “a sort of God of painting.” Around 20 works by Cezanne featured in this exhibition, ...