Real-world validations of our digital realm

Sep 11, 2013

Real-world validations of our digital realm

by Cameron Allan Mckean

“We are now living in a super, hyper-extended information society,” says curator Masafumi Fukugawa, “and that idea was the starting point for our new exhibition.” Fukagawa is one of five curators of “Being-in-the-Wired-World,” a group exhibition at Kawasaki City Museum that features eight emerging ...

Lupin III still looks good at 40

Sep 5, 2013

Lupin III still looks good at 40

by Edan Corkill

One of Japan’s most popular manga and anime series, Lupin III gets the exhibition treatment at the Kawasaki City Museum this month. “Lupin III — 40th Anniversary of the Anime” coincides with the 25th anniversary of the museum and, somewhat belatedly, the 40th anniversary ...

'Being-in-the-Wired- World'

Jul 17, 2013

'Being-in-the-Wired- World'

by Natasha Vik

The Kawasaki City Museum has a tradition of creating exhibitions that explore the relationship between technology and art, and this one, coinciding with the museum’s 25th anniversary, is no exception. As society becomes progressively more wired, and the Internet a common way to connect ...