Yukari Tanaka

For Yukari Tanaka's latest contributions to The Japan Times, see below:

'Masterpieces from the National Gallery, London'

Art / Openings In Tokyo Feb 26, 2020

'Masterpieces from the National Gallery, London'

March 3-June 14 This is the National Gallery of London's first large-scale presentation of masterpieces to be shown outside of the United Kingdom. Sixty one works are being brought to Japan, covering seven themes: the Italian Renaissance, Dutch painting of the Golden Age, Van Dyck ...

'Peter Doig'

Art / Openings In Tokyo Feb 26, 2020

'Peter Doig'

Feb. 26-June 14 Scottish-born Peter Doig grew up in Trinidad and Tobago and Canada, studied at the Chelsea College of Art and Design (now University of the Arts London) in the U.K. and has been based in Port of Spain since 2002. His landscape paintings, ...

'Koku 21106'

Art / Openings Outside Tokyo Feb 12, 2020

'Koku 21106'

Feb. 15-March 14 Hideo Nagai's large-scale sculptures, such as "Baba Project" (2001), are well known in Japan for being both unusual and humorous in their expression. In 2006, a car accident, followed by a long recovery period, led Nagai to reassess the notion of perception in ...

'Metamorphosis, Perceptions of the Passage of Time'

Art / Openings Outside Tokyo Feb 5, 2020

'Metamorphosis, Perceptions of the Passage of Time'

Feb. 9-March 22 Focusing on the theme of time, this exhibition presents works by Cobird and Junya Kataoka + Rie Iwatake. Kataoka and Iwatake first began presenting together during an artist residency in Paris in 2013. Since then, they have continued a collaborative relationship, showcasing in ...