'Peter Doig'

Art / Openings In Tokyo Feb 26, 2020

'Peter Doig'

by Yukari Tanaka

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, ...

'Pola Museum Exhibition 2020'

Art / Openings In Tokyo Feb 19, 2020

'Pola Museum Exhibition 2020'

Feb. 21-April 12 Founded in 1996, the Pola Art Foundation has been involved in supporting emerging artists for nearly 25 years. One of its projects helps nurtures artists under the age of 35 by sponsoring overseas residencies, giving them the opportunity to encounter different experiences ...

'Tiida: The Sun'

Art / Openings In Tokyo Jan 25, 2020

'Tiida: The Sun'

by Yukari Tanaka

Feb.4-29 Photographer Hal began taking images of couples in 2004 and has since exhibited internationally and published several photo books, including "Pinky & Killer" (2004) and "Flesh Love Returns" (2016). Most of his works involve couples or explore themes of love, challenge, individuality, intimacy, communication ...

'Kisoushi'

Art / Openings In Tokyo Jan 22, 2020

'Kisoushi'

by Yukari Tanaka

Jan. 24-Feb. 29 After studying aesthetics and psychology, the conceptual artist James Lee Byars (1932-1997) developed his own artistic beliefs while going back and forth between New York and Kyoto in the 1960s and during his later nomadic life. His works ranged from sculpture and ...

'Four Seasons' Colors'

Art / Openings In Tokyo Jan 22, 2020

'Four Seasons' Colors'

by Yukari Tanaka

Jan. 24-March 22 Textile dyeing artist Yoko Shimura follows in the footsteps of her mother, Fukumi Shimura, a Living National Treasure celebrated for her senshoku (plant and vegetable derived dyeing). An educator as well as artist, when Yoko opened her first studio in 1989, she ...

'Garden'

Art / Openings In Tokyo Jan 8, 2020

'Garden'

by Yukari Tanaka

Jan. 11-Feb. 23 After graduating from Tokyo Polytechnic University with a degree in design, Akiko Ando began her career as an illustrator. She has contributed to shop displays at the Lumine department store in Ikebukuro, illustrated books and created designs for CD sleeves. Combining bright watercolors ...