Asia in the wings of Japan's art scene

Art Dec 12, 2017

Asia in the wings of Japan's art scene

by John L. Tran

"Tis the season to be jolly ... circumspect. As regards art, despite suggestions from some art professionals that biennials and other recurring art festivals are an exhausted format, 2017 offered up an embarrassment of riches, some more embarrassing than others as it turned out. The ...

'N.S. Harsha: Charming Journey'

Art / Openings In Tokyo Jan 31, 2017

'N.S. Harsha: Charming Journey'

by Yukari Tanaka

Feb. 4-June 11 As one of India's leading contemporary artists, N.S. Harsha is well known not only for his participation in international exhibitions, but also for his contribution to local communities through creative projects and workshops for children across the world. Harsha's works depict daily experiences ...

'Simple Forms: Contemplating Beauty'

Art / Openings In Tokyo Apr 21, 2015

'Simple Forms: Contemplating Beauty'

by Daisuke Kikuchi

April 25-July 5 In 19th and early 20th-century Europe, advances in the fields of mathematics, mechanical engineering, biology, geology and archaeology brought about a new appreciation of "simple forms," which led to notable influences on modern art. This exhibition — a collection of works from all ...