AAA2018

I took part in the jury to select the finalists for AAA2018.

Final presentation by Aki Inomata, Takehito Koganezawa, Motohiro Tomii and Masahiro Wada will be held from March 3 to 18 in Terada Art Complex, Tokyo.

AAA2018が始動

Upcoming exhibition – Rafaël Rozendaal: GENEROSITY

I am pleased to announce that I will curate the renowned internet artist Rafaël Rozendaal’s solo show in Towada Art Center.

Rafaël Rozendaal: GENEROSITY

http://towadaartcenter.com/en/exhibitions/rafael-rozendaal-generosity/

Date Feb 10th, 2018 – May 20th, 2018

Organized by Towada Art Center

Financial Support from Mondriaan Fund Mondriaan Fund

In Cooperation with Takuro Someya Contemporary Art, Nakagawa Chemical Co., Ltd

Special Support From The Chain Museum

Endorsed by The Embassy of the Kingdom of the Netherlands in Tokyo, The To-o Nippo Press, The Daily-Tohoku Shimbun Inc., Aomori Broadcasting Cooperation, Aomori Television Broadcasting Co., Ltd., Asahi Broadcasting Aomori Co., Ltd., & Towada City Board of Education

Curator Kodama Kanazawa

Artist’s website    https://www.newrafael.com/

*Rafaël Rozendaal also exhibits his lenticular works in Yebisu International Festival for Art & Alternative Visions 2018

Exhibition: Tadanori Yokoo Towada Roman : Pop It All

Curator: Kazuko Koike (Director, Towada Art Center)
Co-Curator: Kodama Kanazawa (Independent Curator)

Date  Jun 17th, 2017 – Sep 24th, 2017

Location  Towada Art Center

http://towadaartcenter.com/en/exhibitions/yokoo-tadanori-pop-it-all/

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I’m pleased to announce that I’m co-curating a solo show of Tadanori Yokoo, the legendary artist/designer, with Kazuko Koike, the director of Towada Art Center. Mr. Yokoo and Ms. Koike were the two important figures who have generated art scene in post-war Japan, combining multiple creative fields. Opening: June 17 at Towada Art Center

Publication: KENPOKU ART 2016 Official Catalogue

Published by Seikatsu no Tomo Co., on March 31, 2017

Full colour, 252p (ISBN978-4-908429-09-5  C0070) , 2778JPY+tax

Texts by Junji Tanigawa, Chiaki Hayashi, Yukiko Shikata and Kodama Kanazawa (Directors and curators of Kenpoku Art)

Supervised by Fumio Nanjo (General Director) and KENPOKU ART Executive Committee

Participating artists
Norimizu Ameya, Song-Ming Ang, Nobutaka Aozaki, BCL, Daniel Buren, Zadok Ben-David, Michael Beutler, Oron & Ionat & Mike, CALAR.ink**, Saki Chikaraishi, Vincensius ‘Venzha’ Christiawan, Tiffany Chung, Composit, Isabelle Desjeux, Hiroshi Fuji, Takafumi Fukasawa*, Debbie Han, Takafumi Hara, Gojing-Maru Hayashi*, Katsuhiko Hibino, Ibaraki Design Promotion Conference*, Shinta Inoue, Aki Inomata, Interfering Floating Bodies**, Takashi Ishida, Kosho Ito, Hideo Iwasaki + metaPhorest, Ian Carlo Jaucian, Matthew Jensen, Jung Hye Ryun, Ilya & Emilia Kabakov, KatoMasudaSaitoIwasawa (KMSI)**, Yoichiro Kawaguchi, Keiko Kimoto, Mariko Kinoshita, Choi Jeong Hwa, Jun Kitazawa, Pius Sigit Kuncoro, Takamasa Kuniyasu, Le Thua Tien, Sandrine Llouquet, magma, Tea Mäkipää, Satoko Masuda, Shizuka Matsui*, Mieko Matsumoto, Soichiro Mihara, Katsuto Miyahara*, Akane Moriyama, Fumiaki Murakami*, Tohru Nakazaki, Yoichi Ochiai, Miki Okamura, Nipan Oranniwesna, Tuksina Pipitkul, Sudsiri Pui-Ock, Tawatchai Puntusawasdi, Rafaël Rozendaal, Sumito Sakakibara, Nitipak Samsen, Yu Sato, secca, Kazuyo Sejima, Mithu Sen, Ryota Shioya, Sound of TapBoard**, SPREAD, Yoshihiro Suda, Hiroshi Suzuki + Masato Ohki*, Shintaro Tanaka, teamLab, Tokyo University of the Arts, Shohei Tsuda, Elena Tutatchikova, Satoshi Uchiumi, Yuji Ueno, Vide Infra**, Pieter Vermeersch, Ei Wada, Zhan Wang, Wang Te-Yu, Etsuko Yakushimaru, Miki Yamamoto, Ken + Julia Yonetani, Keisuke Yunoki* (*Selected from open call, **Selected from Hackathon)