Subscribe

Tag

Contemporary Japanese Art

March 10, 2011

Art and Automobiles

Tomohiro Todoroki is an inspirational Japanese artist who uses unconventional events as vehicles for his art.

In Need of Sensuality and Hype?
March 03, 2011

In Need of Sensuality and Hype?

Japan’s ‘soft and cute’ contemporary art scene could do with some more political and sexual flair.

Five Art Universities at NACT
February 24, 2011

Five Art Universities at NACT

Works by over 400 artists from 5 Japanese art schools have come together at one Tokyo art museum.

In Search of New Japanese Artists
February 17, 2011

In Search of New Japanese Artists

Art is a reflection of society. Does a lack of emerging talent from top art schools reflect a passionless Japan?

January 27, 2011

Art in the Best Surroundings

The atmosphere of an art exhibit can make or break the experience for a visitor. Japan’s art world should take note.

No Party for Ai Weiwei
November 17, 2010

No Party for Ai Weiwei

A hazardous show and house arrest. Provocative but popular Chinese artist Ai Weiwei has had a very bad month.

Art Censorship at Versailles?
October 06, 2010

Art Censorship at Versailles?

One of Japan’s top artists has changed the way the landmark French museum will display its contemporary art.

Japan's No. 2 for Art Travel
August 26, 2010

Japan's No. 2 for Art Travel

There’s plenty of reason for art lovers and travelers alike to head to the city of Osaka.

Osaka Hotel Art
August 19, 2010

Osaka Hotel Art

These days in Japan, there are unique art fairs taking place in the comfort of a… hotel room.

Japan's Real 'Salarymen'
July 30, 2010

Japan's Real 'Salarymen'

Some of Japan’s hardest working people are types far from what you’d expect.

Japan’s Blank Walls
July 22, 2010

Japan’s Blank Walls

Why does so much of Japan’s contemporary art still remain undiscovered by the world?

Is Japan’s Art Hidden?
July 15, 2010

Is Japan’s Art Hidden?

Reasons why so much contemporary Japanese art remains unknown.

Page 1 of 1