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?
Japan’s ‘soft and cute’ contemporary art scene could do with some more political and sexual flair.
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
Art is a reflection of society. Does a lack of emerging talent from top art schools reflect a passionless Japan?
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
A hazardous show and house arrest. Provocative but popular Chinese artist Ai Weiwei has had a very bad month.
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
There’s plenty of reason for art lovers and travelers alike to head to the city of Osaka.
Osaka Hotel Art
These days in Japan, there are unique art fairs taking place in the comfort of a… hotel room.
A Japanese James Brown
An hot new photographer may also be Japan’s hardest working man in the business.
Japan's Real 'Salarymen'
Some of Japan’s hardest working people are types far from what you’d expect.
Japan’s Blank Walls
Why does so much of Japan’s contemporary art still remain undiscovered by the world?