March 10, 2011
Art and Automobiles
Tomohiro Todoroki is an inspirational Japanese artist who uses unconventional events as vehicles for his art.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
August 19, 2010
Osaka Hotel Art
These days in Japan, there are unique art fairs taking place in the comfort of a… hotel room.
August 05, 2010
A Japanese James Brown
An hot new photographer may also be Japan’s hardest working man in the business.
July 30, 2010
Japan's Real 'Salarymen'
Some of Japan’s hardest working people are types far from what you’d expect.
July 22, 2010
Japan’s Blank Walls
Why does so much of Japan’s contemporary art still remain undiscovered by the world?