TSUYOSHI TANE

ARCHITECTURE IN NAME AND DEED By Andrew Maerkle — “Since the 20th century we have produced a huge quantity of spaces, but we have lost our sense of place. Place is a singular point. You cannot reproduce or replicate it. You cannot replace one place with another place.”

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Bridges and ladders: The forgotten Kanogawa Typhoon The Cliff Edge Project is an art project founded in 2013 in the wake of the Tohoku earthquake and tsunami that seeks to give visual expression in a hitherto unseen form to...View More >

HSU CHIA-WEI

NOT ONLY BLACK-AND-WHITE By Andrew Maerkle — "The fact is there is no true history. History is always written from a specific position or perspective. This is one of the key issues I address in my works. My works question history and the way that ideologies are constructed."View More >

MAKOTO AIDA

THE ANTI-SOCIAL ARTIST By Andrew Maerkle — "There's a secret smoking room behind the video installation of me singing karaoke as Joseph Beuys, Artistic Dandy (2018), so I could hear the song as I smoked. I mean, probably no serious artist anywhere else in the world would make a work like that. But the work is not an arrogant critique of the socially-engaged artists epitomized by Beuys. It's more an expression of my doubt that they would ever let me join their club."View More >

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A mountain-like inquiry into “restoration”: Yamagata Biennale 2018 (Part 2): Some of the exhibits at this year’s Yamagata Biennale also presented fresh findings concerning Japanese modern art with “restoration” serving as a medium. I am referring to the exhibits concerning Genkichi Takahashi...View More >

LAWRENCE WEINER

MEANING RESTS WITHIN By Andrew Maerkle — “As far as translations go, I mean, gee whiz, it’s like a reproduction. There are lousy reproductions of things and there are decent reproductions – but it’s still a reproduction of the same thing.”View More >

NICOLAS BOURRIAUD

BETWEEN PRACTICE AND THEORY By Futoshi Hoshino — "I’ve been writing for years, actually, but I like the idea of writing something that would be the perfect posthumous book."View More >

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INTERPRETATIONS, TOKYO

March 29 (Friday) – 31 (Sunday), 2019 Featured Artists: Gerard de Lairesse, Yuumi Domoto, Mika Ninagawa, Daisuke Ohba, Masaho Anotani, Naho Ishii, Makoto Sato Cooperation provided by: Art Dynamics Guided tour: Free Japanese-language tour will be given on Sunday, MarchView More >

March 29 (Friday) – 31 (Sunday), 2019 Featured Artists: Gerard de Lairesse, Yuumi Domoto, Mika Ninagawa, Daisuke Ohba, Masaho Anotani, Naho Ishii, Makoto Sato Cooperation provided by: Art Dynamics Guided tour: Free Japanese-language tour will be given on Sunday, MarchView More >

Pâques (Easter) Celebration 2019 –Art and Chocolate at the Museum–

Sunday, April 21, 2019 at the Hara Museum of Contemporary Art For children in Europe, Easter (or “Pâques” in French), often means hunting for gaily decorated Easter eggs and chocolate bunnies that have been hidden beforehand in the family garden.View More >

Sunday, April 21, 2019 at the Hara Museum of Contemporary Art For children in Europe, Easter (or “Pâques” in French), often means hunting for gaily decorated Easter eggs and chocolate bunnies that have been hidden beforehand in the family garden.View More >

Y’S from the Hara Museum Collection

March 9 (Saturday) – June 30 (Sunday), 2019 Galleries A, B and C (Contemporary Art) Featured Artists (approx. 30 works by 8 artists) Miwa Yanagi, Yukinori Yanagi, Takeo Yamaguchi, Tadasu Yamamoto, Go Yanagi, Tadanori Yokoo, Katsuro Yoshida, Tomoko Yoneda Long-termView More >

March 9 (Saturday) – June 30 (Sunday), 2019 Galleries A, B and C (Contemporary Art) Featured Artists (approx. 30 works by 8 artists) Miwa Yanagi, Yukinori Yanagi, Takeo Yamaguchi, Tadasu Yamamoto, Go Yanagi, Tadanori Yokoo, Katsuro Yoshida, Tomoko Yoneda Long-termView More >

Masterworks of the Kano School from the Hara Rokuro Collection

Part I: March 9 (Saturday) – May 8 (Wednesday), 2019 Part II: May 10 (Friday) – June 30 (Sunday), 2019 Venue: Kankai Pavilion, Hara Museum ARC The Kano school was the most influential school of pre-modern painting in Japan, holdingView More >

Part I: March 9 (Saturday) – May 8 (Wednesday), 2019 Part II: May 10 (Friday) – June 30 (Sunday), 2019 Venue: Kankai Pavilion, Hara Museum ARC The Kano school was the most influential school of pre-modern painting in Japan, holdingView More >

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The Nature Rules: Dreaming of Earth Project

This spring, the Hara Museum will present The Nature Rules: Dreaming of Earth Project, an exhibition conceived and directed by Jae-Eun Choi. The Dreaming of Earth Project was launched by Choi in 2014 to seek ways to protect the richView More >

This spring, the Hara Museum will present The Nature Rules: Dreaming of Earth Project, an exhibition conceived and directed by Jae-Eun Choi. The Dreaming of Earth Project was launched by Choi in 2014 to seek ways to protect the richView More >

Rie Nakajima x Akira Sakata Live Performance

February 5 (Tuesday), 2019 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm (Door opens at 6:00 pm) This event brings together the London-based artist Rie Nakajima who is known for her installations and performances comprising site-specific sounds created with self-made battery-powered motors andView More >

February 5 (Tuesday), 2019 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm (Door opens at 6:00 pm) This event brings together the London-based artist Rie Nakajima who is known for her installations and performances comprising site-specific sounds created with self-made battery-powered motors andView More >

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