Yayoi Kusama, Japan, NYC, AAARI, CUNY, Midori Yamamura, global art market, art

AAARI Lecture: Yayoi Kusama and the Rise of the Global Art Market 🗓 🗺

Revisiting the 1960s, Globalization, Monopoly, and Art Outlaws: Yayoi Kusama and the Rise of the Global Art Market Friday, November 30 from 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. Asian American/Asian Research Institute of CUNY – 25 W. 43rd Street (between 5th and 6th Avenues), 10th Floor, Room 1000 Admission: Free Based on her 2015 book, Yayoi Kusama: Inventing the Singular, Prof. Midori Yamamura will discuss Japanese-born artist Yayoi Kusama and … Continue reading AAARI Lecture: Yayoi Kusama and the Rise of the Global Art Market 🗓 🗺
Sebastian Masuda, Fur East Far Tokyo, fake fur, faux fur, 6%DOKIDOKI, Tokyo, Harajuku, fashion, street fashion, art, exhibition, Special Special, NYC, wearable art

Sebastian Masuda Brings “Fur East Far Tokyo” Exhibition to Special Special 🗓 🗺

Sebastian Masuda: “Fur East Far Tokyo” Friday, September 7 through Wednesday, October 31 Opening Reception – Friday, September 7 from 6:30 p.m. until 8:30 p.m. Special Special – 44 East 1st Street, Storefront West (between 1st and 2nd Avenues) Admission: Free Sebastian Masuda is bringing his work back to New York! Join the gallery Special Special on Friday, September 7 as they present “Fur East … Continue reading Sebastian Masuda Brings “Fur East Far Tokyo” Exhibition to Special Special 🗓 🗺
Chinami Nakajima, Nihonga, painting, art, Japanese artists, Sato Sakura Gallery New York, NYC, Chelsea, Japan, artist talk

Nihonga Artist Talk at Sato Sakura Gallery New York 🗓 🗺

Nihonga Artist Talk – Chinami Nakajima Saturday, June 23 from 3:00 p.m. until 5:00 p.m. Sato Sakura Gallery New York – 501 W. 20th Street (between 10th and 11th Avenues) Admission: Free Head to Sato Sakura Gallery New York for a unique opportunity to hear an Artist Talk by one of the most celebrated Nihonga artists, Chinami Nakajima. The third son of Kiyoyuki Nakajima, who … Continue reading Nihonga Artist Talk at Sato Sakura Gallery New York 🗓 🗺
Akihiro Nishino, Japan, NYC, NYC Event Spaces, art, picture book, Japanese artists, comedian, Poupelle of Chimney Town, Augmented Reality, AR3BROS, exhibition

Through Technology, Japanese Picture Book Artist Akihiro Nishino’s World Comes to Life in Exhibition

In February of 2013 Akihiro Nishino, a Japanese comedian and children’s book author/illustrator, held his first solo exhibition in New York. To have the sketches of his books displayed at One Art Space in Tribeca, Nishino raised more than $40,000 through a crowdfunding campaign. Fast-forward five years, and Nishino is back for his second solo exhibition, celebrating his most recent book, Poupelle of Chimney Town, … Continue reading Through Technology, Japanese Picture Book Artist Akihiro Nishino’s World Comes to Life in Exhibition
Asia Society, Japan, New York, Asia in America, gala, Satoshi Tomiie, Kikka Hanazawa, Phil Kaye, music, fashion, poetry, art, Featured

Asia Society’s Spring Gala Celebrates the Arts 🗓 🗺

Asia in America: Celebration of the Arts Thursday, April 26 from 6:30 p.m. until 10:00 p.m. Asia Society – 725 Park Avenue at 70th Street Admission: $250-$2,000 Asia Society’s spring 2018 gala is one of the hottest parties of the year, honoring Asian American and Asian artists from the worlds of fashion, music, performance, and dance. Asia in America: Celebration of the Arts recognizes Asian … Continue reading Asia Society’s Spring Gala Celebrates the Arts 🗓 🗺