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
Asako Iwasawa, The Ronin Gallery, Japan, NYC, Ronin | Globus Artist-in-Residence Program, Japanese artists, Japanese contemporary art, kacho fugetsu, nature, exhibition, Globus Washitsu, Brooklyn Botanic Garden

The Nature of Kacho Fugetsu at Ronin Gallery

Contemporary Talents of Japan: Kacho Fugetsu Thursday, July 12 through Saturday, August 11 Opening Reception: Thursday, July 12 from 5:30 p.m. until 7:30 p.m. The Ronin Gallery – 425 Madison Avenue (between 48th and 49th Streets), 3rd Floor Admission: Free With Kacho Fugetsu, The Ronin Gallery presents an exhibition that reinterprets an enduring genre through a contemporary lens. The term “kacho fugetsu” is composed of … Continue reading The Nature of Kacho Fugetsu at Ronin Gallery
Sara Japanese Pottery, Japan, NYC, Die Firma, art gallery, exhibition, 30th anniversary, ceramics, pottery, glass, bamboo, textiles, ironworks, artists

Sara Japanese Pottery Celebrates 30th Anniversary

Sara Japanese Pottery 30th Anniversary Exhibition Tuesday, July 10 through Saturday, July 28 Opening Reception: Tuesday, July 10 from 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. Die Firma – 32A Cooper Square Admission: Free Run by the husband-and-wife team of Naoki and Kumi Uemura, Sara Japanese Pottery opened in 1989 specializing in Japanese tableware created by both Japanese and American artisans. Later the Uemuras expanded to showing … Continue reading Sara Japanese Pottery Celebrates 30th Anniversary
The Nippon Club, miniatures, Edo-style, Edo period, Japan, NYC, exhibition, craftsmanship, Sukeroku, KUMON Institution of Education, Yoshitoku, Yuko Matsuyama

Miniature Edo-Style Toys from Japan on Display at The Nippon Club

Miniature Edo-Style Toys from Japan Thursday, June 28 through Wednesday, July 25 Opening reception: Thursday, June 28 from 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. The Nippon Gallery at The Nippon Club – 145 West 57th Street (between 6th and 7th Avenues), 7th Floor Admission: Free The Nippon Club presents Miniature Edo-Style Toys from Japan, an exhibition that showcases some of the finest examples of crafts from … Continue reading Miniature Edo-Style Toys from Japan on Display at The Nippon Club
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