Japanese Artists in Group Exhibition Offer a Moment of Reflection

Kankaku Now through Saturday, February 26 Alison Bradley Projects – 526 W. 26th Street, Suite 814 (between 10th and 11th Streets) Admission: Free In its winter exhibition Alison Bradley Projects brings together works by six artists to contemplate the fluidity of artistic practice across different mediums. This exhibit showcases a selection of two- and three-dimensional works that challenge the boundaries of material as conceptual, ephemeral, … Continue reading Japanese Artists in Group Exhibition Offer a Moment of Reflection

JapanCulture•NYC Holiday Gift Guide 2021 (Part I)

For JapanCulture•NYC’s Holiday Gift Guide 2021, we are bringing you a two-part series that combines one-stop shopping for multiple people on your gift list plus a nice outing for yourself. Our first suggestion is the upcoming Japanese Handcraft Show that features local Japanese artists or Japanese-inspired artists as well as NYC-based Japanese food vendors. Japanese Handcraft Show Sunday, December 5 from noon until 6:00 p.m. … Continue reading JapanCulture•NYC Holiday Gift Guide 2021 (Part I)
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
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