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Back Issue -1 December 2008-
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On Your Body: Contemporary Japanese Photography
Patrick Brzeski
Think contemporary art, consider "the body," and an all-too-familiar set of in-your-face tropes and themes is apt to flash to mind: sex, violence, confinement, discipline, the body as raw sculptural material, the body as canvas of political conflict, bodies codified, bodies commodified, and so on. . . more...
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Artist Infill: The Koganecho Bazaar Artist Studios, Yokohama
Nicolai Kruger
What was once the red light district of Yokohama is now undergoing a makeover. The Koganecho Bazaar, occurring in tandem with the Yokohama Triennale, promises to be the first step towards regenerating this dilapidated district. more...
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Mugonkan: Pictures Worth Ten Thousand Words
Alan Gleason
The Mugonkan sits atop a hill overlooking the verdant Chikuma River valley outside of Ueda city, an hour and a half northwest of Tokyo by Shinkansen. Though the name can be loosely translated "Museum of Silence," more...
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On Your Body: Contemporary Japanese Photography
Patrick Brzeski
1 Dec 2008
FOCUS
Artist Infill: The Koganecho Bazaar Artist Studios, Yokohama
Nicolai Kruger
1 Dec 2008
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Mugonkan: Pictures Worth Ten Thousand Words
Alan Gleason
1 Dec 2008
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Kanazawa Art Platform 2008
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On Kazunari Sakamoto
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Gallery NaNo-rium: Art and Coffee in the Fuji Woods
Alan Gleason
4 Nov 2008
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Avant-Garde China: Twenty Years of Chinese Contemporary Art
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