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Back Issue -3 December 2012-
Repetition as Change: The Opening of the Yokoo Tadanori Museum of Contemporary Art
Christopher Stephens
Though well into his seventies, Tadanori Yokoo (b. 1936) is still a man on a mission. Since making his name as a graphic designer in the 1960s, Yokoo has pursued a bewildering number of creative paths and expressed his singular artistic vision in every type of media, from posters to painting, TV to Twitter. more...
An Oasis for the Art and Arts of Tea: The Hatakeyama Memorial Museum
Michael Pronko
Tucked away on a backstreet in the classy Shirokanedai area of Tokyo, the Hatakeyama Memorial Museum of Fine Art is an excellent venue for the exhibiting, and experiencing, of traditional Japanese artworks. The long, thick white walls enclose a large garden dotted with tearooms. more...
Conversations with the Fourth Dimension: Dogu at the Miho Museum
Alan Gleason
The Jomon culture is a source of endless fascination and speculation in Japan. Spanning the Mesolithic and the Neolithic ages, it occupies a long stretch of the country's prehistory, dating from as far back as 14000 (though this estimate varies) to around 500 BCE. more...
Recent Articles
FOCUS
Repetition as Change: The Opening of the Yokoo Tadanori Museum of Contemporary Art
Christopher Stephens
3 Dec 2012
FOCUS
An Oasis for the Art and Arts of Tea: The Hatakeyama Memorial Museum
Michael Pronko
3 Dec 2012
HERE/THERE
Conversations with the Fourth Dimension: Dogu at the Miho Museum
Alan Gleason
3 Dec 2012
PICKS
Ikko Tanaka and Future/Past/East/West of Design
3 Dec 2012
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Tokyo's Flagship Station a Showcase Once Again
Susan Rogers Chikuba
1 Nov 2012
FOCUS
The Long Residence: "Home Again" at the Hara Museum
Roger McDonald
1 Nov 2012
HERE/THERE
The Birth of Nihonga: Seiho Takeuchi at the Yamatane Museum
Alan Gleason
1 Nov 2012
PICKS
The 70s in Japan, 1968-1982
1 Nov 2012
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