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Solo Exhibition of Leandro Erlich at Art Front Gallery

Solo Exhibition of Leandro Erlich at Art Front Gallery

Art Front Gallery is pleased to presents the solo exhibition of Leandro Elrich - Fragment of Illusion -.This time, It will be for the first time to have an exhibition by only collection pieces in Japan. 

Nozomi Tanaka Solo Exhibition: mono-okuri

Nozomi Tanaka Solo Exhibition: mono-okuri

Art Front Gallery will host a solo exhibition "mono-okuri" by Nozomi Tanaka this Oct.
After we had disaster and nuclear issue, the artist Nozomi Tanaka moved and expanded to her issue from the area and their tradition in Tohoku (local area that locate in north part of Japan) to its relation to the world.
This will be the first major solo show since she got a grand prize at VOCA (the esteemed annual group show for painter) 2014.
For more information on the artists, please click here.

Bunpei Kado participates Rokko Meets Art

Bunpei Kado participates Rokko Meets Art

Art Front Gallery is pleased to announce that our artist Bunpei Kado participates Rokko Meets Art 2014.

For more information on Rokko Meets Art 2014, please click here.

For more information on Bunpei Kado, please click here.

Hiroshi Hara: WALLPAPERS

Hiroshi Hara: WALLPAPERS

The exhibition of Hiroshi Hara: WALLPAPERS will be held at Ichihara Lakeside Museum from 4th Oct to 28th Dec.
For more information on the exhibition, please click here.

Gallery Talk  (Japanese-speaking)  in Ichihara Lakeside Museum

Gallery Talk (Japanese-speaking) in Ichihara Lakeside Museum

Gallery Talk (Japanese-speaking)
Date and Time: 13 September (Sat) 13:00 -14:00
Venue: Exhibition Room 2, Ichihara Lakeside Museum
Speaker: Eitaro Ogawa (Project Leader, STPI) and Hisaharu Motoda (Participating Artist)
Free of charge, admission ticket is required.
We are glad to invite Eitaro Ogawa, Project Leader of Singapore Tyler Print Institute (STPI) and Hisaharu Motoda, one of the participating artists of the current exhibition to hold a gallery talk on the theme of What is Print. Eitaro Ogawa, who will be visiting from Singapore, will introduce the mission of STPI as to share his experiences working with the exhibiting artists during their residencies; while Hisaharu Motoda will introduce his latest work follow by a guided-tour.

About STPI:
STPI, which is an internationally renowned space in Singapore for conceptual developments in contemporary art practice in print and paper. STPI’s Creative Workshop offers a dynamic residency programme for leading artists from around the world to experiment and push the boundaries of artistic creation with alternative methods and materials. STPI’s critically acclaimed programme, gallery and exceptional workshop expertise make STPI one of the best international destinations for contemporary arts in Asia.
Works to be introduced:
Eko Nugroho (Indonesia), Ronald Ventura (The Philippines), Haegue Yang (Korea), Lin Tianmiao (China)
About Hisaharu Motoda
Born in 1973 Born in Kumamoto, Japan, Motoda is regarded as one of the rising stars in the world of printmaking, having won several major prizes, including Chief Prize at the 34th GYOR International Symposium of Artists’ Municipal Museum in Hungary and Japan Print Association Prize, since obtaining his MFA in Printmaking from Tokyo University of the Arts, in 2001. He was the recipient of the Fellowship of Japanese Government Overseas Study Programme for Artists 2009/2010.

Hironobu Shiozawa show at Daikanyama T-Site

Hironobu Shiozawa show at Daikanyama T-Site

July 15 - Sep. 6

Hironobu Shiozawa, an artist deals with clay works, show his unique series of “Internal Mechanic of Phantasm” at Anjin Café. This series gives us humorous surprise with its hybrid form of motorbike and dinosaur of other animals and insects. Please have a chance to check his delicate boy’s dream like art works at Anjin this summer.

summer exhibition

summer exhibition "Edge of Print"

July 1 - August
Katsutoshi Yuasa, one of the artists participating in the exhibition "What is Print?" currently held at Ichihara Lakeside Museum, will gather his recent works at our gallery in Daikanyama. We will change the installation and introduce other artists such as Koseki Ono, Hisaharu Motoda during this exhibition.

Solo show of Leandro Erlich at Kanazawa

Solo show of Leandro Erlich at Kanazawa

The solo show of Leandro Elrich is held at 21st Century Museum of Contemporary Art, Kanazawa from 3rd May. This exhibition will be his first solo show in Japan. His work "Swimming Pool" has been an icon of the museum since its' opening.
ART FRONT GALLERY is also planning his solo show in Tokyo this year. We hope lots of people visiting Japan will have chance to enjoy his latest work.

Artist Talk at Ichihara Lakeside Museum

Artist Talk at Ichihara Lakeside Museum

What is “Print”? What is the stereotypical perception of “Print-making”?
Ichihara Lakeside Museum brings together 6 participating artists of the captioned exhibition to expand the dialogue around their exhibited works and their views on how the established genre of "edition (han in Japanese) = print" comes to their creations. In addition, Tamae Iwasaki, Senior Printer of Singapore Tyler Print Institute (STPI), who will be visiting from Singapore, will also introduce the latest print-making trends as well as to enliven a broad discussion around the ways of expression on print-making between Japanese artists and those from aboard.

■ Opening-Day Artist Talk - What is “Print”?
Date and Time: 21 June 2014 (Sat) 14:00~15:30
Venue: Multipurpose Hall, Ichihara Lakeside Museum
Vacancy: 80 (First-come-first-served, admission ticket is required)

Speakers: Nobuhiro Nakanishi, Nobuaki Onishi, Kouseki Ono, Chika Osaka, Rika Saito, Katsutoshi Yuasa (* surname, alphabetic order) and Tamae Iwasaki (Registrar/ Senior Printer, STPI)
Moderator: Taichi Hanafusa (Art Critic)

■ Access
It is convenient to come by the Expressway Bus from Tokyo.
12:15 Departs from Tokyo Station/ Yuasu Exit Bus Stop No.2/ Katsuura (勝浦) Line
13:19 Get off at Ichihara Tsurumai Bus Terminus (市原鶴舞バスターミナル)
* You may either transfer by Taxi (about 5 min.) or take the following local bus.
13:40 Departs from Ichihara Tsurumai Bus Terminus bound for Satomi Sta. (里見駅) 13:48 Get off at Ichihara Lakeside Museum (市原湖畔美術館)

※ For details on transportation, please refer to the access page on our website.
Click here.

Oscar Oiwa - FIFA official art print

Oscar Oiwa - FIFA official art print

Our related artist, Oscar Oiwa's painting has been selected for FIFA world cup official art prints this year. He gave strong impression to us with his tremendous installation drawing the landscape of Ibuki island in Setouchi Triennale 2013.

For more information of the artist, please click here.

FIFA official web site is from here.

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