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Tokyo Wonder Site × Kyoto University of Art and Design

  • Date:
    2009.09.05(Sat) - 2009.09.27(Sun)
    9/7・14・24   *Open: 9/21~23.
    11:00 - 19:00
    Tokyo Metropolitan Foundation for History and Culture, Tokyo Wonder Site, Kyoto University of Art and Design
    Curation: Shigeo Goto (Prof., Kyoto University of Art and Design) /
    Kazue Kobata (Prof., Tokyo University of the Arts)
    TWS Hongo
    Taro Komiya (Kyoto University of Art and Design) / Masaru Shoji (Tohoku University of Art and Design) / Ryo Fuzimoto (Tokyo University of the Arts) / Miyuki Mitsui (Tokyo Zokei University) / Akira Miyanaga (Kyoto City University of Arts) / Soichiro Murata (Tokyo University of the Arts) / Kohei Yamashita (Kyoto City University of Arts)

    ■Click the button to watch the video of the symposium.

*Information between brackets "( )" is the name of school one graduated from/one belongs to.

Kyoto University of Art and Design and Tokyo Wonder Site Hongo will be hosting the exhibition NEW DIRECTION #1 exp. in which we present 7 young artists who were selected by Shigeo Goto (Professor at Kyoto University of Art and Design) and Kazue Kobata (Professor at Tokyo National University of Fine Arts and Music) from the degree shows of the art colleges across the nation in this Spring.



藤本涼≪landfall(tree)≫  2007  タイプCプリント

三井美幸≪gig≫ 2009 ミクストメディア/映像


 ■Related Event:

◆Opening Reception:  9/5 (Sat.) 17:00 - 17:30  *Finished.


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Left: View of  the exhibition by Soichiro Murata "Tell the women we're going" 2009
Right: The magazine which cover the all over of the wall surface exhaustively. "増殖Ⅱ" 2009 by Masaru Shoji.


View of the exhibition "portrait" 2009 @3rd floor.

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◆Workshop:  9/6 (Sun.) & 20 (Sun.) 12:00 - 15:00    *Finished.

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View of the workshop.


◆Symposium & Review:

・[Programme A]:   9/5 (Sat.) 17:30 - 19:30   *Finished.
  Daisuke Awata+Kosuke Ikeda+Masaya Chiba+Shigeo Goto+
   Kazue Kobata+and others


View of the Symposium, [Programme A].


 ・[Programme B]:   9/20 (Sun.) 16:00 - 18:00   *Finished.
  Akira Asada 
    (President, Kyoto University of Art and Design Graduate School)
   Kohei Nawa 
    (Associate Prof., Kyoto University of Art and Design Graduate School)
   Shigeo Goto+Kazue Kobata

 *Reservation not required. 


■■■■■■■■■ 【 Workshop 】 ■■■■■■■■■ 

 "Momi-nication 5 (New Direction Version )"


The artist Shoji Masaru creates works by using magazines crumpled by hands.
"Momi-nication" is a workshop where we can enjoy communicate while crumpling magazines together with Shoji Masaru.
From children to adults, everybody is welcome to participate.
We will provide magazines but, for the people who would like to crumple their own magazines, please bring them with you.
The crumpled magazines will become part of exhibited works.

Date: 9/6 (Sun.) & 20 (Sun.)  12:00 - 15:00   *Finished.   
*Possibility to join and leave freely.
Fee: free
Venue: TWS Hongo, 1st floor

【Reservation required for Workshop】
Book in advance by e-mail or by phone.
Phone number: 03-5689-5331 (TWS Hongo)
E-mail: akai[a]
*Please, indicate your preferred date of participation, the names of the participants and your contact information.



Ryo Fuzimoto≪landfall(tree)≫  2007  type c print

Miyuki Mitsui≪gig≫ 2009 mixed media / movie