EVENT

Special Exhibition

PREVIEW AiPHT
Natsumi Tomita 《Rudolph》
Mixed media, scrap metal / H136 × W43 × D92cm / 2015
Courtesy of Galerie Tokyo Humanité

Special Exhibition

PREVIEW AiPHT

Prior to the AiPHT2018 art fair, PREVIEW AiPHT will introduce works from participating artists by holding exhibitions on the Lobby Floor (25th) and the Artist Floor (31st) at Park Hotel Tokyo. Guests will have a chance to preview the fair atmosphere through a variety of different artists’ works including painting, photography, sculpture and more.

Opening Times:
February 19 (Mon) – March 11 (Sun)
11:00−20:00 (open throughout this period)
Venue:
Park Hotel Tokyo, 25th and 31st floor
Entrance:
Free

Artist Talk (Japanese only)

Process of Making Artist Rooms
Artist Room “Samurai” Kenyu Mitsuhashi
Artist Room “Edo-Tokyo” Hidetaka Furukawa

Artist Talk (Japanese only)

Process of Making Artist Rooms

Themed around “Japanese aesthetic sensibility” Artist Rooms at Park Hotel Tokyo express each invited artists’ unique way of seeing things. We will ask the artists who created the Artist Rooms to share stories behind the making of the rooms; their enthusiasms and concepts for the project, how they worked, secret episodes and more. We also plan to make a tour of the Artist Rooms after each talk.

Dates:
March 9 (Fri) 13:30-  Artist: Kenyu Mitsuhashi (Creator of “Samurai” Room)
March 10 (Sat) 13:30-  Artist: Hidetaka Furukawa (Creator of “Edo-Tokyo” Room)
Venue:
Park Hotel Tokyo, 26th floor, Blue Room
Entrance:
Free (The fair entrance,1500yen, is needed.)
Capacity:
30 people for each talk
✳Advance Registration

Please send an email to info@artosaka.jp with the required information below to register.
Your name, number of participants (maximum 2), your requested talk, and phone number which is reachable on the day.

Talk (Japanese only)

Talk (Japanese only)

Talk with Mr. Atsuhiko Shima, Director of 21st Century Museum of Contemporary Art, Kanazawa

After working as curator and researcher at the Museum of Modern Art, Toyama and the National Museum of Art, Osaka, Mr. Atsuhiko Shima was the director of the Aichi Prefectural Museum of Art and he is currently the director of the 21st Century Museum of Contemporary Art, Kanazawa. We will ask Mr. Shima, a museum expert, to share many secret stories behind art management, including his unique way of making exhibitions and episodes about scouting for young talented artists.

Date:
March 11 (Sun) 13:30-
Venue:
Park Hotel Tokyo, 26th floor, Blue Room
Guest Speaker:
Atsuhiko Shima (Director of 21st Century Museum of Contemporary Art, Kanazawa)
Moderator:
Yoshio Katoh (President of Contemporary Art Planning KATOH YOSHIO OFFICE, ART OSAKA Committee)
Entrance:
Free (The fair entrance,1500yen, is needed.)
Capacity:
30 people
✳Advance Registration

Please send an email to info@artosaka.jp with the required information below to register.
Your name, number of participants (maximum 2), and phone number which is reachable on the day.