Nuit Blanche KYOTO 2017

MITATE and IMAGINATION

Homage to Rikyu and Duchamp



 

A group exhibition by six Japanese and two French contemporary artists, held in an elementary school that closed recently a f ter almost 150 years. Paying their respects to ideas cherished by both the “father of tea ceremony” and the “father of contemporary art,” the artists will create and display installations to stimulate the imagination.

 
Artists
FUJIMOTO Yukio
Cécile ANDRIEU
MIYANAGA Aiko
YAGI Lyota
SOMEYA Satoshi
Justine EMARD
 (Sound design:HARA Marihiko
IMURA Kazuto
KOMATSU Kazumichi

 
 

Talk events (in Japanese)

 01 Sat.7 October|15:00–16:30
 FUJIMOTO Yukio × Cécile ANDRIEU

 02 Sun.15 October|15:00–16:30
 MIYANAGA Aiko × YAGI Lyota

 03 Sun.22 October|15:00–16:30
 ASABUKI Mariko (Author)

 
 

Organizers:
City of Kyoto
Institut français du Japon – Kansai

Curator: OZAKI Tetsuya

Producers & Coordinators:
Ozaki Office + Higashiyama Artists Placement Service (HAPS)

Sponsors:
KYOTO NIPPON FESTIVAL
JR Kyoto Isetan

Supporters:
Institut français
City of Paris

Cooperators:
Kyoto City Board of Education
Art Transit Co., Ltd.
Web Magazine Realkyoto

Contact info for inquiries:
Ozaki Office|M ozaki@realkyoto.jp|T 090 9829 7029

 
Nuit Blanche KYOTO 2017 www.nuitblanche.jp

 


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Address
609-1 Kakimoto-cho, Shimogyo-ku, Kyoto
Access
13 min. walk from JR Tanbaguchi Station|17 min. from Omiya Station on Hankyu line, exit 2B|16 min. from Gojo Station on Karasuma subway line, exit 4|1 min. from Shimabaraguchi stop on City Bus routes 6, 18, 58, 71, 206, 207|4 min. from Gojo-Omiya stop on West JR Bus Takao-Keihoku|5 min. from Omiya-Gojo stop on Kyoto Bus routes 81, 84, 85, 86 and Keihan Bus route 82.
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Date
Fri. 6 – Sun. 22 October
Time
12 : 0 0 – 19 : 0 0 | 1 2: 0 0 – 2 2: 0 0 on Fr i .6
Holiday
Open Daily
Fee
Free admission
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