JULY 27, 2013 SAT 19:00–20:30
Open Research Program 02
- Talk Event
Open Research Program 02 [Report] Koki Tanaka & Mika Kuraya “abstract speaking—participating in the Venice Biennale”
Koki Tanaka & Mika Kuraya
* This event has already taken place. Read report
The Japan Pavilion was given a Special Mention at this year’s Venice Biennale. Japan Pavilion artist Koki Tanaka and curator Mika Kuraya will be invited to deliver a report on the pavilion at the 55th International Art Exhibition of the Venice Biennale.
The title of the exhibition at the pavilion is abstract speaking—sharing uncertainty and collective acts.
For more information about the Japan Pavilion, see: 2013.veneziabiennale-japanpavilion.jp
About the Open Research Program
The Artistic Director and his curatorial team will conduct part of their research for Parasophia: Kyoto International Festival of Contemporary Culture 2015 publicly, in the form of lectures and other events in this program.
Koki Tanaka (田中功起)
b. 1975 in Mashiko, Tochigi Prefecture, Japan; based in Los Angeles. Read more: Koki Tanaka.
Mika Kuraya (蔵屋美香)
Chief Curator of the Department of Fine Arts, The National Museum of Modern Art, Tokyo. Exhibitions curated by Kuraya include Traveling: Towards the Border (2003), Waiting for Video: Works from the 1960s to Today (2009, co-curated with Kenjin Miwa), Lying, Standing and Leaning (2009), Meaningful Stain (2010), On the Road (2011), and Undressing Paintings: Japanese Nudes 1880–1945 (2011–12), all at the National Museum of Modern Art, Tokyo.
A4-size flyer. Designed by Tsutomu Nishioka
B2-size poster. Designed by Tsutomu Nishioka
Photo by Ayaka Nishiura
Photo by Takahiro Mitsukawa
- Open Research Program 02 [Report] Koki Tanaka & Mika Kuraya “abstract speaking—participating in the Venice Biennale”
- Saturday, July 27, 2013 7:00–8:30 PM (doors open at 6:30 PM)
Doshisha University Imadegawa Campus (Ryoshinkan B1F Room 2)
East of Imadegawa St. & Karasuma St., Kamigyo-ku, Kyoto 602-8580
Exit 1, Imadegawa Station, Kyoto Municipal Subway Karasuma Line (Station K06)
Campus map: www.doshisha.ac.jp/english/access/ima_campus.html
- Not required
- Presented by
- Kyoto International Festival of Contemporary Culture Organizing Committee, Kyoto Association of Corporate Executives (Kyoto Keizai Doyukai), Kyoto Prefecture, Kyoto City
- Under the auspices of
- The Japan Foundation