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Performance: Minor Musics Japan Tour 2014 / Los Angeles, CA; Marfa, TX; Detroit, MI; Brooklyn, NY

09/12/2014 - 09/20/2014

This landmark tour will present rare and first-time U.S. appearances by Maher Shalal Hash Baz, Che-SHIZU, and a qui avec Gabriel - three innovative but under-recognized Japanese artists and ensembles experimenting with folk and pop music traditions.

Sept 12, Los Angeles, CA
Sept 14, Marfa, TX
Sept 17, Detroit, MI
Sept 19-20, Brooklyn, NY

This performance is supported by The Japan Foundation through its Performing Arts JAPAN program.

Film: Kenji Mizoguchi Retrospective / Astoria, NY; Cambridge, MA; Berkeley, CA; Cleveland, OH; Notre Dame, IN

05/02/2014 - 06/08/2014, 05/16/2014 - 06/16/2014, 06/19/2014 - 08/24/2014, 09/06/2014 - 11/01/2014, 11/04/2014 - 11/12/2014

The most extensive Kenji Mizoguchi retrospective is back in North America for the first time in a couple of decades. Masterpieces such as Ugetsu, The Life of Oharu, and Sisters of the Gion, along with rare films, including Miss Oyu, and A Woman of Rumor, will be shown on the big screen.

May 2 - Jun 8: Museum of Moving Image
May 16 - Jun 23: Harvard Film Archive
Jun 19 - Aug 24: Pacific Film Archive
Sep 6 - Nov 1: Cleveland Cinematheque / Cleveland Museum of Art
Nov 4 - Nov 12: Browning Cinema at the University of Notre Dame

This event is co-presented with Museum of the Moving Image, Harvard Film Archive, Pacific Film Archive, Cleveland Cinematheque, and Browning Cinema at the University of Notre Dame.

Exhibition: Paramodel at University of Michigan Museum of Art / Ann Arbor, MI

08/30/2014 - 01/04/2015

The first solo exhibition in the US for the Japanese art collaborative Paramodel, established by Yasuhiko Hayashi (born 1971) and Yûsuke Nakano (born 1976), will feature a new installation derived from their most famous series, paramodelic graffiti. The exhibition will create an experience for visitors full of what the team calls "paradoxes."

This exhibition is supported by the Exhibitions Abroad Support Program.
Image: Paramodel, paramodelic graffiti, 2012, Tokyo Station Gallery, Tokyo, Japan, ©paramodel

Exhibition: Noh Theatre in the Woodblock Prints of Tsukioka Kōgyo (1869-1927) at Villa Terrace Decorative Arts Museum / Milwaukee, WI

07/18/2014 - 10/05/2014

This exhibition will feature over 50 unique woodblock prints of Noh and Kyōgen theatre scenes, from the collection of Richard J. and Mae J. Smethurst, as well as authentic Noh masks provided by local collectors.
This exhibition is supported by JFNY Grant for Arts and Culture.

Image: Tsukioka Kōgyo, Kumasaka from Nogaku Hyakuban, Woodblock print, 15x10 in.

Exhibition: Bringing the World into the World at Queens Museum / Queens, NY

06/15/2014 - 10/12/2014

Inspired by the largest object in the museum's collection, the Panorama of the City of New York (9,355 square foot scale model of the metropolis commissioned by master builder Robert Moses for the 1964-65 New York World's Fair), Bringing the World into the World is an exhibition exploring the physical and intellectual experiences of the act of seeing. The show will feature new commissions and existing works by internationally recognized artists including Hikaru Hayakawa and Yumi Kori.
This exhibition is supported by the Exhibitions Abroad Support Program.

Photo: Harun Farocki, Deep Play, 2007 (Installation view, Kunsthaus Bregenz), 12-channel video installation
Courtesy the artist and Greene Naftali, New York
Photograph: © Markus Tretter 2010

Exhibition: Fujiko Nakaya: Veil at The Glass House / New Canaan, CT

05/01/2014 - 11/30/2014

The first site-specific artist project to engage the iconic Glass House building which was designed by a renowned architect Philip Johnson, Japanese artist Fujiko Nakaya will wrap the Glass House in a veil of dense mist that comes and goes. For approximately 10 to 15 minutes each hour, the Glass House will appear to vanish, only to return as the fog dissipates.
This exhibition is supported by the Exhibitions Abroad Support Program.
Photo © Richard Barnes, 2014

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