Fall foliage photos in Japan One of the best things about Japan is that there are four beautiful seasons. And fall is pretty awesome. I went just an hour outside Tokyo and was able to take some photos in the mountain area. And I must say, it is phenomenal. Love Japan. That’s all I gotta say this week.
Takashi Murakami’s “The 500 Arhats” is purely awesome If you are in Tokyo and you even like a little bit of art, you need to go see this. If you are not in Tokyo and not interested in art, you should still come visit. Tokyo is awesome, trust me. So this modern artist Takashi Murakami is having a big show […]
Tokyo Design Week 2015 From Oct.24-Nov.3 the annual Tokyo design week event was held, and I had the chance to visit the main pavilion last week. I’ve summarized the highlights, and upload some photos from the event. 1. What is Tokyo Design Week? The Tokyo Design Week is an annual event where companies, professionals, schools, etc. from all over the […]
New Work – Cover Design for Kunito Int’l String School Student Recital New work for my friend Kunito Nishitani’s International String School student recital is completed! This student recital is the 7th in its series (congrats to all the students and Kuni!), and it is absolutely wonderful to have been a continuous partner in the creative side. There are over […]
Dinosaur Museum in Fukui – now this is a Jurassic town This past summer I had a chance to visit the Fukui Prefectural Dinosaur Museum. (Fukui is a northern region in Japan, about 3 hours away from Tokyo by the Shinkansen and express trains). Since this year the new Jurassic World came out, it was a nice opportunity for me […]
L’Art Deco Japonais – An Art Deco Museum in the heart of Tokyo
The Ultra Plant Exhibition – a Japanese plant hunter’s collection I’ve never heard of a “plant hunter” until this past summer, when I heard about this exhibition at the POLA museum annex in Ginza, Tokyo. The hunter, Seijun Nishihata, has traveled all over the world collecting these mystical plants. In this particular exhibition, Nishihata has curated over 50 plants. This […]
Art Aquarium – Review Ever since the first exhibition in Summer 2011, the Art Aquarium in Tokyo has been constantly attracting many visitors. This year marks the fifth year of the annual exhibition series, and I was fortunate to have a friend who was in possession of exclusive guest tickets (I’ve been wanting to go all these years, but never […]