Cherry Blossoms at the Meguro River 2017 It’s that time of year again! Here are some cliche-but-always-beautiful images of cherry blossoms at the Meguro River. Photos taken on April 3, 2017 @ Nakameguro. Enjoy!
Welcome to the World’s only Parasitological Museum! This past year I’ve passed by a building with a strange sign that said “Meguro Parasitological Museum.” And every time I passed by it, I wondered what the hell it was. A museum of parasites? Weird. Today, I finally stepped inside to figure out what this mysterious place was about. And WOW. Turns […]
World Book Design Exhibition @ the Printing Museum Tokyo Today is Valentine’s Day (sigh). With nobody to spend it with, and an unusually hot day for February, (it was sunny and about 72F), I decided to go to the Printing Museum Tokyo. Why not, right? The World Book Design Exhibition itself is free to enter. Exquisite books from all over […]
Naoki Urasawa’s Exhibition is Finally Here I’d hate to give it all away, so let me make this a short notice that Naoki Urasawa’s solo exhibition is on at the Setagaya Literary Museum. I went there this weekend and it is something to see. I grew up reading his comics, and it was astonishing to revisit old scenes, characters, and […]
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 […]
L’Art Deco Japonais – An Art Deco Museum in the heart of Tokyo