Past Events

Special Talk by Takashi Murakami and Yoshitomo Nara: Ceramics, Sculpture & Art

Sat, May 13, 2017 12:00 - 15:00

Event Details

Takashi Murakami and exhibiting artist Yoshitomo Nara will hold a special talk on the topics of ceramics, sculpture, and art in relation to the Towada Art Center’s current exhibition, Takashi Murakami’s Superflat Consideration on Contemporary Ceramics.

Renowned artist, major collector, curator, and gallerist Takashi Murakami has taken an interest in contemporary ceramics in recent years and will sit down with prolific contemporary artist Yoshitomo Nara, who continues to delight audiences both in Japan and abroad with his wide range of paintings, drawings, sculptures, and other artworks.

The Towada Art Center invites you to come listen to the story behind Nara’s ceramic works and Murakami’s reconsideration of the history of ceramics, the value of art, and the current state of aesthetics.



Special Talk by Takashi Murakami and Yoshitomo Nara: Ceramics, Sculpture & Art


Sat, May 13, 2017 12:00 - 15:00


1F Hall, Towada Bunka Center


All Ages


Free *Reservations take priority. Spots also available on the day on a first-come basis.


Takashi Murakami (Chief Curator/Artist)
Yoshitomo Nara (Exhibiting Artist)


Please make reservations via phone, fax, or e-mail.
TEL: +81 (0) 176-20-1127
FAX: +81 (0) 176-20-1138

Please include the event name in the e-mail subject line and your name, phone number, and number of participants in the body. Reservation complete upon reply from the museum.

*Dates, times, and venues may be subject to change.

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