News | Tue, Apr 28, 2020
The first case of an individual infected with the novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19) was confirmed in Towada on Thursday, April 9. Due to the unknown route of transmission as well as concerns about cluster infections and the severity of the illness, the Towada Art Center has decided to temporarily close Saturday, April 11 – Sunday, May 10, 2020. These dates are subject to change.
The opening dates for Inter+Play #001: Arts Towada 10th Anniversary Exhibition have changed accordingly. We will continue to update our website regarding the museum’s schedule after May 10, so please check back regularly. Our next official update is scheduled for the afternoon of Friday, May 1, 2020.
We thank you for your understanding and look forward to welcoming you back to the Towada Art Center when we reopen.
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Fri, Mar 31, 2023
Fri, Jan 20, 2023
Notice of Maintenance on Jaume Plensa’s EVEN SHETIA
Jaume Plensa’s EVEN SHETIA will not be lit after sunset for the time being due to maintenance.
Visitors may still view the artwork during daytime hours.
Thank you for your understanding.
Sun, Dec 25, 2022
Wed, Apr 6, 2022
Towada Art Center Reopening Thursday, April 12, 2022
The Towada Art Center will reopen as of Tuesday, April 12, following a temporary closure from Saturday, January 22, to Sunday, April 11, to prevent the spread of COVID-19.
Date of Reopening
Tuesday, April 12, 2022
Our reopening will coincide with the opening of Arts Towada 10th Anniversary Exhibition: Inter+Play Season 3, originally scheduled for January 22.
Arts Towada 10th Anniversary Exhibition: Inter+Play Season 3
Tuesday, April 12, 2022 – Sunday, May 29, 2022
Changes to previously scheduled events are as follows.
We apologize for any inconvenience caused to those who planned to visit the Towada Art Center during the temporary closure period.
The Towada Art Center remains committed to ensuring measures to prevent the spread of COVID-19.
We appreciate your understanding and look forward to welcoming you back soon.
Wed, Sep 29, 2021
Reopening of the Towada Art Center
The Towada Art Center has reopened as of October 1, 2021, after its closure in September to help prevent the spread of COVID-19. We apologize for any inconvenience caused to those who planned to visit the museum while we were closed in September, and we would like to let our visitors know that we are committed to ensuring measures to prevent infection. We look forward to welcoming you back.
Tue, Aug 31, 2021
Temporary Closure of the Towada Art Center (September 1–30, 2021)
The Towada Art Center will remain closed for the following period to help prevent the spread of the novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19).
Wednesday, September 1 – Thursday, September 30, 2021
The opening date for Arts Towada 10th Anniversary Exhibition: Inter+Play Season 2 has been moved to Friday, October 1, 2021.
Changes to the events scheduled for September are as follows.
– Curator Gallery Talk scheduled for Friday, September 10: Cancelled
– Performances by Behaviour Problem Trio scheduled for Saturday, September 25 and Sunday, September 26: Postponed
New dates for postponed events will be announced at a later date as we closely monitor the situation and comply with measures taken by Towada City and Aomori Prefecture.
Please note that this temporary closure may be extended as the situation continues to develop.
An update regarding the reopening of the Towada Art Center will be posted here on our website on Friday, October 1, 2021.
On behalf of the Towada Art Center, we appreciate your understanding and cooperation.
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