NACT View 01 Tamayama Takuro

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Overview

The National Art Center, Tokyo is pleased to announce the NACT View series, a project utilizing the Center’s public area that will be newly launched in 2022. The space, while spectacular in impact, is elaborately designed down to the smallest detail by architect Kurokawa Kisho. Emerging and mid-career artists, designers, architects, and filmmakers will be invited to present a variety of contemporary works in the space, which resembles a public plaza where many visitors pass through or linger and enjoy leisure time. The first edition features contemporary artist Tamayama Takuro, whose installation will generate an alien landscape in the familiar space.

Date July, 2022 – (TBD)
Closed on Tuesdays
Opening Hours Follows the opening hours of the National Art Center, Tokyo
Venue The National Art Center, Tokyo 1F lobby (TBD)
7-22-2 Roppongi, Minato-ku, Tokyo 106-8558
Organized by The National Art Center, Tokyo
Admission Free
Inquiries (+81) 47-316-2772 (Hello Dial)

Artist Profile

TAMAYAMA Takuro

Born in Gifu, 1990. Lives and works in Tokyo.
After graduating from Aichi University of the Arts, he completed the master’s program at Tokyo University of the Arts in 2015.
His meticulously composed spaces make reference to familiar imagery, incorporating various objects such as furniture and everyday items, color gradations expressed through video, kinetic movement, and vivid lighting and sound. Major recent exhibitions include From the Museum Collection 2021: Third Period (Aichi Prefectural Museum of Art, 2022), Anything will slip off / If cut diagonally (ANOMALY, 2021), and VISION part 1: On Light / Light On : in the Celebration of 25th Anniversary of the Toyota Municipal Museum of Art (Toyota Municipal Museum of Art, 2020).