From the Toki-no-Wasuremono archives since 1995
Makoto UYEDA Photo Exhibition - Ink of cities

January 9 Fri. - January 23 Fri. 2015


◆Arata ISOZAKI × Shiro KURAMATA: In the ruins
Jan 9 Tues. - Jan 27 Sat. 2018 11:00-19:00
※Gallery closed Sun, Mon, National Holidays

In this exhibition, we are focusing on ISOZAKI's "Tsukuba Center Building" (1983), the representative work of his post modern movement and exhibiting print works related to it along with furnitures designed by Shiro KURAMATA, which were used in former Tsukuba Daiichi Hotel. There are also acrylic objets by KURAMATA and chairs designed by ISOZAKI.
"Tsukuba Center Building" was designed and built by Arata ISOZAKI in 1983 with Tsukuba Daiichi Hotel in it, where Shiro KURAMATA designed guest room interiors. However, those original furnitures used in these guest rooms were struck with fate.
After the corruption of the bubble economy in 1990s, management organization of the hotel bankrupted in 2005 and the management of the hotel was passed onto Hotel Okura Group. At this point, a major rennovation has taken place and those precious Shiro KURAMATA design interiors were lost. "Writing desk" and "Mirrors" exhibitied in this exhibition are very rare pieces which survived above incident.


●Gallery Toki-no-Wasuremono has moved to Komagome.


New address
LAS CASAS 5-4-1 Honkomagome
Bunkyo-ku, Tokyo 113-0021 JAPAN (MAP)
TEL: 03-6902-9530、FAX: 03-6902-9531
Open: Tues - Sat., 11:00 - 18:00
Closed: Sun, Mon, national holidays

The location is a 10 minute walk from JR Komagome Station or Namboku Line Honkomagome Station, and close to Rikugien garden and the Oriental Library.






Ansei UCHIMA
"Forest Weave (Bathers-Autumn)"






Ansei UCHIMA
"Marilyn Monroe at a party thrown in her honor by 20th Century Fox Studios. A bit of a publicity stunt, she arrived by helicopter with bandleader Ray "FOREST WEAVE (Bathers-Fall)"



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