Current events (7)
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Held in Okayama City once every three years, the Okayama Art Summit is an international exhibition of contemporary art, placed this year under the title «IF THE SNAKE».
Location: Several venues in Okayama city
Liechtenstein is the only country in the world named after the family name of the ruling monarch. Although it is a small country situated between Switzerland and Austria, Liechtenstein holds one of the most extensive private art collections in the world.
Location: The Bunkamura Museum of Art, Tokyo
Roman Signer (1938–) is a Swiss artist active since the 1970s. He uses daily objects like kayaks and furniture and try to cause movement with elements such as fire, water, and wind, in a humorous and sometimes absurd manner.
Location: The National Museum of Modern Art, Tokyo
Ahead of the first Japan solo exhibition of Karl Gerstner, a major figure in visual communication of the 20th century, Susanne Bieri D.Phil., Head of The Prints and Drawings Department of the Swiss National Library, shares insights on the career and legacy of the designer.
Location: ginza graphic gallery (ggg), Tokyo
After the success of their first tour in Japan in 2017, including a performance at Shibuya O-EAST, Swiss rock/pop band YOKKO returns to Japan!
Location: Tokyo, Saitama, Nagoya, Kyoto, Kobe, Osaka, Chiba
Yodel singer and composer Marie Theres von Gunten joins Japanese musicians to hold a special Swiss Christmas concert.
Location: International Christian University Chapel,
Yann Becker is a Swiss photographer based in Japan since 2010 who offers a very personal gaze on the archipelago.
Location: Gallery Kaze, Osaka
Past events (292)
To celebrate 150 Years of Diplomatic Relations between Switzerland and Japan in 2014, an anniversary event will be held under the title “Swiss x Japan 150th” on the last day of the Hodler Exhibition at the Hyogo Prefectural Museum of Art.
Location: Hyogo Prefectural Museum of Art, Hyogo
The Swiss graphic novelist Anna Sommer visits Japan for a series of lectures and public talk events as part of the Fêtes de la Francophonie 2015.
Location: various branches of L'Institut Françaises
This is the rst large-scale international exhibition of contemporary art to be held in Kyoto.
Location: Kyoto Municipal Museum of Art, the Museum of Kyoto,
«World Book Design» showcases every year books of superior design from all over the world.
Location: Nara Prefectural Library & Information Center
This exhibition marks the rst large-scale introduction in Japan of the world-class collection of the Kunsthaus Zürich, the Museum for Modern Art in Zurich.
Location: Kobe City Museum, Hyogo
Ferdinand Hodler (1853–1918) was a leading Swiss painter of the late 19th and early 20th centuries who not only left an important imprint on contemporary European painting but also fascinated the Japanese audiences.
Location: Hyogo Pref. Museum of Art, Kobe
The distinct sophistication and quality of Swiss design sets the country apart as much as its stance of permanent neutrality.
Location: Tokyo Opera City Art Gallery
Exhibition of original animation drawings by Georges Schwizgebel, who has been making experimental short animation lms since the 1970s.
Location: Au Praxinoscope, Tokyo
Aiming to support musicians who studied in Basel and foster international understanding, the Basel-based Ayame Foundation presents a series of concerts by Baritone Trio Stadlmann, Pipe organist Aki Noda and Basel Flöte Trio & Kôyasan Shômyô.
Location: several places in Japan
«Glasritzen» is a diamond point engraving technique used on glass brought to the level of art in the 1970s by the Swiss artist Gerlind Megroz
Location: O Museum, Tokyo
Hamamatsu Municipal Museum of Art organizes an exhibition hightlighting the friendship between Hamamatsu-city and Bern of artworks by schoolchildren.
Location: Zaza City Hamamatsu, Shizuoka
To celebrate 150 years of Swiss Humanitarian Aid, photographs of the renowned Swiss photographer and ICRC delegate Jean Mohr will be shown in a special outdoor exhibition in the Peace Memorial Park in Hiroshima.
Location: Peace Memorial Park in Hiroshima