2018年7月23日月曜日

The final selection announced: Israeli artist in residency program

We are excited to announce Peleg Dishon as the selected artist for the Israeli artist in residency program at Yamakiwa/WAITINGROOM in 2018.

Congratulations!

The selection process was very challenging as we had numerous and various inspiring applications. The selection committee carefully took into account many different parameters and considerations. 

We will publish press release shortly with comments on the artist and the selection process.

For those who we could not accept the offers unfortunately, we are grateful for your applications, hope and look forward to a future opportunity to work together and present your work here in japan. 

Team of Israeli artists in residency program
Yamakiwa / WAITINGROOM

2018年7月17日火曜日

Exhibition: By Indirections Find Directions Out



Artists:  Patricia Dominguez, Love Enqvist, Gaia Fugazza, Dominic Hawgood, Mary Hurrell, Mariana Madgaleno, Carlos Santos, Julia Varela

Curator:  Paula Lopez Zambrano

Dates: 2018.8.1- 9.2 10am- 17pm Tues-Sun
Opening: 7.29 2-4pm
Performance by Mary Hurrell.

Supported by Mexican Embassy of Japan, Great Britain Sasakawa Foundation.

Workshop by Mary Hurrell
Creation of artworks with performance and sounds.
Reservation required.
Free of charge.
Dates:
2018.7.31 9:30- 11:00am Choir Fade 「消えゆく合唱」
2018.8.3 9:30- 11:00am
 Writing for a silent music 「沈黙の音楽のための筆記」

Please contact Yamakiwa Art Hotel for the details.
予約・問い合わせは下記の連絡先までお願い致します。
E. info@yamakiwagallery.com T. 025-594-7667

(日本語は下に続きます。)

2018年4月13日金曜日

New Artist in Residency for Israeli Artists

Yamakiwa Art Hotel in Niigata in collaboration with the Embassy of Israel in Japan and Waitingroom Gallery in Tokyo invite you to apply for this new and exciting residency program. We invite Israeli artists to explore the possibility of creating in one of the most breath taking locations in Japan as well as presenting their work in a leading local gallery.
We wish to enable a new creation by Israeli artists in this beautiful village of Japan and introduce a new voice to interact with the local art scene in the heart of the dazzling city, Tokyo.
We look to host interesting, thought-provoking artists.

Program summary


In the frame work of this program we are looking to receive applications of:

  • Individual artist
  • or
  • Two artists who wish to take part in this project alongside each other
  • In this case - artists should propose a double show with a theme and a clear description of the process for the residency period as well as for the proposed exhibition.

a) Creation of a new work: participants will begin a new work or continue the work on an existing work while at Yamakiwa Art Hotel in Japan and present the finished work at the end of the stay at the Waitingroom Gallery.

b) Education/training: participants will present the progress of his/her work being created as part of the program

c) Taking part in "Gallery Talk" and other Gallery event.