Roppongi Art Night 2018

This theme is "The city dreams of art"

In the light of neon and shining headlights shining like a nocturnal castle, installation and performance appearing around the city, the center of which is the singing tower, the moving sculpture, the colorful waterfall of the cloth.
Diverse art depicts stories and gives surprises and excitement.
One night's art festival.
The streets of Roppongi will have a pretty beautiful art dream.

What is "Roppongi Art Night"

"Roppongi Art Night " is a feast of art set in the streets of Roppongi. In addition to art pieces, various works including design, music, video, performance etc are scattered in the city of Roppongi where various commercial facilities and cultural facilities gathered, and it creates extraordinary experiences. And, to enjoy the art in life ARATA and suggests the correct life style. Also, by integrating the art and the city, we will improve the cultural image of Roppongi and create a pioneering model of town planning in the big city of Tokyo. I will continue to develop further as a festival of Tokyo's leading art.

Main program

Roppongi Hills : "Tower"

Main artist: Kimitsu Teppei

"Tower" sings, dances, and draws overnight dreams like human beings. There are musicians Ohtorthai and Shibata Satoko, Dancer's Shimabara Arima, actress Aoyagi Izumi, playwright Okada Toshinori, artist's contact Gonzo, etc. gather. Welcome to a hybrid of modeling and performance by hybrid collage sculpture.

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  • Date and time: May 26 (Sat) 18: 00 ~ May 27 (Sunday) 6: 00, 11: 00 ~ 18: 00
  • Location: Roppongi Hills Arena
  • Entry Fee: Free
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Kin's Teippei profile

Born in Kyoto Prefecture in 1978, she lives in the same place. In 2003, he completed a master of sculpture in the Graduate School of Fine Arts, Kyoto City University of Arts and a full-time lecturer at the sculpture department of Kyoto City University of Arts. Major solo exhibitions such as "Mr. Kim Tetsuhei's Mercator / Membrane" (Marugame Inogama Seiichiro Museum of Art, 2016) etc. Expanding collage, expressed in various media such as painting, sculpture, photography, video, installation, performance, theater, active in domestic and overseas.

The National Art Center, Tokyo : "hanging colors", "broken flowers"

Main artist: Kengo Kito

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The colorful cloth waterfall "hanging colors" emphasizes the shape of the facade of glass designed by Kisho Kurokawa and outside light projects a colorful dream inside through cloth during the day. The dream stayed indoors will flow out to the city as light in the evening. "Broken flowers" spreads about 5,000 mirrors in front of the front door of the The National Art Center, Tokyo , and projects images of flowers. Beautiful flowers at the same time become empty dreams and visions.

  • Date and time: May 26th (Sat) 10: 00 ~ May 27th (Sunday) 18: 00
  • Location: The National Art Center, Tokyo
  • Entry Fee: Free

Tokyo Midtown Canopy Square: "Dragon Head House"

Main artist: Mr. Ujino Nobuaki

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Roppongi version of the "DRAGON HEAD" series, which regarded the car as "chin". "Carving sculpture" in which sound and light are interlocked, in which color cones, cars and architecture are integrated. Cars symbolically represent the 20th century of mass production and consumption society. It is one of the masterpieces of writers who reconstruct everyday things and technologies around the world and redefine modern culture.

  • Date and time: May 26th (Sat) 10: 00 ~ May 27th (Sunday) 18: 00
  • Location: Tokyo Midtown Canopy Square
  • Entry Fee: Free

Summary

Period

May 26 - Sunday May 27, 2018 (Sun)

Hours

Saturday, May 26, 2018, 10: 00 ~ May 27 th (Sunday) 18: 00

<Core time> May 26 (Sat) 18: 00 ~ May 27 (Sunday) 6: 00

  • Core time is the time zone when main installations and events gather.
Place

Roppongi Hills , Mori Art Museum , Tokyo Midtown, Suntory Museum of Art, 21_21 DESIGN SIGHT, The National Art Center, Tokyo , Roppongi Shopping District, Other Roppongi District Cooperating Facilities and Public Spaces

Admission fee

Free (however, some programs and museum exhibitions are charged)

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Sponsorship

Tokyo Metropolitan Government, Arts Council Tokyo (Tokyo Metropolitan History and Cultural Foundation), Minato Ward, Roppongi Art Night Executive Committee 【 The National Art Center, Tokyo , Suntory Museum, Tokyo Midtown, 21_21 DESIGN SIGHT, Mori Art Museum , Mori Building, Roppongi Shopping District Promotion organization (in alphabetical order)】

Contact Us
  1. TEL:03-5777-8600
    Hello dial 7 days a week (8: 00-22: 00)
  2. TEL:03-6406-6799
    (Saturday May 26, 2018 and May 27 (Sun) only)