Echigo-Tsumari Art Field

“Drawing Matsudai”: A special exhibition featuring Shintaro Miyake at Matsudai Nohbutai Gallery

posted September 9, 2017
Shinato Miyake will draw on the entire surface of "Blackboard Classroom" at Matsudai Nohbutai.
Open studio: Saturday 28, Sunday 29 October, Friay 3, Saturday 4, Sunday 5, Saturday 11 and Sunday 12 November 2017
Shintaro Miyake

Born in 1970 in Tokyo and currently based in Tokyo. Graduated from Department of Painting, Printmaking Course at Tama Art University in 1996. The artist constracts a holistic world using diverse expressions including drawing, sculpture and performance - including "cut-out" style by cutting off drawing of a girl on cardboard or tree or presending live drawing as the artist himself puts on hand made costume. Major solo shows include "VIKING AGE" (Gerhardsen Gerner / Berlin / 2013), "There are TWO TRUTHS!" (Gerhardsen GernerBerlin / 2009), "Innocy’s House" (Museum Gugging, Art/Brut Center Gugging / Vienna / 2007), and "Beaver no Seikatsu" (Sandra and David Bakalar Gallery, Massachusetts College of Art / Boston, Massachusetts, USA 2006). Group shows include "NEOTENY JAPAN Takahashi Collections" (Kirishima Kirishima Open Air Museum / Kagoshima / 2008), "Berlin – Tokyo / Tokyo – Berlin" (Neue Nationalgalerie / Berlin / 2006), and "Naoshima Standard" (Old barber, Naoshima Kagawa / 2006). He has also presented solo exhibitions at Tomio Koyama Gallery in 2003, 2005, 2008, 2011, 2013. He received Grand-prize for his artwork, "On The Hill" at Rokko Meets Art 2014.

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Event Information


Saturday, October 28 2017 -
Sunday, November 26 2017
10:00 - 17:00
※ Closed on Wednesdays


Matsudai Nohbutai Gallery

(3743-1 Matsudai, Tokamachi-city, Niigata Prefecture)


Adult JPY600 / Children under 15 JPY300
※ Admission includes entry to Matsudai History Museum.

※ Echigo-Tsumari 2017 Summer special ticket holder has an access to the museum once during Echigo-Tsumari Art Field 2017 Autumn.

©Shintaro Miyake 2013‐2014
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