BankART1929 + MIKAN + Kanagawa University Sogabe Lab. + about 50 artists


BankART1929 is a project for revitalising the metropolises while making use of historical buildings and port facilities endorsed by Yokohama-city for art and culture.
2003 Launched as an experimental project and opened “BankART1929 Yokohama” (former Daiichi Bank)
2005 Opened “BankART Studio NYK” (Port warehouses owned by Nippon Yusen Kabushiki Kaisha)
2006 Transited to full-scale operation and opened “BankART Sakurasou” (renovation of a brothel)


Kamo Kiwako, Born in 1962 in Fukuoka, Sogabe Masashi, Born in 1962, Fukuoka, Takeuchi Masayoshi, Born in 1962 in Kanagawa, and Manuel Tardits, bon in 1959 in Paris, France. Major works, exhibitions and projects, workshops 2005 EXPO 2005 Aichi Toyota Group Pavilion 2005 Hanger Tunnel (BankART1929, Kanagawa) 2003 Commercial Facilities of JIAN WAI SOHO in Beijing (China) 2001 The Nursery school in Yatsushiro (Kumamoto) 1997 NHK-Nagano Broadcasting Hall


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