AIR 2019/Autumn, “Lively in-between” : Participating Artists Have Started to Stay in ACAC
ACAC will open a group exhibition titled of “Lively in-between” from Saturday, October 26th. Participating artists from overseas have started their residency period and creation.
Artist in Residence 2019/ Summer “Lively in-between” Exhibition: Saturday, October 26th until Sunday, December 8th Organized by: Aomori Contemporary Art Centre (ACAC), Aomori Public University Support: Khoji International Artists’ Association、AIRS、Art Club of Aomori Public University Nominal Support: Embassy of the Netherlands in Japan, Embassy of the Republic of Indonesia in Japan Supported by: the Agency for Cultural Affairs Government of Japan in the fiscal 2019
Artists: Mira Rizki KURNIA (Indonesia), SATO Koichi (Japan), UTAMURA Hanae (Japan), Elmo VERMIJS (Netherlands)
At the same time, ACAC hosts an emerging curator, Ms. Anushka RAJENDRAN (India) as Curator in Residence Program. She participates in this program by recommendation from Khoj International Artists’ Association in India.
Now we are planning to hold a lot of workshops before the opening of the exhibition. We would like to inform those information soon on Facebook. Feel free to join us!
Information of closed date of Bancafe in ACAC lounge
Bancafe is opened on weekend at the lounge of ACAC. The cafe will be closed on the following date,
Saturday, September 21st Saturday, October 19th Sunday, October 20th
Thank you for your understanding.
Closing event Carlos NUNES performance
Summer exhibition ” Courage in Transience” was closed yesterday. Carlos NUNES had performance as a closing event at the water terrace. He put the plastic bags on the water surface so that gives the shape to the air, then it transformed into the sculpture by the air. the sculpture floated for a while after the performance.
AIR Autumn has started!
An artist Elmo Vermijis, who participate Autum AIR, has arrived at ACAC though exhibition of Summer AIR “Courage in Transience” will be held until 8th (sun). He got a bicycle in second hand shop in the town yesterday and already started to accustom himself to Aomori. We hope he will have a fruitful time here!
September 4,5 Nishi junior high school and Aomori Chuo high school Vol.2
It was the Second day of work experience for the students of Aomori Nishi junior high shchool and Aomori Chuo high school. They prepared the materials for the elementary school program and modification of the leaflet. At last, they made a map which they show their recommendation place. You can see the map in the lounge. (But we are sorry it is only in Japanese)
September 4,5 Nishi junior high school and Aomori Chuo high school
The students of Aomori Nishi junior high school and Aomori Chuo high school visited ACAC as a work experience today. They looked around the architecture and open air sculpture, then wrote the texts for guide map. They met Carlos Nunes and the one who used printing studio and heard about their artworks. ACAC will make special map with their texts and show in lounge later.