Past Tokyo Event: VOL 83

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VOL 83

June 29, 2011
@ SuperDeluxe

Door opens at 19:00 Presentation starts at 20:20

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Lettering in Mexico

BY CRAIG YAMASHITA
@ VOL 83 ON JUN 29, 2011

Craig presents the beautiful handwritten lettering he found used as signage in Mexico.

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Just Don't Do It

BY DAVID POLLARD
@ VOL 83 ON JUN 29, 2011

David Pollard first presented in Tokyo a couple of years ago, and he now updates us on what he's been up to since, and teaches us the importance of developing our creative ideas, urging us to make them real.

"Presentation of the Day" on January 16, 2013.

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New Apartment Room

BY DAISUKE SUGAWARA
@ VOL 83 ON JUN 29, 2011

Daisuke walks us through his "Cell" apartment renovation project.

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Echigo-Tsumari Art Triennale

BY MIWA WORRALL
@ VOL 83 ON JUN 29, 2011

Curator Miwa Worrall covers the Echigo-Tsumari Art Triennale's past, present and future (the next edition will be held in 2012), and details the Echigo-Tsumari Art Net Disaster Relief and Reconstruction project.
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New Alphabet Letters Based on Chinese Characters

BY RYO SHIMIZU
@ VOL 83 ON JUN 29, 2011

Ryo showcases some of his art projects, with a focus on a beautiful set of alphabet letters based on Chinese characters. (in Japanese)

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Okashi

BY KICHIKO
@ VOL 83 ON JUN 29, 2011

A fun look at designs based on and inspired by okashi (Japanese sweets). The latter part of the presentation offers a realistic take on existing snacks.
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SuperDeluxe for June 2011

BY RYU KONNO
@ VOL 83 ON JUN 29, 2011

SuperDeluxe is the home of PKN in Tokyo -- and where the entire PechaKucha phenomenon started -- and at each event we get a presentation that runs through recent events held at the space, and previews what's coming up.

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Art in Japan After 3/11

BY TOMOMI SASAKI + XIN TAHARA
@ VOL 83 ON JUN 29, 2011

Art is Powerful or Powerless? One of the questions that Tokyo Art Beat's Tomomi Sasaki and Xin Tahara try to answer in this presentation that looks at the Japanese art scene post 3/11.
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Landscapes of Canada

BY JULIE FORGUES
@ VOL 83 ON JUN 29, 2011

Thanks to a travel grant from Arts NB, artist Julie Forgue comes to Tokyo and shares her photographic documentation of the land, landscapes, and cultures of Canada.
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Garden Yabology

BY TOMONARI WAKU
@ VOL 83 ON JUN 29, 2011

Tomonari Waku covers activities in "Yabology" in a presentation that also links up with David Pollard's "Just Don't Do It" presentation.