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Past Tokyo Event: VOL 144

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Story of Griddy

BY MAGIC & KENRICK KWAN & WONG
@ VOL 144 ON FEB 22, 2017

Architects Magic Kwan and Kenrick Wong developed a versatile structural system that was being used as a school design for an improvised village in Cambodia, and continues its development in other contexts and scales such as art installations and exhibitions.

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Aarhus 2017

BY REBECCA MATTHEWS
@ VOL 144 ON FEB 22, 2017

Ms. Rebecca Matthews, CEO of the European Capital of Culture Aarhus 2017, presents highlights of the year-long cultural programme taking place across the beautiful Central Denmark Region under the patronage of Her Majesty Queen Margrethe II of Denmark.

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Celebrate, Expand, Evolve: Reinventing Communites

BY AUTUMN SMITH
@ VOL 144 ON FEB 22, 2017

Autumn Smith discusses Cafe Company's newest project, Wired Hotel. This project is ingrained in the culture and tradition of its community and seeks to revolutionize and revive the community of Asakusa and East Tokyo.

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Passionately Pafos!!

BY STELIOS PAPAGEORGIOU
@ VOL 144 ON FEB 22, 2017

Pafos 2017 Volunteer Coordinator Stelios Papageorgiou takes us on a journey of Pafos European Capital of Culture and its people through 2017. The European Capital of Culture seen through the eyes of Pafos citizens, permanent foreign residents and visitors, who volunteer and contribute to an exciting year of culture, knowledge and unique experience.

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Message for the Future

BY YU CHIA HUANG
@ VOL 144 ON FEB 22, 2017

台湾出身の水墨画アーティストの黃昱佳さんは、 台湾の若手アーティストグループ「少遊島 (show your island)」のメンバーとして様々な創作活動に取り組んでいます。 プロジェクトの紹介、日本での活動で感じたこと、アートから学んだ人生観などを披露される予定です。

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The Intervention on the Ring of Fire

BY IRWAN AHMETT
@ VOL 144 ON FEB 22, 2017

Artist-activist Irwan Ahmett with collaborator Tita Salina have been working on the one-decade long project in the Ring of Fire (Pacific Rim) region through interventions and activism art practice reflecting the geopolitic turmoil and the complexity of globalisation.

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2D? 3D?

BY MASAHIRO KAKINOKIHARA
@ VOL 144 ON FEB 22, 2017

大手企業や美術館などのVIデザインやブランディングを手がけられているアートディレクター、柿木原政広さん。 そして、ゲーム界のレジェンド、アレックス・ランドルフと親交を結んだゲームデザイザーのトゥルーリ・オカモチェクさん。 2人が生み出したカードゲーム『Rocca』シリーズは、世界中で多くの人に愛され親しまれています。この人気カードゲームの魅力や誕生した背景をたっぷり語っていただきます!

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Supporting Women Through Art!

BY MIKI SAITO
@ VOL 144 ON FEB 22, 2017

美術家として国内外で活躍されているMiki Saitoさん。 女性アーティストとしてこれまで直面してきた様々な困難に立ち向かってきた中で、Blossom Blastという女性活躍促進のアート・ムーブメントを始めました。表現という形で社会問題に貢献する本活動は、男女問わず多くの方に刺激を与えることになるでしょう。

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RYOKAN in Tokyo

BY YOSHINORI BABA
@ VOL 144 ON FEB 22, 2017

2016年に東京大手町に開業した話題の日本旅館「星のや東京」。 なぜ東京の超都心に旅館を作ったのか、どうやって旅館らしさを表現したのかを、プロジェクトを手掛けた星野リゾートの馬場義徳さんが存分に語ってくださいます。

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From Vodňany to Jerusalem ~ From Hiroshima to Nagasaki

BY PAVEL JANSTA
@ VOL 144 ON FEB 22, 2017

As a passionate traveler, reader and haiku writer – Pavel Janšta shares his amazing journey from Vodňany to Japan as he created deep connections with the people he met along the way. As a part of Pavel's exhibition, he created Japan's infamous paper cranes with complete strangers in hopes of spreading the message of peace from one part of the world to the other.

This was "Presentation of the Day" on May 21st, 2017.

Miki Saito
Visual Artist in Tokyo
Pavel Jansta
social activ(-ator/ist), Freelancer in Vodnany
Yoshinori Baba
Planning & Development, Hoshino Resorts in Tokyo
Yu Chia Huang
Ink painting artist in Tokyo
Autumn Smith
Community Relations, Cafe Company in Tokyo
Stelios Papageorgiou
Volunteer Coordinator Pafos2017, European Capital of Culture Pafos2017
Magic & Kenrick Kwan & Wong
Architects, Orient Occident Atelier (OOA) 東西建築
Rebecca Matthews
Chief Executive Officer, The Aarhus 2017 Foundation