This year, from Saturday, May 30 to Sunday, May 31, Tokyo’s Roppongi district will become the stage of “Roppongi Art Night 2020”, a one-night-only art festival brought to you by the Roppongi Art Night Executive Committee.
This annual event was launched as a means to propose a new lifestyle that allows us to enjoy art as part of our everyday life, and create a pioneering model for urban development in a metropolis like Tokyo. First launched in March 2009, it continues to evolve with every installment as Tokyo’s premier celebration of art.
For “Roppongi Art Night 2020”, we welcome contemporary art superstar Takashi Murakami as our main artist. The main program artist for this year is Takashi Murakami, a contemporary artist who represents Japan and is active around the world. This year’s Roppongi Art Night will be extravagant.
Full press release (PDF) is available here.
“Magical Adventure : Find Your Art of Wonder in the Town!” Our main artist will be Takashi Murakami, one of the top names in Japanese contemporary art! Artists from KaiKai Kiki challenge “Doraemon”!!
Roppongi Art Night 2020
Theme: Magical Adventure Find your art of wonder in the town!
Saturday, May 30, 10:00 – Sunday, May 31, 18:00, 2020
*There will also be “Pre Programs art programs exhibited or installed prior to the opening of Roppongi Art Night 2020 as well as year round appraisals and evaluations of the project
Venue: Roppongi Hills; Mori Art Museum; Tokyo Midtown; Suntory Museum of Art; 21_21 DESIGN SIGHT; The National Art Center, Tokyo; Roppongi Shopping District; other cooperating facilities and public spaces in the Roppongi area
Admission: Free (however, fee is required for certain programs and museum events)