Roppongi Art Night 2014, a gala all-night festival presenting a diverse array of art exhibitions and performances throughout central Tokyo’s iconic Roppongi entertainment district, will take place nonstop from 10 a.m. on Saturday, April 19 to 6 p.m. on Sunday, April 20, 2014. Besides inspiring people through creative artistic expression, the event will greatly contribute to the Roppongi area’s ongoing evolution through art as an innovative model for urban towns.
Katsuhiko Hibino, renowned for his multidisciplinary style, is delegated as the artistic director, continuing from the last year.
* Event details will be posted on the official website as they become available.
Free (some programs and exhibitions are subject to fees)
“Roppongi Art Night School” is a series of three sessions that delve deep into the creative process, themes, and programs behind Roppongi Art Night 2014. Led by Art Director Katsuhiko Hibino, the sessions will welcome project team members and discuss various aspects of the Roppongi Art Night 2014 experience.
Dates and topics
Session 1: Jan 10, 2014 (Fri), 18:00 – 19:30
Topic: How to create a theme
Session 2: Feb 20, 2014 (Thu), 14:00 – 15:30
Topic: How to incorporate content into the community
Session 3: Mar 19, 2014 (Wed), 14:00 – 15:30
Topic: How to enjoy Roppongi Art Night 2014
* Topics and content are subject to change.
The National Art Center, Tokyo, 3F Auditorium (7-22-2 Roppongi, Minato-ku)
* The sessions are also scheduled to feature artists, curators, and project staff members involved in Roppongi Art Night 2014.
How to apply
Applications will be accepted via the official website or fax beginning one month prior to each session.
Visit the official website for more information on application deadlines and other details.
50 people per session (tentative)
* A drawing will be held if the number of applicants exceeds the number of available spots. Successful applicants will receive program information separately.
Free of charge
Tel: 03-5777-8600 (Hello Dial)
* Open: Year-round, 8:00 – 22:00
Tokyo Metropolitan Government, Arts Council Tokyo/Tokyo Culture Creation Project Office (Tokyo Metropolitan Foundation for History and Culture)
Roppongi Art Night Executive Committee [The National Art Center, Tokyo; Suntory Museum of Art, Tokyo Midtown, 21_21 DESIGN SIGHT, Mori Art Museum, MORI Building, Roppongi Shopping Streets]