ARTIST'S INTRODUCTION / STATEMENT
Art for Thought is excited to announce its "Gincha Cafe" exhibition, celebrating the autumn tradition of Ginchakai in Ginza. During the exhibition, a competition exhibition work will be exhibited, along with a tea room installation. The exhibition will also offer creative architecture Japanese sweets designed by a long-established Japanese sweet shop in Ginza and students. Additionally, there will be several exciting events to participate in during the exhibition.
The first event is the "Ginza Architecture Tour," which will take place on October 26th. The tour will explore buildings in Ginza and surrounding areas, with young architects, former Yoshimoto comedians, and art tellers as guides. The tour will explore things that change with time and things that do not, providing a unique insight into the architecture of Ginza.
The second event is the "Koto Live" will take place on October 26th. The event will feature koto player Rin Nakashima and guitarist Mitsuru Aratani, who will create a new world of music together.
The third event is the "Rokyoku Cafe & Night," which will be held on November 1st. The event will celebrate the 50th anniversary of Hirosawa Torazo II's death and feature performances by Torazo-bushi Preservation Society Honorary Chairman, Torazo second son, Toraharu Hirosawa, and Akira Itami Musician.
Join us at Art for Thought's "Gincha Cafe" exhibition and indulge in the world of "architecture" and "wa" while experiencing the unique autumn tradition of Ginchakai in Ginza.