TWS-Emerging 2017 Part1

10 Jun 2017 – 9 Jul 2017

Event times

11:00-19:00 (last entry 18:30)
Closed on Mondays (6/12・19・26, 7/3)

Cost of entry

Admission Free

Tokyo Wonder Site Hongo

Toyo, Japan

Travel Information

  • 7 minutes' walk from Ochanomizu Station (Ochanomizu-bashi Exit, JR Chuo Line, Sobu Line/ Exit A1, Tokyo Metro Marunouchi Line)

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3 out of 9 selected emerging artists will be kicking off this year's TWS-Emerging.


TWS-Emerging is a program associated with the open call exhibition, Tokyo Wonder Wall, which has provided talented young artists with a gateway to success. Each year, Tokyo Wonder Wall receives more than 1000 applications and 100 artists are selected to show their works. TWS-Emerging offers the opportunity for those selected artists to take part in another exhibition at Tokyo Wonder Site, and this year, 9 young artists have been invited. [Part 1] will start on 6/10(Sat) featuring three artists, Minako Kuroishi, Yasuiaki Kuroda and Sachiko Jin. Opening Talk with a guest speaker will be taking place on the opening day (Available only in Japanese). Dates: 2017.6.10 (Sat.) - 7.9 (Sun) Closed: 6/12・19・26, 7/3 Open Hours: 11:00-19:00 (Last Entry:18:30) Admission Free This exhibition is organized by Tokyo Metropolitan Foundation for History and Culture, Museum of Contemporary Art Tokyo, Arts Program and Residency Division Venue: Tokyo Wonder Site Hongo 2-4-16 Hongo, Bunkyo-ku, Tokyo 113-0033 TEL: +81-(0)3-5689-5331 Artists: Minako Kuroishi ‘Silent but Noisy’ Born in 1982 in Yamagata, Minako Kuroishi holds diplomas in Arts from Joshibi College of Art and Design, and Musashino Art School. Yasuaki Kuroda ‘Contextile’ Born in 1986 in Niigata, Yasuaki Kuroda received a Master degree in Arts (industrial, interior and craft design) from Musashino Art University in 2012. Sachiko Jin ‘Blink/Vision’ Born in 1988, Sachiko Jin received a Master degree in Arts (oil painting) from Musashino Art University in 2016. OPENING EVENT | 6/10 (Sat) 16:30 - 18:00 Opening Talk with Artists *Available only in Japanese Guest: Itaru Hirano (chief curator, Museum of Modern Art, Saitama) *As of April 1, 2017, Tokyo Wonder Site is operated by a division of the Museum of Contemporary Art Tokyo. *Tokyo Wonder Site will have a new name in the fall of 2017.

Exhibiting artists

Sachiko Jin

Yasuaki Kuroda

Minako Kuroishi


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