ASAKUSA is delighted to announce a lecture talk by Gen Adachi, Tokyo-Based art historian and the author of (Memes of the Japanese Avant-garde: From Anarchism to Postwar Art)
(Zen'ei no Idenshi) published by Brucke, Tokyo, 2012. The lecture, held on the evening of 15 May, is programmed as part of the current exhibition "Kino-Pravda: A Tribute to Prokino"
Dr. Gen Adachi is an art historian and critic specializing in the history of art and cartoons of Modern Japan. Adachi completed his Ph.D. at Tokyo University of the Arts in 2008. From 2010 to 2013, he was a Post-doctoral fellow of Japan Society for Promotion of Science. He also served as a visiting fellow at the Research Centre for Transnational Art, Identity and Nation (TrAIN), University of the Arts London, supported by a grant from the Japanese Government Overseas Study Program for Artists. His book Zen'ei no Idenshi (Memes of the Japanese Avant-garde: From Anarchism to Postwar Art), was published by Brucke in 2012.
This project is supported by:
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Saturday and Sunday 12:00 - 19:00
All other days by appointment only
Location: 1-6-16 Nishi-Asakusa, Taito, Tokyo
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Image by Khalid Albaih, 2017. Courtesy the artist.