Exhibition "Hyper Japanesque"

Exhibition "Hyper Japanesque"

The new exhibition will be held at Esplanade in Singapore from 14th of April.

Exhibition title: “Hyper Japanesque” (a part of ”SUPER JAPAN – Japanese Festival of Arts” 13 May – 22 2016)
Term: Thursday April 14 – Sunday July 3 2016
Venue: Esplanade – Theatres on the Bay, L2 JENDELA visual arts space
Organiser: Esplanade – Theatres on the Bay
Co-curator: Mikiko Matsumoto(POLA MUSEUM ANNEX), Hisami Omori(Non-profit organization Hexaproject)
Exhibition planning (producing/curation) & coordination: Hexaproject London Ltd.
Participating Artists: Yuki Hasagewa, Akiko Ozawa, Naoko Yoshimoto, Keiko Matsumoto, Saya Irie, Hiroko Masuko, Yuri Suzuki, Kouichi Okamoto
Website: Esplanade /  Hexaproject


“Hyper Japanese” is an exhibition organized by the Esplanade as a part of ”SUPER JAPAN – Japanese Festival of Arts” to celebrate Singapore and Japan’s 50 years of diplomatic relations. Hyper-Japanesque brings 9 Japanese artists whose works are modern interpretations of traditional art forms like ceramics, printmaking, sculpting, drawing and painting. The exhibition studies how both countries, Japan and Singapore, are hyper-evolving countries with fast-developing economies that has influenced cultures and traditions that continue to change with the times. 

Related event

Curator tour by Hisami Omori ( “Hyper Japanesque” co-curator)
Date: 16 April 2016 15:00-16:00
Venue: JENDELA visual arts space,Esplanade – Theatres on the Bay
free excursion