MUSEUM NEWS SEPTEMBER ’16
MUSEUMText: Aya Shomura
The staffs of “MUSEUM,” which is the cultural complex to promote the current creative scene in Hokkaido, pick out and recommend the latest news in monthly selected from “MUSEUM STORE” at 1st floor is a select shop of lifestyle design focused on fashion, “SOUVENIR HOKKAIDO” deals in products can be purchased, for example artworks, CDs and books by Hokkaido artists, and “Clark Gallery+SHIFT” at 2nd floor promotes and manages artists as the only one commercial gallery of contemporary art in Hokkaido. You could get exclusive information like some events at only MUSEUM, don’t miss it! In addition, online store of MUSEUM STORE has launched, please check it out!
AYUMI.MITSUKANE 2016 A/W COLLECTION
The concept of this season is “365: self-portrait”. She designed for women to discover a new side of themselves as reconsidering, and shot herself for the cover of its photo book. Dresses of shinny silk, and bicolor with light grey and yellow are also beautiful.
TERRA AURI “KIBORI BEAR × SALMONE”
As the first Japanese goldschmiedemeister-kunstmaler, Satoko Takeichi based in Munchen. Her brand “terra auri” designed “Kibori Bear × Salmone” from new series limited for MUSEUM. Now on sale. The others are “Tohkibi“, “Hokkaido Melon” and “Danshaku Potato“.
TOSHIYA KOBAYASHI EXHIBITION “THOSE WHO NEVER SAY ANYTHING -IM WALD”
Till September 30th, Toshiya Kobayashi‘s solo exhibition “Those who never say anything -im walled” is held at Clark Gallery+SHIFT. From 18:00 on September 19th, “Mizuki Misumi The Poetry Reading” will he held with a percussionist, Takashi Itani.
24K “EZOINK SERIES”
New series of “EZOInK” from 24K will be released which was beautifully camouflage such as scratches and stains of wild Ezo deer leather. The patterns are the two types of dots and checks, capturing the textile painted herself by the ink-jet printer. Sequentially the release date will be announced.
Playing cards to learn 54 kinds of Ainu with fun while playing. Printed the meaning of the word and the pronunciation in both, Japanese and English. You must want to brag it to someone because the name of places in Hokkaido remains many Ainu languages.
Text: Aya Shomura