An art gallery “Granvista Gallery Sapporo” at the long established hotel “Sapporo Grand Hotel” will present the exhibition “Float – the world of light and motion” by Takamichi Ito.
Takamichi Ito was born in Sapporo, Hokkaido in 1939. He is the forefront of kinetic sculptor who has worked on show window display of Ginza Shiseido, theme pavilion and Japan pavilion at EXPO’70 OSAKA JAPAN, various hotels, public spaces, and parks after graduating from Tokyo National University of Fine Arts and Music. Also he created the design of Sapporo White Illumination which has continued for more than 30 years. Including two-dimensional works, he will release his new artworks related to the landscapes of winter in 70’s.
The commemoratives speech and reception will be held in December 12th. Please visit their website for more information.
Takamichi Ito “Float – the world of light and motion”
Date: December 12th, 2013 – February 11th, 2014
Opening hours: 11:00 – 19:00 (September 3rd till 17:00)
Place: Sapporo Grand Hotel, Grand floor lobby “Granvista Gallery Sapporo”
Address: Nishi 4-chome 1-jo Kita Chuo-ku Sapporo
Organized by Granvista Hotel & Resorts, Sapporo Grand Hotel
Tel: +81 (0)11 261 3311
Text: Satsuki Miyanishi