As a key word “creative,” the project “CREATIVE HOKKAIDO” to promote new culture of Hokkaido to domestic in Japan and foreign (mainly in Asia) will be held in Taipei also this year, which aims to increase fans of Hokkaido.
In Taipei, titled “Creative Hokkaido Meets Taipei 2014″, following the last year we exhibit at a joint exhibition of art and fashion “PR01. TRADE SHOW (ex. RoomsLINK) / NEW CITY ART FAIR, TAIPEI” which is held in Songshan Cultural & Creative Park. In art booth, directed by Oi Keiko (Gallery Monma), it will show the works of Rie Kawakami, Shino Hisano, and Hiroshi Takeda. At fashion booth, directed by Taketo Oguchi (Museum Store), an exhibition is held by 3 young brands of “ESTHER”, “etoffe 9II9” and “ayumi.mitsukane” an expectation brand from Sapporo.
In addition this year, at a complex “FiFi” which is supported by the trendy young around fashion, hold “CREATIVE HOKKAIDO NIGHT IN TAIPEI” gives a presentation sterically about the winter culture in Hokkaido, through the latest fashion for A/W, music, video and foods of Hokkaido.
For music, celebrating a POEMCORE idol “http://www.creative-hokkaido.com/music/owtn/owtn.” as the special guests, it acts whom are Naohito Uchiyama broadening the range of activities in Japan and abroad based in Sapporo, and Slate and Munenori Yano as talented track makers. And “Smile Makeup artist” Miwa Yokoyama (Miwonderful) is responsible for the hair and makeup. As the theme of this event is “white,” “snow” and “starry sky” to reminiscent of the winter of Hokkaido, the presentation of food is also done cooperating with a Hokkaido style restaurant “KONAYUKI” which “LeTAO” deploying based in Otaru has opened in Taipei.
CREATIVE HOKKAIDO MEETS TAIPEI 2014
Date: November 6th – 9th, 2014
Opening hours: 10:00–18:00
Place: Songshan Cultural & Creative Park
Address: No.133 Guangfu South Road, Xinyi District, Taipei, Taiwan
Partners: City of Sapporo, Hokkaido District Transport Bureau, Cross Hotel Sapporo
CREATIVE HOKKAIDO NIGHT IN TAIPEI 2014
Date: November 8th, 2014
Opening hours: 20:30-23:30
Place: W Bar Lounge (FiFi)
Address: No.15, Sec.4, Ren-ai Road, Da’an District, Taipei, Taiwan
Text: Aya Shomura