Since debuting in 1960s, Tadanori Yokoo has always been active on the front lines as one of the leading contemporary artists, keeping fascinating Japan and the world. The exhibition showcases the comprehensive collection of Yokoo’s creative work that stretches over 60 years.
Yokoo himself supervised this exhibition for the Museum of Contemporary Art Tokyo by reorganizing his successful exhibition titled “GENKYO YOKOO TADANORI”, which was held at the Aichi Prefectural Museum of Art and drew much attention as the artist’s largest-ever exhibition. In this exhibition, more than 500 items will be on display, including his 20 latest works shown to the public for the first time.
In addition, an exhibition titled “YOKOO LIFE: The Life of Tadanori Yokoo” will be held at Shibuya PARCO from July 17th to August 22nd to celebrate the publication of “YOKOO LIFE”. On the walls of Tokyo Station, the Marunouchi Building and the Shin-Marunouchi Building, he will present the “Tokyo Grand Mural” that he has been working on together with his daughter, Mimi Yokoo, who is attracting attention as a designer and artist, and at 21_21 DESIGN SIGHT in Roppongi, an exhibition titled “Tadanori Yokoo: The Artists” will be held from July 21st, organized by the Fondation Cartier pour l’art contemporain. You can see Yokoo’s works in various places in Tokyo this summer.
GENKYO YOKOO TADANORI
Date: July 17th – October 17th, 2021
Open: 10:00 – 18:00 (Closed on Mondays)
Place: Museum of Contemporary Art Tokyo Exhibition Gallery 1F/3F
Address: 4-1-1 Miyoshi, Koto-ku, Tokyo
Admissions: 2,000 yen, University & College Students, Over 65 1,300 yen
Tel: +81 (0)3 5245 4111