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Radical 60s Gallery Hop

Keiji Uematsu
New York
6 April, 2019

Japan Society Gallery cordially invites you and your guest to a Radical 60s Gallery Hop, an exploration of the experimental art of the 1960s and onward, focusing on Radical Japanese artists! This tour will deepen your undersanding of Japanese post-war art alongside Japan Society Gallery's spring exhibition, Radicalism in the Wildermess: Japanese Artists in the Global 1960s. Starting from the ligendary 1960s arists Masunobu Yoshimura from Neo-Dada and Shusaku Arakawa, the group will move on to 1970s conceptual artist Keiji Uematsu, and conclude with painters with political ideas Hiroshi Nakamura and Minoru Yoshida. We hope this thorough view will privide you with fresh insights into Japanese post-war art!  
Please meet at Castelli Gallery by 12:45pm, New York 

We anticipate the program will conclude at Ulterior around 5:30pm.

RSVP by Thursday, March 28th to (212) 715 1283 or gallery@japansociety.org

Image: Keiji Uematsu, Vertical Position, 1973

GALLERY HOP SCHEDULE

1:00pm: Castelli Gallery, 18 East 77th Street (beween Madison & Fth Avenue). 1963 - Boxing Match, Revisited tour led by Barabara Castelli, Director, Castelli Gallery

2:00pm: Gagosian, 980 Madison Avenue (between 76th & 77th Streets). ARAKAWA: Diagrams for the Imagination tour led by Stephen Hepworth, Director of Collections, Reversible Destiny Foundation

3:00pm: Simon Lee Gallery, 26 East 64th Street (between Madison & 5th Avenues). Keiji Uematsu: Invisible Force tour led by James Shaeffer, Director, Simon Lee Gallery

4:30pm: Ulterior Gallery, 172 Attorney Street (between East Houston & Stanton Streets). Hiroshi Nakamura / Minoru Yoshida tour led by Takako Tanabe, Director, Ulterior Gallery