ARTas1® Art Events – Current, Future, and Past

ARTas1® ART EVENTS:

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December 7 – January 4, 2014
"About Paper" HARUKA at Couturier Gallery

This event is at Couturier Gallery in Los Angeles, California
Located at 166 N La Brea Ave, Los Angeles, CA or U.S.A. [MAP]
Featuring some of the best paper works from around the world.
Check out the Facebook Event page for more info here:
HARUKA at Couturier Gallery Event


Click for over one hundred pieces of japanese art
October 17th – October 27th, 2013
"Direct from the Source" Group Show at Bruce Lurie Gallery

This event is at Bruce Lurie Gallery in Culver City, California
located at 2736 S La Cienega Blvd., Los Angeles, CA or U.S.A. [MAP]
Featuring artwork by more than 20 artists from Japan.
A Video walk-thru of the Gallery can be viewed here:
"Direct from the Source" Gallery walk-thru 2013


digital toys characters fun world japanese art
August 3rd – 23rd, 2013
Paul Frank’s Julius Toy Art Show at Toy Art Gallery

This event is at Toy Art Gallery in Los Angeles, California
Located @ 737 Seward Street, Los Angeles, CA or U.S.A. [MAP]
Featuring Hiroshi Yoshii & IMAITOONZ, two of our very bold and creative Japanese artist. .
Check out the Facebook Event page for more info here:
Paul Frank’s Julius Toy Art Show at Toy Art Gallery Event


Paper Artwork by Haruka at Couturier Gallery
July 20th – August 24th, 2013
Summer – Like It Hot at Couturier Gallery

This event is at Couturier Gallery in Los Angeles, California
Located @ 166 N La Brea Ave, Los Angeles, CA or U.S.A. [MAP]
Featuring HARUKA, a brilliant Japanese artist that works with fine paper.
Check out the Facebook Event page for more info here:
Summer — Like It Hot at Couturier Gallery Event


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July 12th – 28th, 2013
Logo-A-GoGo at iam8bit Gallery

This event is at iam8bit Gallery in Los Angeles, California
Located @ 2147 Sunset Blvd
Los Angeles, CA or U.S.A. [MAP]

17 ARTas1 artists in this amazing show! Opening with a special Robot Chicken event! Everyone welcome. Free admission, great art, drinks!
Check out the Facebook Event page for more info here:
Logo-A-GoGo at iam8bit Gallery Event


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June 7th – 30th, 2013
Entertainment System @ iam8bit Gallery

This event is at iam8bit Gallery in Los Angeles, California
Located @ 2147 Sunset Blvd
Los Angeles, CA or U.S.A. [MAP]

Featuring some of the most acclaimed artists in Japan.
Check out the Facebook Event page for more info here:
Entertainment System at iam8bit Gallery Event


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May 10th-26th, 2013
Grace & Ritual – Araki, Haruka, Minako Saitoh-Botsford, Suni-lovE, Yoshimi Ohtani at iam8bit Gallery

This event is at iam8bit Gallery in Los Angeles, California
Located @ 2147 Sunset Blvd
Los Angeles, CA or U.S.A. [MAP]

Featuring acclaimed artists from Japan.
Check out the Event page for more info here:
Grace & Ritual at iam8bit Gallery Event


digital toys characters fun world japanese art
March 2013
Hiroshi Yoshii at Toy Art Gallery

This event is at Toy Art Gallery in Los Angeles, California
Located @ 7571 Melrose Ave
Los Angeles, CA or U.S.A. [MAP]

Featuring one of the most acclaimed digital artists in Japan.
Check out the Facebook Event page for more info here:
Hiroshi Yoshii at Toy Art Gallery Event


 Sci-Fi and Fantasy motifs and fine art world japanese art
August 30th – September 1st, 2012
YOUCHAN @ ChiCon7 in Chicago, IL

This event is @ ChiCon7 in Chicago, IL
Located in Chicago, IL or U.S.A. [MAP]
Featuring Sci-Fi and Fantasy motifs and fine art.
Check out the Facebook Event page for more info here:
YOUCHAN @ ChiCon7 in Chicago, IL


Bruce Lee paintings by Tetsuya Toshima and Nampei Kaneko. Click for photos of the Bruce Lee show
April 5th – April 27th, 2012
"Bruce Lee Foundation" Group Show at Compound Gallery

This event is at COMPOUND Gallery in Portland, Oregon
located at 107 NW 5th Portland, OR U.S.A. [MAP]
Featuring Bruce Lee artwork by Tetsuya Toshima and Nampei Kaneko of Tokyo, Japan.
Opening Reception April 5th @ 7:00pm.
Photos from the April, 2012 show at Compound Gallery can be viewed here:
PHOTOS of Bruce Lee Show – April, 2012


Dragon Tails - Celebrating the new lunar year

Takahiro Kimura's Portfolio Yuu Kanbayashi's Portfolio Midori Sakakibara's Portfolio


March 17th – April 14th, 2012
"Year of the Dragon" at Monkeyhouse Toys & Gallery

This event is at Monkeyhouse Toys & Gallery in Silver Lake, California
located at 2848 Rowena Ave., Los Angeles, CA U.S.A. [MAP]Featuring three dragons by ARTas1 artists Takahiro Kimura, Yuu Kanbayashi, and Midori Sakakibara
Opening Reception March 17th @ 5:00pm to 9:00pm.
Photos from the March, 2012 show at Monkey House Toys can be viewed here:
PHOTOS of Dragon Tails – March, 2012



 

4 Kiri-E (Cut Paper) pieces flown over from Japan. Click for HARUKA's portfolio
February 4th – 26th, 2012
Haruka in Group Show "Carved Complexities: Works Cut from Paper"

This event is at Gallery Nucleus in Alhambra, California
located at 201 East Main Street, Alhambra, CA  U.S.A. [MAP]
Featuring four original “kiri-e” (paper cut) works by Haruka of Tokyo, Japan. Each piece takes her approximately one month to complete using nothing more than paper and many X-ACTO blades. You have to see these one-of-a-kind creations with your own eyes to believe the delicate intricacies in each unique piece.
Photos from the February, 2012 show at Gallery Nucleus in Los Angeles can be viewed here:
PHOTOS of Carved Complexities: Works Cut from Paper Show – February, 2012


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December 2011
Radical Suzuki & Nampei Kaneko at Umami Burger Hermosa Beach, CA

This event is at Umami Burger in Los Angeles, California
Located at 1040 Hermosa Ave, Hermosa Beach, CA or U.S.A. [MAP]
Featuring some of the best Japanese Art in the world.
Check out the Facebook Event page for more info here:
Radical Suzuki & Nampei Kaneko at Umami Burger


17 Kiri-E (Cut Paper) pieces flown over from Japan. Click for HARUKA's portfolio
November 3rd – 27th, 2011
ARTas1® presents "Haruka at Compound Gallery2"


This event is at COMPOUND Gallery2 in Portland, Oregon
located at 107 NW 5th Portland, OR  U.S.A. [MAP]
Featuring seventeen original “kiri-e” (paper cut) works by Haruka of Tokyo, Japan. Each piece takes her approximately one month to complete using nothing more than paper and many X-ACTO blades. You have to see these one-of-a-kind creations with your own eyes to believe the delicate intricacies in each unique piece.
Opening Reception November 3rd @ 7:00pm. Artist Haruka to Attend.
VIDEO from the November 5, 2011 show at Compound Gallery can be viewed here:
VIDEO of Haruka at Compound Gallery2 – November, 2011


 

Over 100 pieces of artwork from 6 amazing women illustrators from Japan
August 5th – 27th, 2011
"Summer Party of Illustrators" — ARTas1® Japanese Illustrators Show

"Donating 10% of all sales at this event to relief efforts in Japan."

This event is at NORBERTELLEN Gallery located at 215 W. 6th St., #110��Los Angeles, CA  U.S.A. [MAP]
GALLERY IS OPEN Thursday, Fridays, Saturdays, and by Appointment.
Featuring more than 100 pieces of Artwork flown over from Japan for sale from $10 to $8,000.
Gallery’s announcement page: http://www.norbertellengallery.com
Friday, August 5th, 6pm – 10pm Opening Reception.
Thursday, August 11th, 12pm – 10pm Downtown L.A. Art Walk
Featuring the art of Reichel Miyao, Hiroshi Yoshii, Takashi Sekiguchi, Kunta, Kimiyuki Tsuji, Miho Inazawa, Ryohei Yamashita, Sakuan Izumi, Yoshimi Ohtani, Minako Saitoh Botsford, Taka Yamaguchi, Totteni, Shinya Uno, Radical Suzuki, Mayumin, Seijiro Kubo, Nampei Kaneko, Beesha, and Aya Jine
Photos of the Opening Reception can be viewed here:
PHOTOS of Opening Night August, 2011
Photos of the August L.A. Art Walk Reception can be viewed here:
PHOTOS of L.A. Art Walk July14, 2011


 

4 Kiri-E (Cut Paper) pieces flown over from Japan. Click for HARUKA's portfolio

Jumpei Kawamura's portfolio Haruka (formerly TAMAGIKU)'s portfolio


April 7 – August 1st, 2011
ARTas1® presents "Kiri-E at Compound Gallery2"

Three original "kiri-e" (paper cut) works by Haruka (formerly TAMAGIKU)
and one original mixed media "kiri-e" piece by Jumpei Kawamura at
COMPOUND Gallery2 in Portland, Oregon located at 107 NW 5th Portland, OR  U.S.A. [MAP]
This is simultaneous with COMPOUND GALLERY’s main April event,
"Terra’s Black Marker" (the 2nd US Solo Show by Katsuya Terada.)
Opening Reception April 7th @ 7:00pm. Artist Katsuya Terada to Attend.


 

Over 50 pieces of artwork from 6 amazing women illustrators from Japan

Aya Jine's Portfolio Page Mayumin's Portfolio Page Minako Saitoh Botsford's Portfolio Page Yoshimi Ohtani's Portfolio Page Sakuan Izumi's Portfolio Page Reichel Miyao's Portfolio Page

July 1st – 30th, 2011
"Women Illustrators of Japan" — ARTas1® Japanese Illustrators Show

"Donating 10% of all sales at this event to relief efforts in Japan."


This event is at NORBERTELLEN Gallery located at 215 W. 6th St., #110 Los Angeles, CA  U.S.A. [MAP]
GALLERY IS OPEN Thursday, Fridays, Saturdays, and by Appointment.
Featuring more than 50 pieces of Artwork flown over from Japan for sale from $10 to $8,000.
A wide range of ARTas1® products will also be available.
Gallery’s announcement page: http://www.norbertellengallery.com
Friday, July 1st, 6pm – 10pm Opening Reception.
Thursday, July 14th, 12pm – 10pm Downtown L.A. Art Walk
Photos of the Opening Reception can be viewed here:
PHOTOS of Opening Night July 1, 2011
Photos of the L.A. Art Walk Reception can be viewed here:
PHOTOS of L.A. Art Walk July14, 2011


Over 50 pieces of artwork from 6 artists flown over from Japan

ARTas1 Vol. 3 Book Takashi Akiyama's Portfolio Page Tsuyoshi Nagano's Portfolio Page Nampei Kaneko's Portfolio Page Radical Suzuki's Portfolio Page KUNTA's Portfolio Page Ryohei Yamashita's Portfolio Page

April 2nd – 30th, 2011
"L.A.nd of the Rising Sun" — ARTas1® Japanese Illustrators Show

"Donating 10% of all sales at this event to relief efforts in Japan."

This event is at NORBERTELLEN Gallery located at 215 W. 6th St., #110 Los Angeles, CA  U.S.A. [MAP]
Featuring more than 50 pieces of Artwork flown over from Japan for sale from $10 to $10,000.
A wide range of ARTas1 products will also be available.
Gallery’s announcement page: http://www.norbertellengallery.com
Thursday, April 14th, 6pm – 10pm L.A. Art Walk and LIVE PAINTING by Mr. Nampei Kaneko!
Saturday, April 16th, 6pm – 9pm Special Artists Reception for Nampei Kaneko visiting from Japan.
Saturday, April 30th, 6pm – 10pm Closing Reception.
Photos of the Opening Reception can be viewed here:
PHOTOS of Opening Night April 2, 2011


 

Over 50 pieces of artwork from 43 artists flown over from Japan
April 14th & 16th, 2011
"ART WALK L.A. & LIVE PAINTING by Nampei Kaneko
"

Will be held at NORBERTELLEN Gallery located at 215 W. 6th St., #110 Los Angeles, CA  U.S.A. [MAP]
Thursday, April 14th, 6pm – 10pm L.A. Art Walk and LIVE PAINTING by Mr. Nampei Kaneko!
Saturday, April 16th, 6pm – 9pm Special Artists Reception for Nampei Kaneko visiting from Japan.
Photos of the April, 2011 Artists Reception for Nampei Kaneko can be viewed here:
PHOTOS of L.A. Art Walk July14, 2011


 

Over 100 pieces of Artwork flown over from Japan

Ryohei Yamashita's Portfolio Page KUNTA's Portfolio Page Aya Jine's Portfolio Page Nampei Kaneko's Portfolio Page Taka Yamaguchi's Portfolio Page Order ART as 1 Vol. 3 book from Amazon

October 9th – 10th, 2010
ARTas1® "Art Exhibition in L.A. @ Royal/T"

Was held at Royal/T Art Space located at 8910 Washington Blvd., Culver City, CA  U.S.A.
Featured over 100 pieces of Artwork flown over from Japan for sale from $15 to $15,000.
Works from all 40 members of the ARTas1® Vol. 3 book were present at the book’s Pre-Release Party.
Five of the artists flew over from Japan to attend the event and three painted LIVE ART Performances and gave autographs.
Free Sushi, Sake, Wagashi, Books, T-Shirts, and other promotional goods were enjoyed by visitors.
A 14MP Sanyo Camera / HD Video Cam was awarded to one lucky "Fan" of our ARTas1 Facebook Page.
To see photos from the event please visit:
http://ARTas1.com/artas1event-2010-10/



June 19-22, 2006
ARTas1® at the International Li©encing Show

Was held at the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center located at 655 West 34th St., New York, NY  U.S.A.
Featuring works and portfolios from all 43 Japanese Visual Artists.
Solo both exhibited portfolios, products, and animations from all ARTas1 members.
Also conducted meetings for animation at the JETRO booth.

 


Over 50 pieces of artwork from 43 artists flown over from Japan

June, 2006
"ARTas1® in New York"

Was held at Taka Studio at 214 W 29th St., Manhattan, NY  U.S.A.
Featured over 50 pieces of Artwork flown over from Japan for sale from $200 to $8,000.
Works from all 43 members of the ARTas1® Vol. 1 book were present at the book’s Pre-Release Party.
Six of the artists flew over from Japan to attend the event and gave autographs.
To see photos of the event please visit:
http://ARTas1.com/artas1event-2006/



June 21st – 23rd, 2005
ARTas1® at the International Li©encing Show

Was held at the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center at 655 West 34th St., New York, NY  U.S.A.
Featuring works from some of the first ARTas1 Japanese Visual Artists at a booth hosted by JETRO.
To see photos of the event please visit:
http://ARTasONE.com/illust/info/report/event/NYlicensing/NYlicensing4.html

 



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