What has Roppongi Art Night aimed for in its creative efforts?
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Roppongi Art Night was born in 2009, after Roppongi Hills was born in 2003, the National Art Center, Tokyo and Tokyo Midtown were born in 2007, and the functions and character of the city were changing. Only two days of exhibition period, and the style of core time from sunset to dawn is one of the most unique regional art festivals in Japan. At night, installations dramatically change the familiar urban landscape, and dynamic events encourage people to release adrenaline. That exquisite blend may have grown the festival to this end. In order to explore the transformation in the Covid-19 calamity, we will verify what kind of will this festival started and what it has aimed for.
Katsuhiko Hibino (Professor at Tokyo University of the Arts), Yusaku Imamura(Professor at Tokyo University of the Arts), Eriko Osaka (Director General at The National Art Center, Tokyo), Hiroyuki Usui (Roppongi Shopping District Association),
Facilitator / Takashi Takemura (Planning of Roppongi Art Night)
ROPPONGI ART NIGHT SPIN-OFF PROJECT