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Museum of Contemporary Art Tokyo (MOT)

Public Institution
Museum of Contemporary Art Tokyo (MOT)
Metropolitan Kiba Park, 4-1-1 Miyoshi, Koto-ku
135-0022 Tokyo
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Opening hours:
Tu, We, Th, Fr, Sa, Su  10:00-18:00

to top Institutions highest ranked artists:
Artist Rank
Roy Lichtenstein  21
Nam June Paik  41
David Hockney  64
Jeff Koons  81
Pipilotti Rist  138

to top Artists most exhibited:
Artist Rank
Oscar Oiwa  2478 6
Yayoi Kusama  35 4
On Kawara  113 4
Yoko Ono  71 4

to top Institution's artists also shown at:
  Leo Castelli Gallery, USA 87 4
  Museum of Modern Art (MoMA), USA 54 16
  André Emmerich Gallery, USA 41 2
  L.A. Louver Gallery, USA 37 4
  Richard Gray Gallery, USA 37 4

 Public exhibitions   2
05.03. - 29.05. (1 day remaining)
Description Group showMot Collection

05.03. - 29.05. (1 day remaining)
Description Group showMot Annual 2016 Loose Lips Save Ships
Foundation year: 1995
Yutokutaishi Akiyama  1935
Cai Guo-Qiang  1957, CN
Do-ho Suh  1962, KR
Fang Lijun  1963, CN
Sam Francis  1923-1994, US
Noritoshi Hirakawa  1960, JP
David Hockney  1937, UK
Kyo Ikebe  1937, JP
Kosho Ito  1932, JP
Tadashi Kawamata  1953, JP
Jeff Koons  1955, US
Roy Lichtenstein  1923-1997, US
Torao Makino  1890-1946, JP
Yoko Matsumoto  1936, JP
Tatsuo Miyajima  1957, JP
Chihiro Mori  1978, JP
Mariko Mori  1967, JP
Yasumasa Morimura  1951, JP
Sadamasa Motonaga  1922, JP
Kaita Murayama  1896-1919, JP
Minoru Nakahara  1893-1990, JP
Hiroshi Nakamura  1932, JP
Kazumi Nakamura  1956, JP
Yoshitomo Nara  1959, JP
O Jun  1956, JP
Shinro Ohtake  1955, JP
Oscar Oiwa  1965, US, BR
Taro Okamoto  1911-1996, JP
Toshinobu Onosato  1912-1986, JP
Nam June Paik  1932-2006, US, KR
Ad Reinhardt  1913-1967, US
Pipilotti Rist  1962, CH
Shozo Shimamoto  1928-2013, JP
Akira Shimizu  1936, JP
Ushio Shinohara  1932, JP
Kazuo Shiraga  1924-2008, JP
Naoki Suwa  1954, JP
Toeko Tatsuno  1950, JP
Makoto Ueno  
Fuyuki Yamakawa  1973, JP
Yukinori Yanagi  1959, JP
Tadanori Yokoo  1936, JP
Katsuro Yoshida  1943-1999, JP
 Previous Exhibitions   86
Description Solo showYoko Ono: From My Window
Description Group showTokyo -Sensing The Cultural Magma Of The Metropolis
  Solo showOscar Niemeyer - The Man Who Built Brasilia
Description Group showAn Art Exhibition for Children : Whose place is this?
Description Group showPostwar Art in Close-up
  Group showTime of others
  Solo showSayoko Yamaguchi - The Wearist Clothed in the Future
  Group showCollection Becoming
  Solo showGabriel Orozco-Inner Cycles
  Solo showKishio Suga - Situated Latency
  Group showConstellations - Practices for Unseen Connections/Discoveries

Description and image Solo showAround Michel Gondry's World
  Group showSeeking New Genealogies-Bodies / Leaps / Traces
  Group showChronicle 1995
Description and image Group showThe Marvelous Real - Contemporary Spanish And Latin American Art From The Musac Collection
  Group showMot Annual 2014 - Fragments — Incomplete Beginnings

  Solo showTokujin Yoshioka - Crystalize
  Group showBUNNY SMASH design to touch the world
  Solo showFrancis Al˙s. Gibraltar Focus
  Solo showYuki Katsura - A Fable

  Group showTokyo Art Meeting (III) Art & Music—search For New Synesthesia
  Group showMot Annual 2012 - Making Situations, Editing Landscapes
  Group showFuture Beauty: 30 Years of Japanese Fashion
  Solo showThomas Demand
  Solo showKyoji Takubo
  Solo showAy-O: Over the Rainbow Once More
  Solo showAtsuko Tanaka. The Art of Connecting

  Group showCloudscapes
  Group showBerlin 2000-2011: Playing among the Ruins
  Solo showL'Homme qui Plantait des Arbres
  Solo showKohei Nawa ‒ SYNTHESIS
  Solo showKyoji Takubo
  Group showMOT Annual 2011 - Nearest Faraway

  Group showTransformation
  Group showCatalysis for Life - New Language of Dutch Art & Design
  Solo showKarigurashi no Arrietty & Yohei Taneda Fusing Fantasy With Reality
  Solo showfrom fashion and back
  Group showCyber Arts Japan - Ars Electronica - 30 years for Art and Media Technology

  Solo showRebellion in Silence Dialogue between Raven and Whale
  Solo showKosho Ito - WORKS 1974-2009 _Order and Chaos
Description and image Solo showRyoji Ikeda +/-[the infinite between 0 and 1] 

Description Group showWhen Lives Become Form
  Group showA Quiet Gaze, Echoing Worlds
  Group showHugues Reip - Parallel worlds
  Solo showOscar Oiwa - The Dreams of a Sleeping World
  Solo showTadashi Kawamata - walkway
  Group showMOT Annual 2008 - Unraveling and Revealing

  Group showSpace for your Future
  Solo showLandscape: Yukihisa Isobe, Artitst-ecological Planner
  Solo showKazuo Oga
  Solo showMarlene Dumas - Broken White
  Solo showQiu Anxiong
  Solo showHiroshi Nakamura - Pictorial Disturbances

  Solo showShinro Ohtake
  Group showCollection of the Fondation Cartier pour l'art contemporain
  Group showPositioning - In the New Reality of Europe

  Solo showIsamu Noguchi
  Solo showGeorges Rouault from the Idemitsu Collection
  Solo showEnokura Koji - A Retrospective
  Group showMot Annual 2005: Life Actually"

  Solo showYes Yoko Ono
  Group showRemaking Modernism in Japan 1900-2000

  Solo showExploring Form
  Solo showIkko Tanaka: A Retrospective
  Solo showKatsura Funakoshi Works: 1980- 2003
  Solo showSam Francis from the Idemitsu Collection

  Solo showAll Things in the Universe
  Solo showPure Land

  Solo showTakashi Murakami
  Group showModerns by the Sumida River - Arts in Eastern Tokyo from the Late Nineteenth Century to the Present

  Solo showKumi Sugai
  Solo showMaking Things
  Group showGift of Hope

  Solo showLove Forever: Yayoi Kusama, 1958-1968/In Full Bloom: Yayoi Kusama, Years In Japan
  Solo showSentimental Photography, Sentimental Life
  Group showOut of Actions: Between Performance and the Object, 1949-1979

  Solo showSelf-Portrait as Art History 
  Solo showWhole and Parts 1964-1995

  Solo showJasper Johns - A Retrospective
  Solo showToward Whiteness, Intensity, Presence

  Solo showDavid Hockney: A Print Retrospective
  Solo showCindy Sherman
  Solo showAndy Warhol 1956-86: MIRROR OF HIS TIME
  Solo showMark Rothko

  Group showRevolution: Art of the Sixties from Warhol to Beuys
  Solo showAnthony Caro
Last update: 28 April 2016
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