Thursday, November 20, 2008

Museum of Contemporary Art, Tokyo

Photos of the Museum of Contemporary Art, Tokyo.  "Neotropicalia", is a special exhibition celebrating 50 years of diplomatic relations between Japan and Brazil.  Outside Japan, Brazil has become one of the most popular destinations for Japanese migrants.  

Neotropicalia considers the perceptions of Argentina from contemporary Brazilian artists.  The most noted themes are explosive colour, and organic subject matters.
The second photographic exhibition, portrays the modern metropolis; Tokyo and the Urban cityscape; Argentina from two local artists.  The photo are presented as mono-landscapes, where the viewer must make up his/her mind as to the origins of the art.

MOT; Permanent collection  - new acquisition.
Excerpt from Neotropicalia, third room.