Nov. 21 (Wed) - 25 (Sun) 13:00-19:00


Artist-in-Residence Program

November 22-25, we, ARCUS Project open 2018 resident artist's studios:
Cihad Caner, Erika Ceruzzi and Erica van Loon. We cordially invite you to come and join us as they share their works-in-progress of 110-day in Moriya, Ibaraki.

The resident artists will share the process and result of what they have been working on since their arrival. We will have Guided Tour for Kids with coordinators of ARCUS Project, Open Discussion with guests and Studio Guided Tour by Kodama Kanazawa (Guest Curator 2018). More special events' information is coming soon.

Please check related programs, visit our studios, and share your thoughts with the artists.
We are looking forward to enjoying this special event with you.


【Related programs】

Nov 21(Wed), 22 (Thu)17:30-, 23(Fri), 25(Sun) 15:00-, 24(Sat) 17:00- 〈20min〉
‘Demonst(e)rating the untamable monster’
Lecture performance by Cihad Caner

Nov. 21 (Wed), 22 (Thu), 24 (Sat)
Studio Guided Tour by Coordinators
[A]13:30 - 14:30
[B]15:00 - 16:00 *only [B] on the 24

Booking required by Nov. 17 (Sat)
※ This tour will be provided in Japanese only.

Nov. 24 (Sat)
13:30 - 14:30:
Guided Tour for Kids

For students of elementary and junior high school.
Booking required by Nov. 20 (Tue) 17:00 / Capacity: 15
※ This tour will be provided in Japanese only.

Nov. 23 (Fri), 25 (Sun)
13:30 - 15:00:
Studio Guided Tour × Kodama Kanazawa

16:00 - 18:00 :
Open Discussion, or Riddling Dialogue

[23 (Fri)]
Shin Kurosawa
[Vice Director, 21 st Century Museum of Contemporary Art, Kanazawa]

Tomoyo Sanbonmatsu
[Curator, The Museum of Modern Art, Kamakura & Hayama],

Hiroko Tasaka
[Curator, Tokyo Photographic Art Museum]

Arata Hasegawa [Independent Curator]
Kodama Kanazawa
[ARCUS Project Guest Curator 2018]   

[25 (Sun)]
Jun Igarashi [Curator, Arts Maebashi]
Mari Sawado
[Associate Curator, The Museum of Modern Art, Ibaraki],

Miyuki Tanaka [Curator / Producer]
Junya Yamamine
[Curator, Contemporary Art Center, Art Tower Mito]

Moderator:Kodama Kanazawa

Nov. 24 (Sat)
17:30 - 19:00:

Artists :
[Exchange Residency Program 2018]
Natsumi Aoyagi
Kazuya Takagawa

Nov. 25 (Sun)
18:00 - 19:00:
Closing Party
(Fee 500yen)


Studio Tour[A]or[B], Guided Tour for Kids,
are *Booking required. ※Sudio Tour booking was closed.
Please fill in「Title of event」as a subject on mail, and send to ;

Please inform your;
1. Day of event (time of Studio tour [A] or [B] *on the 24, only [B] )
2. Name (all member of attend)
3. Contact number/mail address
4. The attendance and their age (all member of attend for Guided Tour for Kids only)

Please inform the same information as above to ARCUS Studio (0297-46-2600) .
※ Kids tour will be provided in Japanese only.
Deadline:Nov. 20 (Tue)


Program and timetable are subject to change.

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【 Resident Artist 2018 】
Cihad Caner [Turkey]

Erika Ceruzzi [USA]

Erica van Loon [The Netherlands]

【 Guest Curator 2018 】
Kodama Kanazawa
Independent Curator/ Senior Deputy Director of Curatorial Affairs, Towada Art Center