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November 28, 2018

21 November 2018 – 22 April 2019 / Sabatini Building, Floor 1, Museo Reina Sofia, Madrid

Two of Tajiri's sculptures, the Vipers Film and a photo reportage by Sabine Weiss that show Tajiri creating his 'one-day sculptures', are now on show in the exhibition: Lost, Loose...

November 7, 2018

Shinkichi Tajiri’s wallpaper design ‘Lousiana’ designed and printed in 1954 at Rasch & Co is now part of the V&A Pattern: 100 Postcards box. This box contains 100 unique postcards with different patterns from the eclectic collections of the Victoria and Albert Museum....

March 12, 2018

Shinkichi Tajiri at The Mayor Gallery, London

stand 451 from March 10 - 18 2018.

Tower of Babel, 1972

Bronze with brass sphere

65 x Ø25 cm
25 ½ x Ø9 ⅞ inches

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October 31, 2017

Installation view of the exhibition: Shinkichi Tajiri at the Blum & Poe gallery in Tokyo.

September 8 - October 21, 2017

Photo's by Nishimura.

September 4, 2017

8 September - 21 October 2017

Blum & Poe is pleased to present an exhibition of sculpture by Japanese-American, Los Angeles-born Shinkichi Tajiri. His first in Tokyo in over fifty years, this presentation marks a posthumous return to the artist's ancestral place of orig...

June 29, 2017

29June -19 November 2017

Alphawood Gallery has partnered with the Japanese American Service Committee (JASC) to produce the Gallery’s first original exhibition,Then They Came for Me: Incarceration of Japanese Americans during WWII and the Demise of Civil Liberties. This...

May 21, 2017

The almost completely renovated park offers a beautiful setting for the exhibition Beelden 2017. Numerous monumental works have been included in the exhibition, giving the park the character of a large outdoor museum. This year, 70 artists exhibit about 80 outside scul...

May 19, 2017

The fifth edition of the International Sculpture Biennial Amsterdam, ARTZUID 2017, will take place from 19 May – 17 September, 2017. Curator Rudi Fuchs presents 65 abstract sculptures of post war artists on the Apollolaan, Minervalaan, Churchilllaan and the Zuidas busi...

March 10, 2017

Visit Shinkichi Tajiri's Ronin, 2002, at The Mayor Gallery on the TEFAF 2017 (10 - 19 March 2017) in Maastricht.

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February 15, 2017

From 15 February - 30 March 2017 the works of Shinkichi Tajiri will be on show at The Mayor Gallery in London.

Shinkichi Tajiri (b. 1923 Los Angeles, USA – d. 2009 Baarlo, The Netherlands) is primarily a sculptor who plays with the themes of violence and eroticism in me...

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