PIGMENT Operated by Warehouse TERRADA to Hold Workshops on Traditional Japanese Painting Techniques at Garage Museum of Contemporary Art in Moscow

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TOKYO--()--Warehouse TERRADA (Shinagawa, Tokyo/CEO: Yoshihisa Nakano) is pleased to announce that PIGMENT, our traditional art materials lab, will hold a series of workshops on Japanese painting techniques entitled “Workshops on Traditional Japanese Painting by PIGMENT T-ART ACADEMY” at the invitation of the Garage Museum of Contemporary Art in Moscow in the museum in the framework of the Public program for the exhibition Takashi Murakami.Under the Radiation Falls for four days on October 21st (Sat.), 22nd (Sun.), 28th (Sat.) and 29th (Sun.).

PIGMENT holds various “T-ART ACADEMY" workshops where participants learn professional techniques up close using a variety of carefully selected painting materials. At the workshops in October, Dr. Kei Iwaizumi, PIGMENT Lab Chief, and Sayu Hasegawa, artist and PIGMENT Art Material Expert, will serve as visiting instructors to demonstrate how to use natural pigments and washi-paper used in Japanese paintings, and the secrets of traditional techniques through workshops introducing kira-zuri (mica printing), tsugigami (collaging), mizu-uchiwa (Japanese style painting on water fan), and lectures on Japanese paintings.
In addition to these workshops, PIGMENT intends to undertake various initiatives in the future.

[Overview of the Workshops at Garage Museum of Contemporary Art] https://garagemca.org/ru/event/workshops-on-traditional-japanese-painting-by-pigment-t-art-academy-tokyo

Title: Workshops on Traditional Japanese Painting by PIGMENT T-ART ACADEMY
Time and Date: October 21st, 2017 (Sat.) Ryo-shi Kira-zuri (Mica Printing Technique)
October 22nd, 2017 (Sun.) Ryo-shi Tsugi (Collaging Technique)
October 28th, 2017 (Sat.) Mizu-Uchiwa (Japanese Style Painting on Water Fan)
October 29th, 2017 (Sun.) Lecture on Japanese Painting
* 3:00 P.M. to 6:00 P.M. on all days
Venue: Garage Glass Room, Garage Museum of Contemporary Art in Moscow
Instructors: Dr. Kei IWAIZUMI, PIGMENT Lab Chief
Sayu HASEGAWA, artist and PIGMENT Art Material Expert
 

Workshops are held in the framework of the Public program for the exhibition Takashi Murakami.Under the Radiation Falls

Link:

https://garagemca.org/en/event/public-program-for-the-exhibition-takashi-murakami-i-under-the-radiation-falls-i

 

[About PIGMENT] https://pigment.tokyo
PIGMENT is an art materials research lab connecting artistic expression both with tradition and the future, and develops the ingredients for that expression – colorants and adhesive vehicles for mixing paints, calligraphy brushes and paintbrushes – in a unique creativity center fusing an art academy and a museum with an art materials store. With pigments in 4500 hues, 200 varieties of aged ink sticks, 50 different vehicles for paint blending, it offers materials of rare and surpassing quality created with techniques from all times and places. Also, PIGMENT is taking unique approaches to research, educate and popularize “art materials,” their “usage,” and furthermore “expression” produced by this harmony.

[About Warehouse TERRADA]
Since the foundation in 1950, Warehouse TERRADA has been cultivating better storage techniques and making proactive action on the capital investment in order to store and preserve items under the best environment. Expanding our business beyond the traditional warehousing, we are currently pursuing the preservation and restoration technique to raise the value of stored items and pass it on to the next generations. We are also developing a business to create a hub to output the new culture by making a full use of our knowledge as a professional in space creation. Our storage technologies for items that require high expertise such as artworks, audio-visual media, and wines have been receiving a great reputation by each industry.

Company Name: Warehouse TERRADA
Main Business: Preserving/Safekeeping Business and Related Business
Representative: CEO, Yoshihisa Nakano
Address: 2-6-10 Higashi-Shinagawa, Shinagawa-ku, Tokyo 140-0002, Japan
Foundation: October 1950
URL: http://www.terrada.co.jp/

Contacts

[For Inquires, Press Only]
Warehouse TERRADA
PR Group
TEL: +81(0)3-5479-1651
pr@terrada.co.jp

Contacts

[For Inquires, Press Only]
Warehouse TERRADA
PR Group
TEL: +81(0)3-5479-1651
pr@terrada.co.jp