“POST FOSSIL” 2010.04.23 – 06.27

“POST FOSSIL: excavating 21st century creation”

New trends in the design world: This exhibition brings together more than 120 works by 66 creators.
Date:  from April 23rd until June 27th
Venue: 21_21 DESIGN SIGHT
Admission:  ¥1,000 (General) / ¥800 (university student) / ¥500 (high and junior high school student) / Free for ages 12 and under
Time: 11:00 – 20:00 (entrance until 19:30)
Address:  9-7-6 Akasaka, Minato-ku, Tokyo
Information: 03-3475-2121


Organized by Japanese Society of Commercial Space Designers
Date:  June 19th,  2010
For further information, contact Japanese Society of Commercial Space Designers
Tel. 03-5207-6707         E-mail: info@jcd.or.jp

Design Competition – Design Award 2009

Arthur & Sabrina: New Album Release 2010.06.04

Arthur Vital and Sabrina Hellmeister are releasing their new album: “A Rosa e o Girassol”.
They are part of the Brazilian immigrants generation who came to Japan and made their musical careers here.
The album produced by Takashi Horiuchi, points out the power of Arthur’s guitar playing and the authentic vocal interpretations of both singers for new and old songs.
Album Title: A Rosa e o Girassol
On sale from June 4th, 2010
Rambling Records
For further information, please visit http://www.myspace.com/arthuresabrina or http://www.rambling.ne.jp

Brazilian Film Director Nelson Pereira dos Santos Special Exhibition 2010.05.21-06.03


Special Film Exhibition
Nelson Pereira dos Santos
is a Brazilian movie director. He directed movies such as Vidas Secas (Barren Lives), based on the book with the same name by Brazilian writer Graciliano Ramos. He also directed Rio 40°(his first feature film) which was released in 1955. The film is a chronicle of life in the favelas of Rio de Janeiro, and it influenced several other directors, spurring the Cinema Novo moment.
Some of his movies presented in Cannes:
2004 – VIDAS SECAS  – Cannes Classics Director
1984 – MEMORIAS DO CARCERE – Section parallèle Director
1975 – O AMULETO DE OGUM – In Competition Director, Screenplay, Cinematography
1973 – QUEM E BETA? – Section parallèle Director
1971 – QU’IL ÉTAIT BON MON PETIT FRANÇAIS – How Tasty Was My Little Frechman –   Section parallèle Director
1970 – O ALIENISTA – In Competition Director, Screenplay
1964 – VIDAS SECAS – In Competition Director, Screenplay

Rio 40 Graus – 100 min
Vidas Secas (Barren Lives) – 105 min
O Amuleto de Ogum – 112 min
Tenda dos Milagres – 148 min
Estrada da Vida – Milionário e José Rico – 103 min
Memórias do Cárcere – 188 min
A Terceira Margem do Rio – 98 min
Casa Grande e Senzala – 228 min

Date:  May 25th to June 3rd, 2010 (10 days)
Admission fee:  ¥1,200 (One-session ticket)
¥3,000 (Three-session ticket)
Venue: Athénée Français Cultural Center
Address:  Athénée Français Cultural Center 4F
2-11 Kandasurugadai, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo
Acess:  7 min walk from Ochanomizu Sta/Suidobashi Sta
For further  information, call 03-3291-4339 (13:00 – 20:00)

ICONIC VISION 2010.06.04

Date:  June 4th, 2010 (Friday)
Venue:  Tokyo Salon (Las Chicas)
Time: 11pm till Late
Entrance fee: ¥2,000 (includes 1 drink)
Dress Code:  The paparazzi will be watching!

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