The Jean Pigozzi African Art Collection
VIVE L’AFRIQUE, agnès b. showroom, Tokyo, Japan
from 29/05/2006 to 31/07/2006
From 27 May to 31 August, the Tokyo Mori Museum presents the Africa Remix, Exhibition presented last summer by the Pompidou Centre in Paris and including "Medicament City", a work by Kingelez on loan from agnès b., a great lover of African art. At the same time the "agnès b. showroom", the designer's new exhibition area in Tokyo, will present "Vive lAfrique" (Long live Africa) an exhibition of works by artists from the agnès b. galerie du jour (Paris), including the photographers Seydou Keïta and Malik Sidibé. The "conte du barbu" (story of the bearded man), a new series of drawings by Fréderic Bruly Bouabré will also be presented to the public for the first time. The agnès b. stores will also be giving a high profile to Africa with African prints as well as exclusive re-issues of Bruly Bouabré's artists' tee-shirts.
agnès b. showroom, Ark Yagi Hills, 1-8-7, Roppongi, Minato-ku, Tokyo
from 10 am to 6:30 pm, except on weekends and bank holidays
Link to the exhibition website