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KAWAMATA Installation Spui 2002 + Photo Archives 1986-2002: 32 Projects by LEO VAN DER KLEIJ

24 October 2002 - 18 January 2003
Stroom, haags centrum voor beeldende kunst:
Spui 193-195, 2511 Den Haag, The Netherlands
Tel: +31-(0)70-3358985, Fax: +31-(0)70-3617962, e-mail:

Ideas for Projects

23 October - 20 December 2002
Annely Juda Fine Art: 23 Dering Street, London, United Kingdom
Tel: +44-(0)20-7629-7578, Fax: +44-(0)20-7491-2139

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Observation Balcony

Opening for Tadashi Kawamata Work on Saturday 11 May.
Chambre 407, Hôtel des Arts, Neuchâtel, Switzerland

"One of the quiet hotel room, just beside
the main entrance of the exposition,
do invite the visitors who came to see
the Expo.02 to stay one night, look back,
think and describe about the exposition."
Tadashi Kawamata

This room accepts any visitors as normal hotel guests.
Please contact to the hotel directly if you wish to stay
this room.

This room exisdts during the period of;

Exposition Nationale Suisse
15 May - 20 October 2002
Exposition Nationale Suisse: Place de la Gare 4,
CH-2002 Neuchâtel, Switzerland
Tel: +41-(0)32-726-2200,

(More photos on Japanese page.)

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Exhibition: 3 (Sat) November 2001 - 14 (Mon) January 2002, 9:30 -18:30 (entry by 18:00)
Closed Monday except 24 Dec. and 14 Jan., 25 Dec., and 27 Dec. to 3 Jan.
Art Tower Mito Contemporary Art Center: Gokencho 1-6-8, Mito, Ibaraki, Japan, tel +81.(0)29.227.8120
Addmission: \800

Tadashi Kawamata: Daily News; Web in Progress-

Artist Talk: 3 (Sat) November 2001, 14:30-15:30, in Art Tower Mito Contemporary Art Center Exhibition Room

3 Day Lecture on Kawamata: Coordination by Makoto Murata, Art Journalist
6 to 8 lectures in 23 (Fri), 24 (Sat) and 25 (Sun)
in Art Tower Mito Contemporary Art Center Exhibition Room

Related Event
Tadashi Kawamata: Book in Progress; Daily News:
12 (Fri) October - 25 (Sun) November 2001, 11:00-20:00 / Admission free
NADiff: URL:
Jingumae 4-9-8-B1, Shibuya, Tokyo, Japan, tel +81.(0)3.3403.8814, e-mail:
Book in Progress: Tadashi Kawamata; Daily News: published in November 2001 by INAX Publishing Co., Tokyo

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Work in Progress: Project in Toyota City 2002
Workshop: 9 (Sat) November 2002, 10:00 - 16:00, at Parking lot terrace (if rain in the studio) of Toyota Municipal Museum of Art
Exhibition: 1 October - 23 December 2002, 10:00 - 17:30, at Toyota Municipal Museum of Art Exhibition Room 3
For further information, please contact to
Toyota Municipal Museum of Art: 8-5-1 Kosaka Honcho, Toyota, Aichi>
tel +81.(0)565.34.6611 fax +81.(0)565.31.4983 e-mail:

Work in Progress: Project in Toyota City 2001
Exhibition: 27 June - 2 September 2001 at Toyota Municipal Museum of Art Exhibition Room 8
Talk by Tadashi Kawamata: 16 (19:00 - 20:30) and 17 (13:30 - 15:00) Auguat 2001 in Toyota City
Symposium: 18 August 2001, 14:00 - 17:00 at Lecture Hall, Toyota Museum of Art
Panelists: Yasuo Kobayashi, Ayako Takahashi, Tadashi Kawamata and Masahiro Aoki; MC: Yoko Nose

For further information about Talk and Symposium, please contact to
Toyota Municipal Museum of Art: 8-5-1 Kosaka Honcho, Toyota, Aichi
tel +81.(0)565.34.6611 fax +81.(0)565.31.4983 e-mail:

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Plan in Progress

Project: February - April 2001.
Sert Gallery at the Carpenter Center, Harvard University Graduate School of Design, Boston

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Other Information

A Muse Land 2003
18 December 2002 - 26 January 2003
at Hokkaido Museum of Modern Art: Kita 1 Jo Nishi 17 Chome, Chuo, Sapporo, Hokkaido
Tel: +81-(0)11-644-6881

Shanghai Biennale 2002
22 November 2002 - 28 January 2003
at Shanghai Art Museum and Shaghai Art Gellery

Twelve Japanese Artists from the Venice Biennale 1952-2001
5 October - 8 December 2002
Art Tower Mito Contemporary Art Center: Gokencho 1-6-8, Mito, Ibaraki, Japan,
Tel +81-(0)29-227-8120

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2002 Busan Biennale Tadashi Kawamata "Korea-Japan Coal Mine Houses Exchange Project"
Related project with
Coal Mine Tagawa
15 September - 17 November 2002
at Busan Metropolita Art Museum: 1413 Woo-dong, Haeundaeu-gu, Busan, Republic of Korea 612-020
Busan Biennale Organizing Committee, Busan City Hall, 1000 Yeonsan-5 Dong, Yeonje-Gu, Busan, Republic of Korea 611-735
Tel: +82-(0)51-888-6691 to 5, Fax:+82-(0)51-888-6693, e-mail:

"Fayuca" Temporary Existence
10 August - 15 September 2002
Ex Teresa Arte Actual: Lic. Verdad Num. 8, Centro Historico, 06060 Mexico, D. F.
URL:" (Spanish only. Please click "Arte", then "Ex Teresa Arte Actual".)
Information: Toshio Shimizu Office, Higashi-Shinagawa 5-21-13-606, Shinagawa, Tokyo
Tel: +81-(0)3-5447-2891, Fax: +81-(0)3-5447-2892, e-mail:
"Temporary Existence" Report Meeting
Tuesday 15 October 2002, 6 pm - 8 pm at Spiral Room, Spiral 6th Floor, Minamiaoyama 5-6-23, Minato, Tokyo, Tel: 03-3498-1171
Tadashi Kawamata, Goro Hirata, and Toshio Shimizu (MC)
Admission 1,000 yen (Student 500 yen)
Information: Ms. Eri Nakamura at Toshio Shimizu Office, e-mail:

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more photos on Japasnese page.
Workshop: 22 - 28 July 2002
Symposium: Saturday 27 July 2002, 15:30-17:30
...Panelists: Masahiro Aoki [chief curator, Toyota Municipal Museum of Art]; Midori Saki [vice president, Ibi Kindergarten]; Kiyotaka Miyazaski [assistant professor, Waseda University];
...................Yuji Moro [assistant professor, pedagogy, University of Tsukuba]; and Tadashi Kawamata
at Ibi Kindergarten: Ibikuroishi 2113-2, Ibigawacho Ibi-gun, Gifu Pref.
Tel +81-(0)585-22-6008, Fax +81-(0)585-22-6506, e-mail:
URL: (Japanese only)

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"Absent Racetrack" Tokachi International Art Exhibition: Demeter
13 July - 23 September 2002
Demeter Secretariat: Obihiro, Hokkaido Tel +, Fax +, e-mail:
Website by Kawamata's old friend Mr. Takebe (Japanese only) is

Tadashi Kawamata in Den Haag (Lecture with Leo van der Kleij)
Thursday 16 May, from 14:00
at Koninklijker Academie van Beeldende Kunsten:Prinsessegracht 4, 2514 AN Den Haag, The Netherlands / Tel: +31-(0)70-3154736 / URL:
Organization: Stroom, haags centrum voor beeldende kunst, URL:

The 6th Kitakyushu Biennale
Story about the Beginning of Things
11 April - May 2002, 9:30-17:30(doors open until 17:00) / closed Monday ( ecception: opened Monday 29 April / closed Tuesday 30 April)
Kitakyushu Municipal Museum of Art / e-mail:

Architecture Lecture Series
Tadashi Kawamata "Artless: the Site Specific Projects"
25 April 2002, 19:00-
Valley Life Sciences Building, University of Calfornia, Berkeley, USA | Tel: +1-510-642-0831

ars gallery Opening Exhibition
24 April - 12 May 2002, 30-19:00
ars gallery, Ars Omotesando, Jingumae 5-13-1, Shibuya, Tokyo, Tel: 03-3499-1113, e-mail:
Group Exhibition. Kawamata's small maquettes are shown.

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All about Your Chikuho
30 January - 3 March 2002, 09:30-17:30, entry open by17:00; closed Monday except 11 Feb; closed 12 Feb.
Tagawa Museum of Art: Shin-machi 11-56, Tagawa Fukuoka, Tel.0947.42.6161
Addmission: Adult \600, highschool and collage student with ID \400, junior and junir hischool student \200
Group Exhibititon: exhibiting Kawamata's maquettes and document panels about "Coal Mine Tagawa" with other artists' works related to Chikuho.

Artistic Session: Tadashi Kawamata
25 January 2002, Sat., 18:45-20:30 / Admission \500.
Tokyo Women's Plaza Hall: Jingumae 5-53-67, Shibuya, Tokyo
Information: Saison Art Program, Tel 03.5464.0197

21 September - 21 Pctober 2001
Centre for Contemporary Art Ujazdowski Castle: Al. Ujazdowskie 6, Warsaw, Poland

Field Institute Hombroich Yuko Shiraishi, Katsuhito Nishikawa and Tadashi Kawamata
Opening: 1-3 June 2001

Tadashi Kawamata Installation and Catalogue Fair
5 May - 17 June 2001
NADiff: Jingumae 4-9-8-B1, Shibuya, Tokyo, Japan / tel +81.(0)3.3403.8814
URL: (Japanese)

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