Mika Ninagawa / Solo Exhibition “Beauty and Power by Mika Ninagawa”
June 15 – July 30, 2021
Daiwa Foundation Japan House, London, UK
【The Daiwa Anglo-Japanese Foundation invites you to an Artist Talk】
Mika Ninagawa in conversation with Dr Lena Fritsch(Curator of Modern & Contemporary Art at the Ashmolean Museum)
Date: July 13, 2021
Time: 12:00pm-1:00pm (UK time – BST) / 8:00pm-9:00pm (Japan time – GMT+9)
Free of charge, Booking essential
Mika Ninagawa has been awarded numerous photography awards, such as Kimura Ihei Award. She has directed a number of video works including the films “Sakuran” (2007), “Helter Skelter” (2012), “Diner”(2019) and “No Longer Human”(2019). Currently her original drama for Netflix, “Followers” is released in 190 countries worldwide. In 2008, her solo exhibition “Mika Ninagawa: Earthly Flowers, Heavenly Colors” toured several museums throughout Japan, attracting a total of 180,000 visitors. In 2010, Ninagawa published a monograph by Rizzoli N.Y. In 2012, Ninagawa won the Silver Prize at the Shindo Kaneto Awards with “Helter Skelter”. She held extensive solo exhibitions mainly in Asian cities such as Taipei and Shanghai where they gathered the greatest number of visitors in their history. Her solo exhibition “Into Fiction/Reality Mika Ninagawa” started its tour from Contemporary Art Museum Kumamoto in 2018 and will travel until 2021 throughout museums in Japan.
For more information on the artist, please see the following URL.