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From Nirvana to Catastrophe – Matsuzawa Yutaka and his ‘Commune in Imaginary Space’

Exhibition / Japan
March 3, 2017 - April 22, 2017
Ota Fine Arts
6-6-9 Roppoingi
Minato-ku | Tokyo

Curated by Yoshiko Shimada, From Nirvana to Catastrophe: Matsuzawa Yutaka and his 'Commune in Imaginary Space' focuses on the period 1969 - 1973, which has been the most active years of Matsuzawa's activities. Reflecting on the exhibition Nirvana (1970), the pioneer of international exhibitions on Conceptualism in Japan, the exhibition traces the formation of Matsuzawa's thoughts and his idea of 'free commune' in a chronological order through nine document and material bodies. 

Grantee: Yoshiko Shimada

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