Yokohama Triennale

September 8, 2008

September 13 – November 30, 2008
Yokohama, Japan


Preview: September 12 (Fri), 10am-8pm
Press Conference: September 12 (Fri), 1pm at Red Brick Warehouse No.1
Opening Reception: September 12 (Fri), 6pm at Osanbashi Hall
(Yokohama International Passenger Terminal)
Special Opening Program: September 13 (Sat) – September 15 (Mon)

The much-anticipated inauguration of Yokohama Triennale 2008: TIME CREVASSE will take place this upcoming Saturday, September 13. Various artists’ performances are held during the first weekend as part of the Special Opening Program, including the following:
(*Time/location will be announced on the website, if not indicated below)

Terrence Koh (White Silent Parade)
September 12th (Fri) 9:00pm*

Jompet and Waguri Yukio (Java’s Machine Phantasmagoria)
September 13th (Sat)* at Shinko Pier Exhibition Hall

September 13th (Sat)* at Shinko Pier Exhibition Hall

Jimmy Robert (Figure de style)
September 13th (Sat)* at NYK Waterfront Warehouse

Aki Sasamoto
September 13th (Sat)* and September 14th (Sun)* at NYK Waterfront Warehouse

Jorge Macchi and Edgardo Rudnitzky (Twilight)
September 13th (Sat) 10:30am, 11:00am, 11:30am, 1:30pm, 2:00pm, 2:30pm, and 3:00pm, at Sankeien Garden

Joan Jonas (Reading Dante)
September 13th (Sat) 10:30am at Red Brick Warehouse No. 1

Saburo Teshigawara (Fragment of Time)
September 13th (Sat) 1:00pm and 6:00pm at NYK Waterfront Warehouse

Christian Holstad and Claude Wampler
September 13th (Sat) 2:30pm at Red Brick Warehouse No. 1

Mathias Poledna with Steven Prina
September 13th (Sat) 4:00pm at Red Brick Warehouse No. 1

(Above schedule is subject to change.
The most recently updated calendar can be found on the official website) yokohamatriennale.jp/2008/en/event/calendar.

Artistic Director: Tsutomu Mizusawa
Curators: Daniel Birnbaum, Hu Fang, Akiko Miyake, Hans Ulrich Obrist, Beatrix Ruf

Main Venues: Shinko Pier Exhibition Hall, NYK Waterfront Warehouse (BankART Studio NYK), Red Brick Warehouse No.1
Other Venues: Sankeien Garden, Yokohama Landmark Plaza, Osanbashi Yokohama International Passenger Terminal, Yokohama China Town

Marina Abramović, Arakawa Ei with Mukai Mari, John M. Armleder, Matthew Barney, Jérôme Bel, Ulla von Brandenburg, Cao Fei, Paul Chan, chelfitsh (Okada Toshiki), Cho Minsuk and Joseph Grima with Storefront Team, Nikhil Chopra, Tony Conrad, Keren Cytter, Hanne Darboven, Trisha Donnelly, Michael Elmgreen & Ingar Dragset, Peter Fischli & David Weiss, Didier Fiúza Faustino, Luke Fowler and Tsunoda Toshiya, Mario García Torres, Douglas Gordon, Rodney Graham, Shilpa Gupta, Haino Keiji, Sharon Hayes, Christian Holstad, Cameron Jamie, Kuswidananto a.k.a Jompet, Joan Jonas, Miranda July, Mike Kelley, Hassan Khan, Pichet Klunchun, Terence Koh, Kosugi Takehisa, Mark Leckey, Tim Lee, Jorge Macchi and Edgardo Rudnitzky, Paul McCarthy, Jonathan Meese, Gustav Metzger, Naito Rei, Nakanishi Natsuyuki, Nakaya Fujiko, Hermann Nitsch, Ohmaki Shinji, Ono Yoko, Pak Sheung Chuen, Philippe Parreno, Falke Pisano, Michelangelo Pistoletto, Mathias Poledna, Stephen Prina, Nick Relph and Oliver Payne, Pedro Reyes, Jimmy Robert, Sasamoto Aki, Tino Sehgal, Tanaka Min, Teshigawara Saburo, Rirkrit Tiravanija, Tsui Kuang-Yu, Danh Vo, Tris Vonna-Michell, Claude Wampler, Cerith Wyn Evans

The Japan Foundation

City of Yokohama

NHK (Japan Broadcasting Corporation)

Asahi Shimbun

The Organizing Committee for the Yokohama Triennale

***For those without an invitation but wish to attend the preview, please apply for accreditation at the following URL within the next 24 hours. Accreditation will close at 12 midnight, September 10. yokohamatriennale.jp/2008/en/pr/registrants/new

Yokohama Triennale Office c/o The Japan Foundation
4-4-1 Yotsuya, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo 160-0004, Japan
Tel. +81-3-5405-8686 (9am–6pm)

Yokohama Triennale 2008

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September 8, 2008

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