Japanese Art Exhibitions and Events during Asia Week 2015: Members of the Japanese Art Dealers Association, Affiliated Galleries, Museums and Societies

Soga Shōhaku (1730–1781), Crane and Rising Sun; Edo period, 18th century; color and ink on paper; H.  18 1/2 x W.  28 in.  (47.0 x 71.0 cm).
Soga Shōhaku (1730–1781), Crane and Rising Sun; Edo period, 18th century; color and ink on paper; H. 18 1/2 x W. 28 in. (47.0 x 71.0 cm).
(Koichi Yanagi Oriental Fine Arts)
Artist unknown, Places Along the Tokaido.  Pair of six-panel screens; ink, mineral colors, gofun, and gold on paper with gold leaf; Edo period, circa 1800; H.  66¾ x W.  146½ in.  each (169.5 x 372.1 cm).
Artist unknown, Places Along the Tokaido. Pair of six-panel screens; ink, mineral colors, gofun, and gold on paper with gold leaf; Edo period, circa 1800; H. 66¾ x W. 146½ in. each (169.5 x 372.1 cm).
(Courtesy Erik Thomsen Gallery. )

Asia Week 2015 kicks off on Friday, March 13, marking the beginning of a week that will see over 50 gallery exhibitions in addition to museum shows, auctions, and lectures.  Over a dozen exhibitions of Japanese art are part of Asia Week, which brings to New York City thousands of curators, art historians, collectors, aficionados and dealers. 

Following is a list of Japanese art exhibitions by the Japanese Art Dealers Association (JADA), the association's affiliated galleries, museums, and societies.  Most exhibitions are free.

Group Exhibition

JADA 2015: An Exhibition by the Japanese Art Dealers Association
March 14, 11 am – 5 pm; March 15 – March 16, 11 am – 6 pm
Ukrainian Institute of America, 2 E. 79 St., New York, NY 10075
Tel. 212.222.4688
decker06@gmail.com | www.jada-ny.org


Exhibitions by Members of JADA

Erik Thomsen Gallery
Taisho Era Screens and Scrolls
March 14 – 21, 10 am – 6 pm daily; March 23 – April 3, Mon.-Fri., 10 am – 5 pm
23 E. 67 St., New York, NY 10065
Tel. 212.288.2588 | Fax 212.535.6787
info@erikthomsen.com | www.erikthomsen.com

Koichi Yanagi Oriental Fine Arts
Kokon Biannual ’15
March 10 – April 3
17 E. 71 St., 4th Fl., New York, NY 10021
Tel. 212.744.5577 | Fax 212.744.6865
kokon@earthlink.net | www.jada-ny.org

Leighton R. Longhi, Inc. Oriental Fine Art
Masterworks of Japanese Art

By appointment
Tel. 212.722.5745 | Fax 212.996.0721
longhiart@aol.com | www.leightonlonghi.com

Mika Gallery
Prehistoric to Contemporary Japanese Art
March 10 – March 18, 10 am – 5 pm
595 Madison Ave., 8th Fl., New York, NY 10022
Tel. 212.888.3900 | Fax 212.888.3906
info@MikaGallery.com | www.MikaGallery.com

Sebastian Izzard LLC Asian Art
Paintings and Prints of the Floating World
March 14 – 20, 11 am – 5 pm
17 E. 76 St., 3rd Fl., New York, NY 10021
Tel. 212.794.1522 | Fax 212.794.2160
info@izzardasianart.com | www.izzardasianart.com


Affiliated Galleries

BachmannEckenstein | JapaneseArt
Japanese Art & Photography | Pre-modern and beyond
March 14 – 18, 11 am – 6 pm, daily; Opening March 13, 5 – 9 pm
Gallery Schlesinger, 24 E. 73 St., 2nd Fl. New York 10021
Tel. 212.734.3600
Note: To contact prior to Asia Week:
Hardstrasse 45, 4052 Basel, Switzerland
Tel. + 41 61 373 06 24 | Fax + 41 61 373 06 26
email@BachmannEckenstein.com | www.BachmannEckenstein.com

Floating World Gallery
The Color of Desire: Crimson in Japanese Prints
March 14 – 21, 10 am – 5 pm and by appointment
27 E. 67 St., 3rd Fl. New York, NY 10021
Tel. 312.543.2443
Note: To contact prior to Asia Week:
1925 Halstead St., Chicago, IL 60614
Tel. 312.587.7800 | Fax 312.575.3565
artwork@floatingworld.com | www.floatingworld.com

Giuseppe Piva Japanese Art
Japanese Works of Art
March 13 – 21, 10 am – 6 pm daily
Adam Williams Fine Art, 24 E. 80 St., New York, NY 10021
Tel. 212.249.4987
Note: To contact prior to Asia Week:
Via San Damiano 2, Milano, Italy 20122
Tel. + 39 02 3656 4455
info@giuseppepiva.com | www.giuseppepiva.com

Hiroshi Yanagi Oriental Art
New Acquisitions
March 13, 10 am – 8:30 pm; March 14 – 21, 10 am – 6 pm
Arader Galleries, 1016 Madison Ave., 2nd Fl., New York, NY 10021
Tel. 212.628.7625 or 212.735.8811
Note: To contact prior to Asia Week:
241-1 Nakano-cho, Shinmonzen-dori, Higashiyama-ku, Kyoto 605-0082, Japan
Tel. + 81 75 551 4128 | Fax + 81 75 551 6906
h-yanagi@art.plala.or.jp | www.h-yanagi.com


Onishi Gallery
HERITAGE: Contemporary Japanese Ceramics and Metalwork
March 13 – 21, 10 am – 6 pm
Erarta Galleries, 1043 Madison Ave., 1st Fl., New York, NY 10075
Tel. 917 214 8108
info@onishigallery.com | www.onishigallery.com

Ronin Gallery
Ukiyo-e & The Japanese Tattoo Tradition: Exploring the Art ofTtattoo from the Traditional to the Innovative in Woodblock Prints, Contemporary Photography, Painting, and Mixed Media
March 5 – April 30, Mon – Fri 11 am – 6 pm, Sat 11 am – 4 pm
425 Madison Ave., New York, NY 10017
Tel. 212.688.0188
ronin@roningallery.com | www.roningallery.com

Scholten Japanese Art
Kacho Fugetsu: Natural Beauty in Japanese Art
March 12 – 21, 11 am – 5 pm
145 W. 58 St., Suite 6D
Tel. 212.585.0474 | Fax 212.585.0475
info@scholten-japanese-art.com | www.scholten-japanese-art.com

The Art of Japan
Fine Japanese Prints, Edo to Taisho/Showa Periods
March 13, 11 am – 7 pm; March 14, 11 am – 6 pm; March 15 – 16, 11 am - 5 pm
The Mark Hotel, 25 E. 77 St., Suite 215, New York, NY 10075
Tel. 206.369.2139 or 206.859.9940
Note: To contact prior to Asia Week:
PO Box 432, Medina, WA 98039
Tel. 206.369.2139 | Tel. 206.859.9940
info@theartofjapan.com | www.theartofjapan.com


Affiliated Galleries: Auction Houses

Bonhams
Fine Japanese and Korean Works of Art
Auction: March 18, 2015
Exhibition: March 13, 10 am – 5 pm; March 14 – 15, 12 pm to 5 pm;
March 16 – 17, 10 am – 5 pm
580 Madison Ave., New York NY 10022
Tel. 212.461.6516 | Fax 212.644.9009
Jeff.Olson@bonhams.com; Caroline.Gill@bonhams.com | www.bonhams.com

Museums and Societies

Asia Society Museum
Buddhist Art of Myanmar
Takahiro Iwasaki: In Focus
725 Park Ave., New York, NY 10021
Tel. 212.288.6400
www.asiasociety.org 
Tues. – Sun., 11 am – 6 pm and until 9 pm on Fridays from September through June
Admission: $12 adults, $10 seniors, $7 students with ID. Free for members and persons under 16 and on Fridays from 6 pm to 9 pm, audio tour included.

Japan Society Gallery
Life of Cats: Selections from the Hiraki Ukiyo-e Collection
333 E. 47 St., New York, NY
Tel. 212.832.1155
www.japansociety.org 
Tues. – Thurs, 11 am – 6 pm; Fri., 11 am – 9 pm; Sat. and Sun., 11 am – 5 pm. Closed Mondays and major holidays.
Admission: $12 adults, $10 students and seniors. Japan Society members and children under 16 free. Admission is free to all on Friday nights from 6 pm – 9 pm.

The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Discovering Japanese Art: American Collectors and the Met
Fifth Ave. at 82 St., New York, NY 10028
Tel. 212.535.7710
www.metmuseum.org
Sun. – Thurs., 10 am – 5:30 pm; Fri. – Sat., 10 am – 9 pm
Recommended admission: $25 adults, $17 seniors (65 and older), and $12 students.
Free to Members and children under 12 accompanied by an adult.


Asia Week Lecture

A Social History of Japanese Gardens in North America, with Special Focus on New York
Kendall H. Brown, Ph.D., Professor of Asian Art History in the Art Department at California State University Long Beach
March 15, 12:00 Noon
Marymount School, 1026 Fifth Ave., between 83 and 84 Streets, New York, NY 10028
Admission: Free – Ticketed Event. For tickets: japaneseartsoc@yahoo.com
or 917 658-3955.
Note: The lecture is organized by the Japanese Art Society of America and will be preceded by the society’s annual meeting.

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