Montag, 22.11.2021, 16.00 Uhr Kunstuniversität Linz, Hauptplatz 6, Hörsaal D, 5. Stock, Linz
Nozomu Ogawa will discuss Art Center Ongoing, the alternative art space/cafe he founded in 2008 in Kichijyoji, Tokyo. Independently run without public funding since its founding, Art Centre Ongoing is one of the most active and notable art space/residency programs in Tokyo. The space hosts an international artist residency program, and holds bi-weekly exhibitions with public talks, workshops and live performances.
Born in 1976, Tokyo. Director of Art Center Ongoing. Graduated from Musashino Art University in 2001, and completed an MA from the Graduate School of Interdisciplinary Information Studies, University of Tokyo. From 2002 to 2006, he has organized an annual exhibition showcasing a diverse network of artists. In 2018, based on this network, he launched Art Center Ongoing, an art complex in Kichijoji.