This Weekend: Tokyo Area Events For Dec 10-11

Art Events, Christmas Markets, And Fun In The City

By The Savvy Team
December 5, 2016
What's Happening

Gradually getting ready for the holiday season? Looking for some nice gifts or shopping inspiration? We see you nodding. Plenty of that happening this weekend in and around Tokyo, so take the chance and explore — in every sense of the word. Enjoy!

Art Appreciation

Dali Exhibition

One of the most renowned modern artists of the 20th century, Salvador Dali is known for his surreal art with a touch of pop. The exhibition, ending this week, brings 250 Dali collection pieces and related archives from around the world. Consider yourself invited to the fantastic and extraordinary world of Dali's eccentric art.

Date
Now through Mon, Dec. 12, 2016
Time
10 a.m. to 6 p.m. (Fridays, and Saturday until 8 p.m.)
Location
The National Art Center, Tokyo Special Exhibition Gallery 1E, 7-22-2 Roppongi, Minato, Tokyo
Fee
¥1,600 (adults), ¥1,200 (college students), ¥800 (high school students)

Art & About

Xmas Art Festa 2016

"Ginza galleries," a voluntary organization consisting of 37 galleries in the Ginza area, is launching a special festive event for art appreciators. "Xmas Art Festa" will have each participating gallery host the visitors with special exhibitions which showcase various artworks, from museum-class masterpieces such as Georges Rouault, Fujita, Kitaoji Rosanjin to approachable small works, from traditional pictures or potteries to contemporary arts. Among the participating galleries are Gallery Harota Fine Art, Taimei Gallery, Monji Fine Art Gallery and Gallery Nii Tokyo.

Date
Fri, Dec. 9-Sat, Dec. 17, 2016
Time
Depends on each gallery's business hours
Location
Ginza 5-chome, 6-chome, 7-chome and 8-chome. See each gallery's website for access information.
Fee
Free admission

 What are your plans for the weekend? If you’re organizing a fun or interesting event, or you know someone who is, contact us to get it listed!

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