MAMC Welcome Party

It is that time of year, again! This year's MAMC Welcome Party will be held at the "Annette Messager: The Messengers" exhibition. There will be a gallery tour joined by Takahashi Keiko, one of our MAMC Honorary Members, and a live performance by an electronica band. Please join us for what promises to be a hot summer celebration of art and music!

DATE & TIME: Tuesday 26 August, 2008 / 19:00-22:00
(Admission Starts at 18:45-)
VENUE: Mori Art Museum (Mori Tower 53F)
SUPPORT: agns b., BOSE
ATTENDANCE: Open to all MAMC Individual Members
Friend/Student/Artist: members only
Fellow: up to 1 guest
Benefactor: up to 2 guests
ADMISSION: Free for all participants
* ATTENTION * •Members and their guests must enter at the same time.
Please note that entrance procedure may take some time if you are joining or renewing your membership on the day.
(MAM Information Opening Hours: 10:00-21:00)

[Gallery Tour "Annette Messager: gathering the threads of life"]

SPEAKERS:  Takahashi Keiko (Actress; MAMC Honorary member)
Osaka Eriko (Artistic Director, Mori Art Museum)
TIME: 19:15- (tour will take approximately 60 minutes)
* For those who wish to join the tour, please gather at the entrance hall on Mori Tower 53F, five minutes prior to the announced starting time. Advance reservations are not necessary.

[Live Performance by organ-o-rounge(music) + Matsumoto Chikara(animation)]

TIME: 20:45-
VENUE:  Gallery 1, Mori Art Museum
* The event will be standing only. Please make your way to the venue before the announced starting time.
<Matsumoto Chikara>
Born 1967 in Tokyo. Graduated from Tama Art University. Creates animations using low-level technology, in particular hand-drawn, video animation. Exhibits internationally, and also holds public workshops as part of his "Picture Scroll Machine" series.
Electronica band consisting of Honda Hiroshi (vocal), Goto Koshin (guitar) and Koyama Tomonari (programming). Received wide acclaim for contribution to the agns b. Paris Collection in 2006, and to H.P. FRANCE BIJOUX. 5th album"cos mos" was released in June, 2008.

A report of the event