05-28-2013 | News
Tawara Yusaku (Japanese, 1932-2004), Untitled, Ichi ,from Sora series, May 10, 2001, ink on paper, image: 5-5/8 x 4-1/8 in, framed: 20-3/8 x 15-3/8 x 1-1/2 in., Indianapolis Museum of Art, Martha Delzell Memorial Fund, © Tawara Yusaku
Asia Society Texas Center has enlisted Mercury–The Orchestra Redefined, with director, Antoine Plante, to open the center’s major exhibition of the work of Tawara Yusaku. Universe Is Flux: The Art of Tawara Yusaku opens for the first time in Texas on June 19th and will feature the Japanese artist’s ink on paper works.
Japanese-inspired light bites and sweets will be served, along with tea provided by Té House of Tea and organic traditionally-crafted saké by Texas Saké Company. Guests will enjoy a special program of period-instrument-played contemplative music inspired by Tawara’s work and philosophy. A cash bar will also be available.
WHAT: Universe Is Flux: The Art of Tawara Yusaku
WHEN: Public Opening Reception: Wednesday, June 19, 2013, 7-9PM; Exhibit on View: June 19 – September 15, 2013
WHERE: Asia Society Texas Center, Louisa Stude Sarofim Gallery, 1370 Southmore Boulevard, Houston, 77004
COST: Free admission