Japanese Avant-Garde Art Exhibition / Łaźnia 1
It has been exactly 50 years since Fluorescent Chrysanthemum was presented at the Institute of Contemporary Art in London. Selected works by Japanese avant-garde artists showcased at the time will soon be on display at ŁAŹNIA 1 CCA in Gdańsk, at the exhibition under the extended title Fluorescent Chrysanthemum Remembered.
The title of the exhibition refers to the fluorescent effects used in the works of Japanese artists and monshō (the Japanese equivalent of an emblem) in the form of a chrysanthemum. The exhibition at ŁAŹNIA 1 CCA will include photographs, films, calendars, books, vinyl record covers, graphic works, sheet music and documentation of the 1968 exhibition by Kohei Sugiura (designer of the London exhibition) and Katsushiro Yamagochi, among others.
From Friday, 14th of December 2018 until Sunday, 24th of February 2019
LOCATION ŁAŹNIA 1, Jaskółcza Street 1, Gdansk Dolne Miasto district, south from Gdansk Main Town
GET THERE In front of the the Main Train Station (stop Dworzec Główny) take bus line 111 (4 stops) and get off at stop Wróbla. Alternatively, take tram line 3, 8 or 9 to stop Akademia Muzyczna, walk 10 minutes south through Łąkowa Street and turn right into Śluza Street. Łażnia is on the corner of Śluza Street and Jaskółcza Street.
OPEN Tuesday - Sunday 12 p.m. - 6 p.m. (Thursdays until 8 p.m.), closed on Monday
TICKETS 7/5 PLN, free entry on Wednesday
The event allready took place!