WE ARE ONE Japan Earthquake and Nuclear Crisis Relief Exhibition http://nycweareone.org/
Date: APRIL 11, 2011, Monday 2-9PM Doors open at 2PM Sales and Reception at 5-9 PM Location: Gallery 61, New York Institute of Technology, 16 West 61st. 11th Floor, New York, NY 10023 (entrance on 61st Street)
On March 11, 2011, just one month ago, a catastrophic sequence of natural disasters and unforeseen events rocked the nation of Japan. The death toll is still climbing, with over 10,000 people who lost their lives, and almost 20,000 people reported missing. Over 300,000 people lost their homes and are now living without adequate food and water. Millions of people are living with anxiety and fear of being exposed to the dangers of raising radioactive levels. And their struggles are far from over.
WE ARE ONE features artworks donated by Japanese artists living in New York to support the people in Japan. Our mission is to raise money to help with the relief efforts of the Japan Earthquake and Nuclear Crisis, and spread awareness of what has happened, and what we can do among the international community. We have art donations from approximately 100 professional Japanese artists living in New York, in painting, drawing, mixed media, prints, and photography. All donated artworks will be sold at a reasonable price of 100-200$. 100% of the proceeds will go to the Japan Society’s “Japan Earthquake Relief Fund”.
The New York Institute of Technology has generously donated Gallery 61 in Manhattan to use for our cause. There will also be live performances by Japanese artists during the exhibition.
“Love Art & Help Japan” donation box will also be available during the exhibition.
Participating Artists: Yoshie Abe, Gen Aihara, On Megumi Akiyoshi, Shinko Araki, Satoru Eguchi, Emogayu, Mark Taibo Ferguson, Tomoko Fujiki, Aya Fujioka, Max Fujishima, Ayakoh Furukawa, Takuji Hamanaka, Reiko Hamano, Midori Harima, Natsuko Hattori, Niizeki Hiromi, Nobuko Hori, Chika Iijima, Yo Imae, Yojiro Imasaka, Junichiro Ishida, Gentaro Ishizuka, Akihiro Ito, Kotatsu Iwata, Aya Kakeda, Yu Kanbayashi, Kohey Kanno, Maki Kaoru, Miki Katagiri, Tamiko Kawata, Maho Kino, Yoko Kimura, Kenjiro Kitade, Sonomi Kobayashi, Miwa Koizumi, Yasutaka Kojima, Kenji Kojima, Akino Kondoh, Keiko Koshimitsu, Ryosuke Kumakura, Hiro Kurata, Hiromitsu Kuroo, Kunihiko Maehara, Akiko Matsuo, Tomokazu Matsuyama, Kaeko Mizukoshi, Junko Miyakoshi, Eri Morita, Michiko Nagai, Miki Nagano, Hiroyuki Nakamura, Manami Nakano, Hitoshi Nakazato, Natsu, Toshiko Nishikawa, Takayoshi Nonaka, Mariko Numaguchi, Yuko Oda, Chie Ogura, Hiromi Oikawa, Satoshi Okada, Minako Ota, Hiroki Otsuka, Shigeru Oyatani, Katsuhiro Saiki, Kiyomitsu Saito, Mayumi Sarai, Atsushi Sasaki, Yuri Shimojo, Shino Soma, Chizuco Sophia, Kumiko Suda, Go Sugimoto, Hiroshi Sunairi, Mariko Suzuki, Yuko Suzuki, Hiroshi Tachibana, Yoshiaki Takao, Motohiro Takeda, Kyoko Takei, Fumiha Tanaka, Kazumi Tanaka, Maria Tanikawa, Toru Tokashiki, Saori Tao, Momoyo Torimitsu, Yuko Ueda, Yoshie Uchida, Nagisa Wada, Takanori Watanabe, Akiko Yamamoto, Junko Yoda, Toshihisa Yoda, Yoichiro Yoda, Tsukasa Yokozawa, Shigeki Yoshida…