Monthly Archives: July 2015

Announcing Mia Mala McDonald’s Exhibition “from little things big things grow”


We are happy to announce from little things big things grow, an exhibition by Mia Mala McDonald, in which she will show work she did during her residence at Studio Kura.

Mia Mala McDonald is an Australian freelance photographer/video artist based in Melbourne. Her work investigates our psychological connection to places and, in particular, how our sense of position exists in time and nostalgic memory. Mia’s photographs have appeared in the pages of Frankie, Vice, Dazed and Confused and New York Times Magazine. Mia received her MFA at RMIT University 2014 and is a senior lecturer at Photography Studies College.

Mia Mala McDonald from little things big things grow
Date: July 25 (Saturday) to July 26 (Sunday), 11:00 to 19:00, free entrance
* We will hold an opening party on Saturday the 25th, starting at 15:00.

Announcing Philippe Caron Lefebvre’s Exhibition “Shibuya, dreams and scapeshifts”


We are happy to announce Shibuya, dreams and scapeshifts, an exhibition by Philippe Caron Lefebvre, in which he will show work he did during his residence at Studio Kura.

Philippe Caron Lefebvre is a Canadian artist based in Montréal. His art has been shown in Canada and Mexico.

Philippe Caron Lefebvre Shibuya, dreams and scapeshifts
Date: July 25 (Saturday) to July 26 (Sunday), 11:00 to 19:00, free entrance
* We will hold an opening party on Saturday the 25th, starting at 15:00.

Announcing Liliane Zumkemi’s Exhibition “地衣類と”


We are happy to announce 地衣類と, an exhibition by Liliane Zumkemi, in which she will show work she did during her residence at Studio Kura.

Liliane Zumkemi was born in the Swiss Alps. From 2000 until 2009 she lived and worked in South East Asia. In 2007 she exhibited her Bangkok Smell Project in Yokohama, Japan. Her exhibitions are documented in the Asia Art Archive in Hongkong and at the Swiss Institute for Art Research in Zürich. Currently she lives and works in Basel (Switzerland) and Hégenheim (France).

Liliane Zumkemi 地衣類と
Date: July 25 (Saturday) to July 26 (Sunday), 11:00 to 19:00, free entrance
* We will hold an opening party on Saturday the 25th, starting at 15:00.

On Getting Train Tickets

When one firsts comes to Studio Kura from Fukuoka Airport or from JR Hakata Station, the recommended means is by train. Riding the subway is not too hard, and the train will take you to Ikisan Station, a 20 minute walk to Studio Kura. Most of this is explained on our guide from the Airport and our guide from Hakata, but here we will focus on the art of using the trains.

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