booth at GEISAI museum 2

on sunday september 14, the eleventh edition of the artist run GEISAI art fair will begin at tokyo big site in tokyo. conceived by artist takashi murakami, the fair provides artist of all nationalities and mediums to showcase their work directly to visitors, collectors and other enthusiasts. GEISAI 11 marks the return of the fair to japan after its debut at art basel miami last december. after its success abroad, GEISAI will return to miami this year. the eleventh edition will be the biggest yet, featuring 1,000 exhibitors. a prestigious jury will select the top work, honouring the artists with awards. the events will also feature a special exhibit on the subcultures of tokyo’s akihabara district. GEISAI museum 2 took place this past may as a variation on the fair, the photographs here are from that event.

http://www.geisai11.usGEISAI 11 tokyo's artist run art fair opening ceremony of GEISAI museum 2

GEISAI 11 tokyo's artist run art fair juror award winner go watanabe

GEISAI 11 tokyo's artist run art fair juror award winner hayato koga

GEISAI 11 tokyo's artist run art fair jury award winner thocky kook

GEISAI 11 tokyo's artist run art fair second prize winner mayu daigen

photography by miget