1 day before of the closing of the exhibition


In rehearsal for tomorrow performance.

Dec. 16 (sun) 16:00~, artists, staff and students will make a performance for the closing day of the exhibition “Storyteller”.
We bring the exhibition to a close with a music by cello, guitar and poetry reading!




The closing day of the exhibition of Storyteller


The exhibition of Storyteller will come to an end on December 16.

On the last day of the exhibition, we will show an collaboration video work of AOYAMA Satoru & KITAGAWA Takayoshi. Artists continued to work and made new artwork after the opening of the exhibition.

Also Aoyama, Kitagawa and ACAC Nosaka adviser will perform an associated event on the artwork of Kitagawa as a stage.

It starts from 16:00~.

We hope to see many of you.


KITAGAWA Takayoshi Workshop


Workshop by KITAGAWA Takayoshi
Full-day Event “Photography Dojo: Learn to spot a Kodak moment every 30 seconds!”
is held in 11th November.

Kitagawa hold this Workshop many place in Japan, and this is to take 1,000 pictures in one day and make a film by putting them all together.

At first, Kitagawa explained about the method and made short work as practice.

Then the participants went to the town and took the pictures.

14:30, started editing the pictures by PC.

If one have time, made sounds by piano, cello, guitor, whistle, singing…

at last, show the everyone’s works with sounds played by ACAC staff.



“Storyteller – Units of Recognition” opening day

The Exhibition “Storyteller – Units of Recognition” opened 3rd November.

We held gallery tour by artists as opening event.

One art work is exhibited in front of lounge.
The colour changes in the day time and night time because of the light.

The works at gallery B also changes with light and without light.

YU Cheng-ta
The movie which he sang 5 Japanese famous songs in Japanese at 5 sightseeing spot of Aomori.

KITAGAWA Takaoyoshi
There are layers of floors, and floors have holes, plants, waters, etc.

Lotte LYON
She exhibits wall painting, sculptures, photos.
They are simple, but we feel kind of strangeness from her works.

After gallery tour, Coffee break by AIRS which is ACAC’s volunteer organization, then, live performance by Aoyama and HIRAISHI Hirokazu who is an musician is held at gallery B.
You can see the movie at gallery B now.

HIRAISHI Hirokazu is playing.

Also, there are small movie exhibition by Aoyama, Kitagawa and Lyon at lounge.

Hope you can enjoy the exhibition and beautiful autumn mountain at ACAC.



in 5 days for the opening!


There are 5days for the opening day of the next exhibition.

There is the black sheet on the window of the gallery B.

It is for shutting down the sun light.

Is this paper for the pronunciation? Found at Cheng-ta’s space.

Oasis appeared at gallery A.

Lotte’s tools.

We sometimes use the wood boards which used at Nadegata Instant Party’s project .



Artist in Residence 2012/ Autumn Now on AIR


The artists who join the exhibition “Storyteller-Unit of Recognition” are now warking at ACAC.


KITAGAWA Takayoshi

Lotte LYON

YU Cheng-ta

the exhibition will start from November 3.