Events held prior to the opening of the Nakanoshima Museum of Art, Osaka2020
Before it opened in 2022, the Nakanoshima Museum of Art, Osaka Planning Office (formerly known as the Osaka City Museum of Modern Art Planning Office) regularly presented artworks that it had collected in the form of collection exhibitions.
In addition to collection exhibitions, the planning office held a range of other kinds of exhibitions with the aim of promoting the spread of art in general. While the planning office was in operation, it held over sixty exhibitions, with admissions exceeding 1.3 million. It also actively engaged in education and outreach, holding briefings related to exhibitions and other events for the purpose of familiarizing a greater number of people with contemporary and modern art.
* The Osaka City Museum of Modern Art Planning Office was the former name of the Nakanoshima Museum of Art, Osaka Planning Office.
* Honorific titles of speakers etc. are omitted.
* Names marked with an asterisk indicate Osaka City Museum of Modern Art Planning Office curators.
Opening talk “Urban memory: About architectural archives” at the Creative Island Lab Nakanoshima exhibition project “Urban reconsideration seen in builders’ construction records”
|Date||January 24, 2020|
|Venue||Art Area B1|
|Organizers||Nakanoshima Museum of Art, Osaka Planning Office, Art Area B1|
|Co-organizer||Nakanoshima Future City Planning Council|
|Speakers||Takaoka Shinichi, Saito Ayumu, Akiyama Takuya, Satow Morihiro, Matsukuma Akira|
|Moderators||Kinoshita Chieko, Minamitani Masakazu, Ueki Keiko*|
Lab Café Special featuring Creative Island Lab Nakanoshima: “Local communities x enterprises—About design archives”
|Date||15:00-17:00 on Saturday, September 12, 2020 (online)|
|Speakers||Kawahara Yoko, Seki Koichiro, Yajima Shinji, Kinoshita Chieko, Ueki Keiko*|
|Organizers||Nakanoshima Museum of Art, Osaka Planning Office, Art Area B1, Panasonic Museum, Industrial Design Archives Conference|
|Co-organizer||Creative Island Nakanoshima Executive Committee|
|Sponsor||The UNION Foundation for Ergodesign Culture|
Try the open source forum 2020 ArchivesSpace
|Date||13:00-16:30 on Wednesday, September 16, 2020 (online)|
|Organizers||Nakanoshima Museum of Art, Osaka Planning Office, Meta Info Inc.|
|Sponsor||Japan Foundation for Regional Art-Activities|
Pre-opening event: Write a Love Letter to the Collection!
|Entries accepted||Monday, October 12, 2020-Monday, March 1, 2021 (Late entries not accepted)|
Pre-opening event: Call for people to send in long-forgotten home videos
|Entries accepted||Monday, October 12, 2020-Wednesday, March 31, 2021|