"To You In Heaven" Hikari Shimoda Exhibition Opens Today

Hikari Shimoda's solo exhibition "To You in Heaven" is scheduled to open today, July 2nd at the Marc Jacobs BOOKMARC store in Tokyo. The exhibit will feature a series of fifteen new paintings by Hikari, as well as limited edition prints and postcards sold exclusively by Marc Jacobs. Check out this post for a preview!

To kick off the exhibition, @MarcJacobsJapan will host an Instagram livestream event with Hikari @HikariShimoda, who will walk viewers through her new exhibition and answer questions in English and Japanese, led by curator, Caro Buermann. The livestreaming event still start at 7:00PM PST on July 1st / 11:00AM JST on July 2nd. The in-person opening event at BOOKMARC wil start at 7:00PM JST and is free to the public.

"Angel Who Wants to Die #1"
Limited Edition of 200, Giclee on Kakita 300g Paper
Signed and Numbered by the Artist
Image size: 81.2 x 64.9 cm (32" x 25.5")
Paper size: 86.3 x 70 cm (34" x 27.5")
39,000 JPY ($350)

Print inquiries: [email protected]

Attendees of the event will be able to purchase a signed copy of Hikari's new art book, "The Art of Hikari Shimoda" and a commemorative limited edition print. Produced by Megumi Ogita Gallery, the print is a full scale reproduction of Hikari's painting, "Angel Who Wants to Die #1", limited to 200 pieces. Prints wil be sold on a first come, first serve basis at the event. For original artwork inquries, please refer to the information listed here.

Precautions when visiting the store: Due to measures against the new virus COVID-19 infectious disease, we ask that you disinfect your hands and wear a mask when you enter the store. The number of works and products prepared is limited. Customers who plan to attend the opening reception are requested to wear a surgical mask and your temperature will be taken when entering the store.

Hikari Shimoda Solo Exhibition "To You in Heaven"
Dates: Friday, July 2, 2021 – Wednesday, July 28, 12:00 -19:30
Opening Reception: Friday, July 2nd 19: 00 ~
Location: BOOKMARC 4-26-14 Jingumae, Shibuya-ku, Tokyo