Entries by James Jack

“Artists at Kujira Over the Years” at Kujira Gallery opening April 18-

“Artists over the Years” Kujira Gallery Date April 18-30 Venue 668-12 Takakura Fujisawa-city, Kanagawa Prefecture Artists James Jack, Shin Asakura, Kiyoko Ito, Hiromitsu Urabe, Noriko Kamata, Toshiro Samata, Michiko Shoji, Mieko Noguchi, Shoko Nakashima, Junko Hirose, Kayoko Miyayama, Hiroshi Watanabe, OJ [Shoko Tanaka made in occupied japan collection] More information http://www.shonanfujisawa.com/~kujira/   「くじら館ゆかりの作家Ⅰ展」(前期) 日時 4月18日(水)~30日(月・祝) 23日・24日(月・火曜日休廊) […]

“Molokai Window” Honolulu Museum of Art April 26- Sept 16

MOLOKAI WINDOW Exhibition by James Jack Honolulu Museum of Art April 26-September 16 This installation focuses on land not as a commodity to be bought and sold, but on the visceral relationship between Molokai’s people and land. This three-year process has revealed that while the people of Molokai may have different priorities, they all see […]

“The Molokai Process” artist writing

After talking story with Uncle Mac Poepoe, artist James Jack touches the earth to make a drawing near the entrance to Molokai’s Mo‘omomi Preserve in 2017. Photo by Nadine Powell.   ….. Molokai Window was born in 2007 while I was living on O‘ahu. During that time I visited Molokai and was impressed by the […]

“Sea Birth” Screening in Okinawa, July 22

Sea Birth Screening Artwork by James Jack Part one of the work Sea Birth (2017) begins with the spirits of those who have died in the sea near the site of a shipwreck from the 19th century. Part two of Sea Birth (2018) delves into the militarized spaces of the sea in Okinawa today seen […]

“Triangulation” Exhibition, Workshop & Book

Triangulation: Tokyo — Goto — Ho Chi Minh City   Exhibition, Conference and Workshop Date March 2018 Venue Exhibition Room, University Hall 2F Faculty of Music, Ueno Campus, Tokyo University of the Arts Participants Tokyo University of the Arts: Yoshitaka Mōri, Tomo Yamazaki, Sawako Ishii, Jeremy Woolsey, Tanja Sillman, Kazuya Yukimura, Yuka Ikawa and Chiho […]


THE UNSEEN SEA ARTISTIC PERSPECTIVES FROM OKINAWA AND JAPAN University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa iLab 22 February 2018 03:00 PM – 05:00 PM Part One: Artist Projects James JACK Toyomi HOSHINA Part Two: Discussion Jaimey HAMILTON FARIS Mary BABCOCK Guests: Toyomi Hoshina, Professor of Art, Tokyo University of the Arts Hoshina is known for his […]

Exhibition de(Tour) at CCA Singapore

Exhibition de(Tour) by artist James Jack CCA Singapore 9 February 2018 07:30 PM – 09:00 PM James Jack. Sea Birth: part two 2017 Installation view Ichihanari Art Project, Okinawa   Exploring the ways in which artistic practices reflect on social and ecological phenomena, James Jack will reference one of his curatorial projects, Play with Nature, […]

“Socially Engaged Art in Asia Pacific” symposium

Socially Engaged Art in Asia Pacific Fukuoka Asia Art Museum Ajibi Hall 8F 26 November 2017 14:00-17:00   Participants: “Between Memories & the Museum in Fukuoka” Nakao Tomomichi (Curator, Fukuoka Asia Art Museum) “The Third Avant-garde: ‘social climates’ in Indonesia and Timor-Leste” Leonor Veiga (Researcher, University of Leiden) “From the Hawaiian Renaissance to the Molokai Window” […]