We Are "Kao no Waishatsu" (Face-Brand Shirts) | Join the Masked Party on 9.29 Friday Night!

Application Period: 2023.9.23 - 2023.9.29

In one of the Linkages of the Tokyo Biennale 2023, "We Are 'Kao no Waishatsu' (Face-Brand Shirts)," artist Masato Nakamura and the members of the project team re-open the "Kao no Waishatsu," a shirt shop founded in 1920, as a limited-time shop and develop various activities.

To celebrate the re-opening of the shop, a masked party will be held. The dress code is to wear a "face" mask. Any mask using the Face of "Kao no Y-Shirt" or any original mask is acceptable. Enjoy a fun time of talking and dancing in masks.


Date: 2023.9.29 (Fri) 18:30-21:30
Venue: Kao no Y-shirt (2-1 Kanda Ogawamachi, Chiyoda-ku) *Click here for map and details.
Admission: ¥1,800 (incl. 1 drink and light refreshments)
Capacity: 50 people
How to apply: Send your application to the following address with the subject "Masked party participation request" and include
(1) your name and (2) your contact details (telephone number and email address).
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We Are "Kao no Waishatsu" (Face-Brand Shirts)

The project will create new linkages through the activities to create works of art using various media of portraits of the famous signboards of Kanda-ogawamachi.