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Kaoru Yokoo
A Organic Universe 2018 Spring Summer

Jun 09, 2018 | NEWS 

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Kaoru Yokoo repaired the clothes of Cosmic Wonder’s “A Organic Universe 2018 Spring Summer” arrived, We will start selling on Saturday, June 16.

 

Cosmic Wonder’s clothing which has dyed natural materials occasionally some things that can not be handed over due to color spots and fabric cracks.

Kaoru Yokoo will perform art handwork such as embroidery and knitting to breathe new breath to them.

 

*It will end as soon as it is sold out.

*We will sell for 6 styles only from June 16 on our online store.

 

 

Kaoru Yokoo

1979 Born in Tokyo.

Active mainly on rectification by handwork such as embroidery or the crochet.

 

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COSMIC WONDER
Lightness of Light

Oct 31, 2017 | NEWS 

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Graphic design by Kazunari Hattori

Photography by Yuki Kimura

 

We were pleasure to hold the 20th anniversary Special Exhibition COSMIC WONDER “Lightness of Light” at Iwami Art Museum.

 

COSMIC WONDER was initiated in 1997 as a conceptual project comprising diverse modes of expression from of clothing, artwork, and publishing to performance. This retrospective exhibition held to commemorate COSMIC WONDER’s 20th anniversary, introduces representative works from their collections presented in Paris from 2000 to 2009, along with valuable materials including photographic documents and look books.

*From Release of Iwami Art Museum

 

 

Exhibition period:

November 11, 2017 – January 8, 2018

 

Place:

Iwami Art Museum

5-15 Ariake-cho, Masuda-shi, Shimane-ken, 698-0022 JAPAN (Tel: +81-0856-31-1860)

Hours: 10am − 6:30pm (No Entry into exhibition rooms after pm 6)

Closed: Tuesdays (except for January 2) , December 28 − January 1.

 

Opening talk: “COSMIC WONDER | Tozai Kokon | East meets West”

Date: Saturday, November 11, 2017 / 2:30pm −

Venue: Shimane Arts Center “Grandtoit”, Main Hall Foyer

Capacity: 60 (by order of application)

Fee: Free Admission (however, an exhibition ticket or museum passport is required)

Speakers: Yukinori Maeda, Nakako Hayashi

 

As a guest speaker we welcome editor and writer Nakako Hayashi who has been involved in the editing of Shiseido’s corporate culture magazine Hanatsubaki, and is recognized for her 2011 publication Kakucho suru Fashion (Expanding Fashion) and the exhibition that originated from it. Hayashi will be in conversation with Yukinori Maeda, founder of COSMIC WONDER, to reflect on the history and development of the project through the years, as well as the prospects it envisions for the future.

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COSMIC WONDER with Kogei Panks sha 
“Omizue: Iwamino-Kamito-mizu ” The first edition

May 18, 2017 | NEWS 

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An art document “Omizue: Iwamino-Kamito-mizu ” is being published on the occasion of the exhibition, August 2016 at Iwami art Museum.

This book includes an introduction of various tools for Omizue,Yurie Nagashima’s photographs, text by Kogei Punks Sha, Naoto Ishii, Kenji Mukunoki (Shimane Art museum) and Risa Hirota (Iwami Art museum).

All contents of the work” Omizue: Iwamino-kamito-mizu” are collected.

Cover paper is letterpress on Jadoshi (Sekishu-Washi is used by Iwami Kagura). Composed of mimeograph printing, a piece of Washi from Paper koromo attached.

 

 

Released on May 18, 2017

 

Book concept: Kogei Punks Sha

 

21cm x 26.5cm
53 Pages
300 copies

 

Published by Iwami Art museum

Available from Iwami Art museum, Center for COSMIC WONDER, gallery Hakuden

 

Order at Online Store

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COSMIC WONDER
Light Years
Winter preparations

Oct 07, 2016 | NEWS 

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COSMIC WONDER “Light Years” winter items are now available at the Center for COSMIC WONDER.

 

Herbal dyed pure sheep’s melton coat and dress, pure sheep’s thick melton woolen haori-coat, mountain wool knit garment, Tasmanian premium wool knit garment, naturally tanned leather folk shoes.

 

With season’s fresh cup of tea, we look forward to your visiting.

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Koromo of summer

Apr 29, 2016 | NEWS 

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Spring / Summer all items are now available at the Center for COSMIC WONDER and Center for COSMIC WONDER Online Store.

 

In a beautiful season, we sincerely look forward to your visiting.

 

Center for COSMIC WONDER

5-18-10 Minami-aoyama, Minato-ku, Tokyo
Open 11am – 7pm | Closed on Wednesdays

T. +81 (0)3 5774 6866

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Nihonno Ishi
Elemental Enjoyment

Dec 11, 2015 | NEWS 

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Finely selected natural stone accessories from various regions of Japan are available at Center for COSMIC WONDER from 12th December, 2015.

 

Center for COSMIC WONDER

5-18-10 Minami-aoyama, Minato-ku, Tokyo
Open 11am – 7pm | Closed on Wednesdays (We are open on Wednesday, December 23)

T. +81 (0)3 5774 6866

 

*Center for COSMIC WONDER will be closed for the Year-end and New Year Holidays from Monday, December 28, 2015 until Sunday, January 3, 2016. (Closed at 6pm on December 27)

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