Auction Outline
We would like to announce that we closed the Silent Art Auction in Kiyosumi, on Saturday April 16th, 2011 at 19:00 pm (JST).
We are entirely grateful for all the participants including the artists who donated the works, bidders and all the supporters.
Thank you very much.

Sum of Bid Amount: JPY38,511,487
Sum of donations in cash: JPY52,980


After confirming the payments by all the successful bidders received by April 22nd, we will donate all the proceeds, amount of JPY38,564,467 , to Japanplatform.

We would like to hope for the safety of all those who have been affected by the earthquake in the Tohoku region.




Opening announcement for a silent charity auction in aid of the areas affected in the North Eastern Japan earthquake.

We offer our deepest prayers to all those who lost their lives in the unprecedented crisis of the North Eastern Japan earthquake and its ensuing aftermath, as well as our sympathy to the survivors and their families, and to all those whom were involved.

At the Kiyosumi Gallery Complex we will hold a silent charity auction in order to gather donations to aid the areas affected by the earthquake which struck the North Eastern region of Japan. The galleries will jointly mount an exhibition of participating artists’ work which will be open for bidding. All proceeds from the sales will be donated to the Japan Platform.
http://www.japanplatform.org/

The auction is structured solely on an open bidding basis in which those wishing to participate will each fill out an ABSENTEE BIDS FORM.
There will be no competitive bids. The individual whom has placed the highest bid will be the successful bidder. Only the successful bidder whom has placed the highest bid will be contacted.
(Please note in advance that we will not contact all participants with regards to the succession of their bid)

For further details please refer to the ‘Auction Terms and Conditions.’

The following artists have just joined us in the auction!!
Please see "List of Works" for the updated images of their works.

Franz Ackermann, Akira Shimidu, Takehito Koganezawa, Yu Akashi, Shinya
Inoue, Yousuke Bandai, HIROMIX, Kishin Shinoyama, Lee Kit, Tomoko Yoneda,
Runa ISLAM, Leiko Ikemura, Yoko Ono

Bids may be placed directly at the exhibition site (Tomio Koyama Gallery) where the works will be on display, via this website, and through fax.
(For further details please refer to ‘Absentee Bids’)

The works by participating artists will be exhibited throughout the following dates.
12 noon – 19:00 pm, Thursday 14th, Friday 15th, and Saturday 16th April, 2011

Exhibition Location: Tomio Koyama Gallery
1-3-2-7F (R Floor), Kiyosumi Koto-ku Tokyo
Tel: 03-3642-4090
Opening hours: 12 noon - 7pm

Deadline for Entry (via this website, at location, and fax):
19:00 pm (JST), Saturday April 16th, 2011.

***Artist Day***

As part of the Silent Art Auction in Kiyosumi, we will be holding an Artist
Day from 6pm-8pm on Friday, 15th April, at the exhibition space in Tomio
Koyama Gallery. The participating artists from all exhibiting galleries at
their convenience, will gather together with food and drinks of local
produce from the Tohoku (North Eastern) region of Japan.
This event is not only for participating artists, but is also open to the
general public.

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Participating Artists:

The following artists will be newly participating in the auction.

Franz Ackermann, Akira Shimidu, Takehito Koganezawa, Yu Akashi, Shinya
Inoue, Yousuke Bandai, HIROMIX, Kishin Shinoyama, Lee Kit, Tomoko Yoneda,
Runa ISLAM, Leiko Ikemura, Yoko Ono


<As of 15th April, 2011>

Total number of participating artists:109(of which there are 5 groups)
Total number of exhibited works:123

Participating Artists by country(each artist groups are counted as 1 artist)

Japan: 68
The United States of America: 14
Argentine Republic: 1
Canada: 1
The People's Republic of China: 2
The Kingdom of Denmark: 2
The Kingdom of Norway: 2
Federative Republic of Brazil: 1
Federal Republic of Germany: 5
The United Kingdom of Great Britain: 4
Romania: 2
The Kingdom of the Netherlands: 1
The Republic of Austria: 4
The Kingdom of Sweden: 1
The Russian Federation: 2

Exhibiting Artists (sequentially extended and updated) :
O JUN
Kae Higuchi
MAYA MAXX
Saeka Enokura
Takeshi Masada
Nobuyoshi ARAKI
ELMGREEN & DRAGSET
Tomoo Gokita
Nobuya HOKI
Takashi ISHIDA
Zon ITO
Sean LANDERS
Helen MIRRA
Daido MORIYAMA
Kyoko MURASE
Hiroe SAEKI
Kei TAKEMURA
Marijke VAN WARMERDAM
Jon WIDMAN
Cerith WYN EVANS
Stephan Balkenhol
Benjamin Butler
Ernesto Caivano
Jeremy Dickinson
Tom Friedman
Atsushi Fukui
Nobuhiro Fukui
Daisuke Fukunaga
Noriko Furunishi
Gelitin
Rieko Hidaka
Satoshi Hirose
Tamami Hitsuda
Dennis Hollingsworth
Aya Ito
Yuka Kashihara
Mika Kato
Hideaki Kawashima
Naoki Koide
Makiko Kudo
Masahiko Kuwahara
Toru Kuwakubo
Shintaro Miyake
Satoko Nachi
Tomoko Nagai
Yoshitomo Nara
Mika Ninagawa
Satoshi Ohno
Rieko Otake
Jonathan Pylypchuk
David Ratcliff
Mark Ryden
Tom Sachs 
Laurie Simmons
Diego Singh
Kishio Suga
Tal R
Vibeke Tandberg
Jason Teraoka
Kumie Tsuda
Naoyuki Tsuji
Mamoru Tsukada
Richard Tuttle 
Yutaka Watanabe
Keisuke Yamamoto
Liu Ye 
Taro Izumi
Enlightenment
Nao Tsuda
Yukio Fujimoto
Carsten Hoeller
Mitsuhiro Ikeda
Ilya & Emilia Kabakov
Teppei Kaneuji
Masato Kobayashi
Naofumi Maruyama
Ritsue Mishima
Ylva Ogland
Shigeo Toya
AKI INOMATA
Hiroshige Fukuhara
Silke OTTO-KNAPP
Ernest Neto
Yukinori MAEDA
Gert & Uwe Tobias
Richard Deacon
Keisuke Maeda
Florian Süssmayr
Yutaka Aoki
Satoshi Otsuka
Futoshi Miyagi
Franz Ackermann
Akira Shimidu
Takehito Koganezawa
Yu Akashi
Shinya Inoue
Yousuke Bandai
HIROMIX
Kishin Shinoyama
Lee Kit 
Tomoko Yoneda
Runa ISLAM
Leiko Ikemura
Yoko Ono

Requirements      List of works