Japan’s Nightmare is the World’s (Dark) Future
We proudly present the exhibition “A Nightmare Is A Dream Come True: Anime Expressionist Painting.”

Dates : May 26, 2012 – June 21, 2012

Gallery Hours : 11:00 – 19:00

Gallery Closed : Sunday, Monday, Public holiday

Venue : Kaikai Kiki Gallery

Opening Reception
Friday, May 25, 2012 18:00 – 20:00

DJ: RE:NDZ a.k.a. kz(livetune)
Free admission with 1 drink

※On the night of the opening, we collaborated with KAI-YOUon their special event “Tengu A NIGHT!!,”held held at the Shibuya club Womb. The event included a live appearance by JNTHED as a VJ. Tengu A NIGHT DJ RE:NDZ a.k.a. kz(livetune)was also the DJ at our opening reception. We have also been ustreaming the event from the gallery from time to time as part of the Social Media Project 2.5D.


This just in! We will now be broadcasting live drawing on UStream for three consecutive weekends!!

As part of a special weekend only event, Kaikai Kiki Gallery will stream live from the gallery
on Saturdays, while pixiv Zingaro will stream live drawing on Sundays.

UStream Broacast@Kaikai Kiki Gallery
June 2 (Sat), June 9 (Sat), June 16 (Sat)

5/26 Live Talk report on Nico Nico Douga

5/26 Reception Report

6/2 Live Talk Report

6/9 Ustream Report

Live Drawing@pixiv Zingaro
June 3 (Sun), June 10 (Sun)
For further details, click here.

“Takashi Murakami’s Philosophy On Art: Live the nightmare!”
Takashi Murakami x Nightmare
Saturday May 26 from 9 PM.

This broadcast is now over.

Statement From Takashi Murakami

Artists’ Round-Table Discussion


Artists’ Interview(YouTube)

A Nightmare Is a Dream Come True – Open Studio (pixiv Zingaro)