Yumiko Chiba Associates

Yumiko Chiba Associates

cRyudai Takano, Courtesy of Yumiko Chiba Associates, Zeit-Foto Salon

Yumiko Chiba Associates was first founded in 1998 and has dealt with the management of the contemporary artists inside and outside Japan as well as represented the estate of Jiro Takamatsu. In 2010 Yumiko Chiba Associates opened a commercial gallery in Shinjuku, Tokyo.

The gallery features monthly programs, which are scholarly most of the time and focus on contemporary artists as well as old masters from 1960s-70s, many of whom are conceptual. As for Jiro Takamatsu, the solo exhibitions have been held: “Light and Shadow, ” “Smashing of Everything,” “These Three Words”.