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GALLERY VISITORS and Sobameshi fans!

May 28th, 2010 Nigel No comments

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Kana (OL) & Chihiro (OL) here for their second time after being recommended to try DF Cafe’s Sobameshi by friends Ayumi & Taku! …..so ladies how was it? “Delicious!!”

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thank you very much from Sobameshi chefs Isop & Hikaru!

how about DFG? Kana “I was drawn to the red pipes on the building’s front as i just love the colour red!” Chihiro ” The blacklight toilet is incredible!”

thanx for coming Kana & Chihiro!!

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HATS OFF to DRIVE!!

May 28th, 2010 Nigel No comments

Drive being the name of this professional level hat exhibition currently being hosted in east gallery’s 101 space by designer Daisuke Arima (formerly of the well-known shop/brand CA4LA) along with assistant  Youhei Takahashi. Daisuke’s experience span’s some 6 years in the trade and his works reflect a high level of originality……

pictured below are Daisuke & Youhei flanked by DF staff Sally & Kozue!

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for more info about this elegantly superior headwear visit http://www.dari51.com

or google Dari !  (exhibition concludes tonight)

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TODAY’S VISITOR!

May 28th, 2010 Nigel No comments

DANIEL !

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from the US,Business Developer  Daniel is a frequent DFG visitor and friend….”I’m quite amazed by the changes! everytime i come back there’s something new! the new garden cafe is a lot of fun! I’m often pleasantly surprised by the art on display here! well done!”

contact Daniel at gnolnad@yahoo.com

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VOL31 STAFF COMMENTS (part2)

May 28th, 2010 Nigel No comments

As i mentioned in an earlier blog the atmosphere amongst the staff here at DFG remains euphoric after VOL31, let’s hear more on what the staff have to say…….

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DF staff Osamu….”So exciting! the Live Stage bands were fantastic! A great day out for my family and I!”

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DF staff Yukiko (Indoor Stage)  …..”We were so pleased by the high number of visitors attending both days! Personally I was in a great position to enjoy watching all the wonderful performances taking place on the Indoor Stage! I hope VOL32 will be even bigger and better!”

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DF staff Daisuke….”I saw so many amazing artists i was inspired to be more creative in my own art!”

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DF staff (Applications) Benny …..”So many creative artists and lots of happy visitors! It was lovely talking to them! Come on VOL32!”

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DF staff Same (Mini Theatre)….”Fantastic fun viewing the very original films and of course getting to meet the people making them! Let’s all make VOL32 fantastic too!”

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DF staff Yimei…..”Really great performances, lots of visitors! the time passed so fast! I can’t wait for the next one!”

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DF staff Stephen ……”It’s magical to be able to regularly throw such an event, I’ve never been part of anything like this before and i’m always looking forward to the next one!”

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DF staff Sally ….”Fun! Awesome! I bought some great fashion & accessory items…also I was pleased to see so many of our Gallery artists exhibiting at the event and i’m looking forward to meeting many more at the next event! come and join us!”

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DF staff Hyewon……..”I was so happy meeting so many Korean artists,visitors and media! see you all again next time!”

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CALLING ALL ARTISTS!!

May 27th, 2010 Nigel No comments

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DESIGN FESTA PLANET 13 !

JUNE 19 (sat)—25(fri)

Two years ago Design Festa Gallery came down with a severe case of Global Fever, symptoms included exhibitions by international artists from Korea,Austria,Sweden,the United Kingdom, Ireland & Japan as well as international food & drink…..RELAPSE!!

The tickle in the back of our throat is back! So in the spirit of international artistry and an upcoming World Cup, Design Festa Gallery has once again contracted another case of Global Fever!

From June 19th until the 25th we invite international artists of all genres to fill our galleries with all manner of original art, performance, gastronomy and more! Come one, come all, catch the fever……it’ll be good for you!!

call 03-3479-1442 or email info@designfestagallery.com for more info or even better drop by our Harajuku office for a chat!

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DF CAFE PARTY MENU!!

May 27th, 2010 Nigel No comments

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Introducing the DF Cafe Party Menu! Just ¥2000 per person fills you up with golden french fries with “Popeye” dip, fresh bruschetta, “Nikuzume” mince-meat on fried tofu with green peppers followed by the Cafe’s popular original dessert, Banana Pita Sandwich with ice-cream, all washed down with 2 drinks of your choice (choice of beer limited to Kirin Heartland/all menu cocktails/soft bevarages ok! )

SPECIAL OFFER FOR DESIGN FESTA GALLERY EXHIBITORS!

All artists exhibiting with us may order the DF Cafe Party Plate for ¥1500!!

please speak to DF Cafe staff at the counter for further info!

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HAPPY TIME! (vol2)

May 27th, 2010 Nigel No comments

insanely happy and vividly coloured paintings,  3D and illustrations by artist Miz until tuesday 1st west gallery space 1B……….

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