On Kawara
Japanese, 1933-2014
1,270 followers
On Kawara
Japanese, 1933-2014
1,270 followers
High auction record
$4m, Christie's, 2014
Blue chip
Represented by internationally recognized galleries.
Collected by major museums
Tate, Museum of Modern Art (MoMA)
Selected exhibitions (3)
Selected exhibitions
2018
ON KAWARA,
Krakow Witkin Gallery
2015
On Kawara—Silence,
Guggenheim Museum
On Kawara - 1966,
Museum Dhondt-Dhaenens

On Kawara has based the entirety of his collection of books, paintings, and drawings on the …

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On Kawara has based the entirety of his collection of books, paintings, and drawings on the arbitrariness and subjectivity of the way we measure time. Many of his projects are ongoing, making Kawara himself, as the recorder of time, one of the primary materials in his conceptual works. Kawara is perhaps best known for …

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