Reversible Destiny Lofts MITAKA – Still in the Making


Reversible Destiny Lofts—Mitaka – Still in the Making

– Celebrating our 10th Anniversary –

September 20 – September 27, 2015

Venue:Reversible Destiny Lofts—MITAKA (In Memory of Helen Keller)

Organized by Arakawa + Gins Tokyo Office (ABRF, Inc.)

In Special Cooperation with gallery ART UNLIMITED

In Cooperation with Yasui Architects & Engineers, Inc. / Fujii Architects Studio / CHIASMA FACTORY / dfb music / RTA PIKCAR Inc. / Tama-chan / Suiseisha

Program (Venue:Reversible Destiny Lofts MITAKA)

Sep. 20th

10th Anniversary Party & Talk Event

Date & Time: Sunday, September 20, 14:00〜17:00

Hiromi Fujii (Architect / Professor Emeritus, Shibaura Institute of Technology)
Yoshihiko Sano(Architect / President, Yasui Architects & Engineers, Inc.)Shingo Tsuji(Architect / CHIASMA FACTORY) and others

Admission 5,000 yen

Sep. 21st

Masao Morita

Mathematics Concert @ Reversible Destiny Lofts MITAKA


Date & Time: Monday, September 21, 15:00 – 16:30

Lecturer: Masao Morita(Independent Scholar)

Admission: 3,500 yen

Sep. 22nd

Special Screening

Children who won’ t die, ARAKAWA” & “WE – Madeline Gins”


Date: September 22, 2015

14:30〜 “Children who won’ t die, ARAKAWA”

(2010, RTA PIKCAR Inc., 80min.)

Director: Nobutaka Yamaoka

Cast: Shusaku Arakawa, Haruo Saji, Residents of Reversible Destiny Lofts MITAKA, etc.
Narration: Tadanobu Asano
Music: Keiichiro Shibuya


16:30〜 “WE – Madeline Gins”

(2011, RTA PIKCAR Inc., 70min.)

Director: Nobutaka Yamaoka

Cast: Madeline Gins, etc.(with Japanese Subtitle)

Admission: 1,500yen per film / 1 day ticket 2,700 yen

Sep 23rd

Tama-chan presents

Smiling Sushi Roll Workshop ! @ Reversible Destiny Lofts MITAKA


Date & Time: Wednesday, September 23, 14:00 – 17:30

Tama-chan(Takayo Kiyota)
A freelance illustrator based in Tokyo. While creating a new and entertaining sushi roll named ‘Smiling Sushi’, she conducts a workshop to promote the importance of food culture and enjoyment of craft through the use of the sushi roll. In 2013, she won the second prize on ‘Tne longest scream in the world’ sponsored by Innovation Norway. Her first anthology “Smiling Sushi Roll” was published by Little More in March 2014.

The official website:

Admission: 5,000 yen

Sep. 24th

Architectural Tours, Workshops @ Reversible Destiny Lofts MITAKA


Date & Time: September 24, 11:00~ / 14:00~
Time required
per tour 1 hour and a half (90 min)

Admission: Adults 2,700 yen / Children 1,000 yen

*Above tours and workshops are basically provided in Japanese.

English guided tours / workshops are also available by appointment.

Please contact for further information.

Sep. 26th

Eric Jacobsen ”Song and Sound. Making Music with Eric !”


Date: September 26, 2015

Program for Children:13:30〜14:30
Program for Adults:16:30〜18:00

Eric Jacobsen
Besides leading The Eric Jacobsen Band, Eric is well known in Japan for his work in Children’s TV. 2013 marks his 16th season with the NHK TV program “Eigo de Asobo.” Eric also is in high demand performing writing and arranging music for TV Commercial music and countless children’s educational Videos and DVDs.

Admission: Adults 3,500 yen / Children 1,500 yen


Sep. 27th

Reversible Destiny Talk: Yasuo Kobayashi X Takashi Ikegami


Date & Time: September 27, 15:00 – 16:30

Yasuo Kobayashi (Philosopher, Professor Emeritus, University of Tokyo)
Takashi Ikegami (Professor, University of Tokyo, Department of General Systems Sciences)

Admission: 3,500 yen

Others – 関連イベント情報

“Message from / to Arakawa + Gins” -Shusaku Arakawa + Madeline Gins, through my private perspective-


Open: September 2, – October 3, 2015

Venue: Susaki Machikado Gallery
(Susaki-shi, Kochi prefecture)

Time: 9:00 – 17:00

Closed: Mondays

Admission: Free

Publication Launch Event of the book “Yurei-no-Shinri”

Talk: Yasuo Kobayashi X Hideo Namba


Date & Time: August 21, 20:00〜

Venue: B & B – Honya Book and Beer(Shimokitazawa, Tokyo)

Yasuo Kobayashi (Philosopher, Professor Emeritus, University of Tokyo)
Hideo Namba(Art critic, Director, Sezon Museum of Modern Art)

Admission: 1,500yen + 1 drink order


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