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2019 Spring Exhibition from 27th April to 6th May 2019 - Six Artists from Ibaraki

Gerd Knäpper Gallery is very proud to have the opportunity to present these unique artists from Ibaraki-prefecture:
   Sayaka Makino - Glass works
   Rie Kamata - Japanese water colour paints
   Daisuke Kuzusako - Wood sculpturings
   Miyuki Tomotsune -
 Metal works
   Taiseki Nakajima - Japanese calligraphies
   Yukiko Tsuji - Pastel colour illustrations


 2018 Summer Exhibition "Pottery, Iron and Lacquer works - Tomoo Hamada, Suchi Dai and Osamu Matsuzaki" from 26th May to 10 th June 2018

Gerd Knäpper Gallery will proudly present this collaborative exhibition by three artists - pottery by Tomoo Hamada, iron works by Dai Suchi and lacquer works by Osamu Matsuzaki.

When: Saturday 26th May to Sunday 10th June 2018, 10:00 - 17:00
Entry: 500 yen per person
No reservation necessary during the exhibition period

The artists will be present at the gallery on the following dates:
Tomoo Hamada     Sat 26/May, Sun 27/May, Sat 2/Jun and Sat 9/Jun
Dai Suchi                 Sat 26/May, Sun 3/Jun and Sun 10/Jun
Osamu Matsuzaki    Sat 26/May, Sun 27/May



濱田友緒氏        5/26(土)、27(日)、6/2(土)、9(土)
須知大氏            5/26(土)、6/3(日)、10(日)
松崎修氏            5/26(土)、27(日)

 2018 Spring Exhibition "Metal, Calligraphy and Ceramic" from 29th April to 6th May 2018
2018年春の展示会 「メタル、書、陶」 4月29日から5月6日迄開催

Gerd Knäpper Gallery presents an exhibition by three artists who are/were based in our town, Daigo - metal works by Miyuki Tomotsune, calligraphy works by Ranzan Nakajima and Ceramic works by Gerd Knäpper.

When: Sunday 29th April to Sunday 6th May 2018, 10:00 - 16:00 Everyday except Tuesday 1st May 2018
Entry: 500 yen per person
Reservation not required during this exhibition period.

Workshop by Miyuki Tomotsune - Let's make accessories with wire together!
When: Everyday during the exhibition period except the gallery closing day on 1st May, no booking necessary, just join us anytime between 10am and 4pm(last session starts at 3pm) and work together for 30 to 60 minutes. Cost 2000yen per person.





2017 Autumn Special Exhibition "Gerd Knäpper's Plates" from 26th Oct until 26th Nov 2017  

It has been 5 years since Gerd Knäpper's passing and 10 years since he opened this gallery by renovating the front house of the estate himself. We celebrate the artist's life by exhibiting this time his large, dynamic ceramic plate collections.

When: Thu 26.Oct.2017 - Sun 26.Nov.2017, 10.00 - 16.30 everyday except Wednesdays
Entry: 500yen per person

There is a small library room and a video room showing a copy of Japanese TV documentary programs about Knäpper.
The manor house garden is open for visitors during the opening period.




 2017 “Hyakki-maru, The World of ‘KIRIE”II’ from 3rd to 14th May 2014 切り絵作家、百鬼丸氏の「切り絵の世界 II」展、53日から14日まで開催
Gerd Knäpper Gallery is pleased to be welcoming back the ever more popular Kirie-artist, Hyakki-maru to our 2017 Spring exhibition. Please enjoy the joyful world of Hyakki-maru's paper cutting works in which the dynamic beauty of traditional paper cut designs meet the artist's own unique modern interpretation. During the exhibition period, there is no requirement to book in advance to see the exhibition. The entry fee of 500 yen per person applies. 
The artist will be present on 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 13 and 14 May and the following events will be held on those dates . Reservation is required.
Kirie classes: 13:30 - 15:30, Fee 3,500yen per person. 

Kirie portrait: 10:00 - 13:30, Fee 4,500yen per person. 

Tshirts/shirts drawing: 10:00 - 13:30, Fee 4,500yen per person. Please bring along a plain Tshirts/shirts with you. 



切り絵教室 13:00-15:30、お一人様3,500円

似顔絵切り絵教室 10:00-13:30、お一人様4,500円

肉筆画シャツ 10:00-13:30、お一人様4,500円、無地の白地のワイシャツやTシャツなどをお持ち込み頂いて結構です。