Fashion label MCM has teamed up with KÖNIG GALERIE to host a new exhibition space for contemporary artists in Japan.
“Global luxury brand MCM and Berlin-based gallery KÖNIG GALERIE joined forces to establish a 3000 sqft. exhibition space for contemporary art at the MCM GINZA HAUS I, the brand’s Japanese flagship concept store,” according to a press release. “With a focus on showcasing a roster of key influential German, Austrian and Swiss artists in Japan, the temporary gallery KÖNIG TOKIO will run multiple exhibitions starting from November 2019 through to December 2020 – among them internationally renowned artists such as Katharina Grosse, Alicja Kwade, Erwin Wurm and more.”
“The MCM Ginza HAUS I is MCM’s concept space celebrating the brand’s heritage of culture, craft and creativity,” the brands added. “As an architectural landmark where art, fashion, culture converge and the experiential meet, it is the ideal venue for KÖNIG TOKIO.”
Photos: General view of the Konig Tokio at MCM Ginza Haus 1 Opening Show with Juergen Teller on November 09, 2019 in Tokyo, Japan. (By Ken Ishii/Getty Images for MCM WORLDWIDE/KONIG GALERIE provided by Image.net)