Meet the Artist: Takahashi Hiroko at Japan House London

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Meet contemporary textile artist and designer Takahashi Hiroko, founder of fashion design brand HIROCOLEDGE, at Japan House London.

Visitors to The Shop have the special opportunity to meet the artist and ask questions about her work and to hear first-hand about her project ‘RENOVATION’ and the kimono on display in the windows and on the Ground Floor at Japan House London until 7 September.

Please be advised that visitor numbers are limited, and bookings will be taken on a first-come, first-served basis.

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Since its reopening in July 2020, Japan House London has put new safety measures in place for the protection of all guests and staff.

All guests wishing to visit Japan House London are asked to pre-book their free visit through our online booking system.

About Takahashi Hiroko

Takahashi Hiroko is an artist based in Sumida, Tokyo whose work innovates the Japanese kimono tradition. Characterized by patterns consisting of the basic elements that make up the universe – circles and straight lines - Takahashi’s work shows the infinite possibilities that can be created out of finiteness. She aims to bring about a fusion of art and fashion through her original brand, HIROCOLEDGE. In 2020, a kimono from Takahashi Hiroko’s brand HIROCOLEDGE was featured in ‘Kimono: Kyoto to Catwalk’ at the Victoria and Albert Museum, Europe’s first major exhibition dedicated to kimono.

Read more about the work of Takahashi Hiroko in this online story.