Art

Testu Fusen as seen on a Maction Planet Tokyo Art Tour

Tetsu Fusen at the Tokyo Station Gallery

There is one week to go to see ‘Tetsu Fusen: A Retrospective – 40th Anniversary of His Death’ at the Tokyo Station Gallery. Mac, Founder of Maction Planet, takes a look at the life of this unique artist who will transform your ideas about Nihonga painting forever.   You probably haven’t heard of Tetsu Fusen, […]

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Maction Planet and Livio Ramondelli launch a new range of Tokyo T-shirts!

Maction Planet x Livio Ramondelli Apparel Launch

Maction Planet is proud to announce the launch of a new apparel collaboration showcasing the art of superstar artist Livio Ramondelli, featuring four different exclusive T-shirt designs. Most well known for his Transformers work, Livio Ramondelli has been a frequent visitor to Tokyo, and his designs for Maction Planet are all inspired by The World’s […]

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Livio Ramondelli on a Maction Planet Tokyo Private Tour

Mac on Tokyo: Livio Ramondelli

World-famous artist Livio Ramondelli is carving out a space as one of the most prolific Transformers artists of all time. We are extremely honoured that he has collaborated with Maction Planet on an EXCLUSIVE new apparel line, which showcases his incredible diversity and vision. In this special edition of “Mac on Tokyo” Livio talks to […]

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Andrew Griffith, Transformers Artist, talks to Maction Planet

Mac on Tokyo: Andrew Griffith

World-famous artist Andrew Griffith, currently working on Micronauts for IDW, is best known for his epic eight-year run on Transformers, helping establish a new era for the franchise. Mac, Founder of Maction Planet, talks to Andrew about his current and former projects, the strangest gifts he has received from fans and why Tokyo might just […]

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Alberto Giacometti in Tokyo

As part of its ongoing 10th Anniversary celebrations, The National Art Centre in Nogizaka is currently holding an incredible exhibition of the works of Alberto Giacometti (1901-1966), drawing primarily from the Collection of The Fondation Marguerite et Aimé Maeght. Mac, Founder of Maction Planet, went to check it out.  The exhibition of some 130 works, which […]

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Mac on Tokyo: Tatiana Dykes

In this edition of Mac on Tokyo, Mac talks to Tatiana Dykes. Tatiana shares with us her memories of Japan from living here as a child, visiting The World’s Greatest Metropolis, and discusses the launch of her new agency, TD Art.   Maction Planet: Hi Tatiana. Thanks for joining us here at Maction Planet! First […]

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Tokyo Art Tours: Kyotaro art seen on a Maction Planet Artokyo Art Tour

Artokyo: KYOTARO – Clad in the Universe

Yesterday I led an ‘Artokyo’ Tour – a fully customized Maction Planet experience where the main focus was ‘art’ – visiting several museums and galleries around the Urahara/Harajuku/Omotesando area, checking out the work of both established and up-and-coming contemporary artists. We had also managed to arrange sessions with gallery owners to discuss their ethos and […]

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Blossom Blast 2017

Blossom Blast 2017

On Wednesday 1st March, I was lucky enough to attend the VIP and Press Opening Party for “Blossom Blast”, an all-female artist exhibition and feminist art collective that aims to raise awareness of female artists in Japan. It is being held around International Women’s Day on 8th March. The event was held at UltraSuperNew in Harajuku, one of […]

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