ART IN CENTRAL SHIBUYA

Shibuya is not just all about shopping and nightlife. The neighborhood also has a fair amount to offer art lovers.

Bunkamura

東急文化村

Bunkamura, which translates to “Culture Village,” is a large complex which contains a concert hall, theatre, cinema, museum and art gallery, run by the same firm that operates 109 and Tokyu Hands. You can see concerts or opera at Orchard Hall or see exhibitions by artists as such as Picasso at the gallery. It’s best to check the web site before you visit to see what’s going on.

Address
2-24-1 Dogenzaka, Shibuya-ku
東京都渋谷区道玄坂2-24-1

Hours
Check schedule

Telephone
03-3477-9111

URL
bunkamura.co.jp/english/

Bunkamura Shibuya

Diesel Art Gallery

The Diesel Art Gallery hosts four exhibitions per year, often from famous foreign artists such as Spike Jonze. You can also find a gift shop, restaurant and cafe here.

Address
Cocoti B1F 1-23-16 Shibuya, Shibuya-ku
東京都渋谷区渋谷1-23-16 Cocoti B1F

Hours
11:30 – 21:00

Telephone
03-6427-5955

URL
diesel.co.jp/art/

Diesel Shibuya

Shibuya Hikarie 8/

渋谷ヒカリエ8/

Hikarie 8/ comprises of 8 different gallery and design spaces located within Shibuya’s massive Hikarie shopping center, one of which is overseen by the popular artist Tomio Koyama.

Address
2-21-1 Shibuya, Shibuya-ku
東京都渋谷区渋谷2-21-1

Hours
11:00 – 20:00

Telephone
03-6434-1493

URL
hikarie.jp/8/en/

Hikarie Shibuya