“Love Art & Help Japan:” Enjoy great art in NY and donate for Japan.

All donations will go to the disaster relief in Japan through the Japanese Red Cross.

In NYAB News by Aneta Glinkowska 2011-03-19 print

Following the March 11 earthquake and the massive tsunami, with our sister website Tokyo Art Beat operating in Tokyo and friends living all over Japan, NY Art Beat feels ever closer to Japan.

Thus, with a group of good friends we decided to help the disaster victims by collecting donations in art venues and created a few dozen collection boxes to place in galleries, museums, art fairs and auction houses in New York. All donations will go to the disaster relief in Japan through the Japanese Red Cross.

Love Art Help Japan Box

We’d like to thank the venues which have already participated:

JADA at Ukrainian Institute, 2 E 79th St., New York, NY 10075, until March 23, 2011
– Hiroshi Yanagi, Arader Galleries, 1016 Madison Ave., Fl.2, New York, NY 10075
– Carol Davenport, 5 E 82nd St., Ground Fl., New York, NY 10028
– Bonham’s, 580 Madison Ave., New York, NY 10022
Arts of Pacific Asia Show, at 7W New York, 7 W 34th St., Fl.11, New York, NY 10001 from March 24-27, 2011
Priska C. Juschka Fine Art, 547 W 27th St., 2 Fl., New York, NY 10001
Mika Gallery, 41 E 57th St., 8th Fl., New York 10022
The Pace Gallery, 510 W 25th St., New York, NY 10001
The Pace Gallery, 534 W 25th St., New York, NY 10001
The Pace Gallery, 545 W 22nd St., New York, NY 10011
The Pace Gallery, 32 E 57th St., 2 Fl., New York, NY 10022
Pace MacGill, 32 E 57th St., 9 Fl., New York, NY 10022
Pace Primitive, 32 E 57th St., 7 Fl., New York, NY 10022
Pace Prints, 32 E 57th St., 3 Fl., New York, NY 10022
Pace Prints, 521 W 26th St., 3 Fl., New York, NY 10001
The Affordable Art Fair at 7W New York, 7 W 34th St., Fl.11, New York, NY 10001, until May 8, 2011
Foley Gallery, 548 W 28th St., 2nd fl., New York, NY 10001
Hpgrp Gallery, 529 W 20th St., 2W, New York, NY 10011
White Box, 329 Broome St., New York, NY 10002
Feature Inc., 131 Allen St., New York, NY 10002
Christie’s, 20 Rockefeller Plaza, New York, NY 10020
Ise Cultural Foundation, 555 Broadway, New York, NY 10012
– Koichi Yanagi Fine Art, 17 E 71th St., Fl.4, New York, NY 10021
– Sebastian Izzard Asian Art, 17 E 76th St., Fl.3, New York, NY 10021
Scholten Japanese Art, 145 W 58th St., New York, NY 10019
Ippodo Gallery, 521 W 26th St., New York, NY 10001
Ethan Cohen,14 Jay St., New York, NY 10013
Erik Thomsen Asian Art, 23 E 67 St., New York NY 10065
RH Gallery, 137 Duane St., New York, NY 10013
Miyako Yoshinaga, 547 W 27th St., 2 Fl., New York, NY 10001
McCaffrey Fine Art, 23 E 67th St., New York, NY 10065
Joshua Liner Gallery, 548 West 28th St., 3rd Fl., New York, NY 10001
The Invisible Dog, 51 Bergen St., Brooklyn, NY 11201
– NYU Steinhardt, 34 Stuyvesant St., New York, NY 10003
Michael Mut Gallery, 97 Ave. C, New York, NY 10009
Gallery 151, 350 Bowery, New York, NY 10003
Ceres Gallery, 547 W 27th St., Suite 201, New York, NY 10001
Art in General, 79 Walker St., New York, NY 10013
Bill Hodges Gallery, 24 W 57th St., New York, NY 10019
Eykyn Maclean, 23 E 67th St., 2Fl., New York, NY 10065
– Asian/Pacific/American Institute at New York University, 41-51 E. 11th St., 7Fl., New York, NY 10003
80 WSE NYU, 80 Washington Sq. East, New York, NY 10003
Abrons Arts Center, 466 Grand St., New York, NY 10002
Yoshii Gallery, 980 Madison Ave., Fl.3, New York, NY 10075
Haunch of Venison, 1230 Avenue of the Americas, Fl.20, New York, NY 10020
– Sotheby’s Institute of Art, 570 Lexington Ave., New York, NY 10021
Lombard-Freid Projects, 518 W 19th St., New York, NY 10011
Freight + Volume, 530 W 24th St., New York, NY 10011
P.P.O.W., 535 W 22nd St.,, Fl. 3, New York, NY 10011
Edward Tyler Nahem Fine Art, L.L.C. , 37 W 57th St., New York, NY 10019
Monya Rowe Gallery, 504 W 22nd St., 2nd Fl., New York, NY 10011
Onishi Gallery, 521 W 26th St., New York, NY 10001
McKenzie Fine Art, 511 W 25th St., New York, NY 10001
Synchronicity Fine Arts, 106 W 13th St., New York, NY 10011
Michael Mazzeo Gallery, 526 W 26th St., Suite 209, New York, NY 10001
gallery nine5, 24 Spring St., New York, NY 10012
Susan Eley Fine Art, 46 W 90th Street, Fl.2, New York, NY 10024
steven harvey fine art projects, 24 E 73rd St., New York, NY
Salon 2B, 80 Nassau St., #2B, New York, NY 10038
Pinion Gallery, 1265 Atlantic Ave., Suite #2L, Brooklyn, NY 11216
Animazing Gallery, 54 Greene St., New York, NY 10013
Third Streaming, 10 Greene St., 2nd fl., New York, NY 10013
Kill Devil Hill, 170 Franklin St., Brooklyn, NY 11222
Microscope Gallery, 4 Charles Place, Brooklyn, NY 11221
Camel Art Space, 722 Metropolitan Ave., Brooklyn, NY 11211
Recess Art, 41 Grand St., New York, NY 10013
Gitana Rosa Gallery, 19 Hope St., Brooklyn, NY 11211
Ukrainian Institute, 2 E 79th St., New York, NY 10075
Kentler International Drawing Space, 353 Van Brunt St., Brooklyn, NY 11231
SET Gallery, 287 3rd Ave., Brooklyn, NY 11215
– Sotheby’s, 1334 York Ave., 10th Fl., New York, NY 10021
Gering & López Gallery, 730 5th Ave., New York, NY 10019
Y Gallery, 165 Orchard St., New York, NY 10002

Love Art Help Japan Boxes

“Love Art & Help Japan” was initiated by the following individuals. Please note that NY Art Beat strongly supports the project, but is not the sole initiator of it.

Katsura Yamaguchi Senior Vice President / International Director Christie’s Inc.
Hitoshi Sagaseki Creative Director of J-Collabo
Yoko Furusho Illustrator
Aneta Glinkowska Co-founder of NY Art Beat
Kosuke Fujitaka Co-founder of NY Art Beat / Tokyo Art Beat

Aneta Glinkowska

Aneta Glinkowska. Brooklyn-based art worker, co-founder of NYArtBeat.com, she manages the listings and the blog from her living-room, sharing the work/dining table with her partner and the floor with their infant daughter. Studied Biology as an undergraduate, then Film Studies as a graduate student, she started learning and writing about art when living in Tokyo, where she contributed to Tokyo Art Beat and the Japan Times. A photographer and videographer, she's been an avid documentarian of her life as @perke. » See other writings


  1. Takahiro Kaneyama

    Hi, Aneta,
    Taka here. Please include us on the list.

    Photos were taken in Tohoku in 2008 and 2010.

    Thank you.

  2. Daniel Yanez

    Hi guys, I was wondering if we could make it international.

    I´m writing this from Fabrica Gallery, Brighton (U.K.), where I happen to work as a space manager and volunteer coordinator.

    We will be opening a new exhibition next April the 3rd and would love to help the victims by displaying a similar box. Any chance we could get sent a box like that? Of course, we would also be displaying a list with all the names of those galleries from the Big Apple collaborating, and those elsewhere.


    Thanks for your time and consideration.


    Daniel Y.

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  4. Noritoshi Hirakawa

    I am visiting Japan now from last week. Tokyo is very quiet and many shops closed early around 6 p.m. Surprising no single bottle water can be found( completely Zero chance). It will be great to get one box for donation. Would you do me a favor? Please pass the donated money to small organizations in Japan that are directory dealing with disaster victims. As you know many big organizations are not punctual and often high percentages of donated money disappears for employee’s salary and its operation cost – I received an air purifier from Red Cross over 2 months later the 9/11 incident – I am living just 5 blocks away from WTC and I had lost 15% of Lung function, at the time US Gov., Red Cross, American Cancer Foundation, FEMA, New York City etc. etc. all declined any support for the serious health condition and many people died already…

  5. Aleksandar

    Interesting to see international community getting so quick in helping japanese people while over 65% of Japanese want to keep the gates closed to foreigners. I have many Japanese friends and they agree about this, but again I lived there so know this is true yet sad.

  6. Sebastian Mayer

    We are buildung up a T-shirt shop for the

  7. Sebastian Mayer

    e are building up a web-shop to help the quake-victims. Can u help us? http://www.tomodachicalling.org

  8. Alexandra Garrison

    Hello NY Art Beat,

    My company would like to endorse the Love Art, Save Japan initiative in our quarterly newsletter to promote awarenes of the cause. Can you please provide me more intormation? Is it a non-profit venture and has a 5013C certificate been issued? Also, please let me know about your connection with the Red Cross and how you work with them in Japan. Many thanks for your attention and information.


    Alexandra Garrison

  9. Narita Reona

    Thanks for your love for Japan!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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