BankART1929 is a non-profit arts organization based in Yokohama with the purpose of revitalizing the city while repurposing historical buildings and warehouses for cultural and artistic activities. It is the leading project of the "Creative City Projects" promoted by the City of Yokohama.

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Organizational Programs

BankART Life7

UrbanNesting: Reinhabiting the City

Venue: BankART Station + surrounding areas (Kannai district, Minato Mirai 21 district, Yokohama Portside area)
Dates: March 15 (Friday) - June 9 (Sunday), 2024
Hours: 11 am to 7 pm(viewing hours for outdoor artworks will vary depending on installation sites)
Closed Thursdays (except April 4, May 2 and June 6)

8th Yokohama Triennale

Wild Grass: Our Lives

Dates: MARCH 15 – JUNE 9, 2024 Venue: Yokohama Museum of Art, Former Daiichi Bank Yokohama Branch, BankART KAIKO, Queen's Square YOKOHAMA, Motomachi-Chūkagai Station Accessway

Yokohama Creative COOP: Creative City Yokohama 20th Commemoration

Dates: March 15 – June 9, 2024
Venue: BankART KAIKO Shop Area

Organizer: Creative Network (BankART1929, Koganecho Area Management Center, and Zou-no-hana Terrace) and the Organizing Committee for Yokohama Triennale


Organizational Programs


Exhibition Period: Thursday, July 4, 2024 - Monday, September 23, 2024 (11:00 am to 7:00 pm, 71 days except holidays) / Extended hours during opening weekend (Thursday, July 4 through Saturday, July 6) from 11:00 am to 10:00pm

Closed: Closed Mondays but open during national holidays (July 15, August 12, September 16, and September 23) which offsets the closing day of the week to the following Tuesdays

Venue: BankART Station

Proposed Fees: General admission ¥1,000, College and High School students ¥500, Re-entry fee on a later date is ¥500. Admission is free for junior high school students and younger and disabled persons with a disability certificate and one accompanying caregiver.


B1 Level, Shin Takashima Station
5-1 Minatomirai, Naka-ku, Yokohama
231-0012, Japan

Ground Floor, Kitanaka Brick&White, 5-57-2 Kitanaka Dōri, Naka-ku, Yokohama
231-0003, Japan