This is briefly how Japanese contemporary art looked like at Art Basel. Beneath the best of art dealers choice which this year were Tomio Koyama, Taka Ishii, SCAI the Bathhouse, Gallery Koyanagi and ShugoArts.
Ei Arakawa, c/o Grand Openings, Grand Openingsat Bumbershoot, 2008, performance
Shintaro Miyake, A torture of forest, 2009, acrylic, color pencil, pencil on paper
Daido Moriyama, Hokkaido, 1978/2009, black and white print
Tatsuo Miyajima, C.F.Lifestructurism - no.13, 2009, LED, IC, electric wire
Daisuke Ohba, UROBOROS(woods), 2008, acrylic on cotton
Kohei Nawa, PixCell-Model-Leopard, 2008, mixed media