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I am excited to announce my solo show:


Pattern – Colour – Light

Opening night THURSDAY 19 OCTOBER 2023, 5-7pm

Disorder Gallery

Door 108, Corner of Stanley & Bourke Street,

Darlinghurst NSW 2010

The exhibition runs until SATURDAY 4 NOVEMBER 2023


Disorder Gallery link with RSVP

Urban Village Winter 2019 Marta article.

Honoured to be featured in the winter edition of Urban Village Magazine, 1 June 2019 (ACME presents: The Art of Japanese Framing, by Tess Scholfield-Peters, p12-13)

Online version read here

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“The Art of Japanese Framing: Craftsmanship & Design Art & Design Talk by Marta Wawrzyniak-Ijichi” was a public event hosted by Acme Framing, Sydney on 24 July 2019. The talk provided an introduction to traditional Japanese techniques for mounting and framing works-on-paper accompanied by an exhibition of Japan-themed works on paper, including artworks by Kyoto-based Japanese pop-art and mural artist Ki-Yan (Hideki Kimura). Event details


The first presentation in Europe! The English-Japanese pictorial guidebook Ki-Yan’s Kyoto Food & Art / 「外国人が見つけた KYOTOグルメ&アート」book promotion event at Massolit Books & Cafe in Kraków, Poland 10 August 2018.

The English-Japanese pictorial guidebook Ki-Yan’s Kyoto Food & Art / 「外国人が見つけた KYOTOグルメ&アート」now in Chinese version! With a new title 搖滾吧!木村英輝的京都彩繪 – traditional Chinese edition by Happiness Cultural Publications, published in April 2018 in Taipei, Taiwan.

Last month I had the honour to be invited and interviewed by SBS Japanese Radio in Sydney and talk about my books, connection to Japan, learning Japanese etc. Please have a listen 

先月オーストラリアのSBS ラジオの日本語番組にご招待をいただき、日本で出版した本や私と日本との関係などについてお話しました よかったらお聞きください ♪ (broadcasted 19 September 2017)

listen to the podcast

After Japan and Poland, now on sale in Australia! Miwaku-no too porando interia & zakka meguri 「魅惑の東欧・ポーランド インテリア&雑貨めぐり」, the pictorial guidebook to Polish interiors and products in Japanese – is now available at CLAY & FLAX – the cozy Boleslawiec ceramics and European linen shop in Crows Nest in Sydney.  (23 March 2016)

Ki-Yan’s Kyoto Food & Art 「外国人が見つけた KYOTOグルメ&アート」book launch event at Books Kinokuniya Sydney, 18 February 2016. 


The launch event for my book Ki-Yan’s Kyoto Food & Art 「外国人が見つけた KYOTOグルメ&アート」will be taking place at Books Kinokuniya Sydney, Thursday 18 February from 6:30pm. Signed copies of the guidebook will be available for purchase on the night. RSVP in store, by phone: 02 9262 7996, email: or visit Kinokuniya's event page here.

We will be serving umeshu provided by CHOYA, the supporter of the event.

I hope to see you there!

Ki-Yan’s Kyoto Food & Art 「外国人が見つけた KYOTOグルメ&アート」book launch party in Kyoto Rihga Royal Hotel, 27 October 2015.

For the last part of my presentation speech during the event ('manzai' style with Ki-Yan, the publisher Mishima-san and the artist Echizenya Hyota) watch here.

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