Free First Friday

Friday, July 4, 2014 - 5:00pm - 8:00pm

On the first Friday of every month, admission is free and public tours led in English and Japanese are available at 2:00pm. During spring and summer months, Free First Fridays also feature extended evening hours from 5:00 to 8:00pm with special programming, including Center of Attention (an extended conversation around a single work of art), and a cash bar with wine and beer. During select months, film screenings curated in collaboration with the Architecture and Design Film Festival at 7:00pm.


This July's film selection will be Tadao Ando - From Emptiness to Infinity  by Director Mathias Frick (German with subtitles)


This documentary portrays one of the world’s most renowned architects - Tadao Ando, the Japanese Master of Minimalism. His award-winning brutalist architecture creates a spectacular connection between Japanese tradition and contemporary modernism. The film introduces Andos’s world-famous buildings and accompanies him and his work as he shares his sources of inspiration and motivation.