MGM Resorts to Host Japanese Artist Kisho Mwkaiyama in Public Studio at Bellagio

LAS VEGAS (June 13, 2018) – Notable Japanese artist Kisho Mwkaiyama will begin work on a new artwork, Vendarta 100: Six Elements and The Seasons, in a public studio at Bellagio Resort & Casino on June 29. The experience is presented by MGM Resorts Art & Culture, a program which focuses on commissioning, collecting, supporting and presenting modern and contemporary art in and around MGM Resorts destinations globally. Mwkaiyama’s work will become part of MGM Resorts’ Fine Art Collection. 

Bellagio Gallery of Fine Art Celebrates Significant Japanese Artists with New Exhibition Primal Water Opening June 29, 2018

LAS VEGAS (May 21, 2018) – Showcasing diverse Japanese artworks connected to the theme of water’s vitality to the existence of life, Bellagio Gallery of Fine Art (BGFA) will unveil its new exhibition, Primal Water, on June 29. The exhibition is curated by Midori Nishizawa and includes important works of post-war and contemporary Japanese art.