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General incorporated association L-A・I・R

  • Host organization

    General incorporated association L-A・I・R

  • Address

    77 Takagi, Hanada-cho, Himeji-shi, Hyogo 671-0256

  • Website

Objective Through art and expression through leather, we practice the inheritance of a culture of deeper connections between people that transcend all things, such as connections between people and historical background.
Organization activities "Inviting/inviting artists from Japan and overseas to residencies and supporting their activities during their stay for a certain period of time.
We will work together to develop further means of expressing leather culture and revitalize the region. vinegar."
Founded in 2024
Background Takagi, Hanada-cho, Himeji City is one of the top leather producing areas in Japan, but Takagi is still relatively unknown, and we want more people to know about Himeji leather. We also want to protect and pass on this traditional industry. Encouraged by the passion of the local people, the project began.
Location / Environment A former factory in Takagi, Hanada-cho, Himeji City, Hyogo Prefecture has been renovated into a spacious facility with a patio. There will also be living space for artists and an office building.
Contact General Incorporated Association L - A・I・R /General Planning Department
77 Takagi, Hanada-cho, Himeji-shi 671-0255
TEL/FAX +81-(0)79-262-6465
Contact Chiaki Yamada

Facility information

Studio informationAvailable


Presentation spaceAvailable


From the north exit of JR Himeji Station, get off at Shinki Bus 61-61 and get off at Nori Station, then walk for 20 minutes.

Open calls

Currently there is no program available for application.