Sweets artist “KINUKA” will hold an exhibition packed full of “kawaii” food items at KIDDY LAND in Harajuku

21.June.2017 | FASHION / SPOT

Five years have past since Harajuku/Omotesando’s landmark, KIDDY LAND was rebuilt. In commemoration of KIDDY LAND’s 5-year anniversary, a special exhibition by the popular sweets artist KUNIKA titled, “KINUKA – Welcome to Sugar Land” will be held from July 1st (Sat.) to July 14th (Fri.).

キデイランド原宿店で女の子のときめきを詰め込んだKUNIKA【Welcome to SugarLand】が開催

By integrating the world of sweets and art together, KUNIKA has developed his own unique “world,” a cute world of fantasy and delicacy and his works of art are highly acclaimed especially by womenfolk.

For this 5th year anniversary special exhibition, KUNIKA will release a KIDDY LAND-Harajuku only sweets item, that is a motif of a  house made of sweets. Furthermore, the actual sweets items that were used for the promotion photography for this exhibition will be on display.

A house made of sweets – just try opening the door to this house and a sweet and wonderful world will open up to you. Come and enjoy this “kawaii” world at KIDDY LAND in Harajuku.

 

 

■Information

KINUKA “Welcome to Sugar Land”

Exhibition period: July 1st (Sat.) to July 14th (Fri.)

Place: KIDDY LAND-Harajuku

Harajuku store special products: Poach \2,100, Transportation pass case \2,300,

Eco bag \2,200, T-shirt \2,600

Pre exhibition sales goods: phone 7/6 book case \4,200, Gizmobies (for iphone6/7) \4,000, smartphone ring \1,800 (all prices tax not included)

KIDDY LAND official web site: http://www.kiddyland.co.jp/event/kunika2017/

©KUNIKA

 

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    Left: Halloween, September 17 – October 31 / Middle: Christmas, November 1 – December 20 / Right: Anniversary, December 27 – January 10

     

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    Restaurant Photo Spot Image

    *画像はイメージです
    © 2021 SANRIO CO., LTD. APPROVAL NO. SP610376

     

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    Original Merchandise

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    Comment from AMIAYA

     

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    Comment from the Editor-in-chief of STREET, Shoichi Aoki

     

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