An installation artwork at the so-called ‘Stealable Art Exhibition’. Photo: AFPAn installation artwork at the so-called ‘Stealable Art Exhibition’. Photo: AFP
An installation artwork at the so-called ‘Stealable Art Exhibition’. Photo: AFP

A Tokyo art exhibit meant for Japan’s ‘well-mannered’ thieves

  • At the Same gallery in Tokyo, organisers host art exhibition where artworks could be ‘stolen’ by guests
  • Crowd of 200 people pack gallery for low-key event, attracting attention of local police

Topic |   Japan
An installation artwork at the so-called ‘Stealable Art Exhibition’. Photo: AFPAn installation artwork at the so-called ‘Stealable Art Exhibition’. Photo: AFP
An installation artwork at the so-called ‘Stealable Art Exhibition’. Photo: AFP
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