The Omiya Bonsai Art Museum, Saitama - Past Events

Below is a list of all past events for The Omiya Bonsai Art Museum, Saitama. Current and upcoming events, as well as other details, are available on the venue's page.

  • poster for Special Exhibition: Japanese White Pine “Higurashi”

    Special Exhibition: Japanese White Pine “Higurashi”

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    • Media: Crafts
    • 2019-02-08 - 2019-02-13
  • poster for Birth of the Kokufu-ten Bonsai Exhibition Series: Early Showa Bonsai Aiming for Art Museum Status

    Birth of the Kokufu-ten Bonsai Exhibition Series: Early Showa Bonsai Aiming for Art Museum Status

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    • Media: Crafts - Talks
    • 2019-02-01 - 2019-03-13

    In 1934 a landmark exhibition of bonsai was held at the Tokyo Prefectural Art Museum (now the Tokyo Metropolitan Art Museum), which had come to be known as a “sanctuary for art”. Now in 2019, the exhibition...More »

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    Collection Exhibition

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    • Media: Crafts
    • 2018-12-07 - 2019-01-30

    Presenting gems from the museum’s extensive collection of bonsai miniature trees, including maples and zelkovas.More »

  • poster for The Story of Bonsai

    The Story of Bonsai

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    • Media: Painting - Product
    • 2018-09-08 - 2018-10-14

    This exhibition traces the history of Bonsai as seen in ancient Chinese murals, Japanese picture scrolls from the Middle Ages, garden drawings and Ukiiyo-e prints, bonsai favored by Meiji-era politicians,...More »

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    Collection Masterpieces

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    • Media: Product
    • 2018-09-07 - 2018-10-10

    An early-autumn exhibition of masterpiece bonsai and suiseki stones from the museum’s collection. More »

  • poster for The Colors of Twelve Scenes - Travels of ‘Bonseki’

    The Colors of Twelve Scenes - Travels of ‘Bonseki’

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    • Media: Product
    • 2018-07-27 - 2018-09-05

    “Bonseki” is the world of rocks placed on a tray and scattered with white sand to recreate scenes of mountains and water. The exhibition will showcase the monochromatic world of twelve famous scenes of...More »

  • poster for Suiseki - Miniature Landscape Stones

    Suiseki - Miniature Landscape Stones

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    • Media: Crafts
    • 2018-06-29 - 2018-07-25

    Exhibition featuring 16 Suiseki, miniature landscapes made from stone. [Related Event] Gallery Talk Date and Time: 7/1, 7/16 13:30- *Please visit website for more information.More »

  • poster for Satsuki Bonsai Exhibition

    Satsuki Bonsai Exhibition

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    • Media: Nihonga
    • 2018-06-01 - 2018-06-10

    Showcasing bonsai trees in all shapes and sizes and with flowers of various colors. [Related Events] 1. Gallery Talk “Enjoying Satsuki” Speaker: Shigeo Isobe (Isobe Ryokuen) Date and Time: 6/3 (Sun)...More »

  • poster for The Story of Bonsai: The History of Bonsai from Ancient Tmes to the Present

    The Story of Bonsai: The History of Bonsai from Ancient Tmes to the Present

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    • Media: Nihonga
    • 2018-05-19 - 2018-07-04

    Easy-to-understand panels introduce the history of bonsai miniature trees, as can be seen in murals from ancient China, medieval Japanese picture scrolls, modern Omiya Garden drawings and Ukiyo-e prints...More »

  • poster for The History of Omiya Bonsai Village

    The History of Omiya Bonsai Village

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    • Media: Nihonga - Sculpture - Ceramics
    • 2018-03-24 - 2018-05-09

    Omiya Bonsai Village was created following the 1923 Great Kanto Earthquake. Its history begins with the move of Ritaro Shimizu’s Seidaien bonsai garden in Tokyo to Omiya in April of 1925. 90 years after...More »

  • poster for The Story of Bonsai - The History of Bonsai from Ancient Tmes to the Present

    The Story of Bonsai - The History of Bonsai from Ancient Tmes to the Present

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    • Media: Nihonga - Sculpture
    • 2017-12-16 - 2018-02-04

    Bonsai have a long history that can be traced through everything from ancient Chinese murals to medieval Japanese picture scrolls, the garden maps of legendary Daimyo, and ukiyo-e prints. Venue: Exhibition...More »

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    Collection Masterpieces

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    • Media: Sculpture
    • 2017-11-23 - 2018-02-14

    Introducing masterpiece examples of collection bonsai, bonsai pots, and rock gardens. These bonsai display the beauty of the changing seasons. Venue: Collection GalleryMore »

  • poster for 18th Colors Exhibition

    18th Colors Exhibition

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    • Media: Sculpture
    • 2017-10-20 - 2017-11-01

    Presenting bonsai by local bonsai masters and those related to the Saitama City area. Delight in the vast selection of colorful trees on show here. Part One: Oct. 20 (Fri) - 25 (Wed) Part Two: Oct....More »

  • poster for Kabuki actor Kikugoro Onoe the 3rd as Gardener Matsugoro - Famous Actor come Bonsai Enthusiast

    Kabuki actor Kikugoro Onoe the 3rd as Gardener Matsugoro - Famous Actor come Bonsai Enthusiast

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    • Media: Sculpture
    • 2017-10-07 - 2017-11-29

    Kikugoro Onoe the 3rd (1784-1849), a popular Kabuki actor in the late Edo period (1603-1868), was also known to be a lover of bonsai. Potted plants often feature in ukiyo-e print portraits of the actor....More »

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    The Story of Bonsai

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    • Media: Drawing
    • 2017-09-09 - 2017-09-27

    This exhibition looks back on the history of bonsai from ancient times to the present with murals from ancient China, Medieval Japanese picture scrolls, modern paintings of famous gardens, woodblock prints,...More »

  • poster for “Bonseki” – Landscape of White Sand and Stone on Trays

    “Bonseki” – Landscape of White Sand and Stone on Trays

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    • Media: Sculpture - Workshops - Talks
    • 2017-07-28 - 2017-09-06

    Peaceful black and white worlds of bonseki – miniature rock gardens on lacquer trays. [Event] Guided Tours: How to Enjoy Bonsai and Bonseki Viewing Dates: Aug. 6 (Sun), Aug. 19 (Sat), Sep. 3 (Sun)...More »

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    Summer Rock Garden Exhibition

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    • Media: Sculpture
    • 2017-06-30 - 2017-07-26

    These rock gardens offer refreshing scenes for summer.More »

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    Satsuki Bonsai

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    • Media: Sculpture
    • 2017-06-02 - 2017-06-11

    Exhibition showcasing Satsuki (azaelea) bonsai trees, which are now in their peak season and displaying an array of colorful flowers in stunning shapes. [Related Events] Demonstration: Pruning after...More »

  • poster for The Story of “Bonsai”: History of Bonsai from Ancient Tmes to the Present

    The Story of “Bonsai”: History of Bonsai from Ancient Tmes to the Present

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    • Media: Drawing - Nihonga - Sculpture
    • 2017-05-20 - 2017-07-05

    Exhibition introducing the history of bonsai trees, starting with bonsai depicted in ancient Chinese murals and picture scrolls from Japan’s middle ages (11th century-16th century), before moving onto...More »

  • poster for Bonsai: The World-Famous Saitama Brand

    Bonsai: The World-Famous Saitama Brand

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    • Media: Product
    • 2017-03-17 - 2017-05-10

    This two-part exhibition commemorates the 8th World Bonsai Convention in Saitama City, which will be held from April 27 to April 30 at Saitama Super Arena. Bonsai treasures carefully selected from the...More »

  • poster for The Four Seasons at the Omiya Bonsai Art Museum, Saitama: Spring Greenery From 3 Gardens

    The Four Seasons at the Omiya Bonsai Art Museum, Saitama: Spring Greenery From 3 Gardens

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    • 2016-04-08 - 2016-04-27

    Presenting new masterpiece bonsai trees from the museum’s three gardens in time for spring.More »

  • poster for The Story of Bonsai

    The Story of Bonsai

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    • Media: Photography - Prints
    • 2016-04-08 - 2016-07-10

    Following the history of Bonsai trees through their appearance in ancient Chinese murals, painted scrolls of the Middle Ages, the garden illustrations of the Modern Age and the prints of Ukiyo-e. From...More »

  • poster for The Story of Bonsai — The History of Bonsai from Ancient Tmes to the Present

    The Story of Bonsai — The History of Bonsai from Ancient Tmes to the Present

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    • Media: Painting
    • 2016-01-22 - 2016-02-11

    From the murals of the ancient China, to the painted scrolls of medieval Japan, to the garden scenes and ukiyo-e of the modern era, this exhibition follows the depiction of the Bonsai Tree all the way...More »

  • poster for The Selected Masterpieces from the Collection

    The Selected Masterpieces from the Collection

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    • Media: Painting
    • 2015-12-12 - 2016-01-20

    Introducing winter and New Year’s-themed Ukiyo-e prints and other works of art from the museum’s collection along with new collection additions. More »

  • Blue and White― Kusamono Grass Bonsai and Porcelain Pots

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    • Media: Ceramics - Talks
    • 2015-07-31 - 2015-09-02

    This exhibition shows blue and white porcelain bonsai pots with wild grasses. Gallery Talk *This event is only available in Japanese. 1st: Sun, August 2 from 13:30 2nd: Sat, August 15 from 13:30...More »

  • poster for Azalea Bonsai Exhibition

    Azalea Bonsai Exhibition

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    • Media: Product
    • 2015-06-05 - 2015-06-14

    Displaying beautiful satsuki azalea bonsais in a variety of colors and forms.More »

  • poster for The Story of Bonsai - The History of Bonsai from Ancient Tmes to the Present

    The Story of Bonsai - The History of Bonsai from Ancient Tmes to the Present

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    • 2015-04-17 - 2015-07-08

    From the murals of ancient China to medieval Japanese picture scrolls, the Daimyo Garden plans and the prints of ukiyo-e, the form of the bonsai tree may be traced throughout the cultural history of Japan...More »

  • poster for Essence of Bonsai

    Essence of Bonsai

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    • Media: Talks
    • 2015-03-13 - 2015-04-08

    A special exhibition by Kaori Yamada, the fifth-generation proprietor of Seikou-en, a bonsai tree nursery, school, and shop in Omiya’s Bonsai Village. Seeking the essence of bonsai, this show presents...More »

  • poster for The History of the Bonsai Art Museum II

    The History of the Bonsai Art Museum II

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    • Media: Product
    • 2015-01-31 - 2015-04-08

    First opened 90 years ago the Bonsai Art Museum has a long and rich history explored here in the 2nd of a series of exhibitions placing a focus upon the founder Ritaro Shimizu and his legacy.More »

  • poster for 2nd Japanese Pine Scenes - The Magnificent Beauty of the Black Pine

    2nd Japanese Pine Scenes - The Magnificent Beauty of the Black Pine

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    • Media: Product
    • 2015-01-30 - 2015-02-25

    With a focus upon the Japanese black pine this exhibition introduces the art of the bonsai tree.More »

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