Kichijoji Art Museum - Past Events

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

  • poster for Takuro Iwamoto “All Colors and Shapes”

    Takuro Iwamoto “All Colors and Shapes”

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    • Media: Painting - Talks
    • 2019-01-12 - 2019-02-24
  • poster for Swing Expo Tokyo

    Swing Expo Tokyo

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    • Media: Installation - Crafts
    • 2018-12-14 - 2018-12-18

    The non-profit Swing hopes to make society just a little bit more interesting with this show about T-shirts, gloves, “G,” paper, and words. It hopes to bridge the distance people may feel between themselves,...More »

  • poster for The World of Kozo Kakimoto’s Picture Books

    The World of Kozo Kakimoto’s Picture Books

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    • Media: Illustration - Drawing
    • 2018-09-29 - 2018-11-11
  • poster for Masanosuke Onuki “Unspeakable Words”

    Masanosuke Onuki “Unspeakable Words”

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    • Media: Painting - Drawing - Workshops - Talks
    • 2018-08-11 - 2018-09-23

    This summer marks the 30th anniversary of Masanosuke Onuki passing. This exhibition reexamines the artist’s legacy with over 100 works including hitherto unreleased sketches and drafts. [Related Events] Slide...More »

  • Art School Forests of Mitaka “Watercolors by Adults and Sculptures by Children”

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    • Media: Drawing - Sculpture
    • 2018-08-02 - 2018-08-07
  • poster for Hideo Hagiwara “Hideo Hagiwara and Mount Fuji - A Life Lived”

    Hideo Hagiwara “Hideo Hagiwara and Mount Fuji - A Life Lived”

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    • Media: Nihonga
    • 2018-07-12 - 2018-11-11

    For Yamanashi born Hideo Hagiwara, Mount Fuji is where his heart lies. After recovering from illness, Hagiwara dedicated himself to engraving his homeland Fuji. On exhibit will be 10 works from his “36...More »

  • poster for Yozo Hamaguchi “Yozo Hamaguchi and Mezzotint - Along with the Newly Collected Works of Keiko Minami”

    Yozo Hamaguchi “Yozo Hamaguchi and Mezzotint - Along with the Newly Collected Works of Keiko Minami”

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    • Media: Prints
    • 2018-07-12 - 2018-11-11

    On exhibit will be 14 copperplate engravings by Yozo Hamaguchi, along with 8 works by partner and fellow copperplate engraver Keiko Minami (1911-2004). Venue: Yozo Hamaguchi Memorial HallMore »

  • poster for Hiromitsu Nakazawa: Published Art and Sketches from the Meiji and Taisho Periods

    Hiromitsu Nakazawa: Published Art and Sketches from the Meiji and Taisho Periods

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    • Media: Graphics - Painting - Drawing
    • 2018-01-13 - 2018-02-25

    The accomplished artist Hiromitsu Nakazawa (1874–1964) provided artwork for literary magazines during the Meiji and Taisho periods, including the monthly “Myojo,” directed by the poet Akiko Yosano. This...More »

  • poster for Celebrating the 70th Anniversary of Musashino City & The Centennial of Inokashira Park

    Celebrating the 70th Anniversary of Musashino City & The Centennial of Inokashira Park

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    • Media: Painting - Talks
    • 2017-11-11 - 2017-12-24

    A look back on the historical and cultural significance of Musashino City, home to Inokashira Park which opened 100 years ago. More »

  • poster for Wood and Colors, Copper and Lines

    Wood and Colors, Copper and Lines

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    • Media: Prints
    • 2017-10-19 - 2018-02-25

    Exhibition showcasing Hideo Hagiwara’s woodcut prints and copperplate etchings. together. As you can see here, it is not unusual to see Hagiwara using etching-like techniques in his woodcut prints. Discover...More »

  • poster for Expressions in Black

    Expressions in Black

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    • Media: Prints
    • 2017-10-19 - 2018-02-25

    In addition to 17 copperplate prints by Yozo Hamaguchi, 6 works from Kyuho Noda’s “Hanshin Meisho studies” (comprised of 30 works in total) will be presented here. Discover how these two artists use black...More »

  • poster for Fumiaki Aono “Conversation Piece/Peace Part A”

    Fumiaki Aono “Conversation Piece/Peace Part A”

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    • Media: Sculpture - Talks
    • 2017-09-09 - 2017-10-15

    Revival-themed sculpture and installation art created from scraps and objects damaged in the Great East Japan Earthquake tsunami. More »

  • poster for Summer! Daruma! Manekineko! Nao Takahata’s Summer Holiday

    Summer! Daruma! Manekineko! Nao Takahata’s Summer Holiday

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    • Media: Graphics - Illustration - Workshops
    • 2017-07-15 - 2017-08-27

    Nao Takahata creates stylish yet incredibly playful picture books where stories unfold with a generous helping of bizarre and surprising nonsense. These are rendered in light brush strokes using vivid...More »

  • poster for Hideo Hagiwara “Cold Stone”

    Hideo Hagiwara “Cold Stone”

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    • Media: Graphics - Painting - Drawing
    • 2017-06-01 - 2017-10-15

    Hideo Hagiwara has been creating works featuring stone motifs since the 1960s. This series produced with a new self-developed double-sided printing invites the viewer into a cool, quiet world where the...More »

  • poster for Yozo Hamaguchi “One Cherry, Many Cherries”

    Yozo Hamaguchi “One Cherry, Many Cherries”

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    • Media: Painting - Drawing
    • 2017-06-01 - 2017-10-15

    An exhibition of works by Yozo Hamaguchi featuring cherries, a major motif for the print artist. Rediscover the poetic beauty of Hamaguchi’s compositions skillfully combining vivid reds and numerical arrangements...More »

  • poster for Shuichi Kimura “Flag (Close to the Fence) - One Step Ahead”

    Shuichi Kimura “Flag (Close to the Fence) - One Step Ahead”

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    • Media: Painting - Drawing - Sound - Workshops - Talks
    • 2017-04-08 - 2017-05-28

    Shuichi Kitamura has been creating abstract paintings since the start of his career, and he has been using the same solo exhibition title - “Flag (Close to the Fence) - One Step Ahead” - since 2008. For...More »

  • poster for Yozo Hamaguchi Memorial Studio Exhibition

    Yozo Hamaguchi Memorial Studio Exhibition

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    • Media: Prints
    • 2017-03-02 - 2017-05-28

    Presenting the color mezzotint copperplate prints of Yozo Hamaguchi and the silkscreen prints of Tetsuro Sawada. Both artists display delicate gradations of color through skillful layering techniques....More »

  • poster for Hideo Hagiwara Memorial Studio Exhibition

    Hideo Hagiwara Memorial Studio Exhibition

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    • Media: Prints
    • 2017-03-02 - 2017-05-28

    Hideo Hagiwara succeeded in bringing a greater softness, suppleness, and freedom to the lines of woodblock prints. His gently colored works evoke the liberating feeling of soaring into the air, reflected...More »

  • poster for Teiko Kobatake “Painting through hardship”

    Teiko Kobatake “Painting through hardship”

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    • Media: Nihonga
    • 2017-01-14 - 2017-02-26

    In 1996, Musashino City received 46 artworks from the bereaved family of the late artist Teiko Kobatake, including the one work that was gifted the year of her death. Ahead of the opening of Kichijoji...More »

  • poster for Yozo Hamaguchi and Kazuma Oda

    Yozo Hamaguchi and Kazuma Oda

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    • Media: Prints
    • 2016-11-17 - 2017-02-26

    Spotlighting the quiet, contemplative scenes of print artists Yozo Hamaguchi and Kazuma Oda.More »

  • poster for Hideo Hagiwara “The Landscape and the Soul”

    Hideo Hagiwara “The Landscape and the Soul”

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    • Media: Prints
    • 2016-11-17 - 2017-02-26

    Hideo Hagiwara’s landscapes inspired by a love of Japan’s natural beauty combine realism and humanistic expression. More »

  • poster for Kazuko Saeki “Fifteen Thousand Leaves Speak”

    Kazuko Saeki “Fifteen Thousand Leaves Speak”

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    • Media: Installation - Crafts
    • 2016-06-04 - 2016-07-18

    Featured at world-class hotels and other sites around the globe, Kazuko Saeki’s tapestry installations take many different forms to reveal an unplanned, organic beauty reflecting natural life. Using her...More »

  • poster for Playing in Space, Flying to Other Worlds: The Sci-Fi Manga of Moto Hagi

    Playing in Space, Flying to Other Worlds: The Sci-Fi Manga of Moto Hagi

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    • Media: Illustration
    • 2016-04-09 - 2016-05-29

    Since her 1969 debut with “Lulu and Mimi,” Moto Hagio has produced enduring genre-spanning masterpieces such as “The Poe Family” and “The Heart of Thomas.” Along with other popular illustrators including...More »

  • poster for An Eye Towards Greek Myth

    An Eye Towards Greek Myth

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    • Media: Prints
    • 2016-03-03 - 2016-07-18

    A selection of 42 works from Hideo Hagiwara reveal a unique eye upon the world of Greek mythology filled with human emotion. More »

  • poster for Keiko Minami “Seeing Far”

    Keiko Minami “Seeing Far”

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    • Media: Prints
    • 2016-03-03 - 2016-07-18

    The Kichijoji Art Museum has steadily been acquiring the work of print artist Keiko Minami, who frequently featured girls, fish, birds, castles, and towers as motifs in her work. It now presents 26 prints...More »

  • poster for Toshiyuki Konishi + AHA! “Conversation Piece”

    Toshiyuki Konishi + AHA! “Conversation Piece”

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    • Media: Painting - Installation - Video and Film - Talks
    • 2016-01-16 - 2016-02-28

    Conversation pieces were group portraits (typically of families) painted in 17th and 18th century Europe. This exhibition presents around 30 new paintings and drawings by Toshiyuki Konishi, inspired by...More »

  • poster for Setsuko Migishi “I Continue to Burn”

    Setsuko Migishi “I Continue to Burn”

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    • Media: Painting
    • 2015-11-21 - 2015-12-27

    A selection of 80 works are brought together to commemorate 110 years since the birth of Setsuko Migishi, who began to make work in the 1920s and continued up into the late 90s, always painting and living...More »

  • poster for Yozo Hamaguchi + Arinori Ichihara “The Comparison of Stillness and Movement”

    Yozo Hamaguchi + Arinori Ichihara “The Comparison of Stillness and Movement”

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    • Media: Painting
    • 2015-10-22 - 2016-02-28

    Moving to Paris at a young age, in his later years Yozo Hamaguchi(1909-2000) came to develop a unique expression in color mezzotint and copper-plate printing. At the same time Arinori Ichihara(1910-2010)...More »

  • poster for Hideo Hagiwara “The Universe of Wood Scraps”

    Hideo Hagiwara “The Universe of Wood Scraps”

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    • Media: Painting
    • 2015-10-22 - 2016-02-28

    Growing tired of the established form of woodblock printing Hideo Hagiwara began to attach the wood shavings from the cutting process upon the woodblock itself, opening up the expressions of this medium...More »

  • poster for 200 Years of Chohachi Irie

    200 Years of Chohachi Irie

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    • Media: Painting - Prints - Sculpture
    • 2015-09-05 - 2015-10-18

    Chohachi Irie(1815-1889) was a master plasterer of the ending of the Bakufu government/ beginning of the Meiji period in Edo/Tokyo, creating reliefs and decorative murals with plaster and his mortarboard,...More »

  • Makoto Nagasawa “City Scapes - Depicting the Streets and their People”

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    • Media: Illustration - Painting
    • 2015-08-01 - 2015-08-30

    Shibuya, Shinjuku and Kichijoji are subjects of Nagasawa’s cityscape paintings and sketches, including 180 degree panorama views from the series entitled “Kichijoji Station”, accompanied by early drawings...More »

  • Factory 21 - Six Contemporay Artists

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    • Media: Painting - Sculpture
    • 2015-07-23 - 2015-07-28
  • poster for A Quiet Flash - The Early Works of Youzou Hamaguchi

    A Quiet Flash - The Early Works of Youzou Hamaguchi

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    • Media: Prints
    • 2015-07-02 - 2015-10-18

    Youzou Hamaguchi left behind him many small scale works often executed on supports of less than 10cm square, and here such pieces become the center piece of an exhibition tracing the intensity of concentration...More »

  • poster for Hideo Hagiwara “The Hydrangea Period - Hideo Hagiwara’s World of Blue”

    Hideo Hagiwara “The Hydrangea Period - Hideo Hagiwara’s World of Blue”

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    • Media: Painting - Prints
    • 2015-07-02 - 2015-10-18

    Hideo Hagiwara is an artist who took nature as his teacher, and continuously practiced his observational studies without neglect. In his work of “The Hydrangea Period” one may feel the sense of the humid...More »

  • poster for Hiromi Nagakura “Towards the World Beyond”

    Hiromi Nagakura “Towards the World Beyond”

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    • Media: Photography
    • 2015-05-23 - 2015-06-28

    Having built a career of capturing scenes of the world’s frontiers and the landscapes of conflict, Hiromi Nagakura has continued to photograph the human figures who live within a narrow territory of the...More »

  • poster for The Fungi of Michiko Kobayashi - All Sorts of Mushrooms

    The Fungi of Michiko Kobayashi - All Sorts of Mushrooms

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    • Media: Illustration
    • 2015-04-04 - 2015-05-17

    When in 1986 Michiko Kobayashi contributed illustrations to the publication “The Strangeness of Mushrooms” she became enchanted with these living forms and has since spent the last 30 years depicting their...More »

  • poster for The Pull of the Eye, the Shift of the Gaze— Works by Keiko Minami and Yozo Hamaguchi

    The Pull of the Eye, the Shift of the Gaze— Works by Keiko Minami and Yozo Hamaguchi

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    • Media: Painting - Prints
    • 2015-02-26 - 2015-06-28

    The pupils of the eyes of subjects in Yozo Hamaguchi and Keiko Minami’s prints seem at once expressionless and evocative. This is the secret of the power of their gazes to draw in the viewer. Meanwhile,...More »

  • poster for Hideo Hagiwara “The Faces of Prints, the Expressions of Lines”

    Hideo Hagiwara “The Faces of Prints, the Expressions of Lines”

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    • Media: Painting - Prints
    • 2015-02-26 - 2015-06-28

    The bold deformer-style prints of Hideo Hagiwara’s “Kao” (Faces) series are influenced by the passionate artistry of African masks. Hagiwara loved African art for its abstract forms, innocence and economy,...More »

  • poster for Kichijoji Modernist - Tatsunosuke Kobatake

    Kichijoji Modernist - Tatsunosuke Kobatake

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    • Media: Painting
    • 2015-01-10 - 2015-02-22

    Tatsunosuke Kobatake (1892-1977) was an artist who took up his practice in the vicinity of Kichijoji. Studying under Takeshiro Kanokogi in his native Kyoto and going on to join the research group of Seiki...More »

  • Kyoko Kazuse “Energy Art”

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    • 2014-12-04 - 2014-12-09
  • Sail Exhibition

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    • Media: Product
    • 2014-11-27 - 2014-12-02
  • The Tower of Babel

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    • Media: Painting
    • 2014-11-13 - 2014-11-18

    Venue: Citizen GalleryMore »

  • 28th Atelier Doppo no Mori Exhibition

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    • Media: Painting
    • 2014-11-13 - 2014-11-18

    Venue: Citizen GalleryMore »

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    Water Scenes

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    • Media: Photography - Prints
    • 2014-11-06 - 2015-02-22

    Kichijoji Art Museum brings together the prints of Yozo Hamaguchi water-themed prints and photographs of Keiko Minami, Kazuma Oda and Koyo Okada, including depictions of Kichijoji’s Inokashira Lake.More »

  • 4th Pastel Drawing Exhibition

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    • Media: Illustration - Painting
    • 2014-11-06 - 2014-11-11
  • Hideo Ogiwara “A Winter Journey”

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    • Media: Painting
    • 2014-11-06 - 2015-02-22

    Introducing nostalgia-inducing woodblock prints by Hideo Ogiwara, including works from his “Kodai no Uta” (Ancient Songs) and “Tsuioku” (Recollections) series, as well as prints with autumn and winter...More »

  • poster for Toshiya Murakoshi “Soot Dancing in the Wind”

    Toshiya Murakoshi “Soot Dancing in the Wind”

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    • Media: Photography
    • 2014-09-20 - 2014-11-03

    Moving from his hometown of Sukagawa city, Fukushima prefecture to Tokyo in 2006, Toshiya Murakoshi continued to frequent his childhood neighborhood capturing its landscapes in his photographic practice....More »

  • poster for The Otome Designs of Masao Kato and Taisho-Era Artists

    The Otome Designs of Masao Kato and Taisho-Era Artists

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    • Media: Illustration
    • 2014-08-02 - 2014-09-15

    Exhibiting Taisho-era illustrations, musical scores, and poetry by Masao Kato, an artist known for his romantic works featuring fairies, maidens, children, and flora. Lyrical works by Taisho and early-Showa...More »

  • poster for Yozo Hamaguchi “Gourmet Table”

    Yozo Hamaguchi “Gourmet Table”

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    • Media: Painting
    • 2014-07-03 - 2014-11-03

    Offering up a feast for the eyes with the formal beauty of Yozo Hamaguchi’s depictions of gourmet foods.More »

  • poster for Hideo Ogiwara “Playing with Lines”

    Hideo Ogiwara “Playing with Lines”

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    • Media: Painting - Prints
    • 2014-07-03 - 2014-11-03

    Exhibiting the print works of Hideo Ogiwara with an opportunity to compare the various techniques employed in his practice with such impressive works as “Fairytale Land” and “Aesop’s Fables”.More »

  • poster for We Are Real 1920s-1950s From Proletariat Art to Reportage

    We Are Real 1920s-1950s From Proletariat Art to Reportage

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    • Media: Painting - Talks
    • 2014-05-17 - 2014-06-29

    Examining the relation between art and labor which emerged between the aggressive sways of the 1920s-1950s, highlighting through three sections “The Era of the Proletariat Art Movement”, “War and the People”...More »

  • poster for Sumio Kawakami “Pleasant Nostalgia”

    Sumio Kawakami “Pleasant Nostalgia”

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    • Media: Prints
    • 2014-04-05 - 2014-05-11

    Sumio Kawakami(1895−1972)was primarily a woodblock print maker whose works took the westernization of Japanese society in the Meiji through Showa periods as their subject, often portraying utterly new...More »

  • poster for Yozo Hamaguchi “Dangling Fruit”

    Yozo Hamaguchi “Dangling Fruit”

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    • Media: Prints
    • 2014-02-27 - 2014-06-29

    This collection of fruit-themed prints, including Hamaguchi’s classic “Cherries”, invites viewers into a luscious and richly layered world. [Image: Yozo Hamaguchi “Cherries and Blue Bowl” (1976)]More »

  • poster for Hideo Hagiwara “Towards Another World”

    Hideo Hagiwara “Towards Another World”

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    • Media: Prints
    • 2014-02-27 - 2014-06-29

    An exhibition inviting the viewer into a world far away from the Tokyo cityscape. [Image: Hideo Hagiwara “An Unknown World” (1998)]More »

  • poster for Hideo Hagiwara 100th Memorial Exhibition: Work From Heaven

    Hideo Hagiwara 100th Memorial Exhibition: Work From Heaven

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    • Media: Painting - Prints
    • 2014-01-11 - 2014-02-23

    In commemoration of the 100th anniversary of artist Hideo Hagiwara’s birth, this exhibition presents woodblock prints and a diverse range of other works from the Musashino City collection. [Hideo Hagiwara...More »

  • poster for Daido Moriyama “Monochrome”

    Daido Moriyama “Monochrome”

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    • Media: Photography
    • 2013-11-23 - 2013-12-27

    Featuring 60 select prints from the “Monochrome” series developed between 2008-2012, capturing the varied terrain of Tokyo city through a cold dark glance, throwing familiar landscapes into disconcerting...More »

  • poster for Yozo Hamaguchi “Forms Carved in the Dark”

    Yozo Hamaguchi “Forms Carved in the Dark”

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    • Media: Painting
    • 2013-10-24 - 2014-02-23

    The works of Yozo Hamaguchi, who once aspired to be a sculptor, feature the beauty of emblems transposed against pitch blackness in orderly arrangements of space. [Image: Yozo Hamaguchi “Pomegranate”...More »

  • poster for Hideo Ogiwara “In Search of Beautiful Colors”

    Hideo Ogiwara “In Search of Beautiful Colors”

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    • 2013-10-24 - 2014-02-23

    This show is partially a lead up to the exhibition planned for January 2014 commemorating the 100th anniversary of Hideo Ogiwara’s birth. [Hideo Ogiwara “Blue Clouds No. 7” (1995):More »

  • poster for Shinya Uno “Looking Back on Scenes of Edo”

    Shinya Uno “Looking Back on Scenes of Edo”

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    • Media: Painting
    • 2013-09-14 - 2013-10-20

    Shinya Uno is an illustrator and book designer of historical novels. Using only seven shades of watercolor paint, he evokes the fierce presence of the samurai, the allure of sophisticated courtesans, and...More »

  • poster for Masao Sato ”Home”

    Masao Sato ”Home”

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    • Media: Painting - Drawing
    • 2013-07-27 - 2013-09-08

    Masao Sato (b.1963) creates work filled with mystery yet imbued with a simultaneous nostalgia of an image seen once before. Even in his very early career, still studying at Tokyo University of the Arts,...More »

  • poster for Yozo Hamaguchi “Flower Tour”

    Yozo Hamaguchi “Flower Tour”

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    • Media: Painting
    • 2013-06-27 - 2013-10-20

    Oil paintings and Nihonga from other collections displayed alongside works by Yozo Hamaguchi show the many faces of flowers. [Image: Yozo Hamaguchi “Wild Pink” (1960)] More »

  • poster for Hideo Ogiwara “Bewitching Women”

    Hideo Ogiwara “Bewitching Women”

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    • Media: Painting
    • 2013-06-27 - 2013-10-20

    Introducing the charms of Ogiwara’s feminine figures, which do not conform to stereotypical images of women but are drawn with free and original expression. [Image: Hideo Ogiwara “Lady No. 12” (1975)] ...More »

  • poster for Maki Sasaki Exhibition

    Maki Sasaki Exhibition

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    • Media: Graphics - Illustration
    • 2013-04-06 - 2013-06-23

    From manga to picture book illustrations, cover designs and prints, this exhibition presents 200 works from across Maki Sasaki's 45 year career, to be enjoyed by all, from fans of the early "Garo" manga...More »

  • poster for Hideki Nakazawa "Art Seen By the Mind"

    Hideki Nakazawa "Art Seen By the Mind"

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    • Media: Painting
    • 2012-12-08 - 2013-02-17

    Showcases Hideki Nakazawa artwork with cognitive agency, work which makes us highly conscious of its visuality. [Image: Hideki Nakazawa (1988)]More »

  • poster for Kouko Fukazawa Exhibition

    Kouko Fukazawa Exhibition

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    • Media: Painting - Drawing
    • 2012-09-15 - 2012-11-04

    Retrospective on the work of painter whose output included nihonga, oil paintings, watercolors and more.More »

  • poster for Koga Hirano + Osamu Torinoumi + Daijiro Ohara "letters"

    Koga Hirano + Osamu Torinoumi + Daijiro Ohara "letters"

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    • Media: Graphics
    • 2012-07-28 - 2012-09-09

    The exhibition features designers using Japanese letters in innovative ways to create new meanings and forms.More »

  • Bon Ishikawa "The Days After"

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    • Media: Photography
    • 2012-04-01 - 2012-05-13
  • poster for Yozo Hamaguchi + Hideo Hagiwara Exhibition

    Yozo Hamaguchi + Hideo Hagiwara Exhibition

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    • Media: Prints
    • 2012-02-23 - 2012-07-01

    Showcases works that tackle the power of the gaze, drawn mainly from the collection of the museum. [Image: "Ladybirds" (1978)]More »

  • poster for "University of Tsukuba Ishii Collection" Exhibition

    "University of Tsukuba Ishii Collection" Exhibition

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    • Media: Painting - Talks
    • 2012-01-07 - 2012-02-19

    Features 200 ceramics and paintings works from Akira Ishii, part of the collection of the University of Tsukuba.More »

  • poster for Masuo Ikeda Exhibition

    Masuo Ikeda Exhibition

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    • Media: Painting - Prints
    • 2011-11-12 - 2011-12-25

    [Image: Masuo Ikeda (1968)]More »

  • poster for Yozo Hamaguchi Exhibition

    Yozo Hamaguchi Exhibition

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    • Media: Prints
    • 2011-10-13 - 2012-02-19

    [Image: Yozo Hamaguchi (1978)]More »

  • poster for Hideo Hagiwara Exhibition

    Hideo Hagiwara Exhibition

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    • Media: Prints
    • 2011-10-13 - 2012-02-19

    Features various Hideo Hagiwara works themed around sound. [Image: Hideo Hagiwara "Picnic No.4" (1976)]More »

  • poster for "Keiko Minami Retrospective" Exhibition

    "Keiko Minami Retrospective" Exhibition

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    • Media: Painting - Drawing - Prints
    • 2011-08-20 - 2011-10-10

    Keiko Minami (1911-2004) was born in what is now Takaoka, Toyama prefecture. She spent her childhood engaged in poetry and painting before moving to Tokyo shortly after the end of WWII. An encounter with...More »

  • poster for Taku Furukawa Exhibition

    Taku Furukawa Exhibition

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    • Media: Illustration - Drawing - Video and Film
    • 2011-07-09 - 2011-08-14

    Taku Furukawa (b. 1941) is an illustrator and animator known for his simple linework and humorous motifs. He joined Yoji Kuri's Jikken Manga Kobo in the 1960s to learn the art of animation and thereafter...More »

  • poster for "Welcome! Mysterious World of Prints!" Exhibition

    "Welcome! Mysterious World of Prints!" Exhibition

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    • Media: Prints
    • 2011-06-16 - 2011-10-10

    Hideo Hagiwara's abstract woodblock prints can be enjoyed by kids through quizzes and worksheets.More »

  • poster for Yozo Hamaguchi Exhibition

    Yozo Hamaguchi Exhibition

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    • Media: Prints
    • 2011-06-16 - 2011-10-10

    On display are some 30 tranquil copper etchings.More »

  • poster for Shinzan Kamijo Exhibition

    Shinzan Kamijo Exhibition

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    • Media: Graphics - Talks
    • 2011-05-21 - 2011-06-13

    Shinzan Kamijo (1907-1997) was a calligrapher and educator born in Matsumoto, Nagano Prefecture. He taught in the elementary and junior high schools of Seikei Gakuen, where he met Eiji Miyajima, a profound...More »

  • poster for Jirouta Yamakita Exhibition

    Jirouta Yamakita Exhibition

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    • Media: Painting
    • 2011-04-02 - 2011-05-15

    [Image: "Autumn" (1962)]More »

  • poster for Yozo Hamaguchi Exhibition

    Yozo Hamaguchi Exhibition

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    • Media: Prints
    • 2011-02-24 - 2011-06-13

    Copper engravings with an otherworldly atmosphere that depict everyday motifs. [Image: Yozo Hamaguchi, "Pomegranate" (1957)]More »

  • poster for "Secrets Behind '100 Storey House'" Exhibition

    "Secrets Behind '100 Storey House'" Exhibition

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    • Media: Illustration
    • 2010-12-23 - 2011-02-20

    Leading media artist Toshio Iwai uses light and sound to create innovative, interactive installations. He recently also produced his first picture book, "100 Storey House". This exhibition introduces viewers...More »

  • poster for "Bird and Flower Paintings for the Future" Exhibition

    "Bird and Flower Paintings for the Future" Exhibition

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    • Media: Painting
    • 2010-12-03 - 2010-12-19
  • poster for Hideo Ogiwara Exhibition

    Hideo Ogiwara Exhibition

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    • Media: Prints
    • 2010-11-11 - 2011-02-20
  • poster for Yozo Hamaguchi Exhibition

    Yozo Hamaguchi Exhibition

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    • Media: Prints
    • 2010-11-11 - 2011-02-20
  • poster for Yayoi Kusama Exhibition

    Yayoi Kusama Exhibition

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    • Media: Painting - Talks
    • 2010-09-18 - 2010-11-07

    Related talks, lectures and screenings also scheduled. See website for details (Japanese only). [Image: Yayoi Kusama, "Pumpkin RYSQ" (1998) ©Yayoi Kusama]More »

  • poster for Yukio Tabuchi "Knowing is Loving"

    Yukio Tabuchi "Knowing is Loving"

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    • Media: Photography
    • 2010-08-07 - 2010-09-12

    [Image: Yukio Tabuchi, "Mountain Peak at Dawn" (1935)]More »

  • Teiko Kobatake Exhibition

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    • Media: Painting
    • 2010-05-29 - 2010-07-04
  • poster for Shiko Munakata Exhibition

    Shiko Munakata Exhibition

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    • Media: Prints
    • 2010-04-03 - 2010-05-23

    Seeking refuge from the war, Shiko Munakata (1903-1975) moved to Nanto, Toyama Prefecture in April 1945, spending a total of 6 years and 8 months there. During this period, Munakata was able to experiment...More »

  • poster for Shinichi Saito "Journey of Grief"

    Shinichi Saito "Journey of Grief"

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    • Media: Painting
    • 2009-12-12 - 2010-02-21

    In 1960, the artist Shinichi Saito, who had become close friends with Tsuguharu Fujita while studying abroad in Paris, decided to embark on a journey in northern Japan at the recommendation of Fujita....More »

  • poster for Masatoshi Naito "Photography and Folklore"

    Masatoshi Naito "Photography and Folklore"

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    • Media: Photography
    • 2009-10-03 - 2009-11-08

    The encounter with a sokushinbutsu was a momentous event in Masatoshi Naito's (1938-) life. Not only did he find his original photographic style but it also marked the beginning of his work as a researcher...More »

  • poster for Atsuyuki Uemura Exhibition

    Atsuyuki Uemura Exhibition

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    • Media: Painting
    • 2009-08-08 - 2009-09-27

    Atsuyuki Uemura (1933-) is one of the leading contemporary painters of flowers and birds in traditional Japanese style. His father and grand mother too were prominent painters. Uemura relocated himself...More »

  • poster for "Travel, Alone with the Paintings" Exhibition

    "Travel, Alone with the Paintings" Exhibition

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    • Media: Painting - Talks
    • 2009-05-30 - 2009-06-28

    Traveling is often a source of inspiration for painters. While studying abroad, researching, or exploring somewhere far from home, artists discover something new and foreign to themselves, and reflect...More »

  • poster for "The Master of Animal Painting, Masayuki Yabuuchi's World" Exhibition

    "The Master of Animal Painting, Masayuki Yabuuchi's World" Exhibition

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    • Media: Illustration
    • 2009-04-04 - 2009-05-24

    Masayuki Yabuuchi (1940-2000) is known for his animal illustrations. Growing up in Osaka, he moved to Tokyo right after finishing high school in 1959 and started working for Fukuinkan Shoten Publishers....More »

  • Musashino Art Exhibition

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    • Media: Painting
    • 2009-03-27 - 2009-04-02
  • Toyo-kai & Ginyo-kai Group Exhibition

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    • Media: Painting
    • 2009-03-19 - 2009-03-24
  • Kinyo-kai & Koyo-kai Group Exhibition

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    • Media: Painting
    • 2009-03-12 - 2009-03-17
  • 10th Sankirai Exhibition

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    • Media: Painting
    • 2009-03-05 - 2009-03-10
  • Yozo Hamaguchi "100th Anniversary Part I: Departure from Monochrome"

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    • Media: Prints
    • 2009-03-05 - 2009-06-28

    Celebrating the 100th anniversary of the birth of master copperplate printmaker Yozo Hamaguchi, this series of exhibitions showcases about 30 prints by the artist from the collection of the Kichijoji Art...More »

  • poster for Hideo Hagiwara "Retrospect - Fairyland"

    Hideo Hagiwara "Retrospect - Fairyland"

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    • Media: Prints
    • 2009-03-05 - 2009-06-28

    This exhibition concludes the series of Hideo Hagiwara's retrospective exhibition. 20 woodblock prints including the "Fairyland series" are on display.More »

  • poster for Kenya Hara "Books"

    Kenya Hara "Books"

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    • Media: Graphics
    • 2009-01-24 - 2009-03-01

    Graphic designer Kenya Hara is well-known as the art director for Muji, the revamp of the Matsuya Ginza department store, and the design of promotional materials for the Aichi Expo. Since 2000, Hara also...More »

  • poster for "The Vietnamese Folk Prints" Exhibition

    "The Vietnamese Folk Prints" Exhibition

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    • Media: Prints
    • 2008-12-07 - 2009-01-18

    With long periods of conflict and domination by China, Vietnam developed its social system as well as culture under Chinese influence. In the 17th to 18th century, woodblock printmaking became a very common...More »

  • Mokuyo-kai Exhibition

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    • Media: Painting
    • 2008-11-27 - 2008-12-02
  • Kichijoji Apartment Exhibition

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    • Media: Illustration - Painting - Drawing - Photography
    • 2008-11-20 - 2008-11-25

    Members of "Kichijoji Apartment" will hold a group exhibition, presenting a wide range of works from painting, sumi-ink painting, illustration, to photography. More »

  • "2nd Botanical à la Carte" Exhibition

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    • Media: Painting
    • 2008-11-13 - 2008-11-18

    In November, no regular exhibition is scheduled, but the museum is open as a civic gallery.More »

  • poster for Hideo Hagiwara Exhibition

    Hideo Hagiwara Exhibition

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    • Media: Prints
    • 2008-11-06 - 2009-03-01

    This is the third installment of a retrospective exhibition series of Hideo Hagiwara who passed away at the age of 94 in November 2007. This exhibition presents around 20 works taking "circus" as their...More »

  • "Nishi-Ogikubo Oil Painting Class Small Works Exhibition"

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    • Media: Painting
    • 2008-11-06 - 2008-11-11

    Kichijoji Art Museum is open as a civic gallery during November. More »

  • poster for Yozo Hamaguchi "One  Fallen Piece and One Animal"

    Yozo Hamaguchi "One Fallen Piece and One Animal"

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    • Media: Prints
    • 2008-11-06 - 2009-03-01

    [Image: "Ladybug" (1960)]More »

  • poster for "Mourning Hideo Hagiwara - Pilgrimage of Beauty" Exhibition

    "Mourning Hideo Hagiwara - Pilgrimage of Beauty" Exhibition

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    • Media: Painting
    • 2008-09-25 - 2008-11-02

    Born in Kofu, Yamanashi in 1913, Hideo Hagiwara studied oil painting at Tokyo Bijutsu Gakko (current Tokyo University of the Arts) starting in 1933 and thereafter pursued a career as a painter. In 1953,...More »

  • poster for Ryohei Koiso Exhibition

    Ryohei Koiso Exhibition

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    • Media: Painting - Drawing - Prints
    • 2008-07-26 - 2008-09-07

    Ryohei Koiso (1903-88) is widely known as one of the most significant modern Japanese painters. His talent was discovered at an early stage in his career. Through his studies in France, he was exposed...More »

  • Kichijoji Culture Center Calligraphy Exhibition

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    • Media: Graphics
    • 2008-07-17 - 2008-07-22
  • Nissho Tokyo West Branch Exhibition

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    • Media: Painting
    • 2008-07-10 - 2008-07-15
  • 22nd Atelier Doppo's Forest Exhibition

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    • Media: Painting
    • 2008-07-03 - 2008-07-08
  • 10th Sai Dolls Exhibition

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    • Media: Crafts
    • 2008-06-26 - 2008-07-01
  • 13th Musashino Art School Friendship Exhibition

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    • Media: Painting
    • 2008-06-19 - 2008-06-24
  • poster for Yozo Hamaguchi "The 'Temperature' of Picture"

    Yozo Hamaguchi "The 'Temperature' of Picture"

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    • Media: Prints
    • 2008-06-15 - 2008-11-02

    Small thermometers have been placed next to Hamaguchi's prints so that viewers can touch them and experience the "temperature" of his works. Viewers can move around the thermometers and think about the...More »

  • poster for Hideo Hagiwara "Dialogue with Stars"

    Hideo Hagiwara "Dialogue with Stars"

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    • Media: Prints
    • 2008-06-15 - 2008-09-07

    This is the second edition of the retrospective exhibition series of Hideo Hagiwara, who passed away last November at the age of 94. This exhibition mainly presents a series of works that employ stars...More »

  • poster for Taro Gomi "Picture Book Time"

    Taro Gomi "Picture Book Time"

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    • Media: Illustration - Talks
    • 2008-04-01 - 2008-06-11

    Internationally acclaimed artist Taro Gomi (1945-) has produced more than 350 illustrated books. His inspired touch with simple shapes, colors, and words has attracted a wide following among children...More »

  • poster for Yozo Hamaguchi "Floating Shapes"

    Yozo Hamaguchi "Floating Shapes"

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    • Media: Painting - Prints
    • 2008-04-01 - 2008-06-11

    Yozo Hamaguchi's surreal works incorporating ordinary motifs such as lemons and nuts are on display. Location: Yozo Hamaguchi Memorial Gallery [Image: "Still Life, Pepper" (1955)]More »

  • poster for Hideo Hagiwara "Tracing Hagiwara's Career"

    Hideo Hagiwara "Tracing Hagiwara's Career"

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    • Media: Prints
    • 2008-04-01 - 2008-06-11

    This is the first edition of the retrospective exhibition series of Hideo Hagiwara, who passed away last November at the age of 94. Works that showcase his various modes of expression and artistic techniques...More »

  • Nishiogi Figurative Drawing Club Exhibition

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    • Media: Drawing
    • 2008-03-20 - 2008-03-25
  • "Heart to Heart: Letters" Exhibition

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    • 2008-03-20 - 2008-03-25
  • Tokyo YWCA Yuzen Class Exhibition

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    • Media: Crafts
    • 2008-03-14 - 2008-03-18
  • poster for Ken Domon "The Heart of Japan"

    Ken Domon "The Heart of Japan"

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    • Media: Photography - Talks
    • 2007-12-16 - 2008-02-11

    Ken Domon (1909-90) was born in Sakai City in Yamagata Prefecture and grew up in Taninaka, Tokyo and Yokohama, dreaming of becoming a painter one day. During those struggling days, his mother recommended...More »

  • poster for Hideo Fujiwara "Fuji - Home of Heart"

    Hideo Fujiwara "Fuji - Home of Heart"

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    • Media: Prints
    • 2007-12-16 - 2008-03-25

    Born in Yamanashi Prefecture, the only thing that symbolized home for artist Hideo Hagiwara, (1913-2007), was Mt. Fuji. In the same way Hokusai produced many prints of Mt. Fuji in the Edo period, Hagiwara...More »

  • poster for Yozo Hamaguchi "An Afterimage of Black Silhouette"

    Yozo Hamaguchi "An Afterimage of Black Silhouette"

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    • Media: Prints
    • 2007-12-16 - 2008-03-25

    Among various forms of "black" appearing in Yozo Hamaguchi's (1909-2000) mezzotint prints, there is one style of expression in which he incorporated silhouette. The absence of details stimulates imagination...More »

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