"The Best Collection - Modern Nihonga Paintings" Exhibition
This event has ended.
A choice sellection of nihonga (Japanese-style paintings) from our museum collection will be introduced in three parts.
Part 1 (22 October-4 December) and Part 2 (6 December-29 January) focuses mainly on Tamako Kataoka and Fuku Shoji, two female artists who participated actively in the Nihon Bijutsuin (Japan Art Institute). The flow of nihonga from the Meiji period onwards will be traced. Also, studies and sketches by the nihonga artist Hoshun Yamaguchi, who was active in Hayama after the War, will be exhibited.
Part 3 (31 January-25 March) consisits of ancient pictures from the Kamakura period to the Edo Period, such as Mandala of Both Realms and Puppy by Sotatsu Tawaraya from the collection of Shozo Kinoshita, which was donated to the museum in 2004.