Shimekazari - Formation of People’s Devotion

Musashino Art University Museum & Library

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Shimekazari are Shinto rice straw rope decorations displayed in shrines and homes. Musashino Art University graduate Sumako Mori has researched hundreds of shimekazari and now presents an exhibition of around 100 examples from across Japan, offering a valuable chance to observe the diversity of forms and designs displayed by these objects integral to people’s lives and prayers.

Venue: Musashino Art University Bldg. 13, 2F Folk Research Room & Gallery



from October 16, 2017 to November 18, 2017
Exhibition Hours: 10:00-17:00. Closed on Sunday and Public Holidays. Special opening on 10/29.


Sumako Mori



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