Museum of Modern Art, Ibaraki 30th Anniversary - Selected Works from the Collection: From Monet, Renoir and Taikan to Ay-O
[Image: Pierre-Auguste Renoir, "Mademoiselle Francois" (1917)]
Commemorating the 30th anniversary of the Museum of Modern Art, Ibaraki, the exhibition showcases 100 carefully selected masterpieces from the museum’s 4000 piece collection collected over a 71-year period. Exhibited works include Mito native Taikan Yokoyama Nihonga masterpiece ‘Ryuto’ and impressionist masterworks by Monet and Renoir among others.
1. Gallery Talk by Museum Curator
Date and Time: 2/24 (Sun) 14:00-
Venue: Special Exhibition Room
Capacity: No limit specified (No prior reservation necessary, exhibition ticket only)
Curator: Sachi Nagamatsu (Assistant Head Curator)
2. Former Curators Share Their Experiences Building the Collection
Date and Time: (1) 3/2 (Sat) 14:00- (3) 3/10 (Sun) 14:00-
Venue: Basement Lecture Hall
Capacity: 250 (no reservations or fees)
Lecturer: (1) Yoko Fujimoto (MOMA, Ibaraki former Special Exhibition Section Head) “Commemorating the 30th Anniversary of the Museum with Stories of Its Collection”
Rikiei Funaki (former Tsukuba Art Museum Branch Head) “Tsune Nakamura and Western Fine Art”
*Please visit official website for more information.
from February 09, 2019 to March 24, 2019
Opening Reception on 2019-02-09 from 9:20 to 9:30
Ribbon-cutting ceremony, first 50 visitors
http://www.modernart.museum.ibk.ed.jp/english/ (venue's website)
Adults ¥600, 70 years and over ¥300, University and High School Students ¥360, Junior High School and Elementary Students ¥240
From 9:30 To 17:00
Closed on Mondays
Note:On a Public Holiday Monday, the gallery is open but closed on the following Tuesday.
Address: 666-1 Higashi-Kubo, Senbacho, Mito, Ibaraki 310‐0851
Phone: 029-243-5111 Fax: 029-243-9992
15 minute walk from the South exit of JR Mito Station. From the North exit of JR Mito Station, take the bus and get off at Bunka Center Iriguchi. The venue is 5 minute walk from there.