Rokuro Taniuchi’s Shunkan Shincho Covers: A World of Collage

Yokosuka Museum of Art

poster for Rokuro Taniuchi’s Shunkan Shincho Covers: A World of Collage
[Image: Rokuro Taniuchi "Bagworm" 1966]

Ends in 71 days

Showa-era artist Rokuro Taniuchi created a total of 1,336 collages for the covers of the weekly magazine Shunkan Shincho between 1956 and 1981. This exhibition, part of a four-part series spotlighting his work this year, features Taniuchi’s collages using a variety of materials such as paper, sand, lace, and rope. In their sculptural and textural qualities, these colorful, playful works demonstrate similarities with the French collage technique papier collé influenced by Cubism and avant-garde movements.

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Schedule

from December 21, 2019 to April 05, 2020

Artist(s)

Rokuro Taniuchi

Fee

Adults ¥310, High School and University Students, Seniors over 65 ¥210, Junior High Scool Students and under free, Special Exhibition Fees may be charged separately.

Venue Hours

From 10:00 To 18:00
Note:Closing hours depends on the month. Please ask the venue. Closed on every first Mondays. On a public holiday Monday, the museum is open. Closed for the New Year.

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Address: 4-1 Kamoi, Yokosuka-shi, Kanagawa-ken 239-0813
Phone: 046-845-1211 Fax: 046-845-1212

15 minutes by Keikyu bus from Mabori Kaigan Station on the Keihin-kyuko line

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