The National Museum of Modern Art, Kyoto

  • Mary Cassatt Retrospective
  • The 4th Collection Gallery 2016-17

Current Exhibition

Mary Cassatt Retrospective

Mary Cassatt Retrospective


September 27 – December 4

Next Exhibition

Mary Cassatt Retrospective

The Cosmos in a Tea Bowl: Transmitting a Secret Art across Generations of the Raku Family
Opens December 17

Collection Gallery

The Collection Gallery exhibits selected works of nihonga (Japanese-style painting), yōga (Western-style painting), prints, sculpture, crafts (ceramics, textiles, metalworks, wood and bamboo works, lacquers and jewelry) and photography from the museum collection. Also shown are outstanding and monumental works of modern art in Japan, as well as modern and contemporary European and American art.

The 4th Collection Gallery Exhibition 2016-2017     September 22 - December 11, 2016

NOTE: Japanese names are generally represented in the traditional fashion, with the family name first, followed by the given name or the “artist name.”  (Exceptions are made for artists who are/were long-term residents of foreign countries, e.g., Tsuguharu Léonard Foujita, and for contemporary artists in accordance with the artist’s [perceived] preference.)