The National Museum of Modern Art, Kyoto

  • The Cosmos in a Tea Bowl: Transmitting a Secret Art across Generations of the Raku Family
  • The 5th Collection Gallery 2016-17
  • MoMAK at Night

Next Exhibition

endless: The Paintings of Yamada Masaaki

endless: The Paintings of Yamada Masaaki

March 1–April 9, 2017

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 5th Collection Gallery Exhibition 2016-2017 December 14, 2016–February 12, 2017

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.)