The National Museum of Modern Art, Kyoto

  • Japanese
  • Chinese
  • Korean
  • Postwar German Posters for Films
  • Mastery of an Art: Van Cleef & Arpels – High Jewelry and Japanese Crafts

Current Exhibition

Postwar German Posters for Films

Postwar German Posters for Films

April 19 – June 11, 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 1st Collection Gallery Exhibition 2017-2018 April 19 – June 11, 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.)