Founded in 1926, the Tokyo Metropolitan Art Museum displays a wide range of Japanese art forms in its six huge galleries. ... More
Tokyo Metropolitan Art Museum
Founded in 1926, the Tokyo Metropolitan Art Museum displays a wide range of Japanese art forms in its six huge galleries. Apart from organizing exhibitions of traditional Japanese crafts, graphic design, and calligraphy by contemporary Japanese artists, the museum also holds art lectures and workshops for upcoming enthusiasts.
Visit this small museum to observe the first hand traditional method of handcrafting Japanese dolls, an art that has been
acclaimed worldwide. Dolls like those displayed here are seen in Japanese homes on "Girl's Day" (March 3rd). You may ...
Both a major Japanese style and avant garde painter, Insho Domoto [1891 1975] received the order of cultural merits in
1961 and was responsible for the contemporary architecture of the museum (established in 1965) located at the bottom of ...
The Tokyo National Museum displays sculptures, paintings, calligraphy, archaeological objects, and other decorative arts. Broadly divided into Japanese, Chinese, and
Korean forms, the museum's collections are nothing if not an artistic preservation of Asian history and culture. Exhibitions, lectures, ...