Located in a wonderful traditional Japanese farmhouse, this is a must-see for lovers of Japanese folk art, all of which is ... More
Nihon Mingeikan - Japan Folk Crafts Museum
Located in a wonderful traditional Japanese farmhouse, this is a must-see for lovers of Japanese folk art, all of which is handmade as well as utilitarian and aesthetic. Don't miss this excellent collection of textiles, Japanese furniture, masks, tea bowls and even bedding. Some of the items displayed here were produced by Japan's "living national treasures" - craft persons honored by the government for their cultural contributions.
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 ...
Tucked away deep in the heart of Nakasu kawabata, this small museum dedicated to a fleeting age in Japanese history
is a great destination for history buffs. The building itself is one of the few structures in Fukuoka that ...
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, ...