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Special Exhibition

Momoyama: Artistic Visions in a Turbulent Century

Thematic Exhibition

From Audacity to Harmony: Tea Bowls of the 17th Century

Thematic Exhibition

Painting, Calligraphy, and Seals of the Shanghai School

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English Online Videos

Museum Theater

VR program ”Pine Trees :Tōhaku’s Masterpiece in Ink ”

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Special Exhibition
Momoyama: Artistic Visions in a Turbulent Century

Momoyama: Artistic Visions in a Turbulent Century

Heiseikan Special Exhibition Galleries October 6, 2020 (Tue)-November 29, 2020 (Sun)

This exhibition presents approximately 230 superb works to summarize the characteristics of the Momoyama period arts created in the turbulent years from the end of the Muromachi period through the early Edo period.

Thematic Exhibition
From Audacity to Harmony: Tea Bowls of the 17th Century

From Audacity to Harmony: Tea Bowls of the 17th Century

Japanese Gallery (Honkan) Room 14 October 6, 2020 (Tue)-November 29, 2020 (Sun)

This thematic exhibition introduces tea bowls from the 17th century; the beginning of the Edo period (1603–1868).

Thematic Exhibition
Painting, Calligraphy, and Seals of the Shanghai School

Painting, Calligraphy, and Seals of the Shanghai School

Asian Gallery (Toyokan) Room 8 November 17, 2020 (Tue)-December 23, 2020 (Wed)

The concentration of wealth lured many artists to the city, and led to the establishment of art societies and schools, making Shanghai a center for art and culture. Artists known for their plain subjects in bold brushwork active in this period of rapid modernization are known as the Shanghai School.

Videos
English Online Videos

English Online Videos

May 1, 2020 (Fri)

Online videos provide you various experiences of the Tokyo National Museum at your home.

Museum Theater
VR program ”Pine Trees :Tōhaku’s Masterpiece in Ink ”

VR program ”Pine Trees :Tōhaku’s Masterpiece in Ink ”

TNM & TOPPAN Museum Theater October 7, 2020 (Wed)-January 17, 2021 (Sun)

Like a samurai warlord proclaiming a new era after his conquest, the artist Hasegawa Tōhaku proclaimed a new era with his brush. Tōhaku’s ink painting Pine Trees is an enchanting masterpiece that remains shrouded in mystery.

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TOKYO NATIONAL MUSEUM

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13-9 Ueno Park, Taito-ku, Tokyo, 110-8712, Japan
15 minutes from Ueno Station
TEL.81-(3)-5777-8600

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Adults: 1,000 yen
University Students: 500 yen