Kuroda Seiki, Master of Modern Japanese Painting: The 150th Anniversary of his Birth

"Kuroda Seiki, Master of Modern Japanese Painting: The 150th Anniversary of his Birth"

Heiseikan Special Exhibition Galleries  March 23, 2016 (Wed) - May 15, 2016 (Sun)

  
Lakeside, By Kuroda Seiki, 1897 (Important Cultural Property)

2016 marks the 150th anniversary of Kuroda Seiki’s birth. Widely known for his painting entitled Lakeside, Kuroda (1866–1924) contributed greatly to the modernization of the arts in Japan.
This exhibition aims to comprehensively look at Kuroda’s artistic achievements through his masterpieces.