Permanent Exhibition (Permanent Collection Gallery 1 & 2)

The permanent exhibition, “Collection of Masterpieces,” showcases seasonal-themed works chosen from approximately 6,000 pieces in the museum’s collection. The collection alternates three times a year.

Permanent Exhibition, Collection of Masterpieces I

2017/4/29 – 6/25

  • Permanent Collection Gallery 1
    • Ecole de Paris: In a foreign land
    • Mexican Renaissance: Influence on Japan, Tamiji Kitagawa and painters of the Nika Association
    • Contemporary Art: Puzzled
  • Permanent Collection Gallery 2
    • Local Art: Shingo Mori

Permanent Exhibition, Collection of Masterpieces II

2017/10/7 – 12/3

  • Permanent Collection Gallery 1
    • Ecole de Paris: Sceneries- Utrillo and other artists
    • Mexican Renaissance: Their own Mexico – Brehme, Strand and Tina Modotti
    • Contemporary Art: Drawing humans
  • Permanent Collection Gallery 2
    • Local Art: Tamiji Kitagawa’s woodblock prints from Yuzuru Saito’s collection

Permanent Exhibition, Collection of Masterpieces III (First half)

2017/12/14 – 2018/2/18

  • Permanent Collection Gallery 1
    • Ecole de Paris: Chagall and Montparnasse
    • Mexican Renaissance: Mexico seen in Tamiji Kitagawa’s woodblock prints
    • Contemporary Art: (First half) Messages in art for people today
  • Permanent Collection Gallery 2
    • Local Art: (First half) Drawn images of women

Permanent Exhibition, Collection of Masterpieces III (Second half)

2018/3/3 – 2018/4/15

  • Permanent Collection Gallery 1
    • Ecole de Paris: Chagall and Montparnasse
    • Mexican Renaissance: Mexico seen in Tamiji Kitagawa’s woodblock prints
    • Contemporary Art:(Second half) Development in the postwar era (1950-60s)
  • Permanent Collection Gallery 2
    • Local Art:(Second half) Postwar avant-garde Japanese paintings