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Arts & Performances

Kyoto is a birth place of traditional arts, crafts and performances of Japan,
and has been maintaining its tradition with the coming of the new age.
Here GTK'd like to introduce the monthly art highlights, museums, creators etc.

Highlights of Art

Sennyū ji, Imperial Temple

The Kyoto National Museum is displaying valuable statues of Buddha that usually aren’t open to the publi […]


300th Anniversary of Ito Jakuchu

To celebrate the 300th anniversary of Ito Jakuchu’s birth (1716-1800), Kyoto National Museum will be displayin […]


Traditional Theater Training Recital 2016

T.T.T has provided foreign people who wish to study Japanese traditional performing such as Noh, Kyogen, Japan […]


Salvador Dalí

Salvador Dalí (1904-1989) is an artist best known for his works in Spanish surrealism. Dalí’s work inclu […]


The Royal Botanical Garden, Kew -Showcase for Flowers and Plants of the world

Copyright@ (c)Michael and Mariko Whiteway Copyright@ ヒマワリ(キク科)1800年頃 キュー王立植物園蔵 (c)The Board of Trustees of the […]


The Art of ZEN -From Mind to Form

Copyright@ 達磨像 白隠慧鶴筆 江戸時代(18世紀) 大分・萬壽寺 4/12~5/1展示 Copyright@ 十八羅漢坐像のうち「羅怙羅尊者」 范道生作 江戸時代 寛文4年(1664) 京都・萬福寺 通期展示 […]


Renoir’s light

This exhibition will feature about 60 portraits depicting women and children by Pierre-Auguste Renoir, a famou […]


Jissoin Temple Exhibition -Explore the hidden history of monzeki temple

Copyright @ Bamboo and Tiger,” paintings on cedar door panels by the Kano School Jisso-in Temple, founde […]



@ 喜多川歌麿 「歌まくら」 浦上満氏蔵 @ 歌川国貞 「花鳥餘情吾妻源氏」 国際日本文化研究センター蔵 Shunga is a variety of Ukiyoe woodblock printing from the […]


Art Aquarium Castle -Celebrating 400 years of Rimpa

This event will be held to cerebrate the 400th anniversary of the art school “Rimpa” established i […]


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