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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

Selected Artists in Kyoto -The way of PARASOPHIA

Copyright@ 「Sun Sister」ヤノベ ケンジ This exhibition is one of pre-events of PARASOPHIA (Kyoto International Festiva […]


Onishi Seiemon, 400 years of Iron Artistry

This exhibition features one special profession for the Way of Tea, making Chanoyu kettles made of iron called […]


LÉONARD FOUJITA et Paris 1913-1931

This exhibition features the art works by LEONARD FUJITA (Tsuguharu Fujita, 1886-1968) and fellow painters who […]


MUNAKATA Shiko Hanga Exhibition

Munakata Shiko (1903-1975) was well-known as the hanga (art print) artist who was from Tohoku and established […]


Early autumn Exhibition by Kyoto Netsuke Art Museum

Netsuke are special accessories for pilcases or tobacco pouches which are hung from the obi sashs of kimono. T […]


Ukiyoe in summer

This exhibition features Ukiyoe -woodblock printings from the Edo period, with images of summer activities on […]


Traditional Theater Training Recital

Traditional Japanese performances such as noh, kyogen and buyo dance will be performed by foreigners who parti […]


The Summer Exhibition of Netsuke Art Museum

KYOTO, JAPAN, July 1, 2013 — As preparations for Kyoto’s Gion Festival get under way, Kyoto Seishu Netsuke Art […]



The old Osaka Mainichi Newspaper building on Sanjo Gokomachi is a place I’ve frequented a lot over the y […]


Ito Jakuchu Exhibition

Ito Jakuchu (1716-1800) was a popular painter in the Edo era, whose works are famous for their colorfulness an […]


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