October 2018

Exhibition and Topics

Tokyo National Museum

Collaborative Exhibition Project between the Tokyo National Museum and the Philadelphia Museum of Art: Marcel Duchamp and Japanese Art
October 2(Tue) - December 9(Sun)
The Buddhist Sculptures of Daiho’onji, Kyoto: Masterpieces by Kaikei and Jokei
October 2(Tue) - December 9(Sun)
Highlights of Chinese Paintings and Calligraphy
August 28(Tue) - October 21(Sun)

National Museum of Nature and Science

International Symposium 2018 "Submarine Volcanoes: Windows into Earth's Dynamic Interior"
November 3(Sat) - November 4(Sun)
The Experience of Specimen Preparation, The Museum is supported by Professionals
September 4(Tue) - November 25(Sun)
Special Exhibition"Insect"
July 13(Fri) - October 8(Wed)

The National Museum of Western Art

[Special Exhibition]Rubens and the Birth of the Baroque
October 16(Tue) – January 20(Sun), 2019
[Prints and Drawings Exhibition]Views of Rome - Transition in Images and Media
October 16(Tue) – January 20(Sun), 2019
[Main Building]Richter/ Courbet
June 19(Tue) – January 20(Sun), 2019

International Library of Children's Literture

Commemorating the 100th anniversary of the founding of Akai tori - authors and poets who contributed to this legendary children's magazine
First period: September 9(Sun) - November 11(Sun)
Second period: November 13(Tue) - January 20, 2019(Sun)
Admission Free
Exhibition "Reminding Future: José María SICILIA A Country Called Accident"
September 20(Thu) - February 24(Sun)

The University Art Museum,Tokyo University of the Arts

Conservation for the Arts; Thinking on Techne
October 2(Tue) - October 18(Thu)
Exhibition for experiencing the stages of art education from kindergarten to university? Nationwide Art & Education 2018 Research Project? “What is Art Class?”
October 2(Tue) - October 21(Sun)
Geidai Collection 2018
October 2(Tue) - November 11(Sun)
Animal Glue and Conservation - To Keep ≪Jo-no-mai≫ -
October 14(Sun) - October 19(Fri)
GAP Open Studio @ Chinretsukan Gallery
October 25(Thu) - November 1(Thu)

Tokyo Metropolitan Art Museum

Munch: A Retrospective
October 27(Sat) - January 20(Sun), 2019
Foujita: A Retrospective ― Commemorating the 50th Anniversary of his Death

July 31(Tue) - October 8(Mon-Holiday)
BENTO—Design for Eating, Gathering and Communicating
July 21(Sat) - October 8(Mon-Holiday)

Other museums and concert halls

Calligraphy Museum

ASAKURA Museum of Sculpture

Taito Art Gallery

Sogakudo oh the Former Tokyo Music School

Shitamachi Musem

Ichiyo Memorial Museum

The Japan Art Academy

The Ueno Royal Museum

Sogakudo Concert Hall, Tokyo University of the Arts

Kyu-Iwasaki-tei Gardens

The Gallery in Ueno-chuo-dori Underground Passage

Taito City Library(Gallery)

Ishibashi Memorial Hall

Tokyo Bunka Kaikan


Sogakudo of the Former Tokyo Music School

Though Sogakudo(concert hall) of the Former Tokyo Music School, which had been closed for a long time for the purpose of renovation, will resume public disclosure from November 2nd(Fri). And the renewal open memorial concert will be held on November 10th(Sun) and November 17th(Sat).

The Japan Art Academy

The Japan Art Academy is closed for earthquake-proof construction, and will be opened in 2019.


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