2020.10.24 - 2021.01.11
Saga Arashiyama Museum of Arts and Culture holds a joint exhibition with Fukuda Art Museum focusing on the various types of painters who suffered from the "ill-starred" fate; some died an untimely death, others did not receive proper evaluation by the public, and etc.
In this museum, we mainly select those painters whose names are forgotten now although their talent was highly evaluated at that time.
We introduce you to a variety of unknown masterpieces.
2020.08.01 - 2020.10.11
In this exhibition we will be showing works that feature the 12 animals that were chosen to represent the zodiac and the works that feature cats, an animal that was not chosen to represent the zodiac.
We sincerely hope you enjoy this exhibition, which will be interesting for both children and adults.
2020.05.23 - 2020.07.13
When it comes to the paintings of Edo era (1603 - 1868), you should not miss these two great artists of Kyoto, Maruyama Okyo and his subordinate Nagasawa Rosetsu.
We exhibit their various works including this cute dogs drawings, hoping anyone can enjoy their fabulous artworks.
2020.01.29 - 2020.04.05
The ‘Hyakunin Isshu Exhibition’ has been designed in the hope of allowing visitors to appreciate the world of these hundred poems, and Japanese poetry more generally, from a wide range of perspectives.
The ending day should be changed due to the temporary closure from 2nd March. We will keep you updated the latest information on our website.
2019.10.26 - 2020.01.13
Takehisa Yumeji(1884-1934) is well-known to his paintings of beautiful women, however he is beyond a painter. He designed a book, covers of the music scores and covers of magazines. He even made lyrics and Haiku. In terms of paintings, he used multiple materials such as oil, watercolor, pastel, pen, etc.
We are happy to exhibit various Yumeji works which prove how talented he was.