SPECIAL EXHIBITION THE WORLD OF NISHIJIN BROCADE SPECIAL EXHIBITION THE WORLD OF NISHIJIN BROCADE

JAKUCHU × Nishijin Brocade

Nishijin textile is Japan‘s oldest traditional industry. The progress has been made by designs that focuses on beautiful nature and culture which have been developed by people, and the craftsmanship of outstanding craftsmen. JAKUCHU Ito is a mid-Edo genius painter who has perceived the essence with outstanding imagination, and observed the subject in detail ,depicted the details of the form. With space expression and decoration effect full of originality, the style of reconfiguring the screen with a strong subjectivity has attracted high evaluation and interest even today.
JAKUCHU art works of Nishijin Asagi brocade is made of the world’s finest weaving technology (1800 needle jacquard).

Special Exhibition

Title

Jakuchu Ito「Birds,animals and plants folding screen」

height approximately 52cm×width approximately 100cm

Title

Nishijin brocade Maru-Obi「Jakuchu」

height approximately 4.5m×width approximately 65cm

Basic informaition

Holding period
2020.1/10(FRI)∼4/5(SUN)
Closed
Mondays(Tuesday if the Monday is a holiday)
New Year's holiday,Summer vacation (mid 8), Exhibition change period.

Access

Please Come by Public Transport such as Trains and Buses

Hankyu Kyoto Line [Karasuma station]
Exit 23 3 minutes walk south
Subway Karasuma Line [Shijo station]
Exit 6 Soon

After accepting on the ground floor, please go up to the 7th floor by elevator.

There is no parking / bicycle parking at this museum.

Admissions
Adult
JPY500 (JPY400)
High School / University Students
JPY400 (JPY300)
  • ※Free for junior high school students and younger.
  • ※Students under university must show their age.
  • ※Amount in ( ) is group discount charges for 20 or more people.