Permanent Exhibition

Buddhist art Buddhist art

Buddhist Art

Japanese Buddhist art that evolved in response to various backgrounds such as a noble culture and samurai society.
Expressing national treasure-class Buddhist paintings, Buddha statues and calligraphy with the best weaving techniques of Nishijin Brocade Asagi.

Rimpa Rimpa


The “Rimpa”, which is considered the highest peak of Japanese decorative design, such as Korin Ogata “Red and White Plum Blossoms” and Sotatsu Tawaraya “Wind and Thunder Gods”.
Expressed gorgeously in Nishijin Brocade Asagi using ultra fine silk thread and pure gold foil.

Impressionism Impressionism


Many impressionist works such as Monet, Renoir, Cezanne. The beautiful light expression and delicate paint touch are expressed with the elegant weaving technique of Nishijin Brocade Asagi.