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Hara Museum of Contemporary Art, Shinagawa
Categories: Art Museums, Museums
The Hara Museum of Contemporary Art is one of the oldest museums of contemporary art in Japan. The museum is in the Kita-Shinagawa district, in the Shinagawa area of Tokyo.The building was originally built as a private home. It was designed by Jin Watanabe and completed in 1938, making it a rare example of early Shōwa period architecture. In 1979, it was converted to a museum. It underwent a major renovation in 2008, including a new lighting system designed by Shozo Toyohisa.The museum hosts the most cutting-edge culture, including art, design, architecture, music and dance. Its permanent collection includes works by Karel Appel, Alexander Calder, Buckminster Fuller, Yves Klein, Yayoi Kusama, Surasi Kusolwong, Aiko Miyawaki, Yasumasa Morimura, Daisuke Nakayama, Maruyama Ōkyo, Jackson Pollock, George Rickey, Mark Rothko, Cindy Sherman, Hiroshi Sugimoto, Jason Teraoka, Zhou Tiehai, Lee U-Fan, Andy Warhol, and Miwa Yanagi.Work out when and for how long to visit Hara Museum of Contemporary Art and other Tokyo attractions using our handy Tokyo trip builder.
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I have to agree with the last reviewer. My wife and I visited while Hara's permanent collection was being exhibited and I can say unequivocally that it was the worst boutique art gallery we have been ... read more »
今迄何度も来ている美術館ですが、やっぱり良かった。展示している作品の数は多くはありませんが、一つ一つの作品と作家に向き合える規模です。カフェダールのランチも最高でした。Until now is the Museum of art has come several times, but still good. It is a scale, but many works that are exhibited every one works and writers face. CA Federal lunch was great.show original
アクセスに少々苦労しますが、バスなどを利用した方が良いとおもいます。閑静な住宅街にあって、アートと空間を贅沢に堪能できる特筆すべき美術館だと思います。東京の空がたくさん眺められます。I think it's better using complaints to access the bus. I think lying in a quiet residential space with art at home in luxurious, notable Museum. A lot of Tokyo sky view.show original
Boring displays and very rude restaurant manager to my overseas guests. Not foreign-friendly, unfortunately.
Silvio Di Stefano
contemporary art museum with a strong focus on photography.
Deserve to see this architect even if you are not interested in the contemporary art.
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(Not open on Mondays)
Hiroaki SHIOBARAA nice date spot. If it clears a flurry in front of Shinagawa Station, in a museum full of excrement comfortably spend. Genuinely interesting project. After food is high level.show original
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