東京富士美術館 FUJIBI INFO RSS http://www.fujibi.or.jp/ ja 東京富士美術館 2018 120 Collaborative event with IKEA is now open http://www.fujibi.or.jp/en/index/fujibi-info/1369/3973/4135.html The Tokyo Fuji Art Museum exhibition “Pippi Longstocking and the World of Astrid Lindgren” is now holding a collaborative event with IKEA, the furniture megastore based in Sweden.

IKEA’s outlet in Tachikawa, Tokyo, is holding a “storytelling” workshop every Sunday for the month of August. Due to popular demand, the st

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Tue, 21 Aug 2018 09:42:30 +0900 http://www.fujibi.or.jp/en/index/fujibi-info/1369/3973/4135.html 村上 賢一
“Beauty of Japan” stage 2 opens at Hokkaido museum http://www.fujibi.or.jp/en/index/fujibi-info/1369/3973/4136.html On August 9, the second stage of “Beauty of Japan: Profusion of Flowers,” an exhibition featuring selected Japanese art from the Tokyo Fuji Art Museum’s collection, opened at the Hokkaido Museum of Modern Art. Sponsored by the Sapporo Television Broadcasting Co., Ltd. and Hokkaido Shimbun Press, the program commemorates 35th

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Tue, 21 Aug 2018 09:44:50 +0900 http://www.fujibi.or.jp/en/index/fujibi-info/1369/3973/4136.html 村上 賢一
TFAM opens Pippi Longstocking™exhibition http://www.fujibi.or.jp/en/index/fujibi-info/1369/3973/4130.html “Pippi Longstocking and the World of Astrid Lindgren,” a special exhibition commemorating the 150th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between Sweden and Japan formally opened on July 28.

Attending the opening ceremony were dignitaries as well as representatives from Sweden, Denmark and Estonia t

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Thu, 16 Aug 2018 13:26:17 +0900 http://www.fujibi.or.jp/en/index/fujibi-info/1369/3973/4130.html 村上 賢一
“Tavola Doria” exhibition opens in Italy http://www.fujibi.or.jp/en/index/fujibi-info/1369/3973/4128.html On July 7, Tokyo Fuji Art Museum Akira Gokita attended the opening ceremony for the exhibition, “The Signature of Leonardo” (tentative translation), was held at the Poppi Castle near Florence, Italy.

The exhibition features the Tavola Doria, a renowned oil painting dating back to the 16th century believed to represent

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Thu, 16 Aug 2018 13:16:55 +0900 http://www.fujibi.or.jp/en/index/fujibi-info/1369/3973/4128.html 村上 賢一
TFAM director attends opening of new Uffizi Gallery exhibition hall http://www.fujibi.or.jp/en/index/fujibi-info/1369/3973/4129.html On July 9, the renowned Uffizi Gallery of Italy held a special premiere for stakeholders on a new exhibition hall, which will open displaying three major works by Leonardo da Vinci—the freshly restored Adoration of the Magi, along with the Annunciation and The Baptism of Christ (painted with Vorrocchio).

Tokyo Fuji Ar

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Thu, 16 Aug 2018 13:21:22 +0900 http://www.fujibi.or.jp/en/index/fujibi-info/1369/3973/4129.html 村上 賢一
Danish researcher gives aesthetics lecture http://www.fujibi.or.jp/en/index/fujibi-info/1369/3973/4127.html On July 5, Danish scholar Dr. Simon Høffding visited the Tokyo Fuji Art Museum to give a lecture on aesthetics entitled, “Passivity and Participation in the Art Museum—A Phenomenological Exposition.” Some 40 people, including students from nearby Soka University, attended the lecture on one of the methodologies of western phi

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Thu, 16 Aug 2018 13:09:25 +0900 http://www.fujibi.or.jp/en/index/fujibi-info/1369/3973/4127.html 村上 賢一
Russian Federation ambassador visits museum http://www.fujibi.or.jp/en/index/fujibi-info/1369/3973/4109.html On June 19, Ambassador of the Russian Federation to Japan, His Excellency Mikhail Yurievich Galuzin, paid a courtesy call on the Tokyo Fuji Art Museum. Representative of Russian Federation Exchange Agency Vinogradoff Constantine and Embassy Second Secretary Igor Adamovich accompanied him.

TFAM Board of Trustees Kazuh

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Fri, 20 Jul 2018 09:54:32 +0900 http://www.fujibi.or.jp/en/index/fujibi-info/1369/3973/4109.html 村上 賢一
Great-grandchild to “Pippi Longstocking” creator visits TFAM http://www.fujibi.or.jp/en/index/fujibi-info/1369/3973/4108.html The special exhibition “Pippi Longstocking and the World of Astrid Lindgren” will be held from July 28 at the Tokyo Fuji Art Museum in commemoration of the 150th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic

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Fri, 20 Jul 2018 09:49:52 +0900 http://www.fujibi.or.jp/en/index/fujibi-info/1369/3973/4108.html 村上 賢一
Museum holds special “art talk” event http://www.fujibi.or.jp/en/index/fujibi-info/1369/3973/4089.html On April 29, the Tokyo Fuji Art Museum held what it calls an “art talk” event to examine the broad appeal of Japanese artist Kawanabe Kyosai (1831-89) to this day. Among those speaking at the special event was Kyosai’s great granddaughter Kusumi Kawanabe, who chairs the Kawanabe Kyosai Memorial Museum Board of Trustees and se

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Fri, 18 May 2018 09:20:58 +0900 http://www.fujibi.or.jp/en/index/fujibi-info/1369/3973/4089.html 村上 賢一
Special dance exhibition held in conjunction with “Kyosai and Kyosui” exhibition http://www.fujibi.or.jp/en/index/fujibi-info/1369/3973/4077.html On April 14, the Tokyo Fuji Art Museum held a dance workshop featuring Philippe Chehere, a French dancer and choreographer.

Monsieur Chehere is a pioneer dance therapist for patients with Huntington’s disease and Minamata disease, operating primarily in France and Japan. His recent performances include workshops and p

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Thu, 10 May 2018 13:50:29 +0900 http://www.fujibi.or.jp/en/index/fujibi-info/1369/3973/4077.html 村上 賢一
The party of the Tsinghua University Art Museum in China visited TFAM http://www.fujibi.or.jp/en/index/fujibi-info/1369/3973/4055.html On April 10, delegates from the Tsinghua University Art Museum in China visited the Tokyo Fuji Art Museum. The delegation was led by Deputy Director Yang Dongjiang and consisted of Subhead of Exhibition Department Wang Chenya, General Director of Design Wang Peng and Tsinghua University Assistant Professor of Academy of Arts

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Wed, 25 Apr 2018 16:03:28 +0900 http://www.fujibi.or.jp/en/index/fujibi-info/1369/3973/4055.html 村上 賢一
The special exhibition “Kyosai and Kyosui” opens http://www.fujibi.or.jp/en/index/fujibi-info/1369/3973/4054.html On March 29, the Tokyo Fuji Art Museum held the opening ceremony for the spring special exhibition, “Kyosai and Kyosui–The Soul of the Artist as Pioneered by Father and Daughter.” TFAM, the Kawanabe Kyosai Memorial Museum and Transpacific Enterprises organized the exhibition.

At the ceremony, TFAM Director Akira Gokit

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Wed, 25 Apr 2018 16:03:21 +0900 http://www.fujibi.or.jp/en/index/fujibi-info/1369/3973/4054.html 村上 賢一
Hachioji junior high school students visit TFAM http://www.fujibi.or.jp/en/index/fujibi-info/1369/3973/4053.html On March 6, junior high school students from the Hachioji Tate Elementary and Junior High School visited the Tokyo Fuji Art Museum. They viewed the permanent exhibition “From the Renaissance to the 20th Century—500 Years of Western Paintings” with a curator who shared the history and anecdotes of the artists and their works.<

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Wed, 25 Apr 2018 16:03:14 +0900 http://www.fujibi.or.jp/en/index/fujibi-info/1369/3973/4053.html 村上 賢一
TFAM holds second Mozart concert honoring Higashiyama Kaii http://www.fujibi.or.jp/en/index/fujibi-info/1369/3973/4052.html On February 25, the Tokyo Fuji Art Museum held the “Higashiyama Kaii’s Beloved Pieces of Mozart–A Piano Recital by Aki Fujii and Quartetto Grazia.” Ms. Fujii is a pianist actively performing worldwide, while the Quartetto Grazia is a talented string quartet.

The “Higashiyama Kaii: From The Nagano Prefectural Art Muse

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Wed, 25 Apr 2018 16:03:03 +0900 http://www.fujibi.or.jp/en/index/fujibi-info/1369/3973/4052.html 村上 賢一
Director of the Foundation E.G. Bührle Collection visits TFAM http://www.fujibi.or.jp/en/index/fujibi-info/1369/3973/4051.html On February 16, Director Lukas Gloor of the Foundation E.G. Bührle Collection in Switzerland paid a courtesy call on the Tokyo Fuji Art Museum. The Foundation E.G. Bührle Collection was established to display works collected by renowned Swiss art collector Emil Georg Bührle to the public.

As part of his visit, Direct

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Fri, 20 Apr 2018 14:54:56 +0900 http://www.fujibi.or.jp/en/index/fujibi-info/1369/3973/4051.html 村上 賢一
Mayor of Kyoto City visits TFAM http://www.fujibi.or.jp/en/index/fujibi-info/1369/3973/4050.html On February 15, Mayor Daisaku Kadokawa of Kyoto City paid a courtesy call on the Tokyo Art Museum, with TFAM Board of Trustees Kazuhiko Oshida and Director Akira Gokita on hand to greet him.

Mayor Kadokawa viewed “Higashiyama Kaii: From The Nagano Prefectural Art Museum Higashiyama Kaii Gallery—A TFAM 35th Anniversar

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Fri, 20 Apr 2018 14:50:30 +0900 http://www.fujibi.or.jp/en/index/fujibi-info/1369/3973/4050.html 村上 賢一
Director of Denver Art Museum and others visit TFAM http://www.fujibi.or.jp/en/index/fujibi-info/1369/3973/4049.html On February 14, Director Christoph Heinrich of the Denver Art Museum and German art historian Dr. Detmar Westhoff paid a courtesy call on the Tokyo Fuji Art Museum. TFAM Director Akira Gokita was on hand to welcome them.

The Denver museum is one of the largest of its kind in the U.S. with more than 70,000 works of va

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Fri, 20 Apr 2018 14:41:44 +0900 http://www.fujibi.or.jp/en/index/fujibi-info/1369/3973/4049.html 村上 賢一
Delegates from China’s Dunhuang Research Academy visit TFAM http://www.fujibi.or.jp/en/index/fujibi-info/1369/3973/4048.html On February 8, a delegation led by Luo Huaqing, Deputy Director of the Dunhuang Research Academy (DRA) of China, paid a courtesy call on the Tokyo Fuji Art Museum. The DRA is tasked with supervising the Mogao Caves, a UN World Heritage Site that is internationally renowned for their Buddhist artworks.

Speaking with TF

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Fri, 20 Apr 2018 14:29:49 +0900 http://www.fujibi.or.jp/en/index/fujibi-info/1369/3973/4048.html バイト
TFAM to take part in Sweden-Japan diplomatic anniversary http://www.fujibi.or.jp/en/index/fujibi-info/1369/3973/4063.html On January 30, a special ceremony and press conference to celebrate the 150th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between Sweden and Japan was held at the Swedish Embassy in Japan.

Tokyo Fuji Art Museum Director Akira Gokita and other TFAM officials attended the occasion at which His Excellency A

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Wed, 25 Apr 2018 16:03:58 +0900 http://www.fujibi.or.jp/en/index/fujibi-info/1369/3973/4063.html 村上 賢一
TFAM holds Mozart concert honoring Higashiyama Kaii http://www.fujibi.or.jp/en/index/fujibi-info/1369/3973/4062.html On January 14, the Tokyo Fuji Art Museum held the “Higashiyama Kaii’s Beloved Pieces of Mozart–A Piano Recital by Takashi Sato” as a side event of special retrospective on renowned Nihonga artist Higashiyama Kaii.

A talented and award-winning pianist, Takashi Sato (photo) performed various Mozart pieces, including th

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Wed, 25 Apr 2018 16:03:52 +0900 http://www.fujibi.or.jp/en/index/fujibi-info/1369/3973/4062.html 村上 賢一