One of the world famous Ukiyoe artist in the Edo period, Hokusai, his many arts come from Boston to Japan.
Special exhibition titled "HOKUSAI from the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston" has opened in succession in Nagoya, Kobe, and Kitakyushu since last December.
And at last it will open on 13th in September in Tokyo!!
I can't wait for it!
Anyway before you visit at this exhibition, you enjoy 3D animation of Hokusai world! It has started in August 19.
Click▽on the picture of sea in the black frame at top of official web site. http://ukiyoe.exhn.jp
★An English guide about this exhibition: http://ukiyoe.exhn.jp/en/index.html
"HOKUSAI from the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston"
September 13, - November 9, 2014 at The Ueno Royal Museum
Location:1-2 Ueno-koen, Taito-ku, Tokyo
(3min walk from JR line Ueno Sta. Exit Ueno Koen, 5min walk form Tokyo metro Ueno Sta. and Keisei line Ueno Sta.)
Open: 10:00-17:00 (10:00-20:00 on Friday) /admission until 30 minutes before closing time
Closed on 9/16(Tue), 9/29(Mon), 10/6(Mon), 10/14(Tue), 10/20(Mon), 10/27(Mon)
Admission: Adults 1500(1300/1200)yen, High school/university student 1,200(1000/900)yen,
Junior high school/elementary school student 500(400/300)yen
* Figures in ( ) are discount rates for advance purchase tickets / group (20 people and more)