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The 50th anniversary of the Suntory Foundation for the Arts

nendo × Suntory Museum of Art
information or inspiration? Japanese aesthetics to enjoy with left side and right side of the brain

April 27 to June 2, 2019

※There will be an exhibition change during the course of exhibition

When we encounter something beautiful, we usually experience two kinds of reactions. One may be moved by learning the background of the work or the artist, while the other one is an emotional excitement we feel for no apparent reason. Inspired by this duality, Oki Sato, chief designer and founder of nendo, proposes to enjoy this collection of Japanese art from two different perspectives; an informative way for the left side of the brain, and a more intuitive approach for the right side of the brain. In other words, this exhibition can be enjoyed twice. While you learn new things about Japanese aesthetics, you can also learn a little bit about yourself. So, do you prefer information or inspiration?

Works from the exhibition

Period

April 27 to June 2, 2019

※There will be an exhibition change during the course of exhibition

Hours

10:00-18:00 *Friday and Saturday 10:00-20:00

*Open until 20:00 on April 28 to May 2, and May 5
*Open until 24:00 on May 25 due to "Roppongi Art Night"
*Last admission: 30 minutes before closing

Closed

Open every day during the entire duration of the exhibition

Admission
Adult General ¥1,300 Advance ¥1,100
University and
High School Student
General ¥1,000 Advance ¥800

Elementary, junior high school students and under are free.
*With a certificate of disability, the admission fee of a disabled person and a care-giver will be waived.
*Advance tickets will be available at the museum reception desk during opening hours from February 6 to March 31.

Discount

◇100 Yen Discount
•For presenting a coupon downloaded from our website
•For displaying a coupon on your smartphone
•For presenting a ticket to a thematic exhibition at the National Art Center, Tokyo, or Mori Art Museum
•For parties of 20 or more

*Only one discount per person

Audio Guide

¥500

Organized by

Suntory Museum of Art, nendo inc.

Sponsored by

Mitsui Fudosan Co.,Ltd, Mitsui Sumitomo Insurance Co.,Ltd, Suntory Holdings Limited

Collaborator

id inc.

With the cooperation of

Aircord, Daiko Electric, Lighting Sou, Maeda Giken, Kojutenkundo

Supported by

J-WAVE

*Unauthorized reproduction or use of texts or images from this site is prohibited.

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2020 February

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