Some people may think that Japanese painting is difficult, serious and conventional. This exhibition will provide the viewer with basic knowledge about Japanese painting, displaying modern Japanese painting masterpieces. The ‘teaching materials’ will be works by Yokoyama Taikan, Takeuchi Seiho, Uemura Shoen and Kaburaki Kiyokata, who were great masters of the modern Japanese art world. Read more.
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