Hiroshima Museum of Art

Special Exhibition

Upcoming Special Exhibitions

Special Exhibition

OGUISS 120th Anniversary:Mon Paris, Moi à Paris

Reims

Image:OGUISS Takanori, ESCARGOT D'OR, 1978, Inazawa City Oguiss Memorial Art Museum
© ADAGP, Paris & JASPAR, Tokyo, 2021 E4062

3 January – 13 March, 2022
9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
*Please enter 30 minutes before the closing time.

Takanori Oguiss was a Japanese painter who spent most of his life in France. He is known by his cityscape paintings of Paris and other historical cities in Europe. This exhibition shows 81 oil paintings and 48 sketches from his book "Mon Paris, Moi à Paris".

*Subject to change

Past Exhibitions

Exhibition Postponed

En route to Impressionism French paintings from the fine Arts Museum, Reims

Reims

Claude Monet, The Rocks at Belle-Isle, 1886
© MBA Reims 2019/ photo : Christian Devleeschauwer

6 June – 19 July, 2020  the exhibition postponed a few years later.

“Landscape painting” was completed in the truest sense of the word by the Impressionism. The painters in early 19th century contributed to the growth of it, such as Camille Corot, Eugène Boudin, and the artists of the Barbizon school. The exhibition consists of paintings by them and also by Impressionists from Musée des Beaux-arts de Reims. These masterpieces will help us to retrace the history of development of the just “Landscape painting”.

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Arnold Lobel Alone Together

ArnoldLobel

Image:『Days with Frog and Toad』(1979)Study for cover
Courtesy of the Estate of Arnold Lobel. ©1979 Arnold Lobel. Used by permission of HarperCollins Publishers.

3 April – 23 May, 2021
9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
*Please enter 30 minutes before the closing time.

This is the first exhibition held in Japan which shows 200 paintings and sketches of Arnold Lobel (1933 – 1987) who was an American author of children's books including the “Frog and Toad” series. It commemorates the “Frog and Toad” 50th anniversary in 2021.

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MOOMIN COMIC STRIPS EXHIBITION

Moomincomic

17 July – 5 September, 2021
9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
*Please enter 30 minutes before the closing time.

Tove Jansson (1914-2001), famous for large popular character MOOMIN, and her brother Lars Jansson (1926-2000), they produced and created the MOOMIN COMIC STRIPS, origin of the boom of the character all over the world. This exhibition shows the drawings of sketches and dessins from the comics and from the characters.

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Henri Le Sidaner and Henri Martin

Reims

Image:Henri Martin, Les Regains, Collection particulière Photo:Michel Maket

11 September – 24 October, 2021
9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
*Please enter 30 minutes before the closing time.

The retrospective exhibition for Henri Le Sidaner (1862-1939) and his friend Henri Martin (1860-1943). They were active from the end of 19th century to the early of 20th chiefly in France, and painted many intimate themes – ex. people, views, lives close to themselves, with bright colors from the Impressionism. The typical and brilliantly beautiful paintings will be exhibited.

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BANKSY GENIUS OR VANDAL? HIROSHIMA EDITION

Banksy

6 November – 5 December, 2021
sun-thu/9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.  fri-sat/9:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
*Please enter 30 minutes before the closing time.

The exhibition that has sparked wonder and admiration in more than one million people in Moscow, Saint Petersburg, Madrid, Lisbon, and Hong Kong is now coming to Japan!It makes landfall with more than 70 pieces by Banksy, the UK-based artist that has consistently made headlines worldwide. Is he an artist? A businessman? A genius? Or merely a vandal? Come and see with your own two eyes and decide for yourself!