‘Glass Tea House − KOU-AN’ is coming to the National Art Center, Tokyo from April 2019. We hope the "Glass Tea House" would bring you to an experience to sense the history and future of Japan.
‘Glass Tea House − KOU-AN’ which made its debut at the 54th La Biennale di Venezia in 2011, and which was also unveiled to great acclaim on the Shogunzuka Seiryu-den stage, Tendai Sect Shoren-in, Kyoto, is coming to the National Art Center, Tokyo, together with the unique and lauded ‘Water Block’ glass bench, which is part of the Paris Musée d’Orsay collection.
Wed. 17th April 2019 − Mon. 30th May 2022 (Exhibition date extended)
Venue｜In front of the Main Entrance of the National Art Center, Tokyo
Opening hours｜Follows the opening hours of the National Art Center, Tokyo
Closing days｜Tuesdays and the New Year holidays
*On Tuesdays that fall on national holidays the Center will be open, and closed the next weekday.
Planning by TOKUJIN YOSHIOKA INC.
With the sponsorship of NTT Urban Development Corporation
*The National Art Center, Tokyo has been closed to prevent the spreading of the COVID-19. After taking sufficient preventive measures based on safeguarding guidelines, the NACT will progressively re-open its facility and exhibitions from 11th June 2020. Please visit NACT website
for more information. We apologize for any inconvenience and appreciate your kind understanding and cooperation.
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