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National Museum of Modern Art description and photos - Japan: Kyoto. Detailed information about the attraction. Description, photographs and a map showing the nearest significant objects. The title in English is National Museum of Modern Art.
Photo and DescriptionThe National Museum of Contemporary Art in Kyoto began as a branch of the Tokyo Museum of Modern Art. It became an independent unit only in 1967. In 1986 the Museum moved to a new modern building, built specifically for its collection. Here are works of art of the 20th century from Japan and other countries of the world: paintings (nihonga), prints, sculptures, handicrafts (ceramics, textiles, metal, wood and bamboo products, lacquer and jewelry), photographs and monumental works of modern art.
Topic: National Museum of Modern Art description and photos - Japan: Kyoto.