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THE SHIN-HANGA: The Great Endeavor of Watanabe Shozaburo

July 16, 2022 - August 28, 2022

the shin hanga exhibition

Some wonderful examples of shin-hanga modern woodblock prints on display at Hiroshima Museum of Art.

Shin-hanga (new prints), is a modern style of Japanese woodblock printing started by Watanabe Shōzaburō in the Meiji period. This exhibition introduces numerous prints such as portraits of beautiful women (bijin-ga) by Ito Shinsui, landscapes (fūkei-ga), by Kawase Hasui and Kasamatsu Shiro, and images of birds and flowers (kachō-ga) by Ohara Koson.

General ¥1300
High school & university students ¥1000
Elementary & Junior High students ¥500

Opening hours
July 16 – August 28, 2022
09:00 – 17:00
Final admission 30 minutes before closing


July 16, 2022
August 28, 2022
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Hiroshima Museum of Art
3-2 Motomachi, Naka-ku, Hiroshima-shi
Hiroshima, Hiroshima-ken 730-0011 Japan
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