• We deposit Ryohei Koiso << working people >> 1953 this hotel

  • Ryohei Koiso << costume >> 1935 Osaka, Nakanoshima Rihga Royal Hotel storehouse

Admiration and challenge - - <exhibition room 1, 2.3> that we look still more exhaustively, and there is not to the posthumously 30 years Ryohei Koiso exhibition West held until November 25 [temporary exhibition]

  • From Saturday, September 15, 2018 to Sunday, November 25, 2018
  • Koiso memory Museum

At exhibition to hold taking the opportunity of Ryohei Koiso (1903-1988) reaching 30 years after the death, we establish viewpoint called "admiration and challenge to the West" and focus on big screen composition with war image which hangs in the 40s from the late 1930s, and was produced and search of crowd expression, production of abstract work tried from 1950s through 60s. We display documents which Ryohei Koiso possessed in total and work of stimulated Western painter, work of Western picture painter at the same period when we got much stimulation as well as Koiso from the West and conflict between thing which the picture world and the times when oneself demands demand from and solve art of Ryohei Koiso who got over it from relation with West art.

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    The date

    From Saturday, September 15, 2018 to Sunday, November 25, 2018

    Holding place Koiso memory Museum
    Venue address


    Kouyochonaka, Higashinada-ku, Kobe-shi, Hyogo

    Holding time From 10:00 to 17:00 (until 30 minutes before admission closing)
    Closed days On Monday (but 9/17, 24, 10/8 are opened)
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    Name Kobe City Koiso Memorial Museum of Art
    Phone number 078-857-5880

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