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AssociationKumagai Tsuneko Memorial Museum
About holding Kana's beauty exhibition "Best Selection Works I Want to See Again"
* As a measure to prevent the spread of new coronavirus infection, please wear a mask, disinfect your fingers, and fill out a health check sheet when you enter the museum. * The session may be changed or canceled depending on the situation of the new coronavirus infection in the future.Please note.
Calligrapher Tsuneko Kumagai (1893-1986) was active as a female kana calligrapher in the Showa period.And just before he died, I wrote "Thank you" and "I'm happy", and it was a brilliant writing.Tsuneko was so weak in her later years that she couldn't hold a brush, but she took the last one to express her gratitude to everyone.Critic Bunpei Tamiya (1937-2019) praised Tsuneko Kumagai's life as a calligrapher, saying, "There is something that captures the heart of a person and does not let go of it as a proof of the existence of a human being named Tsuneko Kumagai." Did.As the 30th anniversary of the opening of the museum, which marked the milestone of last year, this exhibition marks the excellence of Tsuneko, such as "Thank you" and "Happy Kouji" from among the works held by the museum with gratitude. We will introduce carefully selected books.
This exhibition will consist of works by Tsuneko, who is very popular in the museum.Tsuneko was recommended by her teacher, Takakage Okayama (1866-1945), and exhibited at the book exhibition of Taito Shodoin, the main calligraphy organization at that time. In addition to exhibiting the company award-winning Makiko "Tosa Diary (First Volume)" (1933), based on the model received from Takakage, he studied "Yorozu no Kotowa" ("Yorozu no Kotowa" ( 1933), "Tsuki no Ito Akaki" (1971), an essay "Pillow grass child" exhibited at the Asahi Shimbun-sponsored exhibition of 1980 contemporary calligraphy, and "Takashikusa (preface)" (preface) exhibited at the Nitten exhibition in his last years. 1986) and other masterpieces of Tsuneko will be exhibited in one place.Please enjoy Tsuneko's graceful book that goes through Kana.
Kana no Mi Exhibition "Best Selection Works I Want to See Again"
|Session||July 2021, 7 (Sat) -November 17, 2021 (Tuesday / holiday)|
|Opening Hours||9:00 to 16:30 (Last admission 16:00)|
|closing day||Every Monday (August 8th (Monday / holiday), September 9th (Monday / holiday) open, closed the next day)|
|Admission fee||Adults: 100 yen Children: 50 yen
* Free for those aged 65 and over (certificates required) and under 6 years old.
|Gallery talk and garden information||
We will explain the contents of the exhibition and guide you to the garden specially.
July 7th (Sat) and August 24st (Sat) were canceled due to the issuance of a state of emergency due to the spread of the new coronavirus infection.
|Venue||Ota Ward Kumagai Tsuneko Memorial Hall|