[Exhibition / Sydney, Australia] Contemporary Wood-Carved Netsuke (Traveling Exhibition)

The Japan Foundation, Sydney
June 4 – 26, 2021

As a traveling exhibition organized by the Japan Foundation, this show introduces the attraction of netsuke to the world through the display of some 60 works of contemporary wood-carved netsuke by Japanese artists. Small catalogue has been published.

Talk and other events will be held during the exhibition.


‘Woman Entertainer,’ a netsuke by my father Ryushi is on display.

The Japan Foundation, Sydney

Venue: Level 4, Central Park, 28 Broadway, Chippendale NSW 2008, Australia
Gallery and exhibition page:

This exhibition will take place in other locations in Australia:

July 10 – August 8, 2021
Bunbury Regional Art Gallery
64 Wittenoom St, Bunbury

August 27 – September 17
Gallery Central
North Metro TAFE
12 Aberdeen Street, Perth

The exhibition will further take place in other parts of the globe for about 10 years.

The Japan Foundation’s webpage on the exhibition:

Image, The Japan Foundation (c) 2018