[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.

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‘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:
https://jpf.org.au/events/contemporary-wood-carved-netsuke-exhibition-tour/

This exhibition will take place in other locations in Australia:

Bunbury
July 10 – August 8, 2021
Bunbury Regional Art Gallery
64 Wittenoom St, Bunbury
https://www.brag.org.au

Perth
August 27 – September 17
Gallery Central
North Metro TAFE
12 Aberdeen Street, Perth
https://www.gallerycentral.com.au

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

The Japan Foundation’s webpage on the exhibition:
https://www.jpf.go.jp/e/project/culture/exhibit/traveling/contemporary_wood.html

Image, The Japan Foundation (c) 2018