Welcome to the Museum of Art, Kochi
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The Museum of Art, Kochi was established in Kochi City in 1993. We hold excellent art works by both domestic and foreign artists;

Marc Chagall, expressionists, neo-expressionists, Ishimoto Yasuhiro and other celebrated artists with connections to Kochi Prefecture.

The Museum Hall, with a seating capacity of 399, also functions as a Noh stage.

The hall holds approximately 15 shows a year,with genres ranging from dance, theatre, film, and concert.

In recent years, we have produced performances by various artists connected to Kochi Prefecture,and other uniquely distinguished performing artists from around the world.





Past Exhibitions

The program of Kochi Performing Art Festival 2014 is line up.

Past Hall events

ishimotoyasuhirophotocenter Ishimoto Yasuhiro Photo Center



Facilities

Virtual Tour


THE MAIN COLLECTION
Based on the concept "People and Nature of the South", the main collection is composed of the expressionistic works by the artists who have some kind of connection with Kochi Prefecture and those works appropriate to the southern feel of Kochi.

STRUCTURAL OUTLINE
Construction: Steel frame ferro concrete, 3 stories
Total height: 26.0m
Height to eaves: 20.06m Site: 20,000u approx.
Building: 6,388.34u
Floor Space: 11,723.72u

Parking: 144 cars 10 buses, 2 handicapped parking spaces

INFORMATION
Open: 9:00am - 5:00pm (last entry 4:30pm)
Closed: Dec. 27 - Jan. 1 (may close temporary due to exhibition renewal)

Permanent Collection
Special Exhibition
Individual
Group
Price varies with each exhibition
Adults
350Yen
280Yen
University / College Students
250Yen
200Yen
Annual Pass Holders
2,500Yen
High School Students and under
Free

Restaurant: VILLAEVIITIS GALLERIA
9:30 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. (last order 5:00 p.m. )

Museum Shop
9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Child Care Service: available for all exhibitions and hall events organized by the museum

ACCESS TO THE MUSEUM

Car/Taxi: 30 min. from Kochi Ryoma Airport / 20 min. from JR Kochi Station / 15 min. from Nankoku IC. Exit / 10 min. from Kochi IC. Exit

Tram: 15 min. from the ‘HARIMAYABASHI’stop to ‘KENRITSU BIJUTSUKANDORI (Museum Road)’stop (take one bound for ‘GOMEN’, ‘RYOSEKI’or ‘MONJUDORI’), plus 5 min walk

Bus: 13min. from ‘HARIMAYABASHI’bound for ‘KOCHI IDAI’stop to ‘KENRITSU BIJUTSUKANMAE’stop


The Museum of Art, Kochi
353-2 Takasu Kochi-City
Kochi 781-8123 JAPAN

Tel: +81-88-866-8000
Fax: +81-88-866-8008
Email: museum@kochi-bunkazaidan.or.jp




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