'Bordeaux, Port de la Lune'

Art / Openings In Tokyo Jun 16, 2015

'Bordeaux, Port de la Lune'

by Daisuke Kikuchi

June 23-Sept. 23 The southwest French port town of Bordeaux, which is famous for its wine, is also known as Port de la Lune (Port of the Moon) because of its crescent-shaped coastline that facilitated overseas trade since the Roman Empire. Having developed a specific culture ...

Hashimoto's rings shine with history

Art Sep 4, 2014

Hashimoto's rings shine with history

by Daisuke Kikuchi

The Hashimoto Collection of rings is the largest number of works to be donated to the National Museum of Western Art since it was originally established to house the Matsutaka Collection of artworks in 1959. Received in 2012, this vast collection of hundreds of ...