Featured Exhibition:“The Charm of Oriental Ceramics- The SHINODA Hiroyuki & Megumi Collection”

Mr. SHINODA Hiroyuki and Mrs. SHINODA Megumi, having the utmost admiration for artworks, were especially active in collecting oriental ceramics, ranging from China and Korea to Japan. This exhibition introduces approximately 20 pieces selected from their impressive collection, rich in contrast and variety and produces a sense of antique elegance, suggesting the couple’s outstanding discernment.

 

Information

Title:

Featured Exhibition: “The Charm of Oriental Ceramics- The SHINODA Hiroyuki & Megumi Collection”

Dates:

Saturday, October 27 ― Tuesday, December 25, 2012

Venue:

Featured Exhibition Gallery
The Museum of Oriental Ceramics,Osaka
1-1-26,Nakanoshima, Kita-ku,Osaka
-Just in front of “Naniwabashi” station of Keihan Nakanoshima Line -400m from “Yodoyabashi” station of Subway Midosuji Line or Keihan Main Line.
-400m from “Kitahama” station of Subway Sakaisuji Line or Keihan Main Line.

Opening hours:

from 9:30 AM to 5:00 PM
※Open until 7:00 pm during the main performance of the event “Osaka Hikari Renaissance (Renaissance of Light) 2012” (from Friday, December 14 to Tuesday, December 25)

※Last admission: 30 minutes prior to closing time

Closed:

Mondays (open on December 24)

Organized by:

The Museum of Oriental Ceramics, Osaka

Admission:

Adults 600yen (480yen)
University and high school students 360yen (300 yen)

・Prices in parenthesis are group discount rates for a party of 20 people or more.
・The following visitors are free of charge:
*Holders of Shintaishogaisha techo (Identification Booklet for the Physically Challenged), including one companion
*Senior citizens of Osaka City holding IDs including:
Kenko techo (Health Handbook) with a ‘crane’ mark
Keiro yutai joshasho (senior discount ID for public transportation)
*Junior-high school students and under

Number of items on display:

approximately 20 pieces

Also showing:

30th Anniversary Temporary Exhibition:

“Invaluable Legacy: Tobi-Seiji and Yuteki Tenmoku

Chinese and Korean Ceramics of the Ataka Collection
Korean Ceramics of the Rhee Byung-Chang Collection
Japanese Ceramics
Chinese Snuff Bottles of the Oki Shoichiro Collection

Inquiries:

The Museum of Oriental Ceramics, Osaka
Phone: 06-6223-0055
Fax : 06-6223-0057


BOTTLE,
Porcelain with underglazed copper-red bamboo design

18th century

H: 30.4cm
The Museum of Oriental Ceramics, Osaka (Gift of Mr. & Mrs. SHINODA Hiroyuki & Megumi)  Acc.No.21271