The World of M.C.Escher
|GREETINGS | BASIC
PHILOSOPHY | ACTIVITIES | MUSEUM
SPECIAL EXHBITION INFORMATION, 2015.Apr. - 2016.mar.|
Museum of Modern Art, Ibaraki was opened on October, 1988 as
a center for the people of Ibaraki to enjoy art and culture
on the green bank of Lake Senba in Mito City. Since then it
has been enjoying warm encouragements and supports of the people,
for which we are deeply grateful.
In recent years, due to the increase of the leisure hours and diverse life styles, the people of Japan show a strong tendency to seek richer and meaningful lives and the role of art museum in the society of life-long learning is greater than ever.
It is hoped that The Museum of Modern Art, Ibaraki will continue to server many people as an institution where they have easy access to excellent art works of both Japan and overseas countries as well as a place for reposeful moments and various cultural activities.
| In response to the wish of
the people of Ibaraki for rich lives, The Museum of Modern Art,
Ibaraki was founded as a place where people have easy access
to excellent works of art.
The museum is also designed, through its educational services, to contribute to the promotion of art and cultural activities in the community.
With objects of art from the Ibaraki area as the nucleus of
its collection, the museum puts on public view modern and contemporary
art works of the world.
2 The museum prepares various educational programs to meet the demands of the people of Ibaraki for pleasure and meaning of life.
3 Apropos to its location in the "Verdant Zone of Cultural Institutions", the museum offers itself as a place of cordial relaxation and conviviality for the people of the prefecture.
Standing exhibition: With works from Ibaraki area as the nucleus, objects in the museum's permanent collection are shown systematically so that the history of modern and contemporary art can be easily understood.
Special exhibition: The museum organizes temporary exhibitions in order to provide the people of Ibaraki opportunities to enjoy renowned works of art from other collections.
|MUSEUM HOURS & ACCESS|
|SPECIAL EXHIBITION INFORMATION, Apr.2016.-Mar.2017.|