The National Museum of Ethnology (Minpaku) is a research center for ethnology and cultural anthropology.

More Happy Every Day: The World of Bricolage Art

Related Art Performance
March 19 (Sat) - 21 (Mon, holiday)
NAMAIKI “Silly Joy Fun Free Form Work Shop”
March 26 (Sat) - 27 (Sun)
SUZUKI Akio “Elusive Live”
April 2 (Sat) - 3 (Sun)
IIDA Noriko & YAMAMURA Keiko “Big Lily-yarn Project”
April 9 (Sat) - 10 (Sun)
SUZUKI Akira “Let's make a dome with newspaper”
April 16 (Sat) - 17 (Sun)
MITSUSHIMA Takayuki & Museum Access View “ Exhibition walk for a blind person and a normal person”
April 23 (Sat) - 24 (Sun)
DATE Nobuaki “Making a string instrument with a cookie can”
April 29 (Fri, holiday) - 30 (Sat)
NOMURA Makoto & P-Brot “Music compositions of Shogi and their performance”
May 3 (Tue, holiday) - 5 (Thu, holiday)
Strange Kinoko Dance Company “Performance”
May 7 (Sat) - 8 (Sun)
TOYOSHIMA Hideki & graf “Making bricolage furniture”
May 14 (Sat) - 15 (Sun)
Glass Markets “Reading performance ‘Go home’ ”
May 28 (Sat) - 29 (Sun)
KOYAMADA Tohru “Exciting walk in the storage room”
June 4 (Sat) - 5 (Sun)
ORIMOTO Tatsumi “Big shoes & Bread man”
The date for event is subject to change.
For details, please check with Minpaku homepage or by phone.
Information Planning Section, General Service Unit
Telephone number: 06-6876-2151
Related Art Performance
… The 324th Minpaku Seminar
Date: April 16, 2005 (Saturday) 14:00-15:30 (The doors open at 13:30.)
Title: “It started with a love letter... Common sense of Takamine Tadasu.”
Lecturer: TAKAMINE Tadasu (Artist), SATO Koji (Minpaku)
Place: Auditorium, Accept in the order of arrival (limited to 450 people).
Free of charge, but those who see the special exhibition or permanent exhibition will be charged for admission fee.
Inquiries: Public Relations Planning Section, Planning Coordination Unit
Telephone number: 06-6876-2151

… Lecture for the Minpaku Associates
♦ The 322nd
Date: April 2, 2005 (Saturday) 14:00-15:10
Title: “The process of making an exciting exhibition”
Lecturer: KOYAMADA Tohru (Artist), SATO Koji (Minpaku)
♦ The 323rd
Date: May 7, 2005 (Saturday) 14:00-15:10
Title: “Artists who make ordinary life more happy”
Lecturer: YAMASHITA Rika (Art writer), SATO Koji (Minpaku)
Place: Seminar Room #5
If there are seats available, those who are not the Associates can audit the lecture.
For inquiries, please call the Senri Foundation, The Associates of the National Museum of Ethnology, at 06-6877-8893.
(((Admission Charges))) Adults: ¥420 (Individual) / ¥350 (Group:more than 20 people)
Students (Senior High School and College): ¥250 (Individual) / ¥200 (Group: more than 20 people)
Children (Elementary and Junior High Schools): ¥110 (Individual) / ¥90 (Group: more than 20 people)

* No additional payment is necessary for entry to the permanent exhibition.
* Admission is free on every Saturday for primary school children, junior high school children and senior high school students.
* Admission is free on May 5, a holiday, for all the visitors.
(((Hours))) 10:00 - 17:00 Entry permitted up to 16:30
(((Closing days))) Every Wednesday (The Museum is open on May 4, a holiday)