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

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韓国食文化読本
韓国食文化読本
National Museum of Ethnology
August 26, 2015
The Power of Images: The National Museum of Ethnology Collections
The Power of Images: The National Museum of Ethnology Collections
National Museum of Ethnology
February 18, 2014
Keizo Shibusawa Memorial Project: The Attic Museum
Keizo Shibusawa Memorial Project: The Attic Museum
National Museum of Ethnology
September 19, 2013
The Warp and Weft of Weaving: Handlooms and Textiles of the World
The Warp and Weft of Weaving: Handlooms and Textiles of the World
National Museum of Ethnology
March 29, 2013
Handicrafting the Intangible: Zafimaniry Heritage in Madagascar
Handicrafting the Intangible: Zafimaniry Heritage in Madagascar
National Museum of Ethnology
March 12, 2013
Devotion to the Arts of Living Daily Life among the Aynu of the Kurile, Sakhalin and Hokkaido Islands
Devotion to the Arts of Living Daily Life among the Aynu of the Kurile, Sakhalin and Hokkaido Islands
The Foundation for Research and Promotion of Ainu Culture
July 29, 2011
UMESAO Tadao: An Explorer for the Future
UMESAO Tadao: An Explorer for the Future
The Senri Foundation
March 10, 2011
A Fateful Journey: Africa in the Works of EL Anatsui
A Fateful Journey: Africa in the Works of EL Anatsui
TTHE YOMIURI SHIMBUN, TheJapan Association of Art Museums
September 16, 2010
SELF and OTHER: Portraits from Asia and Europe
SELF and OTHER: Portraits from Asia and Europe
The Asahi Shimbun Company
August 11, 2008
Pilgrimage and Sacred Places: AVoyage of Self Discovery
Pilgrimage and Sacred Places: AVoyage of Self Discovery
The Senri Foundation
March 15, 2007
Minpaku Kids-World:Objects as Ties betweenChildren andTheir Society
Minpaku Kids-World:Objects as Ties betweenChildren andTheir Society
National Museum of Ethnology
March 16, 2006
Fashioning India
Fashioning India
The Senri Foundation
September 8, 2005
More Happy Every Day: The World of Bricolage Art
More Happy Every Day: The World of Bricolage Art
Seigensha Art Publishing, Inc
March 17, 2005
Legacy of the Arabian Nights
Legacy of the Arabian Nights
Tohoshuppan
September 9, 2004
Multiethnic Japan
Multiethnic Japan
The Senri Foundation
March 25, 2004
Messages from the Ainu
Messages from the Ainu
The Foundation for Research and Promotion of Ainu Culture
January 8, 2004
West African Storytelling Village
West African Storytelling Village
梨の木舎
July 24, 2003
Mandala: Deities of Tibetan and Nepalese Buddhism
Mandala: Deities of Tibetan and Nepalese Buddhism
The Senri Foundation
March 13, 2003
Seoul Style 2002: Life as It Is with the Lee Family
Seoul Style 2002: Life as It Is with the Lee Family
The Senri Foundation
March 21, 2002
Ethnic Cultures Abroad
Ethnic Cultures Abroad
The Senri Foundation
September 9, 1999
Mongolia: The Rise of Nomadic Culture
Mongolia: The Rise of Nomadic Culture
The Senri Foundation
September 25, 1998
Images of Other Cultures
Images of Other Cultures
NHK SERVICE CENTER,INC
September 25, 1997
Indigenous Peoples and Cultures in Taiwan
Indigenous Peoples and Cultures in Taiwan
National Museum of Ethnology
March 10, 1994
The Great Andes Civilization
The Great Andes Civilization
The Asahi Shimbun Company
September 14, 1989