Exhibition
 
 
 
 

This exhibition focuses on the amazing techniques of Ukiyo-e.

 

From Tuesday 1 March - Sunday 21 August 2022.

 
 
Ukiyo-e became popular culture around the 18th century as woodblock printing techniques improved.
The painters drew pictures of the fashionable customs of the time. Engravers and printers sought the most advanced techniques. They created Ukiyo-e prints with great technical skill.
The exhibition is organised according to the techniques and methods of expression of Ukiyo-e.
Get up close and personal with the original Ukiyo-e prints from the 1800s. 

 
 
 

 
Utagawa Hiroshige
"Kinryuzan Temple, Asakusa"

 
Utagawa Kuniyoshi
"Serpent - Confront each other - Egara Heita"

 
Utagawa Kuniyoshi
"Celebrated Treasures of Mountains and Seas"

Utagawa Hiroshige
"Cherry trees in full bloom at Arashiyama"

Katsushika Hokusai
"In the Mountains of Tootoumi"

Katsushika Hokusai
"The Great Wave off Kanagawa"