Japan: A History of Style
Japan: A History of Style
This exhibition celebrates how acquisitions of the last decade have transformed The Met’s ability to narrate the story of Japanese art by both expanding and deepening the range of remarkable artworks that can meaningfully elucidate the past.
The Met Museum
August 28, 2021 to April 24, 2022
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Exhibition details

Highlights include the debut of a spectacular group of contemporary metalwork by Living National Treasures and emerging artists, and, in the first rotation, a selection of woodblock prints from the Lee E. Dirks Collection.

Rotation details

Rotation 1: March 8–May 31, 2021
Rotation 2: June 5–August 8, 2021
Rotation 3 : August 28–December 5, 2021
Rotation 4: December 18, 2021–April 24, 2022


The Metropolitan Museum of Art
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New York, NY 10028

Image: Sakai Hoitsu, Maples & Cherry Trees (1820) / courtesy of The Metropolitan Museum of Art