Archives

1997
Grand Opening Nov 3 - Dec 21

1998
The First Anniversary Exhibition Nov 3- Dec 15

1999
Exhibition: "Animals in Ancient China” Mar 16 - Jun 10
Jul 20 - Aug 22
Lacquer ware from the Miho Museum Collection Jul 20 - Aug 22
"Koshigaraki-The Shigaraki Jar in the Middle Ages” Sep 1 - Dec 15

2000
The Shumei Culture Foundation Prize
"Tenth Anniversary Exhibition”
Feb 29 - Mar 12
Special Exhibition: "A Tama-tebako for Spring” Mar 15 - Jun 11
"Auspicious Animals in China’s Warring States Period” Mar 15 - Jun 11
A Homecoming for Art Works Displayed in Vienna and Leiden
"Treasures from the Orient”
Jul 20 - Aug 20
Special Exhibition: "The World of Shirasu Masako” Sep 1 - Dec 15

2001
Special Exhibition: "ANCIENT GLASS” Mar 15 - Jun 10
Jul 20 - Aug 19
Tenth Anniversary Shumei Culture Prize
"Special Exhibition of Recipient’s Work”
Jul 20 - Aug 19
Special Autumn Exhibition: "Longmen Caves” Sep 1 - Dec 16

2002
Special Spring Exhibition:
"Arts Treasured by the Hosokawa Clan
-Selections from the Eisei-Bunko Museum Collection ”
Apr 6 - May 19
Commemorating the 5th Anniversary of the Opening
of the MIHO MUSEUM [South Wing]
Jul 20 - Aug 18
Sep 1 - Dec 15
Commemorating the 5th Anniversary of the Opening
of the MIHO MUSEUM [North Wing]
Sep 1 - Dec 15

2003
Special Spring Exhibition:
"Islamic Decorative Designs of Egypt:
Aesthetic Sense Found in Daily Life"
Mar 15 - Jun 8
Summer Special Exhibition:
"An Exhibition Honoring the 100th Anniversary of Kobayashi Hideo’s Birth The Heart in Search of Beauty"
Jul 20 - Aug 20
Autumn Special Exhibition:
"Japanese Designs Celebrating Autumn"
Sep 2 - Dec 14

2004
Spring Special Exhibition:
"Selected Pottery Treasures from Xian"
Mar 16 - Jun 10
Summer and Autumn Special Exhibition:
"Ancient Civilizations of the Americas
-Splendor of 3000 years-"
Jul 17 - Aug 22
Sep 1 - Dec 15
Autumn Special Exhibition:
"Kenzan -A World of Quietly Refined Elegance-"
Sep 1 - Dec 15

2005
Spring Special Exhibition:
"Shaping the Sacred"
Mar 15 - Jun 12
Summer Special Exhibition:
"Serizawa Keisuke
- A Lifetime Devoted to Beauty in Utility"
Jul 16 - Aug 21
Autumn Special Exhibition:
"china crossroads of culture -On the way to the Great Tang Civilization-"
Sep 17 - Dec 15

2006
Spring Special Exhibition:
"Enduring Legacy of Japanese Art:
The Mary Griggs Burke Collection"
Mar 15 - Jun 11
Summer Special Exhibition:
"The Spirit of Japanese Glass:
From Magatama to Vidro/Diamant"
Jul 15 - Aug 20
Autumn Special Exhibition:
"Aesthetic Eyes of Aoyama Jiro"
Sep 1 - Dec 17

2007
Exhibitions Commemorating the Museum's 10th Anniversary:
"Buddhist Sculptures from Shandong Province, China:
From Tracing the Source of Asuka Buddhist Imagery"
Mar 15 - Jun 10
"All things Small, All things Beautiful" Mar 15 - Jun 10
Exhibitions Commemorating the Museum's 10th Anniversary: "The Archaic Smile
- From the Mediterranean to East Asia and Japan"
July 14 - Aug 19
Exhibitions Commemorating the Museum's 10th Anniversary: "The Miho Museum Collection: Spanning the Millennia" Sep 1 - Dec 16

2008
Spring Special Exhibition:
"YOSA BUSON : On the Wings of Art"
Mar 15 - Jun 8
Summer Special Exhibition:
"Rhyton : Ancient Sacred Drinking Vessels"
July 12 - Aug 17
Autumn Special Exhibition: "Japan is Beautiful" Sep 2 - Dec 14

2009
Spring Special Exhibition : "Eurasian Winds toward Silla" Mar 14 - Jun 7
Summer Special Exhibition : "Tales of the Buddhas" July 11 - Aug 16
Summer and Autumn Special Exhibition:
"From the Lands of Oxus:
Ancient Central Asia-Bridge between East and West"
July 11 - Aug 16
Sep 1 - Dec 13
Autumn Special Exhibition: "JAKUCH█ Wonderland" Sep 1 - Dec 13

2010
Special Exhibition Commemorating the 100th Anniversary of the Founder of Miho Museum :
 "MIHO GRANDAMA Arte della Luce"
Mar 13 - Jun 6
Summer Special Exhibition: "Dynamic Decoration in Asia" July 10 - Aug 15
"MIHO GRANDAMA Arte della Luce II" Summer July 10 - Aug 15
Autumn Special Exhibition: "Ceramics of Medieval Japan:
 The Six Old Kilns and Their Environs"
Sep 4 - Dec 12
"MIHO GRANDAMA Arte della Luce III" Autumn Sep 4 - Dec 12

2011
"NAGASAWA ROSETSU : The Fanciful Painter" Mar 12 - Jun 5
Summer Special Exhibition: "Ancient Civilizations of the
Americas Man, Nature and Spirit in Pre-Columbian Art"
July 9 - Aug 14
"Omi: Spiritual Home of Kami and Hotoke
The Path to Tendai Buddhism
 - In Search of the Eternal Śākyamuni Buddha - " 
Sep 3 - Dec 11

2012
Special 15th Anniversary of MIHO MUSEUM:
"Miho Grandama II: To the Honored Mother"
Mar 10 - Jun 10
July 7 - Aug 19
Summer Special Exhibition:
"Invitation to the Monster World: Tale from the Mythic Past"
July 7 - Aug 19
"Dogū, a Cosmos Ancient Clay Figurines" Sep 1 - Dec 9

2013
"Ancient Glass: Feast of Color
 - on Special Loan from the British Museum"
Mar 9 - Jun 9
Summer Special Exhibition: "THE FLOWERING OF EDO PERIOD PAINTING JAPANESE MASTERWORKS FROM THE FEINBERG COLLECTION" July 20 - Aug 18
"Negoro: The Efflorescence
 of Medieval Japanese Lacquerware"
Sep 1 - Dec 15

2014
"Edo Kaleidoscope: Sarasa, Bidoro, Oranda" Mar 15 - Jun 8
"The Miho Merciful Mother Kannon and the Lotus Miroku:
Two Tapestries"
July 19 - Aug 17
"Shishi and Komainu: Mythical Beasts from Far Away" Sep 2 - Dec 14

2015
"Barnett Newman, The Stations of the Cross" Mar 14 - Jun 7
"Japanese Art from the Miho Museum Collection" Mar 14 - Jun 7
"Celebrating Two Contemporary Geniuses:
Jakuchu and Buson"
July 4 - Aug 30
"A New Yorker’s View of the World :
The John C.Weber Collection"
Sep 15 - Dec 13

2016
"Kazari : Decoration in Faith and Festival" Mar 1 - May 15
"KIWAMI : In Praise of Tea Ceremony Kettles" Jun 4 - July 31
"JEWELS OF THE MUGHAL EMPERORS AND MAHARAJAS: Treasures from the Al Thani Collection" Oct 1 - Dec 11
"Kenzan: Miho Museum Collection" Oct 1 - Dec 11

2017
"The Beauties of Japanese Glass: The Bindeisha Collection" Mar 18 - Jun 18
"Bliss of the Ancient Orient" Mar 18 - Jun 18

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