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Lectures and symposiums on the exhibition by our curators or authorities from home and abroad are held for free.

Past Programs

Arcimboldo: Nature into Art


Tuesday 20 June 2017 14:00 – 15:30
Silvia Ferino-Pagden (Art Historian, Former Head of Gemäldegalerie, Kunsthistorisches Museum, Wien)
*Lecture presented in German, simultaneous translation in Japanese.
“Arcimboldo: Betwixt Mimesis and Fantasia”
Saturday 1 July 2017 14:00 – 15:30
Chiyori Mizuno (Professor, Aoyama Gakuin University) *Japanese only
“Arcimboldo and Northern Italian Art”
Saturday 29 July 2017 14:00 – 15:30
Koji Kuwakino (Associate Professor, Osaka University) *Japanese only
“Wondrous Art in a Wondrous Age: Mannerist Arts and the Depiction of Nature”
Saturday 26 August 2017 14:00 – 15:30
Mikinosuke Tanabe (Professor, Tokyo University of the Arts) *Japanese only
“The Hapsburg Family and Arcimboldo”

To apply for a lecture ticket

Auditorium, B2 floor, Special Exhibision Wing
Each lecture limited to 130 visitors, on a first-come, first-in basis. Lectures are free but a lecture ticket and a special exhibition ticket (ticket stubs are acceptable) is required.
Pick up lecture tickets (one per person) at the Information Desk, starting at 12:00 noon on the day of the event.
The Auditorium will open 30 minutes prior to the start time and visitors will be admitted in lecture ticket number order.
Title and content of lecture may change without notice.


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