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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

Le Corbusier and the Age of Purism


Saturday 9 March 2019, 14:00-15:30
Hiroya Murakami (Deputy Director and Chief Curator, The National Museum of Western Art)
"Le Corbusier and Raoul La Roche - Purism Comrades in Arms"
Saturday 6 April 2019, 14:00-15:30
Michio Kato (Professor, Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, The University of Tokyo)
"Towards Architecture as Art: A Systematic Explication of Towards a New Architecture via the Acropolis, His First Tableaux, Mantelpiece and the Maison Dom-ino"
Saturday 20 April 2019, 14:00-15:30
Misa Hayashi (Curator, Galerie Taisei)
“Beyond the Age of Purism : Changes in Le Corbusier's Paintings”
Saturday 18 May 2019, 14:00-15:30
Yoshiyuki Yamana (Professor, Tokyo University of Science)
“Vers une architecture (Towards a New Architecture) : Exploring Transparency from the Flatness of Painting”

To apply for a lecture ticket

Auditorium, B2 floor, Special Exhibition 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) are 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.
Lecture titles and content may change without notice.


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