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Kyoto Museum of Crafts and Design: A Rich Artisanal Heritage

Kyoto Museum of Crafts and Design is a spectacular showcase of the city's artisanal heritage, housed in a stylish, modern exhibition hall.

21_21 Design Sight: Tokyo’s Modernist Masterpiece

Concrete steps at 21_21 Design Sight
21_21 Design Sight is a modernist gallery in Tokyo featuring exhibitions on the themes of ecology, sustainability and design.

Unleash your inner child at the Poop Museum Tokyo

From the outside, the Unko Museum Tokyo looks like a colourful knick-knack shop you’d see along Harajuku’s Takeshita-dori. Inside, though, you quickly realise everything is poop-themed, from the candy to the T-shirts to the actual toilet paper. Hold your disgust – we’re...

Exploring the Tarō Okamoto Memorial Museum

If you’re a fan of avant-garde artwork, you’ve probably heard of Tarō Okamoto. One of the biggest names in Japanese contemporary art, his obscure paintings and sculptures are proudly featured in various spots around Japan and abroad. Even if you haven’t heard...

Fukuoka Asian Art Museum: Showcasing Modern Asian Art

As the only art museum in the world dedicated to spotlighting modern and contemporary Asian art, Fukuoka Asian Art Museum is a one-of-a-kind attraction. And it makes sense; this city has long been a gateway to continental...

The Artizon Museum: Experiencing Creativity in Tokyo

If you find yourself near Tokyo Station with time to spare, consider checking out the newly opened Artizon Museum, curated by the Ishibashi Foundation Collection. With a diverse mix of contemporary and classic art, the Artizon Museum makes for a perfect art...