Friday, Dec. 17, 2004
An exhibition titled "Beauty in Daily Life" will showcase about 80 mostly Japanese works from the Suntory Art Museum's extensive collection Dec. 18-30.
The exhibits, some of which date back to the Kamakura Period, will include paintings, screens and scrolls as well as lacquerware, ceramics, glassware and craft works.
This exhibition is the last one to be held at the museum's current location. In spring 2007 the Suntory Art Museum will reopen in Roppongi on the former site of the Defense Agency.
"Beauty in Daily Life": Dec. 18-30, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. (till 7 p.m. on Dec. 24 and till 3 p.m. on the last day).
Admission is 500 yen for adults, 300 yen for university and senior high-school students and free of charge for middle- and elementary-school children.
The Suntory Art Museum (1-2-3 Moto Akasaka, Tokyo Suntory Bldg 11 F, Minato-ku, Tokyo; tel.  3470-1073) is close to Exit B of Akasaka Mitsuke subway station.