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Shu Ogawara Museum of Art

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Good visit

Modern gallery with 2 small exhibit rooms. You can see Mt Yotei from the museum. The staff was very... read more

Reviewed 29 July 2018
hcchelsea
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Singapore, Singapore
Beautiful settling - not much there

Followed the tourist map and walked across town in the melting snow. Gallery building is modern... read more

Reviewed 1 March 2017
EfG99
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Sydney, Australia
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29 Jul 2018
“Good visit”
14 Aug 2018
“very nice art gallery and museum”
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7-1 Kita 6jo Higashi, Kutchan-cho, Abuta-gun 044-0006, Hokkaido
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Reviewed 14 August 2018

This artist was an amazing painter. He has got be one of the of the finest in Japan. Highly recoimmended.

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed 29 July 2018

Modern gallery with 2 small exhibit rooms. You can see Mt Yotei from the museum. The staff was very friendly. She made us a cup of coffee each when we arrived. You get to learn about Shu Ogawara and enjoy his artworks. I believe the...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank hcchelsea
Reviewed 5 June 2018

what a super cool gallery. The artist was excellent. Too bad he is not here with us. His painting must cost a lot of money.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank justdoitsaysme
Reviewed 27 May 2018

Came here by accident. Nice gallery, cool artist. Paintings not on sale but probably can’t afford them anyway. Must see.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank homeeducatewester
Reviewed 9 May 2018

Shu Ogawara was a wonderful and very talented painter. Some very excellent pieces. A must see if you are ever in Niseko.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank aussietourtheworld
Reviewed 1 March 2017 via mobile

Followed the tourist map and walked across town in the melting snow. Gallery building is modern and architecturally stunning, but the local art exhibits were very small. There is a small shop and library. Best to check the current exhibits before track across town.

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank EfG99
Reviewed 11 June 2016 via mobile

It is definitely worth spending a few hours at the Shu Ogawara art gallery. Besides the artist's colorful art pieces, the gallery exudes a peaceful atmosphere with its zen deco and architecture. It is also surrounded by a picturesque backdrop of greeneries and mountains. We...More

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank dsmyip
Reviewed 12 March 2016 via mobile

We had a two day storm for our ski week. Cabin fever set in so we took the train to Kutchan and walked to the Museum. It was worth the effort. Shu Ogawara's paintings we great.

Date of experience: March 2016
Thank RickH826
Reviewed 20 January 2016 via mobile

Fantastic building with a decent display of some fascinating works. I spent about an hour here as there is also a 20minute video you can watch in a little room which I highly recommend. It shows real footage of places and things that Shu painted

Date of experience: January 2016
Thank Alex B
Reviewed 9 November 2015

Shu Ogawara is a famous artist in this part of Japan. The gallery mainly shows his works but has special displays of other artists too. There are two rooms each with 20 or so pieces. Ogawara's works are of a variety of subjects and a...More

Date of experience: October 2015
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