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The Yamazaki Mazak Museum of Art

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A marvelous selection of paintings, glasswork and beautifully crafted furniture.

The Yamazaki Mazak Museum of Art is currently exhibiting three types of art; (1) paintings... read more

Reviewed 12 November 2016
Thomas C
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Nagoya, Japan
Great collections. Good price. Audio in English is available.

I was very lucky meeting a staff member who showed me the way and told me about audio in English... read more

Reviewed 18 September 2016
Janet C
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12 Nov 2016
“A marvelous selection of paintings, glasswork and beautifully crafted furniture.”
18 Sep 2016
“Great collections. Good price. Audio in English is available.”
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Reviewed 12 November 2016

The Yamazaki Mazak Museum of Art is currently exhibiting three types of art; (1) paintings representing the French Rococo period, Romanticism, Neo-classicism, Realism, Impressionism, "Cubism" and other categories; (2) Art Nouveau glasswork and; (3) late 19th century furniture. The glassware and furniture are beautifully crafted...More

2  Thank Thomas C
Reviewed 18 September 2016

I was very lucky meeting a staff member who showed me the way and told me about audio in English which is rare to find in the museums in Japan. The audio in English deepens my visit to the museum and my understanding on the...More

1  Thank Janet C
Reviewed 26 June 2016 via mobile

The museum was founded by Yamazaki-Mazak Corp. that's a machine tool builder. Although when I go abroad I sometimes visit museums, I hardly go to museums in Japan. I knew the existence but I wasn't interested in that so much. One day my wife and...More

2  Thank Takeshi H
Reviewed 28 April 2016

Impressionist paintings were on exhibit during our visit. It was well curated and more importantly, audio guides were available in BOTH Nihongo and English. The museum's permanent collection of furniture and japonisme-inspired French glasswork is inspiring!

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Reviewed 23 March 2015

This museum holds superb collections of French rococo, impressionism up to cubism paintings as well as art neuveau glass and furniture design colloctions. Most works come from France. Spacious exhibition rooms with lots of sofa extends 4th and 5th floors of the building directly connected...More

2  Thank nobuny
Reviewed 10 August 2013 via mobile

Interesting art collection created by gifted engineer and manager. Art and machines - great idea! Two floors of art including Monet and Picasso.

3  Thank Lukasz_S_74
Reviewed 26 May 2013

Step from the subway, go to the exit marked Yamazaki Mazak Art Museum, and enter a bright, beautiful, polished atrium which leads to the Yamazaki Building. Gallery reception is elegant, and I mean the people welcome you with warm elegance. You buy your ticket, a...More

3  Thank Yuri S
Reviewed 3 August 2012

While looking for local museum ideas (I'd already visited the Nagoya / Boston Museum of Fine Arts twice), I read about Yamazaki Mazak's collection of Art Nouveau glassware and was hooked. The museum is directly connected to the Shinsakae-machi station on the Nagoya Subway Higashiyama...More

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