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HAMADA Chimei 《Button(B)》 1988

HAMADA Chimei 《Button(B)》 1988

The Museum of Modern Art, Hayama

2208-1, Isshiki, Hayama, Kanagawa 240-0111
Tel. +81 46 875 2800



The World of HAMADA Chimei
Elegy and Humor in Prints and Sculptures

10 July - 5 September 2010

A retrospective of works by HAMADA Chimei (b.1917), who is active not only as a print artist but also as a sculptor. There are approximately 173 prints and 73 sculptures from the Elegy of the Recruit series, in which he revealed the tragedy of war and unjustness of the army, to works satirizing the loneliness or absurdity of the people today.

[Special Lecture]
Exhibition curator will talk about the exhibition in the lecture hall (Japanese only)
Saturday, 7 August

Admission free
Booking by FAX required Please send FAX with your name, address, Tel/Fax number
FAX 046-875-2968

[Gallery Talk]
Exhibition curator will talk about the exhibition in the gallery (Japanese only)
Saturday, 24 July
Saturday, 21 August

No bookings needed, free with exhibition ticket
Meet in the gallery


Monday(except 19 July), 20 July

Museum hours

9:30-17:00(the last admission at 16:30)


Adults 1000 yen (900 yen)
Under 20 and Students 850 yen (750 yen)
65 and over 500 yen
High School Students 100 yen

  • 20 or more persons' group are reduction charge in brackets.
  • Students under junior high school age are no charge. Disabled visitors are also no charge.