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1955 SYNTHESE DES ARTS, Charlotte Perriand ©Archives Charlotte Perriand – ADAGP, Paris & SPDA, Tokyo, 2011

1955 SYNTHESE DES ARTS, Charlotte Perriand

The Museum of Modern Art, Kamakura

2-1-53 Yukinoshita, Kamakura, Kanagawa
Tel. +81 467 22 5000



Charlotte Perriand et le Japon

22 October 2011 - 9 January 2012

Charlotte Perriand (1903-1999) is a French designer whose work covered a wide range of genres such as architecture, interior design, and furniture in attempt to connect life and art. She collaborated with the master architect Le Corbusier and produced numerous fine works. She was also good friends with the architect SAKAKURA Junzo, who designed our museum in Kamakura.

[Gallery Talk]
Exhibition curators will talk about the artist of this exhibition in the gallery (Japanese only)

Saturday, 12 November
Saturday, 17 December
No bookings needed, free with exhibition ticket
Meet in the gallery

[Gallery tour for the teachers]
Saturday, 29 October
Bookings needed
Please see the news page for more info.


Monday(except 9 January),

Museum hours

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


Adults: 900 yen (800 yen)
Under 20 and Students: 750yen (650 yen)
65 and over: 450 yen
Senior 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.
  • "Family Communication Day" - reduced entry for all family members (except for 65 and over) accompanied by children under 18.