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The Quay Brothers
Tailor’s Shop, from "Street of Crocodiles",
1986, photo© Robert Barker

23 July - 10 October 2016

The Quay Brothers

Since 1979, the Quay Brothers have produced more than seventy animated films including feature films combining collage, stop-motion,live-action,and special effects. They have also designed stage sets, projections and installations. This is the exhibition to fully introduce the creative world of the identical twins.



1 April - 31 March 2017

The Museum of Modern Art, Kamakura is closed on March 31, 2016.


Kamakura Annex

Sunsuke Matsumoto, Building, 1935, Museum collection

8 October - 25 December 2016

Shunsuke Matsumoto
The Origin of His Creativity

Shunsuke Matsumoto (1912-1948), one of the leading artists of Japanese modern art. Early on in his career, he devoted himself to works by Rouault, Modigliani, Grosz, Fujita, and others. In this exhibition, we shall examine what Matsumoto absorbed from such works and how he developed them into his own expressions in search of the origin of his creativity.