03.08.2012

Talking Flowers, Fairies and Butterflies - The Universe of Ernst Kreidolf at the Koriyama City Museum of Art in Fukushima

In cooperation with the Verein/Stiftung Ernst Kreidolf and the Museum of Fine Arts, Berne, Switzerland, the Bunkamura Museum of Art presents the first retrospective in Japan of the Swiss painter Ernst Kreidolf (1863-1956). The exhibition shows approximately 220 works, offering a unique opportunity for the Japanese public to discover the fascinating world of an artist, yet unknown in Japan, who contributed highly to the development of book illustrations at the beginning of the 20th century.

August 4 - September 17  Koriyama City Museum of Art, Fukushima