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Nezu museum

Where is Nezu museum? The Nezu museum is located close to Omotesando Station, one of Tokyo’s most trendy and fashionable area in Tokyo. With beautiful Japanese garden right next to the museum, the place is truly an urban oasis in Tokyo. The first owner of the museum was Kaichiro Nezu, president of the Tobu railway […]

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The Sumida Hokusai Museum

Who is Hokusai? Hokusai is a famous Japanese artist whose work had been recognized inside and outside of Japan during his lifetime. His name became highly acknowledged after the onset of Japonism popularity upon the International Exposition of 1867 held in Paris. The influenced artists include Vincent van Gogh (1853-1890) and Edgar Degas (1834-1917). Hokusai‚Äôs […]

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