The National Art Center, Tokyo
|The National Art Center|
The museum in 2008
|Location||Roppongi, Minato, Tokyo, Japan|
|Visitors||2.0 million (2013)
Ranking 20th globally (2013)
The National Art Center, Tokyo (国立新美術館 Kokuritsu Shin-Bijutsukan?) is a museum in Roppongi, Minato, Tokyo, Japan. A joint project of the Agency for Cultural Affairs and the National Museums Independent Administrative Institution, it stands on a site formerly occupied by a research facility of the University of Tokyo.
The museum has an exhibition of 600 pieces, concentrating on 20th-century painting and modern art, for its opening on January 21, 2007. The director is Hideki Hayashida.
The architect for the museum was Kisho Kurokawa. The facility has 47,960 m² of floor space on a 30,000 m² site with four stories above ground and one below. Access is from Nogizaka Station on the Tokyo Metro Chiyoda Line.
- ＜国立新美術館＞東京・六本木に２１日オープン (Retrieved January 20, 2007)
- 「国立新美術館」２１日開館 (Retrieved January 20, 2007)
- 国立新美術館 (Retrieved January 20, 2007)
- The National Art Center, Tokyo (Retrieved January 20, 2007)
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