A Guide to Gifu Museums
Updated: Apr 1, 2020
The Museum’s collection consists mainly of paintings, sculpture, and crafts of the modern era and contemporary times.
With "Modern Age of Ceramic Art" as its theme, the Museum of Modern Ceramic Art, Gifu collects modern works of ceramic art from Japan and around the world and holds various exhibitions.
The Gifu Collection of Modern Arts is one of the few art museums to feature the works of the artist Toko Shinoda (b. 1913). In addition to the permanent exhibits of the works of Toko Shinoda, the museum holds special exhibitions presenting the work of up-and-coming modern artists.
It collects glass art works and furniture of European Art Nouveau and Art Deco style which flourished in the end of 19th Century.