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Giveaway: Get Tickets for You and a Friend to the ‘Fear in Painting’ (Kowai-e) Exhibition

The highly popular Fear in Painting exhibition is on display at the Ueno Royal Museum and finishes Sunday, December 17. If you missed out when the exhibition was on at the Hyogo Prefectural Museum of Art, JAPANForward would like to give you and a friend another chance at seeing Kowai-e in Tokyo. There will be only 10 tickets […]

‘Fear’ in Many Forms: Exhibit Based on ‘Kowai-e’ Series Comes to Kobe and Tokyo

  Ghosts, devils, hell, monsters, murders, and execution. These dark, challenging themes are at the heart of the recently opened Fear in Painting exhibition, housed in the sublimely elegant, Tadao Ando-designed Hyogo Prefecture Museum of Art in Kobe.       Based on the popular Kowai-e books series first published 10 years ago, the exhibition […]