<4th Exhibition in Commemoration of the Museum's 20th Anniversary>
Travelling Shinshu with Chihiro
Shinshu, known today as Nagano Prefecture, was Chihiro’s spiritual home. It was her parents’ hometown and where she was when the war ended. In this exhibition we will focus on Chihiro’s close relationship with Shinshu through works featuring the nature and natural features of Shinshu, including sketches of Matsukawa-village, Azumino and the Otari hot springs, as well as the picture book she created at a mountain villa in Kurohime plateau, presented along with various related reference materials.
Event Schedule 2017
Held every first and third Saturday of the month, from 2:00 p.m. Museum staff will provide commentary while viewing artwork on display in exhibition rooms.
Picture Book Time
Held every second and fourth Saturday of the month, from 11:00 a.m. Storytelling sessions are held in the Play Room, featuring picture books selected in accordance with the seasons and current exhibitions.