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Kyoto Art Center

Travel Guide - Kyoto Art Center

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Kyoto Art Center was set up in 2000 to support young artists and encourages the preservation of Kyoto's traditional arts. The art center uses old school buildings of the former Meirin Elementary School constructed in the Meiji Period (1868 - 1912). The north, south and west wings, the gate and wall of the center were registered as one of the Tangible Cultural Properties in 2008.
The art center has a studio, gallery, and auditorium, and holds a wide variety of events such as exhibitions, performances, and workshops. It also has a library and an information corner, and the library has 5,500 of books and other materials related to Kyoto's art and culture.

Opening HoursOpening Hours

  • 10:00 - 20:00

ClosedClosed

  • December 28 - January 4

Price / Entrance FeePrice / Entrance Fee

  • Admission Free

Access / Public TransportAccess / Public Transport

  • 5 minutes walk from Shijo Station on the on the Kyoto Municipal Subway Karasuma Line (K09)
  • 5 minutes walk from Karasuma Station on the Hankyu Kyoto Line
  • 10 minutes walk from Karasuma Oike Station on the Kyoto Municipal Subway Karasuma Line (K08) or Tozai Line (T13)

Address / LocationAddress / Location

  • 546-2, Yamabushiyamacho, Nakagyo-ku Kyoto-shi, Kyoto, 604-8156

TweetsTweets

@saiishimi stan account 😌 @tenapayy - 2020-02-17
Thinking back, I wonder what else I would've bought since the uni's art store was heaven for people like her.... th… https://t.co/H0kXnnbcTc
re-how.net @rehownet2 - 2020-02-17
The kitchen of a long-established coffee shop becomes a contemporary art work! Began crowdfunding for renovation of… https://t.co/DKzUWWIcty
Lost Boi @kyoto_ben - 2020-01-28
@ghibliotheque When you come here, highkey use the Happycow app if anyone in your team are vegetarians/vegans. It's… https://t.co/D3MUqytIYk
Ian Segarra @hanginhabagat - 2020-01-20
Fureru rehearsals @ Kyoto Art Center https://t.co/ZM3hwCcxue
Dezeen @dezeen - 2020-01-19
The six pavilions each provide safe spaces for napping, 'dangerous play', bird feeding or kissing. https://t.co/XCuU2VyExh
ソノノチ(劇団)公式 @sononochi - 2020-01-16
Plenty of day tickets available for Sononochi “Flow in a Moment” today!

[Date]1.16 (Thu) 19:30
[Venue]
Multi-purpo… https://t.co/xJpo0IRq16
ソノノチ(劇団)公式 @sononochi - 2020-01-16
Sononochi 2020 “Flow in a Moment”
Composition and directed by Kazuyo Nakatani

【Dates】
1.16 (Thu) 19:30
1.17 (Fri)… https://t.co/G2vGVuYeY5
Dezeen @dezeen - 2019-12-31
Each of the pavilions was designed to encourage an activity that is often banned in privately-owned spaces. https://t.co/XCuU2VyExh
Tokyo Arts and Space @tokas_en - 2019-12-26
【Cooperation】Qenji Yoshida and Prapat Jiwarangsan, who participated in TOKAS Creator-in-Residence 2018 Exhibition,… https://t.co/uhunrHLTuw
Dezeen @dezeen - 2019-12-19
Each of the pavilions was designed to encourage an activity that is often banned in privately-owned spaces. https://t.co/XCuU2VyExh
Melanie Haynes @Dejligedays - 2019-12-19
Pop-up pavilions for kissing and 'dangerous play' draw attention to rules of privately-owned [...] https://t.co/RmWaM8axRT via @dezeen
KOBEnoEikichi @AZABU1209 - 2019-12-14
📷 Point of Origin production, Kyoto Art Center, Kyoto https://t.co/j61wqRQ1vB https://t.co/7eZFyfLfLP
Tadashi Uchino @hobo2010 - 2019-12-08
Back from a very dense weekend in Kyoto. Friday night: Tsutsui Jun and dracom's collaboration work 'Der Buddha-Teic… https://t.co/OvnGwBXv1l
jogany @jogany - 2019-12-03
Pop-up pavilions for kissing and 'dangerous play' draw attention to rules of privately-owned [...] https://t.co/0FfvrkbmVq via @dezeen
Dezeen @dezeen - 2019-12-01
The six pavilions are designed to trigger a conversation around how the rules of public spaces can be subverted. https://t.co/XCuU2VyExh
Australia Council @auscouncilarts - 2019-11-27
Applications for our latest round of international opportunities close in less than a week!

Check out the… https://t.co/JqNB6eEn7f
Mark Coggins @Mark_Coggins - 2019-11-21
Pleased to be in the Contemporary Portrait Exhibition at LH Horton Jr. Gallery. https://t.co/ua35gyazZGhttps://t.co/ptD7juFL8v
New York Southeast Asia Network @NYSEA_network - 2019-11-13
Today @ the Philadelphia Asia American Film Festival

Visual Documentaries Project by Kyoto University,
6pm at the… https://t.co/b0BNZL7pw3
Dezeen @dezeen - 2019-11-11
The six pavilions are designed to trigger a conversation around how the rules of public spaces can be subverted. https://t.co/XCuU2VyExh
Kyoto Composers Jazz Orchestra @ComposersO - 2019-10-20
New Video!!!!

Hyojo 平調 Comp. by Shota Yamamoto

Live at Kyoto Art Center in 2019.7.5

This tune based on Japanese… https://t.co/QlXPKWlBss
Brown Grad School @BrownGradSchool - 2019-10-13
Summer Research:
Julie Dind, PhD student in Theatre Arts & Performance Studies, attended Traditional Theater Traini… https://t.co/C4E57AzDgK
京都芸術センター @Kyoto_artcenter - 2019-10-12
【annoucement】
Due to the approaching typhoon, Kyoto Art Center will be temporarily closed on the 12th of October.
K… https://t.co/xYpPKRipkp
Kyoto Composers Jazz Orchestra @ComposersO - 2019-10-10
「S.Y.G」 Comp. & Arr. by Shota Yamamoto

Live at Kyoto Art Center in 2019.7.5

Please Check Out!!

#jazz #bigband… https://t.co/BL2jSJh4yS
Kyoto Experiment @kyoto_ex_eng - 2019-10-02
Our ticket booth (meeting point) at Kyoto Art Center will be closed on October 4 as it will be travelling to Shimas… https://t.co/4Mc5fGZBMu
Kyoto Experiment @kyoto_ex_eng - 2019-09-25
Our festival Meeting Point at Kyoto Art Center opens today! 🛶🏝️

🎫Today's Promotion❗
We're offering a Kyoto Experim… https://t.co/xiMFcAkuyO
Kyoto Experiment @kyoto_ex_eng - 2019-09-22
We’re open!
Come visit us at Kyoto Art Center!

#KEX2019 #meetKEX https://t.co/8zjMozwLPu
Kyoto Experiment @kyoto_ex_eng - 2019-09-20
Our festival Meeting Point opens tomorrow!🛶🏝️
Please feel free to drop by. 😊

Place: Kyoto Art Center (ticket sales… https://t.co/TQtXiYeyab
Dezeen @dezeen - 2019-09-16
Each pavilion is designed to encourage an activity that is often banned in privately-owned spaces. https://t.co/AWcAe9HFiH
Leila Bittencourt @leilabitte - 2019-09-16
Pop-up pavilions for kissing and 'dangerous play' draw attention to rules of privately-owned [...] https://t.co/vLMJRcqOzJ via @dezeen
@junsaitoh - 2019-09-16
Pop-up pavilions for kissing and 'dangerous play' draw attention to rules of privately-owned [...] https://t.co/jUhbaLLLR1 @dezeenより

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