Apr 10th
May 23rd

Shoko Kanazawa Exhibition

A special event at the Sano Art Museum

By Kim    - 1 min read
Venue: Sano Art Museum When: Apr 10th - May 23rd 2021, 10:00am - 5:00pm

A special event taking place at the Sano Art Museum will explore the calligraphy works of Shoko Kanazawa (1985 - ). Born with Down Syndrome, Kanazawa has been studying the art of calligraphy since she was five years old and is seen as one of Japan's most revered calligraphers. The exhibition will showcase around 50 of Kanazawa's works from throughout her career.

Adult admission to the event is priced at 1100 yen.

Getting there

By Public Transport:

The Sano Art Museum is located approximately three minutes on foot from the Mishima Tamachi Station, served by the Sunzu Line.

By Private Vehicle:

For those who plan to drive to the museum, it's around 8 kilometers from either the Tomei Expressway's Numazu IC or the Shin Tomei Expressway's Nagaizumi Numazu IC. On-site parking is available for around 50 vehicles, and if the lot is full there's also paid parking nearby at the Mishima Municipal Parking Lot.

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Kim @kim.b

I'm an expat who has lived abroad for almost a decade, including 7 years in Japan. I've also visited 44 of 47 prefectures and hope to get to the last three someday! I'm particularly fond of exploring off the beaten path destinations, gardens, and tea houses, and have a real interest in Japan's growing vegan scene.

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Elizabeth S 2 weeks ago
I had the good fortune to meet her when she had an exhibition in Kamakura. She is so big-hearted and her work is marvelous.