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Fukuoka Asian Art Museum

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Nice collection

I really liked the collection. It gives a nice overview of asian art. Not too big, so even if you... read more

Reviewed 26 April 2018
AnnikaCF
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Vienna, Austria
Asian Art Museum

This museum is across the road from the Kawabata avenue and subway. If you like Art and are also... read more

Reviewed 2 April 2018
Dave K
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London, United Kingdom
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26 Apr 2018
“Nice collection”
2 Apr 2018
“Asian Art Museum”
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Due to its geographical and historical characteristics, Fukuoka City has served as a gateway to continental Asian culture since ancient times. Today it has assumed a new role, that of a key interactive city for Asia. Fukuoka Asian Art Museum opened...more
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3-1 Shimokawabatamachi | 7 & 8F Riverain Center Bldg., Hakata, Fukuoka 812-0027, Fukuoka Prefecture
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+81 92-263-1100
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Lots of different works from different periods Only 2 USD to get in as far as I remember A Variety of quality work with English explanations

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Reviewed 26 April 2018

I really liked the collection. It gives a nice overview of asian art. Not too big, so even if you aren't a big museum fan this collection is worthwile.

Thank AnnikaCF
Reviewed 2 April 2018

This museum is across the road from the Kawabata avenue and subway. If you like Art and are also completing the walking tour, this is something you can finish off with to round up your day. Some of the exhibitions are free, however the permanent...More

Thank Dave K
Reviewed 30 January 2018

Unusual museum, highlighting Asian artists working in modern styles. Informative permanent collection--fabulous visiting shows--interesting student gallery. A lovely building, nice hot drink cafe, generally a well run museum with a great atmosphere. For art lovers from everywhere.

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Reviewed 24 August 2017 via mobile

I was there with my friend, we are not espatially into arts and we enjoyed the exposition very much. It is well presented and there are many productions of all asia (sculptures, paintings, ...) suprising and interresting. We had a break at the coffee place...More

Thank jennisa0
Reviewed 20 May 2017

Located next to the Nakasu Kawabata subway station, the premise is at the upper floor. The main entry is free, but entry to specific exhibition will need a payment. They also sell books on art and other stuff. The ambience is nice, but the exhibits...More

Thank tengkin
Reviewed 12 January 2017 via mobile

It was a bit tricky finding this place, but once there we enjoyed it thoroughly. There are not a lot of pieces on display, but those that are were high quality, as were the interpretive notes attached to them. Pleasant cafe, and shop. Very attractive,spacious...More

Thank Craig C
Reviewed 20 November 2016

I looked forward to my visit and liked the idea as I understood it. But, honestly, I didn't find much art to enjoy here. The only theme I could see was that all the art was created by Asians, mostly Southeast Asian actually. There was...More

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Fukuoka Asian A... 福, 広報担当マネージャー at Fukuoka Asian Art Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 9 March 2017

Thank you very much for your comment. I believe the work mentioned in your comment is a set of propaganda poster made during Vietnam War. It was an exhibition of Vietnamese art and the propaganda posters were exhibited along with modern style paintings/prints made under...More

Reviewed 18 November 2016 via mobile

Main gallery had good English descriptions which improved the experience. The separate anime exhibition was good too however no English descriptions

Thank Mattgreengate
Reviewed 12 November 2016 via mobile

Only issues I had were there was no English guided recordings so it wasn't worth the money to not understand what's going on

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