Past exhibitions

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God-like Humans, Human Gods
Painting the Figure in the 20th Century

The immense changes that took place in Chinese society over the course of the 20th century are also...
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Kaomise
Kabuki Theatre in Edo

Kabuki theatre has been the most popular indigenous theatre form in Japan since the late 17th...
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Imaizumi Imaemon XIV (geb. 1962)
Deckeldose mit Chintz-Blüten-Dekor in
Schneeflocken-Technik, Typ
Iro-Nabeshima, 2005

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Ceramic Cosmos Japan
The Crueger Collection

Japan's ceramic-making tradition ranks as one of the oldest and most multifaceted in the world....
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People and Gods
Figure Painting in China

Figure painting had already become the most important genre in Chinese painting by the time of the...
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Courtly Elegance and Military Might

With the rise of the military nobility (or samurai) under the leadership of a shogun, a new form of...
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New Pictures by Zeng Mi

An exhibition held in conjunction with Gertraud and Joachim Sommer, Munich After the last...
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Writing 93 Buddhas
Oliver Siebeck

Rudimentary sheets, sparsely typewritten in various rows, together form a graphic grid-like...
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Portraits from the Mughal Era
Part II

The Collection of South, South-East and Central Asian Art contains a significant collection of...
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'Divine Forces and Earthly Fortune
Popular Chinese Prints The Gerd and Lotti Wallenstein Collection

The Museum of Asian Art's East Asian Collection owns some 485 Chinese New Year prints originating...
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Samuel Bourne and Colin Murray
Early Photography from Delhi, Agra and Rajasthan

Since 2007 one of the main thrusts of the Museum of Asian Art's exhibitions has been its focus on...
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Life in Edo

The decision by Tokugawa Ieyasu to move the military government's seat of power to Edo (today:...
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A Fresh Look at Chinese Landscapes

Even by the 19th century, the art of Chinese landscape painting was able to look back on a...
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A Journey Lying Down
Chinese Landscapes

Landscape painting ranks as the most noble of all genres in Chinese painting. Those who sang its...
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Ideal Landscapes
Aspects of Literary Painting in Japan

The landscape established itself as an important theme in East Asian painting as long ago as the...
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Cultural Pictures from China
100 Years of Sinology in Germany. Collections and works by Otto Franke (1863-1946)

In May 1910 the first German chair for the 'Languages and History of East Asia' was founded at the...
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Painting by the Shanghai School

In the second half of the 19th century, the coastal city of Shanghai experienced a sudden economic...
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W.L.H. Skeen & Co
Arkadische Landschaft, Nuwara Eliya
ca. 1880

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Tropical Arcadia
Early Photography in Ceylon

The exhibition presents a selection of rare vintage prints from the end of the 19th century that...
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Dragon between Clouds
On the return to Berlin of a triptych by Kano Tan'yû after restoration in Japan

The centrepiece of the 'Dragon between Clouds' exhibition is formed by an important hanging scroll...
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Hymn of the Long Rainbow
Woodcuts from a Chinese art collective

In 1990 the Museum of Asian Art purchased a series of seven large-scale woodcuts entitled 'Hymn of...
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Cultural Exchange on the Northern Silk Road

The Asian Art Museum proudly presents a selection of objects from its famous Turfan Collection. The...
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Portraits from the Mughal era

The Collection of South, South-East and Central Asian Art contains a significant collection of...
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