Kimsooja, To Breathe: Mandala, 2010, Single-channel sound installation, ready-made American jukebox speakers with monks’ chants and calls to prayer, detail
© Kimsooja, Courtesy of Kimsooja Studio and KEWENIG, Berlin

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Kimsooja – (Un)Folding Bottari

25.10.2023 to 19.02.2024

Tokuyama Gyokuran (1727–1784), Autumn Landscape, detail, hanging scroll, Indian ink and paint on silk
© Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, Museum für Asiatische Kunst, Sammlung Klaus F. and Yoshie Naumann / Jürgen Liepe

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Artists, Collectors, Scholars
Women’s Contributions to the Japanese Art Collection

27.09.2023 to 11.12.2023

Gao Cen (1621 – 1691), Landscapes near Nanjing, detail, China, Qing dynasty (1644 – 1911), dated 1672, album of eleven of originally twelve leaves
© Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, Museum für Asiatische Kunst / Jürgen Liepe

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Originality, Uniqueness and the Influence of Western Art
Chinese painting in the 17th century

06.09.2023 to 26.02.2024

Rangabzeichen von Zivil- und Militärbeamten des 1. bis 8. Grades, Qing-Dynastie (1644 – 1911), Detail
© Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, Ethnologisches Museum / Claudius Kamps

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Of Rank But Without Name
Portraits of Anonymous Officials and Textile Rank Badges

05.09.2023 to 26.02.2024

Yoshimura Kōkei (1769–1836), Peahen and Chick, detail from the left screen of a pair of six-panelled folding screens, dated 1805, painted on gold leaf
© Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, Museum für Asiatische Kunst, Collection Klaus F. and Yoshie Naumann / Jürgen Liepe

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Lone Wolves, Unlikely Couples and Conceptions of Organised Collectives
Japanese Depictions of Animals and Humans

14.06.2023 to 18.09.2023

Unknown (Masanaga seal): Collection of fan paintings, detail, Japan, late 16th / 1st half of 17th c. Ink, colors and (leaf) gold on paper. Right screen of a pair of screens of six panels each.
© Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, Museum für Asiatische Kunst, Sammlung Klaus F. und Yoshie Naumann / Jörg von Bruchhausen

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Themes and Variations – Art from Japan

22.03.2023 to 05.06.2023

Taiyoh Mori, Untitled, 2018, ballpoint pen on paper
Courtesy of the artist and Mikiko Sato Gallery, Hamburg

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Minimal: The Art from East Asia

04.03.2023 to 28.08.2023

Wang Yun (1652–1735), Landscapes After Old Masters, detail, China, Qing Dynasty (1644–1911), dated 1715, album sheet
© Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, Museum für Asiatische Kunst / Jörg von Bruchhausen

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In the Manner of ...
Inspiration, Study and Artistic Lineage

04.03.2023 to 29.08.2023

Utagawa Hiroshige, Nihonbashi in Snow, detail, from the series Famous Views of the Eastern Capital (Edo), Japan, c. 1839–42, colour woodcut. Gift of W. Martens / Art Research Center, Ritsumeikan University, Kyoto
Photo credit: Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, Museum für Asiatische Kunst

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Blossoms and Birds in Snow
Seasonal Images from Japan

14.12.2022 to 13.03.2023

Leiko Ikemura, Memento Mori, 2012/2021, bronze, silver, galvanized, courtesy of the artist
© Leiko Ikemura

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Leiko Ikemura: More Light!

02.09.2022 to 27.02.2023

Zhou Tao (* 1976), North of the mountains, China, 2019, video still
© Courtesy the artist and Vitamin Creative Space

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Ambivalent Landscapes: More than Representations

September 2022 to February 2023

Jin Tingbiao (tätig 1757 – 1767), portrait of Arigun, first Series of 50 Portraits of Meritorious Officials: Conquering Xinjiang, detail, China, Qing-Dynasty (1644 – 1911), dated 1760, fragments of a handscroll
© Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, Museum für Asiatische Kunst

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Commissioned by the Emperor
The First Series of 50 Portraits of Meritorious Officials Conquering Xinjiang

25.08.2022 to 28.02.2023

Wang Yuanqi (1642 – 1715), Autumn Mountains, China, Qing dynasty (1644 – 1911), dated 1703, folding fan
© Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, Museum für Asiatische Kunst / Jürgen Liepe

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Bu Ju
Laying Out a Composition

25.08.2022 to 28.02.2023