Occupying a four-floor building in one corner of Yebisu Garden Place, Tokyo’s premier photography showcase (formerly known as the Metropolitan Museum of Photography) was re-opened in August 2016 after extensive renovations. It boasts a large permanent collection and brings in leading lights of the photography world for regular star-studded shows. The small Images & Technology Gallery in the basement presents a multimedia history of optics, featuring tricks such as morphing, and the occasional media art exhibition.
|Venue name:||Tokyo Photographic Art Museum||Contact:|
Ebisu Garden Place, 1-13-3 Mita, Meguro-ku
|Opening hours:||10am-6pm (Thu, Fri until 8pm) / closed Mon (Tue if Mon is a holiday)|
|Transport:||Ebisu Station (Yamanote, Saikyo, Shonan-Shinjuku lines), east exit; (Hibiya line), exit 1|
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