Update date: Jan. 21, 2020
Independent Administrative Institution National Museum of Art, The National Museum of Modern Art, Tokyo
独立行政法人国立美術館 東京国立近代美術館, ドクリツギョウセイホウジン コクリツビジュツカン トウキョウコクリツキンダイビジュツカン
Director-General, MABUCHI Akiko
3-1 Kitanomarukoen, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo 102-8322 Japan(Museum) 1-1 Kitanomarukoen, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo 102-0091 Japan(Crafts Gallery) 3-7-6 Kyobashi, Chuo-ku, Tokyo 104-0031 Japan(Film Center)
+81-3-3214-2561(Museum) +81-3-3211-7781(Crafts Gallery) +81-3-3561-0823(Film Center)
+81-3-3214-2577(Museum) +81-3-3211-7783(Crafts Gallery) +81-3-3561-0830(Film Center)
Number of employees：
Organization/Research department name (3)：
Subordinate facility name (3)：
National Film Center
NFC Sagamihara Branch
Purpose of establishment：
Education Ministry budgeted 100 million yen for establishment of the National Museum of Modern Art, and the preparatory committee for establishment of National Museum of Modern Art was set.
The preparatory committee for establishment of the National Museum of Modern Art submitted a report about the opening of the main building to Minister of Education.
The land and building of the main office of Nikkatsu was bought, and the reconstruction work was decided to be conducted after an architect, Kunio Maekawa's design.
Establishment Law of Education Ministry was amended (The 168th Law of 1952), and the National Museum of Modern Art was established.
The National Museum of Modern Art was started.
The National Museum of Modern Art, Tokyo was established
as National Museum in Japan which includes modern art,
photographs, crafts, designs, and works of movie in 20th
century, for making everyone enjoy works and for
developing related research and study.
Collecting modern artworks, films, and related references
mainly of the 20th century and preserving those works in
Conducting continuous surveys and research on works in the
Museum Collection and other art-related activities in and
Organizing permanent and special exhibitions of the artworks,
film shows, and other activities based on the results of
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- 2006: \ 1,514 (Million)
- 2005: \ 2,156 (Million)
- 2004: \ 2,157 (Million)
- 2003: \ 1,965 (Million)
- 2002: \ 1,980 (Million)
- 2001: \ 1,949 (Million)