A special event taking place at the Hiratsuka Museum of Art looks at 75 works which were newly added to their collection in 2019, including a donation of 62 paintings from the Kokusai Kogyo corporation. Other works that will be showcased at the exhibition include oil paintings by Yoshio Izumiya who is a professor at the Osaka University of Arts, and three-dimensional works by Yasuko Tsuchida.
Adult admission to the event is priced at 200 yen.
The Hiratsuka Museum of Art is located approximately 15 minutes on foot (or a five minute taxi ride) from Hiratsuka Station, served by the Tokaido Main Line. Buses are also available from the station - take the Kanagawa Chuo Kotsu Bus and there's a dedicated stop for the museum.
For those who plan to drive to the museum, there is parking available on-site in several separate lots. Details about the parking lots and associated charges can be found on the official museum website here.
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