Tokyo Museum of Contemporary Art

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Japanese script: 東京現代美術館
Area: Kiba , Kiyosumi
Access: 0.9 km from Kiyosumi-shirakawa Station Hanzomon Line (Z11)Oedo Line (E14)
1.0 km from Kikukawa Station Shinjuku Line (S12)
1.2 km from Kiba Station Tozai Line (T13)
Address: 4-1-1 Miyoshi, Koto-ku, Tokyo, 135-0022 [map]
Phone: 081-3-5245-4111 081-3-5245-4111
Hours: 10:00-18:00, Closed Mondays
Website: http://www.mot-art-museum.jp/eng/
NOTE: The museum is temporarily closed for renovations.

The Tokyo Museum of Contemporary Art holds the Tokyo city government’s collection of mainly 20th century modern art.

The building was opened in 1995 and as of 2017, is closed while undergoing a major renovation.

Famous works as part of the permanent collection include ‘Marilyn Monroe’ by Andy Warhol (1967), ‘Girl with Hair Ribbon’ by Roy Lichtenstein (1965) and sculptures/installations by acclaimed Japanese artist Tokujin Yoshioka.