Exhibitions of Japanese woodblocks


Exhibitions at the Centre Céramique

Exhibitions occur at Avenue Céramique 50, Maastricht. The admission is free.


On the road to Edo

31 Japanese prints and 2 panoramas were shown from May 19 to June 25, 2000. More


Birds and flowers

Lithographs of Theo van Hoytema and Japanese woodcuts were shown from October 16 to December 31, 2001. More


Shin Hanga landscapes

Woodcuts by Kawase Hasui and others were shown. Selected landscape prints were presented from 2003 until 2005. More


Hard men and soft women

22 prints were shown from October 4 to November 13, 2005. More


The great wave

46 large prints were shown from June 25 to August 26, 2006  More


The 36 ghosts by Yoshitoshi

37 prints from August 4 to September 13, 2009 More


Realistic kabuki scenes on Japanese prints ('Verbeeld theater')

23 horizontal diptychs by Yoshitoshi from April 17 until June 10, 2012 More


The weather .... on Japanese prints ('het weer')     Catalogue of the exposition (in Dutch, 4Mb)

34 prints about the weather by Hasui, Hiroshige and others from June 11 until July 30, 2013


Tranquil beauty on Japanese prints ('verstilde schoonheid')

from April 8 until June 15, 2014


Centre Céramique

Click on 'collecties' and thereafter on 'bijzondere collecties stadsbibliotheek'

for more information about special collections (in Dutch). 

Series by Hokusai and Yoshitoshi

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