With a focus on the “art of the people” (Japanese: mingei) from all eras and cultures, the Mingei International Museum offers exhibitions and diverse community and educational programs to inspire visitors and celebrate creativity. Previous exhibitions have ranged from displays of functional Japanese ceramics and indigenous baskets to whimsical international folk toys and miniatures.
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One of the first-ever exhibitions to spotlight piñatas as a traditional craft and vibrant contemporary art form. The exhibition Piñatas: The High A...
A World of Beads
This exhibition features highlights from Mingei’s bead collection and explores the materials from which beads are made. Ranging from plant and anima...