Arita House Amsterdam
The Arita House is located adjacent to the Rijksmuseum in Amsterdam in a historic building dating from 1925. The substantial premises consist of several buildings and cover an area of 645 m2, it will be open between 19 May and late December 2016.
The aim of Arita House is to connect, as well as promote, contemporary Japanese and Dutch culture, with the ambition of revitalising the unique historical exchange between Japan and The Netherlands. The Arita House in Amsterdam will show the design and production process behind the new porcelain items from the 2016/ collection, a programme of discussions, lectures, workshops and tea ceremonies will run during its opening. SHOP/SHOP is where visitors will be able to purchase porcelain from the 2016/ collections and other products from the Saga Prefecture, such as tea and sake.
ARITA HOUSE AMSTERDAM
Exhibition ‘2016/ collections’ & SHOP/SHOP
Opening hours: Thursday–Saturday 10.00–18.00
Location: Ruysdaelkade 2-4 1072 AG Amsterdam The Netherlands
Check the website of 2016/ for more information.