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Updated: July 1, 2019

Shimada Tadashi: Wild Moments―The World of Beautiful Birds 嶋田 忠 野生の瞬間 華麗なる鳥の世界

Tokyo Photographic Art Museum, Ebisu Garden Place, 1-13-3 Mita, Meguro City, Tokyo
2019-7-23 - 2019-9-23

Enjoy photographs of rare and beautiful creatures

A solo exhibition of works by internationally renowned nature photographer Shimada Tadashi. He is best known around the world for his photographs of wild birds, especially the kingfisher. His varied, delicate depictions of avian species that dwell in Japan’s humid climate have received high praise. This exhibition offers an overview of Shimada’s 40 year career, and also features his work capturing the strange and wonderful creatures in the forests of New Guinea, said to be the world’s oldest tropical rainforest. Enjoy “miraculous moments” captured through a combination of the latest technology and Shimada’s unparallelled sensibility.

How to Get There

  • Ebisu Station | East Exit | 7 min on foot (via moving walkway)
    JR Yamanote Line
  • Ebisu Station | 10 min on foot
    Hibiya Line

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Opening Hours

  • 10:00-18:00
    *Open until 20:00 on Thursdays and Fridays
    *Last admission 30 minutes before closing
  • Closed Mondays
    *Open on the following Mondays: August 12, September 16 and September 23
    *Closed on the following Tuesdays: August 13 and September 17




*Discounts available for students, seniors and people with disabilities

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Facility Info

  • Restrooms | Dining facilities |
  • English |
  • English | Chinese (simplified) | Chinese (traditional) | Korean |
  • Elevator | Automated external defibrillator (AED) | Disabled parking | Automatic doors | Wheelchair ramp | Western-style toilet with handrail | Baby changing facilities | Wheelchair loan | Breast feeding room |
    *Strollers are lent to visitors free of charge

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