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The Way of Paintings 2019: FACE Award Winners and FACE 2019

FACE, the Sompo Japan Nipponkoa Art Award, is a public entry competition established in 2013 that recognizes outstanding emerging artists. The Seiji Togo Memorial Sompo Japan Nipponkoa Museum of Art is hosting two exhibitions regarding this award. Until February 17, The Way of Paintings 2019: FACE Award Winners features 11 artists who received Grand Prix or Excellent Work Awards from 2016 to 2018. From February 23 to March 30, the 7th FACE exhibition, FACE 2019, features 71 works selected by a jury from the works submitted by 870 emerging artists from all over Japan.

Turner and the Poetics of Landscape

This exhibition presents works by John Mallord William Turner. There are over 120 paintings, watercolors and prints of landscapes, seascapes and ruins, depicting scenes from all over England and several sites in Europe. The works are grouped by topic rather than chronologically: topography, seascapes, landscapes of antiquity and mountains.