What is the International Committee of the International
Ukiyo-e Society ?

This is a committee which holds an International Ukiyo-e Symposium once a year, ordinarily in autumn.

Contact information

International Ukiyo-e Society
2-12-2-4F Kyobashi, Chuo-ku, Tokyo 104-0031, JAPAN
Tel: +81-3-6271-0824 Fax:+81-3-6271-0834
Open: Monday, Wednesday, Friday
Hours: 10:00-16:00

The International Ukiyo-e Symposium

The International Ukiyo-e Symposium consists of reports, symposia and special lectures on certain subjects. We invite two foreign scholars as special guest every year.
They give reports or lectures during the symposium. The subjects handled up to now have been such as "Ukiyo-e in Meiji", "Suzuki Harunobu", "Hiroshige", etc.

The 17th International Ukiyo-e Symposium 2012

10th(Saturday) and 11th(Sunday) November 2012.
Members of the Society who wish to make a presentation at the Symposium
must submit their title, a summery in?600-800 words, along with their name,
address and profession, etc. to the society office by Email () or post before the 21th August. English or Japanese.


Welcom to the International Ukiyo-e Society.

Ukiyo-e is a representative Japanese art and is known and enjoyed internationally
with collectors, scholars, and connoisseurs.
The International Ukiyo-e Society aims to continue the fine 35 year tradition of its predecessor,
the Japan Ukiyo-e Society , with a firm commitment to the study , conservation ,
and international communication of ukiyo-e.
The Society will strive to become the center of ukiyo-e research by publishing a journal, organizing symposiums and exhibitions, and serving as a source of a multitude of information regarding ukiyo-e.
Whether you are looking to learn more about ukiyo-e or its printmaking, or intersested to approach from
another academic field, we invite any one interested in ukiyo-e to join our new Society.

Detail of application

Annual Member Dues

Regular Member ¥10,000 Initial Fee ¥2,000(Student are exempt)
Maintaining member more than ¥30,000
Supporting member ¥100,000

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Membership fee and Renewal