Face Exhibition is being held at the Face House

A house with a unique presence in a residential area in Kyoto.

The "Ka-ooo Ten (Face Exhibition)" is being held at the "Kao-no-Ie (Face House)" until Sunday, November 7.

This project is linked to the "tupera tupera." being held at the Abeno Harukas Museum of Art in Osaka.

"tupera tupera" is an art unit by Kameyama Tatsuya and Nakagawa Atsuko.

Accessories, illustrations and picture books made of original fabric are popular.

During the exhibition period, original drawings of the "Kao PLAY" workbook are displayed, and there is also a mini experience corner.

There are also picture books and goods for sale, and you can probably meet the new "Kao (face)".

*free admission


The building called "Facial House" contains creative studio & shop ooo.

There is a select shop on the left side of the door and the mouth of the face. There are handmade goods by domestic and foreign artists.

Recommended for those who want to enjoy handmade items and those who are looking for something unique in the world!

DIY kits are also sold, creating a space where you can stir up your creativity.

On the right side of the door is an event space for this gallery and workshop.

This "tupera tupera's exhibition is also being held in the space to the right of the door.


The pupils wide enough to be sucked in, the nostrils, and the mouth wide enough to be swallowed.

In particular, the nose has two holes when viewed from below, and the bridge of the nose has a vent.

It is unique that it is designed to actually breathe.

The house was designed by architect Yamashita Kazumasa and completed in 1974.

In 2015, "ooo" opened on the first floor.

For nearly 50 years, Kao-no-ie has remained unchanged as it looks at the city of Kyoto.

It goes well with the expressive world that spreads in his mouth.

Why don't you visit "Kao-no-Ie" and its various faces?

creative studio & shop ooo
740 -1 Kata Daionji-cho, Nijo-agaru, Koromonotanadori, Nakagyo Ward, Kyoto City (1F of Kao-no-Ie)
6 minute walk from Marutamachi Subway Station

"Ka-ooo Ten (Face Exhibition)" is held until Sunday, November 7 (11 to 18 o'clock each day).

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