Through the eyes of Japanese and European collectors
Royal Copenhagen and Scandinavian Design
Art Nouveau to Modern


From the late 19th century to the early 20th century during the era of the World International Exhibitions, Scandinavian makers of design, under the leadership of their artistic directors, attracted artists and designers to create a fusion of industry and art.

Royal Copenhagen and Scandinavian Design - Brain Trust Inc.

This exhibition focuses on makers from Denmark and Sweden from the collection of Japanese and European collectors.

  • About 200 works - Porcelain, Silver, Glass
  • Shiokawa Collection
  • Private Collection
Curated by:
  • Michael & Mariko Whiteway
  • Hiroyoshi Shiokawa
Exhibition Itinerary:
  • 2023
    • Yokosuka Museum of Art ... September 16, 2023 - November 5, 2023 [ visit website (Japanese) ]
  • 2024
    • Koriyama City Museum of Art ... January 30, 2024 - March 24, 2024 [ visit website ]


Vase with floral decorations design, underglazes
Royal Copenhagen
Jenny Sophie Meyer
Shiokawa Collection

Kraka vase
Sven Palmqvist
Private collection
Photo Michael Whiteway

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