Rikuro Okamoto was born in 1943. He moved to New York City in 1969.
Since then he has been living and working in New York City.
He has exhibited "Moving Rock" and other moving sculptures and numerous paintings at galleries and museums.
His works are included in the collections of MOMA, NY and Wadsworth Atheneum, Conn.
Every day except Thursdays, 10:00 am - 4:30 pm
(Closed from December 1 through March 31)
Adults ; 500 yen
High school student ; 300 yen
Primary school student ; free
628-15 Yutsubo, Kokonoe-Machi, Kusu-Gun, Oita, 879-4912 Japan
Kumamoto Airport is the nearest airport.
Take Yamanami Highway approximately
1 hour 20 minutes to Senomoto.
Or, from Fukuoka Airport, it takes a little more than 2 hours.
Taxis, buses and rental cars are available at the airport.
Rikuro Okamoto Museum Foundatin
Directors : Kenji Murata, Yasuro Hattori, Kikuyo Shiga, Rikuro Okamoto
Trustees : Eiko Murata, Michiko Hattori, Shinkyo Kushiyama, Keiko Okamoto
Officer : Fumio Nishimura
Observer : Etsuo Kawazu, Tomoko Kawazu, Suzuko Shiota, Hiromi Kuwahara, Tomoe Watanabe, Mutsuko Miyazaki, Eriko teshima,
Atsushi Hattori, Shizuka Hattori, Tamie Miyashita, Yumie Nakamura, Chie Kawaduchi, Ben Kajiwara