25th ICOM General Conference “ICOM Kyoto 2019”

Benrido Collotype Academy in Tokyo @atelier-chataigne

Benrido Collotype Academy 2nd anniversary exhibition

KYOTOGRAPHIE 2019: Collotype Workshop

Benrido Collotype Academy in Tokyo @atelier-chataigne

Benrido Collotype Academy 1st anniversary exhibition

KYOTOGRAPHIE 2018: Collotype Workshop

This year we have once again organized a collotype workshop for Kyotographie, now an annual Springtime event for Kyoto.
With our expanded and renovated space in Benrido Collotype Academy, we were grateful to host the fully booked event with a bunch of passionate participants!

Date and Time: 2018/4/21 (SAT) 10:00-16:00
Location: Benrido Collotype Academy
Limited to 8 participants
Participation fee: 10,000 yen (reservations required)

Benrido 130th Anniversary Exhibition – Collotype Hand-printing Workshop at the Museum of Kyoto

We have organized an exhibition “Reproducing Great Treasures – A History of Cultural Properties: Benrido, Photography and Collotype” from December 16, 2017 to January 28, 2018, celebrating the company’s 130th anniversary. In the exhibition, we have shown our full scale reproductions of Japanese national treasures, including the wall paintings inside Horyuji Temple’s Golden Hall and Takamatsuzuka Tomb. 

Accompanying the exhibition, we have planned a hand-printing workshop for many to enjoy.

– 2018/1/20 (SAT) 13:30-15:30

– The Museum of Kyoto, Annex 2F

– Limited to 20 participants

– Free of Charge(Reservations and admission ticket to exhibition required)

Kyoto Culture Foundation | The Museum of Kyoto: Modern Kyoto from the old photographs

Kyoto Culture Foundation | The Museum of Kyoto: Modern Kyoto from the old photographs

The exhibition “Modern Kyoto from the old photographs” is currently showing a number of precious photographs of the city at the the Museum of Kyoto.

■ Period: Jul 1  (Sat) – Sep 18,2017 (Mon)
■ Venue: The Museum of Kyoto, 3rd floor

Benrido did a collotype workshop for the exhibition:

August 20, 2017 (Sunday)
<1st workshop> 10:30 – 13:00
<2nd workshop> 14:30 – 17:00

Venue: The Museum of Kyoto, Annex building 2/F, Lecture Room
Capacity: 8 (High school student and above)
Participation fee: 5,000 yen (+ Exhibition Ticket Required)


Along with EMON PHOTO GALLERY, nap gallery, PGI, Taka Ishii Gallery and The Third Gallery Aya, Benrido will be displaying and selling limited edition photographs and portfolios of internationally renowned photographers.

■ Exhibition Period: August 9 – 14, 2017   10:30 a.m. – 7:30 p.m. (6 pm for the last day)
■ Location: Nihombashi Mitsukoshi – Annex building 7F gallery

Collotype Experience
August 11 Friday (holiday) – 13th Sunday every day from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. (except from 2 to 3 pm)
■ Time required: Approximately 15 minutes
■ Entrance fee: 540 yen