The Karuizawa museum is located in the Nagano province, approximatively
150 km from Tokyo : a very beautiful region of Japan, region of volcanic
mountains where many wealthy Tokyo people have a country residence. The
museum has been established by a family foundation inspired by Peynet.
It is located in a large park around an artificial lake with boating facilities.
The museum can be found in a wooden building which has been designed by
a pupil of the famous architect Le Corbusier. A very beautiful Peynet’s
statue (bronze) representing the lovers seated can be seen in front of
the building : a pottery shop, a restaurant, a boutique where books, porcelains,
posters, medals, Peynet jewellery representing the kiosk of Valence and
also the famous lovers.
NAGANO 389-0111 JAPAN
site internet : www.karuizawataliesin.com