• Rendering, Souk Mirage / Particles of Light commercial building complex, concept master plan, 2013
    Digital print 26 1/2 x 26 11/16 inches
    by Sou Fujimoto Architects

  • Atmospheric Reentry, 2013
    Acetate, acrylic, silver, plastic 17 11/16 x 25 x 21 5/8 inches
    by Maiko Takeda

  • Bottle Humidifier, 2012
    ABS Plastic, polycarbonate 3 7/16 x 7 7/8 inches
    by Yeongkyu Yoo

  • 1976+2005, Kamakura, Japan, 2005
    Dye Coupler print 7 1/8 x 5 inches
    by Chino Otsuka


October 7 – June 18

Beauty -- Cooper Hewitt Design Triennial

11:00 am–5:00 pm

SJMA is the only West Coast venue for the latest global overview of design today, the Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum’s contemporary design triennial, traveling for the first time. Projects range from experimental prototypes and interactive games to fashion and architectural structures made feasible by material innovations. “Beauty” will feature 200+ works by 63 international designers, including Theseus Chan (Singapore), Maiko Takedo (Japan), Hans Tan (Singapore), Trace Architecture Office (China), Kyuya Shim (So. Korea), Sou Fujimoto Architects (Japan), Naomi Yasuda (Japan), Yeongkyu Yoo (So. Korea), & Jean Yu (So. Korea).

Tuesday-Sunday, 11 AM - 5 PM


San Jose Museum of Art

The San Jose Museum of Art celebrates new ideas, stimulates creativity, and inspires connection. Welcoming and thought-proving, the Museum delights visitors with its surprising and playful perspective on the art and artists of our time. The Museum reflects the diverse cultures and innovative spirit of Silicon Valley through its exhibitions, programs, scholarship, and collections. SJMA's commitment to present South Asian art has included exhibitions such as "Jitish Kallat: Epilogue" and "Postdate: Photography and Inherited History in India." The ongoing exhibition series “New Stories from the Edge of Asia” most recently presented the first major US museum exhibition devoted to the work of Japanese artist Tabaimo.



(408) 271-6840
United States
110 South Market St, San Jose, CA 95113


Tuesday through Sunday
11 am–5 pm