ABOUT

In 2011, more than 140 pieces from The Ann and Gabriel Barbier-Mueller Collection were compiled to form a one of a kind traveling exhibition that features full suits of armor, helmets, masks, weapons, and horse tack. These incredible artifacts trace the evolution of the appearance and functionality that characterized Japanese warriors in the battlefield. 

Samurai: Armor from the Ann and Gabriel Barbier-Mueller Collection has been seen by more than 1.3 million visitors worldwide.


as seen in these museums around the world:

DENVER ART MUSEUM (2016)
denver, colorado

Tony White: "Samurai" Exhibit at Denver Art Museum

centro cultural la modena (2015)
santiago, chile

 

PORTLAND ART MUSEUM (2013)
Portland, oregon

LA Times: Oregon's Portland Art Museum salutes the Samurai

MUSéE DE LA CIVILISATION (2012)
QUéBEC CITY, CANADA

 

MUSéES DU QUAI BRANLY - JACQUES CHIRAC (2011)
PARIS, FRANCE