The British section included sculpture by Adams, Armitage, Brown, Chadwick, Dalwood, Hepworth, Hoskin, McWilliam, Moore, Paolozzi and Turnbull; paintings by Ayres, Harold Cohen, John Hoyland, Richard Smith and Joe Tilson.

Following the showing in Tokyo, the exhibition toured to nine other centres in Japan from May-December 1963; and to Brisbane, Perth, Canberra and Sydney Australia from April to October 1964.