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2013 / Japanese kite collector to talk at LACMA, August 28

LACMA Japanese Kite Daruma

Los Angeles County Museum of Art: August Talk Program   Japanese Kites: A Vanishing Art Wednesday, August 28, 2013, 7 pm Brown Auditorium Free: tickets required and available at the Ticket Office one hour before the start of the event.  Collector David M. Kahn will speak about hand-painted kites, a unique genre of Mingei,...
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2013 / Los Angeles / Japan Foundation / Handcrafted Form, July 11 – Aug. 21

20130604 Handcraft Edo decorated hand-made papers(Edo karakami) Lamp

    Opening Reception Thursday, July 11, at 7:00 pm The Japan Foundation, Los Angeles, 5700 Wilshire Blvd, Suite 100, Los Angeles, CA 90036     Light refreshment will be served Handcrafted Form: Traditions and Techniques Duration: July 11 – August 21, 2013 Hours: Tuesday – Friday, 11:00 am – 5:00 pm              Saturday and Sunday,...
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Pacific Asia Museum – Japan in Blue and White – though March 6, 2011

Pacific Asia Museum – Japan in Blue and White – though March 6, 2011

Japan in Blue and White explores the dynamic pairing of blue and white in Japan’s ceramics, textiles and prints over the last 400 years. The exhibition presents several loaned objects from local institutions and collectors such as the Fowler Museum at UCLA, Los Angeles County Museum of Art and private collections. At featured object...
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Lecture “My Mingei Legacy” by Founder of Mingei Int’l Museum, Feb 13

Lecture “My Mingei Legacy” by Founder of  Mingei Int’l Museum, Feb 13

The Shumei Arts Council in Pasadena will present lecture “My Mingei Legacy” by Dr. Martha Longenecker, Founder and Director Emeritus of the Mingei International Museum in San Diego on Sunday, February 13, at 2:00 pm at Shumei Hall, 2430 East Colorado Blvd, Pasadena, CA 91107. Free admission. For more information, call (626) 584-8841. www.shumeiarts.org...
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