40 Painting in Edo Era

2016 / USC Pacific Asia Museum “The View from a Scholar’s Studio” May 2015 – June 26, 2016

USC Pacific Asia Museum Frank and Toshie Mosher Gallery of Japanese Art The View from a Scholar’s Studio:  Japanese Literati Paintings from Tiezudingzhai Collection Third Rotation: Jan. 27 – June 26 Literati culture — the ideal of the scholar-gentleman — provides a thread connecting East Asia. Developed in China by the 11th century as...
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2016 / LACMA / Japanese Paintings: Figures from Life, Figures from Allegory, Dec. 12, 2015 – May 29

  Los Angeles County Museum of Art Japanese Paintings: Figures from Life, Figures from Allegory Pavilion for Japanese Art, East Wing Dec. 12, 2015–May 29, 2016 This exhibition, featuring 24 figurative works of art, explores feminine beauty in the ukiyo-e (pictures of the floating world) manner, inspired by fashion trends popular in the entertainment...
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2016 / San Francisco / European and Japanese masterpieces in exhibition exploring the impact of Japan on Western artists, Oct 30 – Feb 7

Asian Art Museum in San Francisco 200 Larkin Street, San Francisco, CA 94102 Looking East: Now Japan Inspired Monet, Vab Gogh and other Western artists Oct. 30, 2015–Feb. 7, 2016 European, American and Japanese masterpieces in exhibition exploring the impact of Japan on Western artists Looking East features more than 170 artworks drawn from...
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2015 / Japanese Paintings and Prints: Celebrating LACMA’s 50th Anniversary, Jun. 28 – Nov. 29

Los Angeles County Museum of Art Japanese Paintings and Prints: Celebrating LACMA’s 50th Anniversary June 28 – Sept​ember 20, 2015 Painting exhibition remains through Nov. 29 Japanese Paintings and Prints: Celebrating LACMA’s 50th Anniversary commemorates the museum’s 50th year as well as the individuals and groups who have shaped the museum’s collections of Japanese...
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2015 / JACCC / The Price Collection: Heart of Beautiful Japan, Aug. 30 – Sept. 27

JACCC Price Collection

Japanese American Cultural and Community Center 244 South San Pedro Street, Los Angeles, CA 90012 George J. Doizaki Gallery August 30 – September 27, 2015 Gallery hours: Tuesday through Sunday, 12 to 4 pm; closed Monday. The Price Collection: Heart of Beautiful Japan Sakai Hoitsu and Suzuki Shuitsu Admission free The Japanese American Cultural...
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2015 / Elegant Pastimes: Masterpieces from Clark Collection / Clark Center to close last exhibition, Feb. 10 – June 30

Clark Center Shibata Zeshin

The Clark Center will close the final exhibition “Elegant Pastimes” on June 30. The last chances to see treasures of Japanese art collected by Mr. Bill Clark. Clark Center for Japanese Art and Culture February 10 – June 30, 2015 Elegant Pastimes: Masterpieces of Japanese Art from the Clark Collection at the Minneapolis Institute...
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2015 / “Insight: The Path of Bodhidharma” exhibition at USC Pacific Asia Museum, Sep 19, 2014 – Feb. 15, 2015

USC PAM Bohhidharma

    USC Pacific Asia Museum Insight: The Path of Bodhidharma The Focus Gallery September 19, 2014 through February 15, 2015   Credited with introducing Chan (Zen in Japanese) Buddhism in China in the 6th century, the Indian monk Bodhidharma (known as Daruma in Japan) has become a well-known subject in Buddhist art, frequently...
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2015 / “Samurai: Japanese Armor” exhibition at LACMA, Oct.19, 2014 – Feb.1,2015

The Los Angeles County Museum of Art will exhibit two shows exploring  the subject of samurai art this fall. In October, LACMA presents the Southern California premiere of “Samurai: Japanese Armor from the Anne and Gabriel Barbier-Mueller Collection,” a major presentation of battle gear worn by samurai from the 12th through the 19th centuries....
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2014 / LACMA’s annual Japanese art lecture to cover Edo popular art, Dec 7

LACMA Michele Berton Lecture

Los Angeles County Museum of Art The 27th-Annual Michele and Peter Berton Memorial Lecture on Japanese Art Sunday, December 7, 2014,  3:30 pm LACMA, Brown Auditorium Katsuya Hirano, associate professor of history at UCLA, presents “Edo Popular Art in the Age of Great Transformation.” In this lecture, Professor Hirano addresses why the powerful Tokugawa...
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