90 U.S. Museums

2014 / Minneapolis Institute of Arts / Japanese Art from Clark Collections, Oct. 6, 2013 – Jan. 12, 2014

Minneapolis Institute of Arts   The Audacious Eye: Japanese Art from the Clark Collections October 6, 2013 – January 12, 2014 Ticketed exhibition. Free for museum members Target Galleries, Minneapolis Institute of Arts, 2400 Third Avenue South, Minneapolis, MN 55404, (888) 642-2787, toll free www.artsmia.org This first-look exhibition of 120 highlights from the Clark...
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2013 / San Francisco / Asian Art Museum / Japanese Art from the Larry Ellison Collection, June 28 – Sept. 22

Asian Art Museum Larry Ellison Collection Shotoku

  Asian Art Museum in San Francisco exhibits In the Moment: Japanese Art from the Larry Ellison Collection from June 28 through Sept. 22, 2013. The exhibition comprises of works by noted artists of the Momoyama (1573 – 1615) and Edo (1615 – 1868) periods, along with other important examples of religious art, lacquer,...
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2013 / Bonsai display at Bowers Museum. Sept 10 – 15

Kofu Kai Bonsai Bowers Museum

Thursday, September 12, 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm Lecture by Dr. Kendal Brown Quiet Beauty: The Japanese Gardens of  North America Sponsored by Kofu Bonsai Kai + Thursday, September 12, 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm Bowers after Hours at Courtyard Solo Koto: Yukiko Matsuyama Sponsored by Medellas foundation + Bowers Museum 2002 North Main...
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2013 / Getty to present Japanese cinema, April 27-28

In conjunction with the exhibition Japan’s Modern Divide: The Photographs of Hiroshi Hamaya and Kansuke Yamamoto, the Getty presents a film series reflecting the Shōwa Era (1926–89) of Japan. The films chosen feature the magnificent city of Tokyo, a metropolis that before the war was in transition, and after became a city that rebuilt...
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2013 / Thru Mar 10 / Pacific Asia Museum/ 20th century Kimono

PAM Kimono Exhibition

In Pacific Asia Museum in Pasadena, “Kimono in the 20th Century” exhibition will close Sunday, March 10. Don’t miss this opportunity to learn how modern design influenced this traditional garment in the mid-20th century. Make the most of your final visit to the exhibition with these resources: This Sunday, March 3 at 2 pm,...
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2012 Thru Oct 21, 46 decorative bookbinding by Japanese artist on view at LACMA

LACMA Ohie Toshio Bookbinding Saigyo

Ohie Toshio; Karasawa Hitoshi, The Life of Saigyo, 1995, leather-bound book with slipcase and chemise, engravings and prints by Karasawa Hitoshi, biography of the poet Saigyo by Tsuji Kunio, published by Shinkosha, collection of Ohie Toshio.   The Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA) presents the first solo museum exhibition for Japanese bookbinder...
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2012 Bowers Museum to display bonsai and viewing stones, Sept 26-30

Bowers Bonsai Kofunkai

Bowers Museum Kofu Bonsai Kai Bonsai & Suiseki Show   Location;  2002 North Main Street, Santa Ana, CA 92706 www.bowers.org   September 26 – 30, 10 AM – 4 PM BONSAI & VIEWING STONES DISPLAY, WORKSHOPS & LECTURES John M. Lee Court   The Bonsai and Viewing Stones Show consists of 28 trees and...
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2012 Mar 10 – Aug 26: Origami exhibition at Japanese American National Museum

  Japanese American National Museum Folding Paper: The Infinite Possibilities of Origami Exhibition Tour with curator Meher MaArthur Saturday, August 25, 1:00 – 2:00 pm + Folding Paper: The Infinite Possibilities of Origami is the first museum exhibition to explore the history of paper folding, the works of the world’s foremost origami artists, and...
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2012 / Music Center to host Bon odori as “Dance Downtown” program, Aug 24

2012 Music Center Dance Downtown Bon Odori

Los Angeles County’s Music Center will present the very first Ondo night at a special Dance Downtown at its plaza on Friday, August 24, from 6:30 pm through 10:00 pm. The term “Ondo” known in the Japanese American community in Southern California actually means “Bon Odori” dancing in Japan. Free admission. All are welcome....
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