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2016 / Drop-Off Day for items and letters to be stored in “Time After Time Capsule” at Little Tokyo’s museum, Dec. 15

In collaboration with The Japan Foundation, Los Angeles, and sponsored by NHK World, the Japanese American National Museum is displaying Time After Time Capsule from Nov. 1, 2016 through Jan. 29, 2017. Time After Time Capsule was created by Sebastian Masuda, a Japanese artist and a founder of 6%DOKIDOKI, a boutique and a central...
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2015 / Moshi Moshi Nippon Japanese culture festival in Downtown Los Angeles, Aug 1, 2

Moshi Moshi Nippon 2015 LA

Moshi Moshi Nippon Japanese culture festival is coming to Downtown Los Angeles for the first time ever on Aug. 1 and 2. Harajuku models, shops from Japan, Photobooths, Cosplay, DJ’s, and of course, Karaoke. If you’ve never been to Tokyo, this is as close to strolling down Takeshita Dori with a cat ears as...
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2015 / Hello! Exploring the Supercute World of Hello Kitty, closing May 31

Hello Kitty 40th Ann JANM

Hello! Exploring the Supercute World of Hello Kitty, the Japanese American National Museum’s hit exhibition celebrating the iconic Sanrio character’s 40th anniversary, has been extended for one month. Hello! will now be on view through May 31, 2015. Hello! is the first large-scale museum retrospective of the pop icon in the United States. The...
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2014 / Sold Out / Hello Kitty Con 2014, Oct. 30 – Nov. 2

Hello Kitty Con 2014 Icon

Celebrate Hello Kitty’s 40th Anniversary at the first ever official Hello Kitty Convention in the world! Hello Kitty Con 2014 is a global gathering of fans and friends to celebrate all things Hello Kitty. Taking place at The Geffen Contemporary at MOCA (Museum of Contemporary Art) in Downtown LA’s Little Tokyo, Hello Kitty Con...
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2014 / NHK World TV to open ”Kawaii” booth at Anime Expo in Los Angeles, July 3 – 6

Anime Expo NHK World TV

Anime Expo in Los Angeles July 3 – 6, 2014 Los Angeles Convention Center www.anime-expo.org Forwarded for NHK World TV Experience “Kawaii” at the NHK World Booth (#1729 at Exhibit Hall) ●Must-see “Kawaii” booth Kawaii evangelist and art director, Masuda Sebastian, specially designed our booth. It also features Domo who became NHK World TV’s...
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