Contemporary Art

Contemporary Art at The Broad: “Creature” a free general admission installation, closing March 19

50+ works by artists including Jean-Michel Basquiat, George Condo, Ellen Gallagher, Leon Golub, Damien Hirst, Jenny Holzer, Thomas Houseago, Takashi Murakami, Tony Oursler, Susan Rothenberg explore the human and the animal Nov. 5, 2016  – March 19, 2017 LOS ANGELES-This fall, The Broad will present Creature, a free general admission installation opening Nov. 5 that...
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Japanese American National Museum “Special Display: Sadako’s Crane” ongoing

Japanese American National Museum Special Display  Sadako’s Crane The crane is currently on display in JANM’s Hirasaki National Resource Center and viewable as part of admission to the museum. Please check the HNRC page for its hours. Born in Hiroshima, Japan, Sadako Sasaki was two years old when the atomic bomb was dropped on...
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2017 / Kohei Nawa’s works are on view and available for sale at The Broad’s gift shop until Sunday, Mar. 5

Through the arrangement of Japan House Los Angeles, three artworks by famous contemporary artist Kohei Nawa are displayed at the gift shop area of The Broad art museum in Downtown Los Angeles until Sunday, March 5. The displayed Nawa’s artworks include PixCell – Canary, Villus – Toy – Goku, Villus – Toy – Vegeta,...
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2017 / Huntington Library / Fl -ORI- legium: Folded Transformations from the Natural World by Robert Lang, Saturday & Sunday only, Oct. 22, 2016 – Jan. 29, 2017

Huntington Library presents Fl ORI legium:  Folded Transformations from the Natural World by Robert Lang October 22, 2016 – January 29, 2017 Brody Botanical Center Saturdays & Sundays only The Huntington Library, Art Collections, and Botanical Gardens This exhibition presents original work by internationally renowned origami master Robert J. Lang. Dr. Lang’s work has...
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2016 / “Direct Translation” art exhibition featuring a contemporary artist from Japan at Brewery Annex, Dec. 7 – 30

Tomoaki Shibata

Group show, “Direct Translation” LA ARTCORE GALLERY AT THE BREWERY ANNEX (650A SOUTH AVE. 21, LOS ANGELES CA 90031) Featuring Tomoaki Shibata, Pranay Reddy, Nyguen Ly December 7 – December 30, Thur-Sun, 12-5PM Reception, December 11, 1pm-3pm   (Artist conversation: 2 pm) Closed: Christmas Eve and Christmas Day, Dec. 24-25 Direct Translation exhibition By Tomoaki...
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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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2016 / Zen temple commissions contemporary artist to draw “Nehanzu” (The Death of the Buddha):The ceremony to take place, Dec 4

Jodo-e (成道会) at the Zenshuji Soto Mission:The paper offering ceremony for the Nehan-zu (涅槃図) project of Wakana Kimura Please join us for an offering ceremony of Wakana Kimura’s newly acquired traditional Japanese handmade paper in which Kimura will later be painting the large scale Buddha’s Nirvana scroll, illustrating  the death of the Buddha. This...
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2016 / Monthly “Cultural News” newspaper Oct-Nov issue: Descanso Garden exhibition, LACMA exhibitions, Scrippis College exhibition

Cultural News 2016 October November

From Editor’s Desk: Dear paid subscribers of monthly “Cultural News” newspaper. Thank you for you patience. The latest issue, October / November issue is just published. The subscribers will be received the new issue in a few days by U.S. postal mail. To those who are not yet paid subscribers, it costs only $30...
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2016 / LACMA Special Event: Stealing The Moon at Pavilion for Japanese Art, Nov. 15

Forwarded for Los Angeles County Museum of Art Special: Stealing The Moon by David Horvitz + Xiu Xiu 7:30 pm | Tue, November 15, 2016 Pavilion for Japanese Art A NonSalon by Paloma Powers. Artist David Horvitz and the acclaimed experimental group Xiu Xiu present a special performance inspired by the exhibition Japanese Painting:...
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