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2018 / LACMA: “Atmosphere in Japanese Painting” Sept. 15, 2017 – Feb. 04

LCMA’s Japanese Pavilion will be closed after Feb. 4 for the LACMA’s construction project. The Japanese Pavilion will be open at the end of 2023. Los Angeles County Museum of Art Atmosphere in Japanese Painting Pavilion for Japanese Art September 15, 2017 – February 4, 2017 Atmosphere in Japanese Painting, presenting a span of...
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2018 / Little Tokyo: 20th annual “Shikishi” exhibition at JACCC, Jan. 07 – Feb. 04

Shikishi Exhibition 2018

The Japanese American Cultural Community Center in Los Angeles invites all of the diverse voices in the community to participate in the 2018 Hatsu- Zora (First Sky) –theme- Shikishi board exhibition from Jan. 07 – Feb. 04. Opening on Jan. 7, 2018, the Year of Dog, JACCC will celebrate its 20th  Annual Shikishi Exhibition...
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2018 / Cultural center to present 2018 KOTOHAJIME stage with Okinawan dance and Biwa (lute) music, Jan. 7

KOTOHAJIME Hatsu-zora (First sky) Sunday, January 7, 2018 1 pm. Aratani Theatre in Little Tokyo Every January, Little Tokyo becomes the center for celebrating the Japanese New Year in Southern California, with the Japanese American Cultural and Community Center heading up the festivities with programs that invigorate the spirit and imagination. For its 35th...
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2018 / Little Tokyo hosts 20th annual New Year’s celebration events

Oshogatsu in Little Tokyo

The Japanese Chamber of Commerce of Southern California presented the 20th annual Oshogatasu (New Year Celebration) in Little Tokyo on Jan. 01, 2018 from 11am to 4pm at the Weller Court, the Japanese Village Plaza, and the Frances Hashimoto Plaza. Thousands of visitors gathered at Little Tokyo of Los Angeles and enjoyed Japanese foods...
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2018 / Little Tokyo: New Year Celebration events to be held, Jan. 01

Led by the Japanese Chamber of Commerce of Southern California, various community members of Japanese American will recreate an atmosphere of  Japan’s New Year’s Day Cerebration aka Oshogatsu in Little Tokyo on Jan. 1 from 11:00 am to 4:00 pm. The Oshogatsu cerebration will take place at Weller Court, Japanese Village Plaza and the...
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2017/Japan Foundation Lecture: Deities in Japanese Art: Wisdom Kings, Dec. 19

Japan Foundation Lecture Deities in Japanese Art Wisdom Kings

The Japan Foundation, Los Angeles Special Lecture Series: Deities in Japanese Art Session 4: Wisdom Kings in collaboration with Los Angeles County Museum of Art Tuesday, December 19, 7pm The Japan Foundation, Los Angeles, Auditorium 5700 Wilshire Blvd, Suite 100, Los Angeles, CA 90036 Admission Free, RSVP/EventBrite Street parking is available near JFLA. Click here...
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2017 / Little Tokyo Exhibition: Renowned photographer Toyo Miyatake’s pre-war art photography, Oct. 05 – Dec. 10

Japanese American Cultural and Community Center Exhibition TOYO: Behind the Glass Eye George J. Doizaki Gallery at Japanese American Cultural & Community Center 244 S. San Pedro Street, Los Angeles, California 90012, (213) 628-2725 October 5, 2017 – December 10, 2017 Opening reception: Thursday, October 5, 4pm-7pm Admission: Free TOYO: Behind the Glass Eye...
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2017 / New-designed gigantic Nebuta float to march in Hollywood Christmas Parade for 3.5 miles, Nov. 26

A new-designed gigantic Nebuta float with more than 100 dancers and festival music accompanists will march in the route of 3.5 miles along Hollywood Blvd and Sunset Blvd in Hollywood as part of the 2017 on Sunday, Nov. 26, from 6:00 pm. New gigantic Nebuta float with the theme of the 10th century samura...
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2017 / Play: “Little Women” by Velina Hasu Houston / Chromolume Theater, Oct. 27 – Nov. 20

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Playwrights’ Arena presents the world premiere of LITTLE WOMEN by Velina Hasu Houston directed by Jon Lawrence Rivera Inspired by Louisa May Alcott’s novel, it is 1949, Josephine Mayeda and her sisters Meg, Amy, and Beth are emerging in the midst of the history of Japanese Americans who found a place...
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