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Cultural News 2019 July issue on sale now

Cultural News 2019 July issue on sale now   + One-year subscription of Cultural News eNewspaper version is $45, and regular paper subscription is $36. To start your subscription, visit https://www.culturalnews.com/subscription + The PayPal paying box in the following is not automatic. Your purchase order or subscription order will send to Cultural News Editor...
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Nisei Week Street Dance: On July 16, public practice to be held at JACCC Noguchi Plaza

From Shige Higashi, Editor & Publisher of Cultural News Nisei Week Ondo and Closing Ceremony Chair Miles Hamada announces the schedule of the public dance practices on June 21 through his email to Japanese dance teachers in Los Angeles area. The teacher demonstration will be held on Monday, July 1 in Little Tokyo. But...
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Japan House Los Angeles exhibition, July 17 – Oct. 06, “BAKERU: Transforming Spirits”

BAKERU: Transforming Spirits is a participatory exhibition inviting visitors to step into the supernatural world of Japanese folk traditions through a process of transformation (bakeru means ‘transform’ in Japanese). It is also a space of connection in various ways—the connection between the long-lasting folk traditions and the fast advancing digital technology, between the northern...
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Delicious Little Tokyo: Los Angeles’ largest annual Japanese culinary weekend, July 19-20

Forwarded for Delicious Little Tokyo Go Little Tokyo for Los Angeles’ largest annual Japanese culinary weekend at the 4th Annual Delicious Little Tokyo Discover all NEW culinary experiences, live cooking and mixology demonstrations, craft beer and chicken wing pairings, traditional miso ball making and MORE! Friday, July 19 and Saturday, July 20 LOS ANGELES...
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Southern California Local: Orange County Buddhist Church to sponsor 2019 Obon Festival, July 20-21

Forwarded for the Orange County Buddhist Church On the weekend of July 20 – 21, 2019, the Orange County Buddhist Church in Anaheim is sponsoring a festival of outdoor folk dancing. The two-day event will feature a variety of foods, games, boutique and craft items, taiko performance. The obon odori dancing will begin at...
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Japanese antique show at Alhambra, July 27 -28

Luna Sea Japanese Antiques (formerly Itchy Knee Japanese Antiques) July 27 – 28, 2019 9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. Warehouse address: 612 S. Palm Ave., Alhambra, CA 91803 Call : 323-447-3071 E-mail: Itchyknee_japaneseantiques@yahoo.com
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Japan Foundation Traveling Exhibition “Manga Hokusai Manga” Now – Aug. 3

Japan Foundation Traveling Exhibition Manga Hokusai Manga: Approaching the Master’s Compendium from the Perspective of Contemporary Comics Thursday, May 2 –  Saturday, August 3, 2019 Hours:  Mon-Fri: 10am – 7pm, Sat: Noon-5pm Closed on Sundays & Holidays (Memorial Day: May 27 & 28, Independence Day: July 4 – 6) Venue: The Japan Foundation, Los Angeles, 5700...
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Anaheim / MUZEO Museum: installation of black and white ink works, Now – Aug.11

MUZEO Museum and Cultural Center in Anaheim Carnegie Gallery, Complimentary Admission Japanese Black & White Artist Soho Nakano May 25 – August 11, 2019 “Sakura (Cherry Blossoms)” is an installation of 40 tapestries, each measuring 700x1950mm (approx. 27.5 x 77in), depicting the tree’s transformation through Japan’s four seasons. Using just a single seiboku ink,...
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Washington DC / National Gallery of Art presenting “The Life of Animals in Japanese Art” Now – Aug. 18

National Gallery of Art, Washington DC “The Life of Animals in Japanese Art” June 2 – August 18, 2019 https://www.nga.gov/press/exh/4874.html?utm_source=Real%20Magnet&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=140845281 As the first devoted to the representation of animals in Japanese art, this major exhibition covers 17 centuries (from the fifth century to the present day) and a wide variety of media – sculpture,...
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