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2016 / Nisei Week, Second Weekend: Bonsai and Sword exhibitions at Little Tokyo, Aug 20-21

Nisei Week Bonsai

Weekend 2: August 20-21 August 20 (Saturday) Bonsai exhibition by Nampu-kai (JACCC Doizaki Gallery) Furoshiki exhibition (JACCC Tea House, 10 am – 5 pm) Japanese Calligraphy exhibition by Beikoku Shodo Kenkyu-Kai (JACCC Garden Room A, 10 am – 4 pm) Kimekomi Dolls exhibition by Yukari-kai (JACCC Garden Room B, 11 am – 5 pm)...
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2016 / Japanese sword exhibition to be organized by specialist during Nisei Week Aug. 20-21

In celebration of the 2016 Nisei Week Japanese Festival, a special exhibition of fine Japanese swords and fittings will be organized by sword specialists Mike Yamasaki, Darin Furukawa and Cyrus Chan. “Japanese Sword Appraisals & Exhibition” will be held at the Japanese American Cultural and Community Center in little Tokyo, Aug. 20-21 in Garden...
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2015 / Japanese American National Museum / Jidai: Timeless Works of Samurai Art, Aug 1-30

Japanese American National Museum

Japanese American National Museum Jidai: Timeless Works of Samurai Art August 1 – 30, 2015  Jidai: Timeless Works of Samurai Art looks at the weaponry and armor of the samurai—Japan’s elite warrior class. Assembled from collections in the greater Los Angeles area, Jidai features rare and historically significant samurai artifacts dating as far back...
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2015 / “Art of the Samurai” exhibition at Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Nov. 1 – Mar. 1, 2015

LACMA Art of Samurai Yoshitoshi

Los Angeles County Museum of Art Art of the Samurai: Swords, Paintings, Prints, and Textiles Pavilion for Japanese Art, East Wing and The Helen and Felix Juda Gallery November 1, 2014–March 1, 2015 “Art of the Samurai: Swords, Paintings, Prints, and Textiles,” showcases Japanese swords, samurai robes, battle screens, and woodblock prints depicting legends...
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2015 / “Samurai: Japanese Armor” exhibition at LACMA, Oct.19, 2014 – Feb.1,2015

The Los Angeles County Museum of Art will exhibit two shows exploring  the subject of samurai art this fall. In October, LACMA presents the Southern California premiere of “Samurai: Japanese Armor from the Anne and Gabriel Barbier-Mueller Collection,” a major presentation of battle gear worn by samurai from the 12th through the 19th centuries....
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2014 / Samurai Armor and Sword exhibition at 2014 Nisei Week, Aug 9-10

Tetsugendo Nisei Week Exhibition

 “Samurai Armor & Sword Exhibition” will return to the 2014 Nisei Week Japanese Festival. At the Japanese American Cultural and Community Center in Little Tokyo, Japanese “Yoroi” armor provider the Samurai Store and sword and sword fitting specialist Tetsugendo will present “Art of the Samurai” theme exhibition on the fifth floor Cultural Room on...
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2013 / Master swordsmith Mastuba to lecture at Japan Foundation, Sept. 3

Japan Foundaton Swordsmith Kunimasa Mastuba

  World of Deadly Valor and Tempered Beauty: The Japanese Sword Paradox Master swordsmith and martial arts expert Kunimasa Matsuba to delve into the elusive character of Japanese swords   Date:   Tuesday, September 3, 2013, 7:00 pm Speaker:   Master Swordsmith Kunimasa Matsuba Venue:   The Japan Foundation, Los Angeles, 5700 Wilshire Blvd. #100, Los...
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2013 / Master swordsmith Matsuba to lecture and perform in Torrance, August 31

20130712 Samurai Sword Smith Lecture and Performance

  Kunimasa Matsuba, samurai swordsmith from Japan, will lecture and perform “Enbu” (sword demonstration) on Saturday, August 31, from 11:00 am – 3:00 pm at the Sushi Chef Institute, 1123 Van Ness Ave, Torrance, CA 90501. Tickets are $45 per person including sushi lunch. Tickets must be purchased in advance. No tickets are sold...
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2013 / Nisei Week / Japanese sword specialist to offer free appraisals, August 10-11

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Tetsugendo.com  is specializing in genuine certified Japanese sword and fitting. Tetsugendo.com  will offer free appraisals at their display at the Japanese American Cultural Center’s Cultural Room on the 5th floor on August 10 and 11, from 10 am to 6 pm. This is a part of the Nisei Week Japanese Festival events. Japanese swords...
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