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Pacific Standard Time LA/LA : “Transpacific Borderlands: The Art of Japanese Diaspora” at Japanese American National Museum, ongoing

Japanese American National Museum TRANSPACIFIC BORDERLANDS: The Art of Japanese Diaspora in Lima, Los Angeles, Mexico City, and São Paulo September 17, 2017 – February 25, 2018 Transpacific Borderlands will examine the experiences of artists of Japanese ancestry born, raised, or living in either Latin America or predominantly Latin American neighborhoods of Southern California....
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2017 / JANM: Free admission Sept. 17 / Transpacific Borderlands exhibition opening day

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Japanese American National Museum Tanspacific Borderlands: The Art of Japanese Diaspora September 17, 2017 – February 25, 2018 http://www.janm.org/exhibits/transpacific-borderlands/ September 17, Opening Day: Transpacific Borderlands Free All Day Transpacific Borderlands examines the work and experiences of artists of Japanese ancestry born, raised, or living in either Latin America or predominantly Latin American neighborhoods of...
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2017 / JANM: Natsu Matsuri Family Festival / Aug. 19 from 11 am – 5 pm

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The Japanese American National Museum provides free family day event Natsu Matsuri Family Festival on Saturday, Aug. 19, from 11 am to 5 pm. Japanese American National Museum 100 North Central Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90012 (213) 625-0414 http://www.janm.org/events/2017/natsumatsuri/ Forwarded for the Japanese American National Museum Natsu Matsuri Family Festival All Day Activities Happi...
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2017 / JANM: “Instructions to All Persons: Reflections on Executive Order 9066” Feb. 18 -Aug. 13

Expulsion Order

Japanese American National Museum Instructions to All Persons: Reflections on Executive Order 9066 February 18 – August 13, 2017 This exhibition commemorates the 75th anniversary of President Franklin Roosevelt’s signing of Executive Order 9066, which led to the tragic and unlawful incarceration of 120,000 individuals of Japanese ancestry during World War II. For the...
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2017 / NHK World’s video screening with Q &A, workshop and lecture in Los Angeles, Jan. 5 – Jan. 9

Japanese Culture Week in LA by NHK World

5-consecutive-evening screening of Japan’s latest video programs by NHK World at Echo Park Film Center and Japanese American National Museum NHK World is coming to Eco Park Film Center and Japanese American National Museum for Japanese Culture Week from Jan.5 – Jan. 9 Public broadcaster NHK operates Japan’s largest domestic and international television network....
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2017 / Japanese American National Museum: wartime farm labor camp photo exhibition, Sep. 27, 2016 – Jan. 8, 2017

JANM Uprooted Farmer

The Japanese American National Museum Uprooted: Japanese American Farm Labor Camps During World War II September 27, 2016 – January 8, 2017 In the summer of 1942, Farm Security Administration photographer Russell Lee visited four Japanese American farm labor camps located near the towns of Nyssa, Oregon; and Rupert, Shelley, and Twin Falls, Idaho....
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2017 / Oshogatsu Family Festival at Japanese American National Museum, Jan. 8

Oshogatsu Family Festival will be held at the Japanese American National Museum on Sunday, Jan. 8, from 11 am to 5 pm. Admission free. http://www.janm.org/events/2017/oshogatsufest
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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 / Japanese American National Museum “Above the Fold: New Expressions in Origami” May 29 – Aug. 21

Japanese American National Museum Above the Fold: New Expressions in Origami May 29 – August 21, 2016 With this inventive exhibition, the traditional Japanese art of origami is transformed from a childhood pastime into a sophisticated international art form. Nine contemporary artists, working in six different countries and ranging in age from 29 to...
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