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2017 / LACMA displaying Maruyama Okyo’s “Canes” (1772) at Japanese Pavilion. Dec. 24, 2016 – May 7, 2017

LACMA Maruyama Okyo Screens Cranes

Maruyama Okyo’s screens of “Cranes”was acquired in 2012 by the Los Angeles County Museum of Art. Maruyama Okyo (1733-95) is pivotal to Japanese art history for being one of the first artists to paint directly from nature rather than from paintings and sketches. Of his five most famous pairs of screens, four are registered...
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2014 / LACMA Japanese Pavilion / 17th century painting / Thru Jan. 01, 2014

LCMA 17th century painting

  Lingering Dreams: Japanese painting of the 17th Century August 03, 2013 – January 01, 2014 Japanese Pavilion, Los Angeles County Museum of Art The power structure in Japan changed fundamentally during the 17th century, affecting the arts as well. Tokugawa Ieyasu (1543–1616) established the Tokugawa period (1615–1868), an extended era of peace. As...
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2013 / LACMA exhibition / Surrealist Poet, August 3 – Dec. 1

LACMA Kitasono Tsukue Journal

  Kitasono Katue:  Surrealist Poet August 3 – December 1, 2013 Japanese Pavilion, Los Angeles County Museum of Art LACMA hosts the first solo exhibition of the preeminent visual poet and avant-garde artist Kitasono Katue (1902-1978) outside of Japan. Drawn from the collection of poet and scholar John Solt of Los Angeles, the exhibition...
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LACMA Exhibition: Bird, Flower and Animal Painting; Inspired by and Inspiring Hiroshige

LACMA Sosen Six Animal Detail

Pavilion for Japanese Art at Los Angeles County Museum is currently presenting the following exhibitions: “Rustling in the Grass: Japanese Bird, Flower and Animal Painting” from Feb 17 – May 15;  “Japanese Prints: Inspired by and Inspiring Hiroshige” from Feb 17 – August 24. Pavilion for Japanese Art in Los Angeles County Museum of...
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Los Angeles County Museum of Art – Eat Japan: Japanese Prints on Food – through Oct 26

Los Angeles County Museum of Art – Eat Japan: Japanese Prints on Food – through Oct 26

Pavilion for Japanese Art Los Angeles County Museum of Art 5905 Wilshire Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA 90036 Museum hours: Monday, Tuesday and Thursday 12 noon – 8 pm Friday 12 noon – 9 pm Saturday and Sunday 11 am – 8 pm Closed Wednesdays For further information about Japanese art exhibitions at LACMA, call...
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