2000 Visual Arts – Ikebana and Crafts

2016 / Huntington Library East Asian Library Lecture Series: “Chinese Woodblock Prints” by Suzanne Wriht, Oct. 25

The Huntington Library, Art Collections, and Botanical Gardens EAST ASIAN GARDEN LECTURE SERIES Tuesday October 25, 7:30 p.m. Free and open to the public / No reservations required Rothenberg Hall The Huntington Library, Art Collections, and Botanical Gardens 1151 Oxford Road, San Marino, CA 91108 ‘How Can I Disdain…this Carving of Insects?’: Painters, Carvers...
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2016 / Huntington Library East Asian Garden Lecture Series: “The Art and Science of Origami” by Robert Lang, Oct. 23

The Huntington Library, Art Collections, and Botanical Gardens EAST ASIAN GARDEN LECTURE SERIES Sunday October 23, 2:00 p.m. Free and open to the public / No reservations required Rothenberg Hall The Huntington Library, Art Collections, and Botanical Gardens 1151 Oxford Road, San Marino, CA 91108 From Flapping Birds to Space Telescopes: The Art and...
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2016 / Huntington Library East Asian Garden Lecture Series: “Chinese Woodblock Prints of the Late Ming and Qing Periods” by June Li, Oct. 3

The Huntington Library, Art Collections, and Botanical Gardens EAST ASIAN GARDEN LECTURE SERIES Rothenberg Hall Monday October 3, 7:30 p.m. Free and open to the public / No reservations required Is a Picture Worth a Thousand Words? Chinese Woodblock Prints of the Late Ming and Qing Periods June Li Curator Emerita Liu Fang Yuan,...
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2015 LA Art Show: Atomic-bombing survival log sculpture attracts most attendees

In 2015 LA Art Show, from Jan. 14-18, Toshimitsu Ito (center in this photo) of Hiroshima brought his work (flight) “AA 60” (2012, wood, stone, 406 x 412 x 160 cm), a large airplane-shaped wooden sculpture, to Los Angeles Convention Center. “AA 60” consists mainly of Douglas fir imported from the U.S. to Japan...
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2016 / Getty Center “Cave Temples of Dunhuang: Buddhist Art on China’s Silk Road” May 7 – Sept. 4

Getty Center Cave Temples of Dunhuang: Buddhist Art on China’s Silk Road May 7–September 4, 2016 www.getty.edu On the western edge of the Gobi Desert, near the ancient oasis town of Dunhuang, China, hundreds of cave temples were carved into a cliff face and decorated with Buddhist wall paintings and sculptures. The caves are...
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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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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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2016 / Los Angeles County Museum of Art “Reigning Men: Fashion in Menswear, 1715 – 2015” Apr. 10 – Aug. 21

Los Angeles County Museum of Art Reigning Men: Fashion in Menswear, 1715 – 2015 April 10 – August 21, 2016 Broad Contemporary Art Museum, Level 2 This is a specially ticketed exhibition. Reigning Men: Fashion in Menswear, 1715–2015 explores the history of men’s fashionable dress from the eighteenth century to the present and re-examines the...
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