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2016 / LACMA Living for the Moment: Japanese Prints from the Barbara S. Bowman Collection, Oct. 11, 2015 – May 1

LACMA Bowman Collection

Los Angeles County Museum of Art Living for the Moment: Japanese Prints from the Barbara S. Bowman Collection October 11, 2015–May 1, 2016 Pavilion for Japanese Art, Level 3, and Ahmanson Building, Level 2 + The Los Angeles County Museum of Art presents Living for the Moment: Japanese Prints from the Barbara S. Bowman...
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2016 / Scripps 72nd Creamic Annual at Ruth Chandler Williamson Gallery/Bixby Court in Claremont, Jan. 23 – April 3

The Scripps College Ceramic Annual Jan. 23 – April 3, 2016 Forwarded for Scripps College Exhibition Opening   Saturday, January 23, 2016 from 7 to 9 pm   Ruth Chandler Williamson Gallery/Bixby Court Presentation, January 23, 2016 from 4 to 5 pm Humanities Auditorium, Scripps College The Scripps College Ceramic Annual, the longest continuous exhibition...
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2016 / Getty exhibiting of “Ishiuchi Miyako: Postwar Shadow” photography, Oct 6 – Feb. 21

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The J. Paul Getty Museum will present “Ishiuchi Miyako: Postwar Shadows” photo exhibition from Oct. 6 through Feb. 21, 2016. getty.edu Self – taught photographer Miyako Ishiuchi (born 1947) stunned the Japanese photography establishment in the late 1970s with grainy, haunting, black – and – white images of Yokosuka — the city where Ishiuchi...
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2016 / San Francisco / European and Japanese masterpieces in exhibition exploring the impact of Japan on Western artists, Oct 30 – Feb 7

Asian Art Museum in San Francisco 200 Larkin Street, San Francisco, CA 94102 Looking East: Now Japan Inspired Monet, Vab Gogh and other Western artists Oct. 30, 2015–Feb. 7, 2016 European, American and Japanese masterpieces in exhibition exploring the impact of Japan on Western artists Looking East features more than 170 artworks drawn from...
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2016 / Bowers Museum presenting bamboo sculpture exhibition, Sep 19 – Jan. 3

Bowers Museum Bamboo Art

Bowers Museum Modern Twist: Contemporary Japanese Bamboo Art Sept. 19, 205  – Jan. 3, 2016 Bamboo is a quintessential part of Japanese culture, shaping the country’s social, artistic, and spiritual landscape. Although bamboo is an abundant natural resource, it is a challenging artistic medium with less than 100 professional bamboo artists in Japan today....
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2016 / Long time kimono collector and dealer John McMullen to close his store for good, Dec. 31

Long time kimono collector and dealer John McMullen of Camarillo will close “McMullens’ Japanese Art and Antiques” store in Oxnard on Dec. 31 for good. Mr. McMullen is now 87 years old, and Michele McMullen, daughter of John McMullen, announces the store closure. The store is located at 2001 Williams Drive, Suite 402 in...
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2015 / UCLA Lecture, Open to Public / “Sex & Print Culture: Nishikawa Sukenobu’s Erotic Books” Dec. 11

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Forwarded for the UCLA Terasaki Center for Japanese Studies December 11, 2015, 3:00 PM UCLA Charles E. Young Research Library Presentation Room Sex & Print Culture Nishikawa Sukenobu’s Erotic Books Lecture by Professor Nakajima Takashi, Waseda University 性と出版文化:西川祐信画春本の誕生 早稲田大学 中嶋隆 教授 Please note that this lecture will be in Japanese. Free & open to the public!...
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2015 / San Diego Japanese Garden hosting bamboo sculpture exhibition, Sep 12 – Dec. 6

Tanabe Kochikusai Ascension

The Japanese Friendship Garden of San Diego will host Japanese Bamboo and the World Expo: A Century of Discovery exhibition at the Inamori Pavilion from Sept. 12 – Dec. 6, 2015. With pieces spanning from an 1887 vessel by Hayakawa Shokosai I to Nakatomi Hajime’s 2015 Prism: Square, this exhibition will provide a rich...
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2015 / Japanese Paintings and Prints: Celebrating LACMA’s 50th Anniversary, Jun. 28 – Nov. 29

Los Angeles County Museum of Art Japanese Paintings and Prints: Celebrating LACMA’s 50th Anniversary June 28 – Sept​ember 20, 2015 Painting exhibition remains through Nov. 29 Japanese Paintings and Prints: Celebrating LACMA’s 50th Anniversary commemorates the museum’s 50th year as well as the individuals and groups who have shaped the museum’s collections of Japanese...
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