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2014 / LACMA / Pavilion for Japanese Art: Paintings in Celebration of Twenty-Five Years / April 26 opening

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  Los Angeles County Museum of Art Pavilion for Japanese Art: Paintings in Celebration of Twenty-Five Years April 26 – June 22 Pavilion for Japanese Art, East Wing This exhibition of paintings from the museum’s collection of Japanese art celebrates the 25th anniversary of architect Bruce Goff’s Pavilion for Japanese Art. Goff initially conceived...
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2014 / World traveling innovative taiko ensemble and Japan’s renown taiko player to bring “LifeRhythm” concert to LACMA, April 19

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America’s leading taiko drummers and one of Japan’s true taiko legends converge to create a heart-thumping drum spectacular when TAIKOPROJECT brings LifeRhythm to the Bing Theatre in the Los Angeles County Museum of Arton Saturday, April 19 at 7:30 pm. Since its founding in 2000, TAIKOPROJECT has been dazzling audiences with its unique contemporary...
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2014 / LACMA / The Color of Life: Japanese Paintings from the Price Collection”

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The Los Angeles County Museum of Art The Color of Life: Japanese Paintings from the Price Collection First Rotation: Feb. 1 – March 9, 2014 Second Rotation: March 15 – April 20, 2014 The Los Angeles County Museum of Art presents The Color of Life: Japanese Paintings from the Price Collection, opening this weekend...
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2014 / LACMA / The Color of Life: Japanese Paintings from the Price Collection (Yoshida)

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Cultural News 2014 February Issue Los Angeles County Museum of Art The Color of Life: Japanese Paintings from the Price Collection Part I: February 1 – March 9 Part II: March 15 – April 20 By Ayako Yoshida, Independent curator On March 11, 2011, Japanese art collectors Etsuko and Joe Price of Orange County...
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2014 / LACMA Public Programs / The Princeton Dictionary of Buddhism / Jan 27, 7 pm

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Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Public Programs Expressions of the inexpressible: The Princeton Dictionary of Buddhism Robert E Buswell, Jr., UCLA Center for Buddhist Studies Donal S. Lopez, University of Michigan Monday, January 27, 7 pm LACMA Brown Auditorium Free and open to the public; reservations required. Tickets: (323) 857-6010 or reserve online...
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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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2013 / Japanese kite collector to talk at LACMA, August 28

LACMA Japanese Kite Daruma

Los Angeles County Museum of Art: August Talk Program   Japanese Kites: A Vanishing Art Wednesday, August 28, 2013, 7 pm Brown Auditorium Free: tickets required and available at the Ticket Office one hour before the start of the event.  Collector David M. Kahn will speak about hand-painted kites, a unique genre of Mingei,...
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2013 / Closing July 28 / LACMA exhibits “Maruyama Ōkyo: Birds and Flowers”

20130125 LACMA JP Okyo Cranes Screens

    Los Angeles County Museum of Art Installation: Maruyama Ōkyo | Birds and Flowers On View: January 19 – July 28,  2013 Location: Pavilion for Japanese Art, East Wing   This installation of paintings from LACMA’s permanent collection focuses on the artist Maruyama Ōkyo and his followers. Ōkyo (1733-1795) changed the course of...
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