2011 Nisei Week / Art exhibition coinciding with Nisei Week, Aug 06-21

Sendai Takai Yukimura Self-Portrait

AJ Junior Art School in Sendai: Self-portrait by Yukimura Takai, May 2011

To coincide with the Nisei Week Japanese Festival in Little Tokyo, Los Angeles-based artist group LELA TERAKOYA presents an art exhibition as following:

International Art Show and Fundraiser for Japanese Victims by Earthquake/Tsunami

Aug 6 – Aug 21, every day, 1 pm -8 pm

Little Tokyo Galleria Mall, 333 South Alameda Street, Los Angeles, CA 90013, 2nd floor department section and TERAKOYA (Suite 203)

Admission free

This exhibition is sponsored by Little Tokyo Galleria, Kaufman Commercial Group, Little Tokyo Community Council, Nisei Week Foundation, Lantern of the East Los Angeles, and LELA TERAKOYA.

Highlighting Artworks from Japan

AJ Junior Art School in Sendai: Artworks created by children in Sendai after the March 11 disaster.

Nagoya Children Arts: Every year, artworks are exchanged between Nagoya, Japan, and Los Angles, sister cities for more than 50 years.

Osaka Corners: Artworks by mentally challenged people at workshop “Corners” in Osaka.

Nagoya Ohashi Masa

Nagoya Children Art: Masa Ohashi, Yanagi Elementary School, Sixth Grade, “That’s it.”

Osaka Corners Poster

An artwork sent from "Osaka Corners"