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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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2013 / Closing July 21 / LACMA exhibits Hokusai’s prints

20130515 LACMA Hokusai Great Wave A

  Japanese Prints: Hokusai at LACMA April 13, 2013–July 21, 2013 Pavilion for Japanese Art Los Angeles County Museum of Art The museum’s collection includes excellent prints by the renowned Japanese artist Katsushika Hokusai (1760–1849). Among the museum’s holdings are two of this artist’s most iconic works, popularly known as Red Fuji and The...
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2013 / Curator Walkthrough for “Japanese Prints – Hokusai at LACMA” exhibition, May 5

20130501 LACMA Hokusai Horse Washing

    The Los Angeles County Museum of Art Japanese Prints: Hokusai at LACMA Pavilion for Japanese Art April 13 – July 28, 2013 Free with museum admission, no reservations   Robert T. Singer, department head and curator of Japanese art, will lead a tour of Japanese Prints: Hokusai at LACMA on Sunday, May 5 at...
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2013 / LACMA to debut national-treasure-class Okyo screens in US, Jan 19

LACMA Maruyama Okyo Screens Cranes

The Los Angeles County Museum of Art presents the U.S. debut of Maruyama Okyo’s Cranes (1772), an extraordinary pair of Japanese screens on Saturday, Jan. 19, 2013 at its Pavilion for Japanese Art. The exhibition of Okyo’s Cranes will run for four month. The closing date is not announced yet. The screens was recently...
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2012 Thru Oct 21, 46 decorative bookbinding by Japanese artist on view at LACMA

LACMA Ohie Toshio Bookbinding Saigyo

Ohie Toshio; Karasawa Hitoshi, The Life of Saigyo, 1995, leather-bound book with slipcase and chemise, engravings and prints by Karasawa Hitoshi, biography of the poet Saigyo by Tsuji Kunio, published by Shinkosha, collection of Ohie Toshio.   The Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA) presents the first solo museum exhibition for Japanese bookbinder...
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2012 LACMA to invite master of Zen calligraphy, Sept 15 (Sold Out)

2012 LACMA to invite master of Zen calligraphy, Sept 15 (Sold Out)

Los Angeles County Museum of Art will invite world-class master of Zen calligraphy Shodo Harada Roshi from Japan for its program on Saturday, Sept. 15, at 2 pm at Dorothy Collins Brown Auditorium at the LACMA campus, 5905 Wilshire Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90036. Admission is free, but tickets are sold out. Shodo Harada...
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Thru July 22: Los Angeles County Museum’s Buddhist painting exhibition

The Los Angeles County Museum of Art will open Paths to Enlightenment exhibition at its Pavilion for Japanese Art, East Wing on April 12. This installation of paintings from LACMA’s permanent collection presents the uniquely blended mix of religions in Japan, whose populace was historically offered a variety of paths to spiritual understanding or...
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