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Japanese folk ensemble to be featured at museum’s Fusion Friday program, July 20

Japanese folk and fusion ensemble Minyo Station will be performing at Pacific Asia Museum in Pasadena on Friday, July 20, for Fusion Friday program. Pacific Asia Museum 46 North Los Robles Avenue, Pasadena, CA 91101 http://www.pacificasiamuseum.org/   Friday, July 20 Show time: 8:30 – 9 pm  & 9:30 – 10 pm   Minyo Station...
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2012 Paciifc Asia Museum to present kimono textile demonstration and workshop, May 20

Kimono Textile Master Setuko Hayashi

Pacific Asia Museum, 46 North Los Robles Ave, Pasadena, CA 91101 www.pacificasiamueum.org Demonstration: Yuzen and Shibori Dyeing Sunday, May 20, 2:00 pm Master textile artist Setsuko Hayashi demonstrates the classic yuzen and shibori dyeing techniques as featured in the fabrics of ongoing Kimono in the 20th Century exhibition at Pacific Asia Museum. Her lecture...
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Feb 26: Japanese Arts Fusion at Pacific Asia Museum – tanka poetry reading, shakuhachi music, and butoh dance

Shakuhachi Karl Young

Pacific Asia Museum presents an innovative afternoon of Japanese cultural arts performance conceived and produced by Linda Galloway, Ph.D. on Sunday, Feb 26, from 2 -3 pm. Free for Pacific Asia Museum members, included with admission for non-members. For REVP, call the museum store at (626) 449-2742 ext 20. The program includes contemporary poetry,...
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Feb 26 closing: “Meiji: Japan Rediscovered” at Pacifc Asia Museum

PAM Meiji Japan Basket Seller

Meiji: Japan Rediscovered exhibition at Pacific Asia Museum will close on Sunday, Feb 26. This exhibition explores the connection of Japan and the West in the mid to late 19th century through the early 20th century. Pacific Asia Museum is located at 46 North Los Robles Ave, Pasadena, CA 91101. (626) 449-2742. www.pacificasiamuseum.org
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Japanese painting / 19th century Meiji artists absorbed international influences

Rakusai Women Fan Pacific Asia Museum

Pacific Asia Museum in Pasadena Meiji: Japan Rediscovered March 31, 2011 through February 26, 2012 Meiji: Japan Rediscovered explores the vibrant connection between Japan and the West during the Meiji period (1868-1912). Meiji is one of the most dynamic eras in Japanese political and cultural history, as Japanese artists in all fields rediscovered and...
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Lunar New Year free family festival in Pasadena, Jan 29, 11AM – 5PM

Lunar New Year free family festival in Pasadena, Jan 29, 11AM – 5PM

Lunar New Year Festival at Pacific Asia Museum Free admission Saturday, January 29 11:00 am – 5:00 pm 46 North Los Robles Avenue, Pasadena, CA 91101 (626) 449-2742   www.pacificasiamuseum.org Pacific Asia Museum in Pasadena is kicking off its 40th Anniversary public programming with the Lunar New Year Free Family Festival celebrating the Year of...
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Major museums presenting major woodblock print exhibitions

Major museums presenting major woodblock print exhibitions

Cultural News, 2010 August Issue By Meher McArthur Asian Art Curator, Author and Educator For admirers of the Japanese woodblock print, this is certainly a good year to be living in Southern California. Several major art museums are focusing on this art form for a large part of 2010 and beyond and are providing...
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Pacific Asia Museum appoints Interim Executive Director

August 19, 2010 – Pacific Asia Museum in Pasadena announces the appointment of Katherine Murray-Morse as Interim Executive Director. Ms. Murray-Morse was recently a Senior Vice President at Wells Fargo and has over 30 years of professional banking experience. She also served as Vice Chair of the museum’s board of trustees and has served...
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Executive Dir of Pacific Asia Museum to leave for Texas State History Museum

Joan Marshall, executive director of Pacific Asia Museum in Pasadena will leave for Texas State History Museum in Austin as the executive director at the end of August. During Marshall’s tenure for seven years, Pacific Asia Museum successfully completed the Campaign for the Future – $4.2 million fundraising effort, achieved accreditation from the American...
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