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Shikishi exhibition at Little Tokyo

The Japanese American Cultural and Community Center in Los Angeles is sending out an open call for art to display at the 14th Annual Shikishi Exhibition now until Tuesday, Jan 3, 2012. Community participation is at the heart of creating one of the most popular and interesting annual exhibition, which is also one of...
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Japanese culture center in Los Angeles picks former Toyota Motor executive as president and CEO

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The Japanese American Cultural and Community Center in Los Angeles appoints former Toyota Motor’s executive Gregory Willis as President and CEO. The Board of Directors of the JACCC announced the appointment on Jan 13. Mr. Greg Willis dedicated over twenty years with Toyota Motor Sales, Inc. as a senior executive beginning at a time...
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Japanese American Cultural and Community Center to present annual “First Performance” stage, Jan 8, 1:00 pm

JACCC Annual Kotohajime Stage

To welcome the Year of the Dragon, the Japanese American Cultural and Community Center in Los Angeles presents its annual Oshogatsu festivities with its signature New Year program, Kotohajime, or The First Performance of the New Year, on Sunday, Jan 8, at 1:00 pm at the JACCC Plaza in Little Tokyo. Every January, Little...
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Japanese touch hands-on workshop, Dec 11, 1-3 pm

JACCC On Veranda Workshop Japanese Touch

The Japanese American Cultural and Community Center in Los Angeles presents On the Veranda: Japanese Touch to your Holiday Celebration on Sunday, December 12, 1-3pm Get ready for the holiday season with this special On the Veranda led by mixed media artist Karen Toda, who has experience teaching her paper and textile works, as well as...
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Workshop for drawing “Forest of Word”, Oct 23, 1PM

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The second annual The Big Draw LA event will be held during the month of October as a citywide celebration of drawing that creates opportunities for people of all ages to discover that drawing can enhance how they see, think and invent. In conjunction with The Big Draw LA, the Japanese American Cultural and...
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Leading Japanese American culture center’s director decides to retire

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October 12, 2011 (Los Angeles, CA.) — The Board of Directors of the Japanese American Cultural & Community Center of Los Angeles has announced that Chris Aihara, the Executive Director of the JACCC, has decided to retire from her leadership position at the end of the year. After 25+ years of service in several...
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Little Tokyo Design Week to showcase cutting edge design from Japan, July 14 – 17

Initiated by UCLA architecture professor Hitoshi Abe, Little Tokyo Design Week: Future City (LTDW) will be held from July 14-17 in Little Tokyo, Downtown Los Angeles. The all events are open to the public. LTDW celebrates the power and energy of cutting edge design and technology emerging from Japan and its intersection with current...
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“On the Veranda” lecture series / Ojama with Calvin Abe, July 10

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Japanese American Cultural and Community Center (JACCC) announcement JACCC’s On the Veranda program is a series of lectures and demonstrations that explore Japanese cultural arts within an intimate setting, presenting some of the most informative and insightful workshops by trained masters. This Sunday, July 8, landscape architect and public artist Calvin Abe presents his...
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