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“World Heritage in Japan” photo exhibit at Little Tokyo, Nov 6-Dec 5

“World Heritage in Japan” photo exhibit at Little Tokyo, Nov 6-Dec 5

  Nachi-taisha Shrine and Nachi no Otaki Fall in Wakayama by Kazuyoshi Miyoshi. (Courtesy The Japan Foundation) The Japanese American Cultural and Community Center presents World Heritage in Japan photographic exhibit from Nov 6 – Dec 5 at the JACCC’s Doizaki Gallery. Admission free. Gallery closed Mondays. Heritage is our legacy from the past,...
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Workshop for traditional Japanese printmaking Ukiyo-e, Nov 21, 1-3PM

Workshop for traditional Japanese printmaking Ukiyo-e, Nov 21, 1-3PM

Cultural News, 2010 November Issue The Japanese American Cultural and Community Center presents this season’s first On the Veranda Lecture Series, Traditional Japanese Printmaking “Ukiyo-e” on Sunday, Nov. 21, from 1-3pm in the JACCC Garden Room. Two master printers from the Adachi Institute in Tokyo, Japan will conduct a woodblock print workshop, recreating the...
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Aratani / Japan America Theatre to be close for 2011-2012 season for repair

Aratani / Japan America Theatre to be close for 2011-2012 season for repair

September 30, 2010 via Cultural News The Japanese American Culture and Community Center in Los Angeles announces the 2011-2012 season closure of the Aratani / Japan America Theatre for repair. The closure and upgrade work will begin on January 31, 2011. “Our theatre is nearly 30 years old,” explains JACCC Executive Director Chris Aihara,...
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Culture Center in Little Tokyo to showcase Japanese tradition, Week 1, Aug 14-15

Culture Center in Little Tokyo to showcase Japanese tradition, Week 1, Aug 14-15

Japanese American Cultural and Community Center 244 South San Pedro Street, Los Angeles, CA 90012 (213) 628-2725   info@jaccc.org www.jaccc.org Nisei Week Cultural Exhibits: Week 1 Saturday, Aug 14 & Sunday, Aug 15: 10 am – 5 pm 1st Floor Ikebana Flower Arrangement: Kado Kyoju-kai: George J. Doizaki Gallery Basement – Garden Room Floor Ceramic:...
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Exhibition of contemporary Japanese art dubbed as “Micropop,” June 12 – July 18

Exhibition of contemporary Japanese art dubbed as “Micropop,” June 12  – July 18

On July 8, Doizaki Gallery opens till 7PM The Japan Foundation, Los Angeles and Japanese American Cultural and Community Center in Los Angeles are presenting “Winter Garden: The Exploration of the Micropop Imagination in Contemporary Japanese Art” at JACCC’s Doizaki Gallery from June 12 through July 18. Admission Free Renowned art critic Midori Matsui...
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Three instructors from Japan to explain “Furoshiki” wrapping textiles, July 8

Three instructors from Japan to explain “Furoshiki” wrapping textiles, July 8

The Japan Foundation and local cultural and governmental agencies will present a lecture and workshop about “Furoshiki” wrapping textiles with three instructors from Japan in July at Los Angeles, Denver, and Portland, Oregon. Furoshiki is a square piece of cloth used for various purposes such as wrapping and carrying items of different shapes and...
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Free outdoor screening of “Ultraman” at Little Tokyo, June 25

Free outdoor screening of “Ultraman” at Little Tokyo, June 25

The Japanese American Cultural and Community Center, Visual Communications, and Giant Robot present a free double feature for both the young, and young-at-heart on Friday, June 25 at 6:30 pm at the JACCC Plaza, 244 South San Pedro Street, Little Tokyo, Downtown Los Angeles. Come meet the characters MUNO, BROBEE, and PLEX from the...
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Children’s Day Festival at Little Tokyo’s Japanese Center, May 15, 2010

Children’s Day Festival at Little Tokyo’s Japanese Center, May 15, 2010

The Japanese American Cultural and Community Center (JACCC) presents it’s 27th Annual Children’s Day Celebration on Saturday, May 15 at the Center’s campus in the heart of Little Tokyo in Downtown Los Angeles. A one day festival, where kids rule, families have a blast and people can engross themselves in cultural activities, cuisine, arts...
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Enka singer “Jero in Concert” at Aratani Theatre, Mar 31, 8PM

Enka singer “Jero in Concert” at Aratani Theatre, Mar 31, 8PM

Jero in Concert Wednesday, Mar 31, 8:00PMAratani / Jana America Theatre at the Japanese American Cultural and Community Center, 244 South San Pedro Street, Los Angeles, CA 90012Tickets: $100, $80, $60, $50     www.jaccc.org   Box Office (213) 680-3700 Jero aks Jerome Charles White, Jr. makes his long-awaited U.S. concert debut in celebration of the...
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