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Data: Stephen Little, Head of Chinese and Korean art at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art

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(As of August 3, 2016. Source: LACMA Press Release) Stephen Little, Florence & Harry Sloan Curator and Department Head, Chinese Art, Los Angeles County Museum of Art Stephen Little is the department head of Chinese and Korean art at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art. Since coming to LACMA in 2011, he has...
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2016 / LACMA / Japanese Paintings: Figures from Life, Figures from Allegory, Dec. 12, 2015 – May 29

  Los Angeles County Museum of Art Japanese Paintings: Figures from Life, Figures from Allegory Pavilion for Japanese Art, East Wing Dec. 12, 2015–May 29, 2016 This exhibition, featuring 24 figurative works of art, explores feminine beauty in the ukiyo-e (pictures of the floating world) manner, inspired by fashion trends popular in the entertainment...
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2016 / LACMA Living for the Moment: Japanese Prints from the Barbara S. Bowman Collection, Oct. 11, 2015 – May 1

LACMA Bowman Collection

Los Angeles County Museum of Art Living for the Moment: Japanese Prints from the Barbara S. Bowman Collection October 11, 2015–May 1, 2016 Pavilion for Japanese Art, Level 3, and Ahmanson Building, Level 2 + The Los Angeles County Museum of Art presents Living for the Moment: Japanese Prints from the Barbara S. Bowman...
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2016 / Screens, Scrolls, and Prints: Japanese Art from LACMA’s Collection, 2015 Oct. 18 – 2016 Mar. 20

School of Hishikawa Moronobu (early –mid – 18th century) “Pleasuring on the Sumida River” (late 17th – 18th century) 6 – panel screen, ink, color, and gold on paper (Collection of LACMA. Acquired in 1965) Hishikawa Moronobu was the founder of the ukiyo-e genre of painting and woodblock printing, which featured images of the...
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2015 / LACMA lecture to focus on Utagawa Kunisada, print designer of Ukiyoe, Dec. 6

Los Angeles County Museum of Art The 28th Annual Michele and Peter Berton Memorial Lecture on Japanese Art Sunday, December 6, 3:30 pm LACMA, Brown Auditorium Free and open to the public, no reservations required Andreas Marks, Head of the Japanese and Korean Art Department and Director of the Clark Center at the Minneapolis...
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2015 / Jewel of Japanese art collection at LACMA exhibition to close, Sunday, Nov. 29

LACMA Maruyama Okyo Screens Cranes

“Japanese Painting: Celebrating LACMA’s 50th Anniversary “ at the Pavilion for Japanese Art, East Wing, features the jewel of Japanese art collection at Los Angeles County Museum of Art such as Maruyama Okyo’s “Cranes” (1772) and “Night Festival of Tsushima Shrine” (early Edo period). This exhibition will close on Sunday, Nov. 29. The new...
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2015 / Raku: The Cosmos in a Tea Bowl, March 29 – June 7

Los Angeles County Museum of Art Pavilion for Japanese Art / March 29 –June 7, 2015 Raku tea bowls have been revered since their first appearance in 16th-century Japanese tea ceremonies. In the West, the term raku refers to a quick, low-fire technique for making ceramics. Few know that this method traces its history back to...
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2015 / “Art of the Samurai” exhibition at Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Nov. 1 – Mar. 1, 2015

LACMA Art of Samurai Yoshitoshi

Los Angeles County Museum of Art Art of the Samurai: Swords, Paintings, Prints, and Textiles Pavilion for Japanese Art, East Wing and The Helen and Felix Juda Gallery November 1, 2014–March 1, 2015 “Art of the Samurai: Swords, Paintings, Prints, and Textiles,” showcases Japanese swords, samurai robes, battle screens, and woodblock prints depicting legends...
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2015 / “Samurai: Japanese Armor” exhibition at LACMA, Oct.19, 2014 – Feb.1,2015

The Los Angeles County Museum of Art will exhibit two shows exploring  the subject of samurai art this fall. In October, LACMA presents the Southern California premiere of “Samurai: Japanese Armor from the Anne and Gabriel Barbier-Mueller Collection,” a major presentation of battle gear worn by samurai from the 12th through the 19th centuries....
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