Events in NYC:
"Edo Pop: The Graphic Impact of Japanese Prints"
March 9–June 9, 2013
Edo Pop playfully juxtaposes classic ukiyo-e prints from such masters as Katsushika Hokusai and Utagawa Hiroshige with contemporary works inspired by these artists and their works. Delve into alluring worlds created by the power of Edo period and contemporary popular culture in which change is the only constant.
Organized by the Minneapolis Institute of Arts, with the contemporary
art selections curated for the New York presentation by Miwako Tezuka,
PhD, Director, Japan Society Gallery.
Admission: $12; students & seniors $10; Japan Society members and children under 16 free. Admission is free to all on Friday nights, 6-9 pm.
SAKURA MATSURI at Brooklyn Botanic Garden
Saturday, April 27 and Sunday, April 28
A weekend celebrating traditional and contemporary Japanese culture
Taiko Drumming • Manga • Tea Ceremonies • J-Rock and Pop • Samurai Sword Fighting • Bonsai • Cosplay Fashion Show • Ikebana Flower Arranging • Hands-on Kids’ Workshops • Nihon Buyo Classical Dance • Puzzle Plaza and More!
Last modified: Apr 10, 2013