TEA DAY | お茶の日

Celebrate the culture of the wide world of tea at Morikami! Tea Day includes tea tasting, storytelling for the family, and Tea Talks—a lecture series with green tea experts Candice Kumai and ITO EN’s Rona Tison.

Speaker Spotlight: Kendall Brown’s Delirious Japan

 How long ago did you begin the curation process for Deco Japan: Shaping Art and Culture, 1920–1945? A: I first saw the Levenson collection on a trip to Florida in February 2005, a dozen years before the Morikami opening. I started working closely with Bob Levenson in 2009, conceptualizing the thematic categories of the exhibition so he could collect works that would bolster these areas.  What inspired you to curate this exhibition? A: I was struck by the great quality of the work, the diversity of media, the breadth and depth of social themes …

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