KARESANSUI: RAKING DEMONSTRATION

KARESANSUI: RAKING DEMONSTRATION Karesansui or dry landscape garden, is founded on Zen ideology using carefully composed rock arrangements and gravel or sand.  A karesansui is carefully raked to represent characteristics of water such as currents and waves while boulder arrangements may be interpreted as islands.  Learn about our Late Rock Garden and observe how the raking can be a practice in mindfulness and meditation. COST  FREE with paid admission to the museum TIME  10:30am LOCATION Late Rock Garden Demonstration Dates Friday, Dec. 13, 2019 Saturday, Feb. 22, 2020 Friday, Mar. 27, 2020 …

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Educational Programming Registration Opens

Educational Programming Registration Opens Click on the Cultural Program Tab on our website to view all of our offerings.  Special programs includes: films, lecture and presentations. 12:01AM, Wednesday, August 1, 2018 Google iCalendar

Strokes of Genius: Artistry and Music with Yasunori Kimata

Strokes of Genius: Artistry and Music with Yasunori Kimata Underwritten by the JM Foundation, Sushi Republic Restaurant and Renaissance Hotel DATE  Friday, February 23, 2018 TIME  7:00pm, museum doors reopen at 6:00pm PRICE  $20 (members $15) LOCATION  Morikami Theater Advance ticket purchase required   Join up-and-coming artist Yasunori Kimata for an evening of art, music and the mastery of the brush. An artist with many talents, Kimata is in his element as he paints live. See art come to life before your eyes, accompanied by the heart-pounding rhythms of taiko drumming by Fushu Daiko …

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KOTO DEMONSTRATION

KOTO DEMONSTRATION 12:00PM, Saturday, February 3, 2018 Google iCalendar from $5 with paid admission to the museum

Film Screening – “American Pastime” movie

Film Screening – “American Pastime” movie Underwritten by the JM Foundation. Discussion led by Producer Kerry Yo Nakagawa. ABOUT THE FILM American Pastime is a powerful, inspiring drama set in the 1940’s U.S. concentration camps, about a Japanese American family, whose love of country, jazz music and baseball help them find strength to survive indignity and injustice. Audience favorite winner of the Asian American Film Festival in San Francisco with themes of redemption, tolerance, patriotism and especially humanity. “American Pastime is a crowd-pleaser…”  Dennis Harvey, Daily Variety “The movie culminates in a …

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KOTO DEMONSTRATION

Japanese Traditional Instrument KOTO DEMONSTRATION 12:00PM, Saturday, January 28, 2017 Google iCalendar $5 12:00PM, Saturday, February 3, 2018 Google iCalendar $5 12:00PM, Saturday, March 30, 2019 Google iCalendar $5 12:00PM, Saturday, April 11, 2020 Google iCalendar $5

KIMONO CULTURE DEMONSTRATION

KIMONO CULTURE DEMONSTRATION 11:00AM, Saturday, January 27, 2018 Google iCalendar from $5 with paid admission to the museum 11:00AM, Saturday, January 26, 2019 Google iCalendar from $5 with paid admission to the museum 11:00AM, Saturday, January 25, 2020 Google iCalendar from $5 with paid admission to the museum

THE WAY OF TEA: SADO DEMONSTRATION

THE WAY OF TEA: SADO DEMONSTRATION   12:00PM, Saturday, October 22, 2016 Google iCalendar $5 12:00PM, Saturday, November 19, 2016 Google iCalendar $5 12:00PM, Saturday, December 17, 2016 Google iCalendar $5 12:00PM, Saturday, February 25, 2017 Google iCalendar $5 12:00PM, Saturday, March 18, 2017 Google iCalendar $5 12:00PM, Saturday, April 15, 2017 Google iCalendar $5 12:00PM, Saturday, May 20, 2017 Google iCalendar $5 12:00PM, Saturday, June 17, 2017 Google iCalendar $5 12:00PM, Saturday, October 14, 2017 Google iCalendar $5 12:00PM, Saturday, November 18, 2017 Google iCalendar $5 12:00PM, Saturday, December 16, 2017 …

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