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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MORIKAMI GOES…

Trip to Portland MORIKAMI GOES…       12:00AM, Thursday, March 5, 2020 Google iCalendar

Paper-cutting with Hiromi Moneyhun

Guest Artist Workshop Paper-cutting with Hiromi Moneyhun Sponsored by Batchelor Foundation and Residence Inn Boca Raton by Marriott Join guest artist Hiromi Moneyhun to create a unique piece of kirie (paper cut) artwork. Be introduced to her intricate style and her inspiration to create her whimsical and bold artwork. Learn special cutting techniques and get the chance to create your own paper cut artwork to take home. In December, participants will create a one-of-a-kind kirie holiday ornament for their home or to gift to someone special. A kyo uchiwa is a type …

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Travel to Japan: Intro to Language and Culture

Workshop Travel to Japan: Intro to Language and Culture Traveling to Japan?  This one-day workshop (6-hours) will offer you a basic introduction into Japanese language and culture.  Learn how to ask directions or how to order food and much more.  Feel more confident while visiting the Land of the Rising Sun. 2019-2020 SCHEDULE WORKSHOP DETAILS TIME  9:30 am -12:00 pm, break, 1:00 pm – 4:30 pm Workshop 1  Saturday, October 12, 2019 Workshop 2  Saturday, April 18, 2020 PRICE  $90 per session LOCATION Oki Education Center   9:30AM, Saturday, October 12, 2019 Google …

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MARY AND THE WITCH’S FLOWER

Morikami Film Series MARY AND THE WITCH’S FLOWER Sponsored by The Rubens Family Foundation A film by Hiromasa Yonebayashi DATE  Saturday, July 11, 2020 TIME   11:00am (dubbed in English)               2:00pm (In Japanese, subtitled in English) RUN TIME  102 min. RELEASE DATE  2018 RATING  PG COST $5 with paid museum admission LOCATION  Morikami Theater From Academy Award® -nominated Hiromasa Yonebayashi – animator on Studio Ghibli masterpieces Spirited Away, Howl’s Moving Castle, and Ponyo, and director of When Marnie Was There and The Secret World of Arrietty– comes …

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MODEST HEROES: PONOC SHORT FILMS THEATRE, VOLUME 1

Morikami Film Series MODEST HEROES: PONOC SHORT FILMS THEATRE, VOLUME 1 Sponsored by The Rubens Family Foundation A film by Hiromasa Yonebayashi, Yoshiyuki Momose, and Akihiko Yamashita DATE Saturday, June 13, 2020 TIME   11:00am (dubbed in English)               2:00pm (In Japanese, subtitled in English) RUN TIME  53 min. RELEASE DATE  2019 RATING  Not Rated COST $5 with paid museum admission LOCATION  Morikami Theater Studio Ponoc, the new animation studio founded by two-time Academy Award® nominee Yoshiaki Nishimura (The Tale of The Princess Kaguya, When Marnie Was There) …

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LU OVER THE WALL

Morikami Film Series LU OVER THE WALL Sponsored by The Rubens Family Foundation A film by Masaaki Yuasa DATE  Sunday, May 10, 2020 TIME   11:00am (dubbed in English)               2:00pm (In Japanese, subtitled in English) RUN TIME  107 min. RELEASE DATE  2017 RATING  Not Rated COST $5 with paid museum admission LOCATION  Morikami Theater From visionary anime auteur Masaaki Yuasa comes a joyously hallucinogenic but family-friendly take on the classic fairy tale about a little mermaid who comes ashore to join a middle-school rock band and propel …

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SHOPLIFTERS

Morikami Film Series SHOPLIFTERS Sponsored by JM Family Enterprises A film by Kore-Eda Hirokazu DATE  Friday, April 24, 2020 TIME  7:00pm (Museum doors reopen at 6pm) RUN TIME  121 min. RELEASE DATE  2018 RATING  R COST  $7 (members $5) LOCATION  Morikami Theater On the margins of Tokyo, a dysfunctional band of outsiders are united by fierce loyalty, a penchant for petty theft and playful grifting. When the young son is arrested, secrets are exposed that upend their tenuous, below-the-radar existence and test their quietly radical belief that it is love—not blood—that defines a …

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WELCOME TO THE SPACE SHOW

Morikami Film Series WELCOME TO THE SPACE SHOW Sponsored by The Rubens Family Foundation A film by Kōji Masunari & Masaaki Yuasa DATE  Sunday, February 23, 2020 TIME  11:00 am (dubbed in English)    2:00 pm (In Japanese, subtitled in English) RUN TIME  136 min. RELEASE DATE  2010 RATING  Not Rated COST  $5 with paid museum admission LOCATION  Morikami Theater It seems like just another lazy summer is in store for Amane and her older cousin Natsuki. Lolling about the Japanese countryside, the days are blithe and boundless. But boredom quickly vanishes when …

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MIRAI

Morikami Film Series MIRAI Sponsored by The Rubens Family Foundation A film by Mamoru Hosoda TIME 11:00 am (dubbed in English)   2:00 pm (In Japanese, subtitled in English) RUN TIME 98 min., 2018 RATING  PG COST $5 with paid museum admission   (FREE for members as part Member Appreciation Weekend) LOCATION Morikami Theater From acclaimed director Mamoru Hosoda (Summer Wars, Wolf Children) and Japan’s Studio Chizu comes MIRAI, a daringly original story of love passed down through generations. When four-year-old Kun meets his new baby sister, his world is turned upside down. Named …

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FIREWORKS

Film Series FIREWORKS Sponsored by The Rubens Family Foundation Friday, October 4, 2019 A film by Akiyuki Shinbō & Nobuyuki Takeuchi TIME   7:00pm (Museum doors reopen at 6pm) RUN TIME 90 min. RELEASE DATE 2017 RATING Not Rated In Japanese, subtitled in English COST $7 (members $5) LOCATION Morikami Theater Producer Genki Kawamura follows up his mega-hit Your Name with another tale of star-crossed teenage lovers with a sci-fi fantasy twist. Shy Norimichi and fast-talking Yusuke, are goo-goo-eyed over the same elusive classmate, Nazuna. But Nazuna, unhappy over her mother’s decision to remarry …

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