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    • The White House Collection: Artistic Diversity & Isamu Noguchi Acquisition
      SPECIAL EVENT

      The White House Collection: Artistic Diversity & Isamu Noguchi Acquisition

      Tuesday, December 1, 10 AM

      The White House Historical Association will host a brief, two-panel symposium on "The History of Diverse Artists in the White House Collection" on Tuesday, December 1, at 10:00am EST.
    • From Here to There
      EXHIBITION

      From Here to There

      Thursday, September 24 — Thursday, January 21

      From Here to There is Japan Society's first online, commissioned project initiated as a testing ground for artistic practice, discussion, and production. This exhibition introduces the work of Nobutaka Aozaki, Hanako Murakami, and Aki Sasamoto, three visual artists whose new projects reckon with time, place, and context.
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    • Japanese for Kids
      FAMILY

      Japanese for Kids

      Sunday, September 27 — Sunday, December 13

      Learn Japanese through a series of fun, interactive course designed just for kids! This fall, we are offering new exploratory sessions for children ages 3-5 and 6-10.
    • Manga for Intermediates: Building Blocks for Artists
      STUDENTS

      Manga for Intermediates: Building Blocks for Artists

      Tuesday, September 29 — Tuesday, December 8

      With this ten-session course, aspiring manga artists can elevate their craft with the introduction of intermediate techniques, basic formatting, and specialized tools used in manga design. Manga artists will guide students to develop their designs and unique style through demonstration and personal attention.
    • Manga for Beginners: Basics for Aspiring Artists
      STUDENTS

      Manga for Beginners: Basics for Aspiring Artists

      Wednesday, September 30 — Wednesday, December 9

      With this series, manga enthusiasts can transform their imaginations into their very own manga. This ten-session course for beginner artists will establish the basic drawing skills, character design and story development needed for manga design.
    • Japanese History through the Lenses of Arts, Design & Pop Culture
      EDUCATORS

      Japanese History through the Lenses of Arts, Design & Pop Culture

      Friday, October 9 — Saturday, December 5

      Teachers will explore how different types of visual forms have been used from pre-modern to contemporary Japanese history, and how these visual primary sources can engage their students.
    • An Ant Strikes Back
      FILM

      An Ant Strikes Back

      Friday, October 23 — Thursday, December 31

      Documentary filmmaker Tokachi Tsuchiya follows a moving company employee who takes action to change his illegal and humiliating conditions at work.
      Rent
    • Edo Avant Garde
      FILM

      Edo Avant Garde

      Friday, October 23 — Thursday, December 31

      A mesmerizing documentary that reveals the pivotal role Japanese artists of the Edo era played in setting the stage for the “modern art” movement in the West.
      Rent
    • Tomoyasu Murata: Stop Motion Master
      FILM

      Tomoyasu Murata: Stop Motion Master

      Friday, October 30 — Friday, January 22

      Two decades of boundary-breaking stop motion animated films from one of Japan's most prolific independent animation artists, Tomoyasu Murata.
      Rent
    • Get to Know Japan: Kanagawa
      SERIES

      Get to Know Japan: Kanagawa

      Monday, November 2 — Sunday, January 31

       
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