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One of On Kawara’s “Today” series date paintings at the Art Institute of Chicago.

Conceptual Artist On Kawara Dies at 81

NEW YORK — On Kawara, a conceptual artist who for over …

Detail from one of Ushiro’s pieces
on exhibit at GR2.

Ushiro’s ‘Whispers’ Through July 30 at Giant Robot 2

Edwin Ushiro’s “Gathering Whispers,” now on exhibit at Giant Robot …

From left, honorees Victor Fukuhara, Nancy Kikuchi, Tadashi Shoji, Anne Namba and Michael Okamura with Leslie Ito, JACCC president and CEO, and Henry Ota, chairman of the JACCC board.

Fashion Icons Honored at JACCC Gala

By GWEN MURANAKA, Rafu English Editor-in-Chief
Chic and elegant, Anne Namba …

Toshiba’s RC-10 rice cooker.

Celebrating Contemporary Japanese Design

The Japan Foundation will present the exhibition “Japanese Design To­day …

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JACCC to Present Chairman’s, Pacific Pioneer, Community Spirit Awards

The Japanese American Cultural and Community Center will hold its …


Murakami-Iyer Conversation at the Orpheum

In anticipation of the museum opening, The Broad is holding …

E.O. 9066, Series 23: “I Pledge Allegiance,” watercolor,  22"x30"

Mary Higuchi’s Paintings on Display at ECC

The month of May is designated as …

Reiko Yoshimoto shows one of her chigiri-e works now on display as part of her collection at the Visual Art Center in Visalia. (Photo by Grace Yoshimoto)

Monterey Park’s Reiko Yoshimoto Opens Chigiri-e Exhibit

VISALIA — A collection of work by chigiri-e artist Reiko Yoshimoto …

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Tajiri’s Touch and Talk at Gallery Mujo

Tomiyo Tajiri, wayasashi expert and origami craft artist, recognizes from …

QPop co-owner Chris Mitchell, left, welcomes some of the throngs of visitors on Saturday night.

‘Sailor Moon’ Event Through April 20 at QPop

In honor of the 20th anniver­sary of the popular cartoon …