2017 Exhibitions & Demonstrations

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2017 Nisei Week Japanese Festival

Calendar of Festival Events as of 7/18/17
Dates and times subject to change.

WEEK 1—AUG 19 – 20

  • Ikebana Flower Arrangement (Ikebana Teachers Association of Southern California) JACCC Doizaki Gallery, 10am–5 pm
  • CA Japanese Ceramics Guild – JACCC Garden Room A
  • Tea Ceremony: Ura Senke School of Tea – JACCC Tea House, 10 am – 5 pm
  • Kimekomi Japanese Dolls – Yukari Kai: Dolls with hand-made and hand-painted porcelain heads and dressed in beautiful Japanese fabric JACCC Garden Room B, 10 am – 5 pm
  • Korean Vets – JACCC Veranda
  • Quilt Show: Little Tokyo Library Quilters – Saturday, August 19; Union Church, 1:00-4:00 pm

WEEK 2—AUG 26 – 27

  • Bonsai Exhibit (Nampu-kai) JACCC Doizaki Gallery
  • Japanese Calligraphy (Beikoku Shodo Kenkyu-kai) – JACCC Garden Room A, 10 am – 4 pm
  • Kimekomi Japanese Dolls (Hirofumi-kai) – JACCC Garden Room B, 11 am – 5 pm
  • Sashiko Embroidery: Embroidery and kimono dressing exhibit with demonstration; open to anyone interested in learning about sashiko, a form of Japanese needlecraft – JACCC Pioneer Center 311, 10 am – 4 pm
  • Kawai Sumie – JACCC Garden Room B
  • U.S. 101 Photo Exhibit – Little Tokyo Towers (Community Room), 10 am – 5 pm
  • Nisei Week Shigin Minami Cal. Shigin Renmei; Quiet Cannon, 9 am to 3:30 pm
  • Taiko Gathering Aug 27, 10:30am – 4pm; JACCC Plaza

 


Events are mostly held at the following locations, unless otherwise noted:

Japanese American National Museum (JANM)
100 N. Central Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90012

Japanese American Cultural & Community Center (JACCC)
244 S. San Pedro Street, Los Angeles, CA 90012

Centenary United Methodist Church
300 S. Central Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90013

DoubleTree by Hilton
120 S. Los Angeles Street, Los Angeles, CA 90012