imayo

Jelly Beans-E  EXHIBITION

IMAYŌ: JAPAN’S NEW TRADITIONISTS / SPECIAL EVENTS
(more information about the exhibition)
free and open to the public

Thursday, September 29 / John Young Museum of Art
1:30–3:00 p.m. Workshop on metalwork techniques by sculptor MITSUTA Haruo

Sunday, October 2 / UHM ART Auditorium and The Art Gallery
2:00-3:00 p.m. Public lecture on “tradition” and contemporary Japanese art, by John SZOSTAK, professor of Japanese art history and curator of Imayō
3:00–5:00 p.m. Opening reception

Monday, October 3 / Doris Duke Theater, Honolulu Museum of Art
4:00–5:00 p.m. Artist talk/technical lecture on yuzen dyeing methods by textile artist ISHII Tōru

Wednesday, October 5 / John Young Museum of Art
3:00–5:00 p.m. Public lecture by sculptor TANADA Kōji

Sunday, October 9 / UHM ART Auditorium and The Art Gallery
2:00-3:00 p.m. Gallery walk-through with John SZOSTAK, professor of Japanese art history and curator of Imayō

Thursday, October 13 / Honolulu Museum of Art
Imayō: Japan’s New Traditionists opens at the Honolulu Museum of Art

Friday, October 14 / UHM Art Auditorium
5:30–7:00 p.m. Public lecture The Past as Future in Japanese Contemporary Art by John CARPENTER, curator of Japanese Art, The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Thursday, October 20 / John Young Museum of Art
3:00–4:30 p.m. Artist talk by painter KIMURA Ryōko

Friday, October 21 / UHM Art Building, room #101
3:00–4:30 p.m. Workshop on the lacquer arts and the lacquering process by lacquer artist SOMEYA Satoshi

Thursday, November 10 / UHM, Moore Hall, room 258
3:00–4:30 p.m. Public lecture Japanese Art and the Global Stage Notes from the Nineteenth Century by Chelsea FOXWELL, associate professor of Japanese Art History, University of Chicago (co-sponsor: UH Center for Japanese Studies)

Tuesday, November 22 / UHM Art Building, room 101
5:00–6:30 p.m. Public lecture Kōjutsu: ’Fine Technique’ in Contemporary Japanese Art by IKEUCHI Tsutomu, curator and gallery owner of Roentogenwerke Art Gallery, Tokyo

Wednesday, November 23 / UHM Art Building, The Art Gallery
1:00–2:00 p.m. Gallery walk-through of Imayō: Japan’s New Traditionists by IKEUCHI Tsutomu, curator and gallery owner of Roentogenwerke Art Gallery, Tokyo

Tuesday, November 29 / UHM Art Building, room #314
3:30 – 5:00 p.m. Workshop on the use of East Asian mineral pigments by painter YAMAMOTO Tarō

Wednesday, November 30 / Honolulu Museum of Art, Doris Duke Theater
3:30 – 5:00 p.m. Round-table discussion: Tradition: What’s the Use? Participants: Glenn ADAMSON, craft theorist and former director of the Museum of Arts And Design, NYC; Jaimey HAMILTON-FARIS, professor of Critical Theory and Contemporary Art, UHM; YAMAMOTO Tarō, painter and professor of Fine Arts, Akita University of Art

Hours & Admission for Imayō: Japan’s New Traditionists:
The Art Gallery:
Mon.-Fri. 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Sun. 12:00 – 4:00 pm
Closed: Saturdays; Election Day, Nov. 8; Veterans Day, Nov. 11; Thanksgiving Day, Nov. 24; non-instructional day, Nov. 25.
Free admission. Donations are appreciated. Parking fees may apply.

Honolulu Museum of Art:
Tues. – Sat. 10:00 am – 4:30 pm
Sun. 1:00 – 5:00 pm
Closed: Mondays; Thanksgiving Day, Nov. 24; Christmas, Dec. 25.
Admission: Adults – $10; Age 17 and under – free; Members – free.
Free days: Bank of Hawaii Family Sundays: Third Sunday of the month, 11:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.; First Wednesday of every month

Image:
Imayō logo.
Designed by Chae Ho Lee.