Utsushi: The Art of Copying

The Center for Japanese is co-sponsoring an all day symposium on Tuesday, October 12 titled Utsushi: The Art of Copying. The symposium is divided into three panel presentations throughout the day, see the attached flyer below for a schedule of events. Speakers include Princess Akiko of Mikasa, faculty members from UHM, the University of British Columbia, Ritsumeikan University, Tama Art University, and curators at the Kyoto and Kyushu National Museums. All panel discussions are free and open to the public but preregistration is required. Please send your name, affiliation, contact information, and email to Kazuko Kameda-Madar at kazukokameda@msn.com before October 2nd. A Closing Reception dinner buffet ($55/person) will be held in the John Young Museum of Art courtyard. For those wishing to attend the Closing Reception please make checks payable to  the Art Symposium Foundation and send with a stamped return envelope to P.O. Box 61483, Honolulu, HI 96839. Tickets to the reception will be mailed immediately. For more information on the symposium please see and download the attached flyer.