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BEAUTY IN USE: CELEBRATING JAPANESE CULTURAL TRADITIONS

June 27, 2019 - June 27, 2019
  • Location: Charles W. Lamar Studio
  • 1000 College Blvd., bldg. 15 (follow main road east)
  • Pensacola, FL 32504
  • (850) 484-2563 phone
  • Time: 8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
  • Admission: Admission is free and open to the public

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BEAUTY IN USE: CELEBRATING JAPANESE CULTURAL TRADITIONS
JANUARY 22–JUNE 27, 2019

OPENING RECEPTION — THURSDAY, JANUARY 31, 6–8 P.M.; LIVE CALLIGRAPHY PERFORMANCE AND ARTIST TALKS BEGIN AT 6:30 P.M.

Two Japanese artists from Wakayama Prefecture will exhibit artwork in the Lamar Studio, opening the 2019 exhibition season. Master Potter Mr. Masayoshi Shimizu will exhibit traditional handmade pottery, along with artist, Mr. Taisan Tanaka’s contemporary calligraphy.

MASAYOSHI SHIMIZU
The essence of Mr. Shimizu’s pottery is revealed when people use his bowls, platters, and vessels in their daily lives. The beauty is in its use.

TAISAN TANAKA
Mr. Tanaka is a contemporary Japanese artist specializing in calligraphy infused with live performance.

Gallery Hours: Monday–Thursday, 8 a.m.–9 p.m., Friday, 8 a.m.–4 p.m., Closed Saturday–Sunday
For more information, please call the Gallery, 850-484-2563 or Join our email list: gallery@pensacolastate.edu
Tours are available with prior arrangements.