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AsiaAlive: Japanese Bamboo Arts

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© Courtesy of Asian Art Museum of San Francisco
AsiaAlive: Japanese Bamboo Arts

200 Larkin St.
San Francisco, CA 94102
January 29th, 2009 - February 8th, 2009

QUICK FACTS
WEBSITE:  
http://www.asianart.org/
NEIGHBORHOOD:  
Union Square/Civic Center
EMAIL:  
members@asianart.org
PHONE:  
415.581.3500
OPEN HOURS:  
Tue-Wed, Fri-Sun 10-5; Thu (Jan-Oct) 10-9; Thu (Nov-Dec) 10-5; closed Mon
TAGS:  
japanese, Bamboo, Art

DESCRIPTION

 

Master Japanese bamboo artist Tanaka Kyokusho demonstrates his bamboo art. The artist mixes traditional bamboo techniques with a contemporary sensibility to create a unique style of his own. Watch the demonstration and learn to weave a pattern with various materials such as paper and raffia.

Watch a four-minute excerpt from a video about this artist.

Watch a seven-minute video about Lloyd Cotsen's Japanese basket collection at the Asian Art Museum.

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