Japanese American National Museum
Los Angeles, CA 90012
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Hello Kitty Panel Discussion
February 22 at 3 a.m. by Siran Babayan
Oshogatsu Family Festival
January 4 at 3 a.m. by Siran Babayan
Though it doesn’t kick in until February, the museum is getting an early start celebrating both the Year of the Sheep and the new year with this family festival. Day-long activities include storytelling, live performances of hip-hop...
Jake Shimabukuro: Life on Four Strings
December 21 at 3 a.m. by Siran Babayan
The museum screens Tadashi Nakamura’s 2012 documentary Jake Shimabukuro: Life on Four Strings. The film follows the life and career of the Hawaiian-born ukulele prodigy, who began playing the instrument at age 4. Shimabukuro has rel...
Christine Yano Discusses Hello Kitty
December 6 at 3 a.m. by Siran Babayan
Can’t get enough of the Hello Kitty craze in L.A. lately? Here’s a scholarly look at the ubiquitous cat icon. In conjunction with the retrospective exhibit, "Hello! Exploring the Supercute World of Hello Kitty," co-curator and autho...