Contemporary Japanese Crafts Exhibit

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 2, 2012 Contact: Steve Goldman (415) 356-2464; The Consulate General of Japan in San Francisco and the Japan Foundation, in cooperation with the San Francisco Public Library present… Contemporary Japanese Crafts Exhibit WHEN: Saturday, May 12, 2012 through Tuesday, June 19, 2012 WHERE: San Francisco Public Library International Center, 3rd Floor 100 Larkin St. San Francisco, CA 94102 (415) 557-4400 ADMISSION: Free and open to the public. ABOUT: Contemporary Japanese Crafts Exhibit:An exhibit featuring examples of original works by contemporary Japanese artists displaying a wide variety of crafts including ceramics, dyed fabrics and lacquer ware. Although many of the pieces display a creative fusion of Japanese and Western artistic traditions, the theme and sensibility underlying these works is Japanese. For more information on this exhibit please contact Steve Goldman at the Consulate General of Japan at: 415-356-2464.

May 2, 2012