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Fifty Japanese Prints and Paintings

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Portland Japanese Garden
611 SW Kingston Ave

February 15-March 17, 2013


The Portland Japanese Garden will host Evanescent Images: Toko Shinoda Centennial Exhibition. Japanese artist Toko Shinoda, who celebrated her 99th birthday in 2012, is renowned as one of Japan’s foremost modern practitioners of the ancient art of calligraphy. The exhibition will feature 50 works–including calligraphy, lithographs and paintings–from the Tolman Collection in Tokyo. To commemorate the Portland Japanese Garden’s 50th anniversary in 2013, the exhibition comprises one work of art from each year in the Garden’s history, from 1963 to the present.