BEGIN:VCALENDAR VERSION:2.0 PRODID:-//PYVOBJECT//NONSGML Version 1//EN BEGIN:VEVENT UID:events.uid.4988@www.discovernikkei.org DTSTART:20150620T000000Z DTEND:20151011T000000Z DESCRIPTION:Mingei refers to &ldquo\;hand-crafted art of ordinary people.&r dquo\; It celebrates the beauty and quiet humility in everyday\, ordinary and utilitarian objects created by often unknown craftsmen. This exhibit i ncludes over 100 works from throughout Japan: charming items of daily use made of wood\, bamboo\, paper\, straw\, shell\, lacquers\, clay\, metal\, stone\, and other materials.\n\n<a href="http://centre.nikkeiplace.org/min gei-exhibit/" target="_blank">http://centre.nikkeiplace.org/mingei-exhibit /</a>\n\nMingei Public Programs are free and open to the public.\n\nSaturd ay\, June 27\, 3-5pm\, Artist Talk + Opening Celebration with Amaury Sait- Gilles\n\nSaturday\, July 26\, 12-4pm\, Make Your Own Mingei Family Day\n\ nSaturday\, September 12\, 3pm\, The Tales of Mingei: folklore behind the folk art with Dr. Jan Walls\n\nSaturday\, September 26\, 12-4pm\, Culture Days\, Make Your Own Mingei &amp\; Mikoshi Talk SUMMARY:Mingei: Japan's Enduring Folk Arts URL:/en/events/2015/06/20/mingei-japans-enduring-folk-arts/ END:VEVENT END:VCALENDAR