BEGIN:VCALENDAR VERSION:2.0 PRODID:-//PYVOBJECT//NONSGML Version 1//EN BEGIN:VEVENT UID:events.uid.5753@www.discovernikkei.org DTSTART:20180920T000000Z DTEND:20180920T000000Z DESCRIPTION:Bonsai's artistic roots go back over a thousand years in Japan\ , and today the art form has spread across cultures\, embracing new plant species and international influences. Through the careful guidance of huma n hands\, miniature bonsai trees flourish into a microcosm of the natural world. At this talk\,&nbsp\;<strong>Julian Velasco</strong>\, professional bonsai artist and former Bonsai Collection curator at the Brooklyn Botani c Garden for 11 years\, joins us to share what makes these exquisite trees so special and how they can help improve our lives by connecting us to na ture.&nbsp\;<em>Followed by a reception.</em>&nbsp\;\n\n<strong>Tickets</s trong>: $15/$12 Japan Society members\, seniors &amp\; students SUMMARY:The Beauty of Bonsai: Culture &amp\; Cultivation URL:/en/events/2018/09/20/the-beauty-of-bonsai-culture-amp-cultivation/ END:VEVENT END:VCALENDAR