BEGIN:VCALENDAR VERSION:2.0 PRODID:-//PYVOBJECT//NONSGML Version 1//EN BEGIN:VEVENT UID:events.uid.3684@www.discovernikkei.org DTSTART:20120420T000000Z DTEND:20121007T000000Z DESCRIPTION:Gajin Fujita (born 1972) is a Japanese American artist whose wo rk combines elements of traditional Japanese ukiyo-e art with contemporary American street art and Pop art\, among other influences.\n\nA native of Los Angeles\, Fujita has been steadily gaining international recognition s ince his first solo gallery exhibition a decade ago. The exhibition at Pac ific Asia Museum will be his first solo museum exhibition on the west coas t\, and is timed to coincide with the exhibition <em>Masterpieces of Tsuki oka Yoshitoshi</em>\, opening May 18\, since Fujita's work shares many int eresting parallels with the work of the earlier master concerning composit ional approaches\, the struggle of man in nature\, attention to finished s urfaces of the work\, and a featuring of Japanese folklore and tales of va lor and the supernatural.\n\nWenesday - Sunday:&nbsp\;10am - 6pm\n\nClosed Monday &amp\; Tuesday\n\nAdmission\n$9 Adults\, $7 Students and Seniors\n Free for children 11 and under\nFree admission every 4th Friday of the mon th\n\nFor more information\, contact 626-449-2742 or visit the&nbsp\;<a hr ef="http://app.expressemailmarketing.com/get.link?linkid=3794025&amp\;subs criberid=198943869&amp\;campaignid=1050378&amp\;linkurl=http%3a%2f%2fwww.p acificasiamuseum.org%2f" target="_blank">website</a> SUMMARY:Gajin Fujita: Ukiyo-e in Contemporary Painting URL:/en/events/2012/04/20/gajin-fujita-ukiyo-e-in-contemporary-painting/ END:VEVENT END:VCALENDAR