BEGIN:VCALENDAR VERSION:2.0 PRODID:-//PYVOBJECT//NONSGML Version 1//EN BEGIN:VEVENT UID:events.uid.4488@www.discovernikkei.org DTSTART:20140111T000000Z DTEND:20140323T000000Z DESCRIPTION:January 11 to March 23\, 2014\n\nTuesday-Sunday\, 11:00am-5:00p m\n\nAdmission : donation\n\nUkiyoe artists from the 1800s Japan demonstra ted superb woodblock-carving techniques and created compelling prints that are internationally recognized.\n\nWorks by master ukiyoe artists that ar e rarely shown in North America will be on display at the West Vancouver M useum and the Nikkei National Museum in Burnaby.\n\nOver a hundred ukiyoe prints have been selected from the private collection of Mr. Shinichi Inag aki in Tokyo\, Japan for these exhibitions.\n\nMany of Mr. Inagaki&rsquo\; s prints from the Edo (1603-1868)&nbsp\; to Meiji&nbsp\; (1868-1912) perio ds depict parodies\, puzzling expressions of humour\, playful interpretati on of mythologies and twisted ghost stories\, as well as the everyday char m of ordinary people and fascinating Japanese traditions. SUMMARY:Ukiyoe Spectacular -Japanese Woodblock Prints from the 1800s- URL:/en/events/2014/01/11/ukiyoe-spectacular-japanese-woodblock-prints-fro/ END:VEVENT END:VCALENDAR