BEGIN:VCALENDAR VERSION:2.0 PRODID:-//PYVOBJECT//NONSGML Version 1//EN BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART:20210928T000000Z DTEND:20210928T000000Z DESCRIPTION:Live Webinar\n\nPart of the Living Traditions Series\n\nTuesday \, September 28 at 7‑8:15 pm EDT (4‑5:15 pm PDT) \n\nThe Japanese gar den is not simply a place of beauty\, serenity and contemplation grounded in a long tradition\, but it is also a holistic art form functioning as a place of discovery and innovation that continues to evolve through cross-p ollination with other cultural forms. This talk explores the historical jo urney of one of the world's oldest land art forms and examines its evolvin g relevance to the world. Inviting experts of critical acclaim from variou s creative fields\, this interactive webinar delves into how Japanese land scape design principles and aesthetics have impacted the ways in which mod ern society approaches art and architecture while helping mold the human r elationship with nature. <em>This is the first of the five-part Living Tr aditions webinar series.</em>\n\nSpeakers:\nKendall Brown\, Professor of A sian Art History\, California State University\, Long Beach\nDana Buntrock \, Professor of Architecture\, University of California\, Berkeley\nDakin Hart\, Senior Curator\, The Isamu Noguchi Foundation and Garden Museum\n\n Moderator:\nAki Nakanishi\, Arlene Schnitzer Curator of Culture\, Art\, an d Education\, Portland Japanese Garden\n\nAgenda\n7-8:15 pm EDT (4-5:15 pm PDT)    Discussion and Q&amp\;A\n\nProgram Details: This is a free e vent\, with advance registration required. The program will be live-stream ed through YouTube\, and registrants will receive the viewing link by emai l on the event day. Participants can submit questions through YouTube duri ng the live stream. SUMMARY:The Japanese Garden: Living Classroom of Nature\, Architecture &amp \; Culture URL:/en/events/2021/09/28/the-japanese-garden-living-classroom-of-nature-a/ END:VEVENT END:VCALENDAR