BEGIN:VCALENDAR VERSION:2.0 PRODID:-//PYVOBJECT//NONSGML Version 1//EN BEGIN:VEVENT UID:events.uid.1418@www.discovernikkei.org DTSTART:20060605T000000Z DTEND:20060614T000000Z DESCRIPTION:[inline:1]\n<em>EMBASSY OF PERU</em>\n<strong>News Release</str ong>\n\nTOKYO\, May 15\, 2006 – The Embassy of Peru announces an individ ual exhibition of works of the distinguished Japanese-Peruvian painter Eri ka Nakasone. “In Japan: 2003 to 2006\,” as the exhibition is titled\, will be held June 5 to 14\, 2006\, in the residence of the Embassy and wil l be open to the public\, by telephone appointment\, during weekdays.\n\nB orn in Lima\, Erika Nakasone is Peruvian of Japanese descent. In 1995\, sh e graduated from Peru’s School of Fine Arts\, receiving the Gold Medal f or outstanding achievement in her painting specialty. Her work has been sh own widely\, both in Peru and abroad. In 2001\, the Prefecture of Okinawa awarded her a scholarship to pursue studies in Japanese painting\, and\, i n 2002\, Japan’s Agency for Cultural Affairs granted her a further schol arship as Invited Artist. It was as a result of the latter award that Ms. Nakasone could continue her probe for a visual and integral language that is both her own and fitting of her Japanese-Peruvian identity\, a probe sh e began as a student at the School of Fine Arts of Peru.\n\nThe Embassy of Peru has the pleasure of organizing this exhibition and regards Erika Nak asone’s work as strong contribution to the cultural\, historic\, and hum an bridge that unites Japan and Peru.\n\n\n<strong>Exhibition Details:</st rong>\nDates: June 5 to 14\, 2006 (except Saturdays and Sundays)\nTime: 10 :00 a.m. to 1 p.m.\, and 2 p.m. to 5 p.m.\nReservations: Telephone 03-3406 -4243\n\nLocation: \nResidence of the Embassy of Peru\nHigashi 4-4-27\, Sh ibuya-ku\, Tokyo 150-0011\n\nAccess: \nBus 3 from Shibuya Station\, East E xit. Get off at the stop for “Kokugakuin University” and walk back 50 meters. SUMMARY:Exhibition: Erika Nakasone from June 5 to 14\, 2006 in Tokyo URL:/en/events/2006/06/05/exhibition-erika-nakasone-from-june-5-to-14-2006- i/ END:VEVENT END:VCALENDAR