April Vacation Series: The Arts of Japan
Celebrate hanami, the Japanese custom of enjoying flowers and explore Japanese art and culture. Taiko drumming and lion dances. There are different ongoing activities each day during vacation week, including collaborative art, demonstrations, performances, and a family gallery tour.
Some programs require reservations.
- Drop-in Art Activities
Cherry Blossoms | 11 am–4 pm | Atrium
Transform the Atrium into a beautiful space with flowers.
Kimonos | Noon - 3:30 | Atrium
See various types of kimonos and learn the correct way to wear one. Try one on!.
- Drop-in Art Activity
Design a Paper Kimono | Noon–3:30 pm | Atrium
Learn about Kimono styles and traditions and design your own.
Family Gallery Tour
Rare Objects | 1–1:30 pm | Meet at information desk
Explore special objects on view in the Japanese Art Gallery. For families with children ages 5 and up.