Cherry Blossom Festival
Textures of Influence
Twentieth Century Japanese Prints in the Collection of the University of Maryland University College
University of Maryland University College will exhibit Textures of Influence: Twentieth Century Japanese Prints from March 28 to July 26, 2003 at the new Edison Place Gallery located in the PEPCO Building, 701 9th Street, N.W. in downtown Washington, D.C. (Gallery entrance on 8th Street).
Local Japanese print collectors have joined with University of Maryland University College and PEPCO to provide a comprehensive view of the 20th century Japanese print from its 18th and 19th century roots to present day. The exhibit consists of about 80 Japanese prints by different artists, such as Saito Sekino and Munakata.
The exhibit opening will be on March 28 from noon to 8 p.m. After March 28, the exhibit will be open Monday through Friday, from noon to 5 p.m. The exhibit will also be open on Saturday, March 29 and Saturday, April 5 from noon to 5 p.m as part of the Cherry Blossom Festival celebration. A commercial parking garage is located in the building with the entrance on 8th Street adjacent to the gallery.
Friday, April 10–Sunday, August 30, 2015
UMUC Arts Program:
Out and About in Virginia
Love art? Sign up for a daylong art trip to three cities in Virginia: Richmond, Hampton, and Newport News. This Southern Odyssey tour is Saturday, June 6, 2015, 6:30 a.m.–9:30 p.m.
The cost, $125 per person, includes round-trip transportation, continental breakfast and lunch, a private tour of Hampton University Museum, plus studio visits in three cities: Richmond, Hampton, and Newport News.