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'Chiura Obata: American Modern'

Daily, November 27, 2019 - May 25, 2020
From: 11:30 AM to 7:00 PM

Chiura Obata (1885–1975) is one of the most significant Japanese American artists working in the United States in the last century. Obata’s seemingly effortless synthesis of different art traditions defies the usual division between “East” and “West.” Chiura Obata: American Modernpresents the most comprehensive survey of his rich and varied body of work to date with more than 150 paintings and personal effects, many of which are on public display for the first time. 

Event Location

Smithsonian American Art Museum
8th & G St. NW,
Washington, DC 20004
Penn Quarter/Chinatown

Admission: Free


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