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Kanreki: A 60 year Journey
August 28, 2016 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Kanreki: A 60 Year Journey The 60th CWAJ Exhibition of Contemporary Japanese Prints June 26 – September 14 $5 admission/ members and children free Opening reception: June 26, 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm Self-guided tour for adults available and fun printed guide to the exhibition for caregiver and children. The 60th anniversary CWAJ print show features more than 200 contemporary Japanese prints by established and emerging artists. Selected by international printmaking scholars in Japan, the prints encompass diverse techniques from traditional woodblock, to intaglio, lithography, etching, aquatint, silkscreen and more contemporary digital innovations. The show debuted in Tokyo in 2015 and Highfield Hall & Gardens is its exclusive U.S venue. Since its inception in 1956, the College Women’s Association of Japan’s print show has become a highly acclaimed and internationally recognized exhibition. Proceeds from the sale of the prints support Highfield’s programs and the CWAJ scholarship fund. This exhibition is sponsored by Michaels Arts & Crafts.