UMMA Dialogue: Think Japan, Act Global with Curator Natsu Oyobe and Professor Franc Nunoo-Quarcoo

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March 9th
5:30-7pm
This program is free and open to the public. Seating is first come, first served. On the occasion of the UMMA exhibition Red Circle: Designing Japan in Contemporary Posters, and to commemorate the gift of nearly 100 posters by the three artists from the DNP Foundation for Cultural Promotion, UMMA's Curator of Asian Art, Natsu Oyobe, will talk with Franc Nunoo-Quarcoo, graphic designer and professor at the Stamps School of Art and Design, about the significance of these artists and their global exchange in the field of graphic design, as well as, take a closer look at the powerful language of simple forms, vivid color, and humor that they employed to foster a deeper understanding of the different faces of Japan and its long cultural history.
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Add to Calendar 03/09/2018 America/Detroit UMMA Dialogue: Think Japan, Act Global with Curator Natsu Oyobe and Professor Franc Nunoo-Quarcoo This program is free and open to the public. Seating is first come, first served. On the occasion of the UMMA exhibition Red Circle: Designing Japan in Contemporary Posters, and to commemorate the gift of nearly 100 posters by the three artists from the DNP Foundation for Cultural Promotion, UMMA's Curator of Asian Art, Natsu Oyobe, will talk with Franc Nunoo-Quarcoo, graphic designer and professor at the Stamps School of Art and Design, about the significance of these artists and their global exchange in the field of graphic design, as well as, take a closer look at the powerful language of simple forms, vivid color, and humor that they employed to foster a deeper understanding of the different faces of Japan and its long cultural history. 525 South State St. , Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 aBiAKdWFvzLJBiabzmaP28799 MM/DD/YYYY
Tickets:
Ticket Prices, Admission, Fees: FREE
Phone for tickets/more information: (734) 764-0395
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Website for tickets/more information: http://umma.umich.edu/events/4330/umma-dialogue-think-japan-act-global-japanese-graphic-design-postwar-period-curator
Parking Cost and Availability:
Parking is available in garages on Maynard and South Forest, with metered parking on adjacent streets.
Accessibility Information:
All of UMMA’s public areas and galleries are wheelchair accessible.
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