Grades 6-12 | Nikkei National Museum presents Safe | Home - The Japanese-Canadian Experience Expressed Through History, Culture, and Art - May 4, 2023 2:10pm Eastern Time
About this event:
Learn about the Japanese-Canadian experience as expressed through the true story of the Vancouver Asahi baseball team. See items belonging to Asahi team members that show their lives in 1920s and 1930s Vancouver, and explore artworks by contemporary Japanese-Canadian artist Kellen Hatanaka. Hatanaka’s artworks use the Asahi story as inspiration to express a uniquely Japanese Canadian culture that combines influences from Japan and Canada. This tour combines history, culture, and contemporary art.
This is a new program.
Program duration is 30 to 40 minutes.
Social Studies, World History, Cultural Studies, The Arts, Visual Arts