Film – Kurara: The Dazzling Life of Hokusai’s Daughter
Friday, March 31 @ noon
Is a legend born, or made? This film tells the story of the daughter of Japanese painter Hokusai, who assisted her famed father in his old age and developed her own painting style based on her love of ‘kurara’ dazzling colors. Follow the trials and triumphs, loves and losses of an oft-overlooked tour de force in Japanese art history. Japanese with English subtitles. (2018)
1 hour 13 minutes
This film is offered in conjunction with The Floating World of Ukiyo-e until April 7, and in celebration of Women’s History Month. All are welcome. Refreshments will be served beginning at 11:45 a.m.