Art, Design & Architecture Museum
$170,111
Santa Barbara, California
2017

To support Chiura Obata: A California Modern, an exhibition presenting the first survey of the art of Chiura Obata, a Japanese American artist whose work illuminates both Japanese artistic traditions and American modernism. Along with the organizing venue, the exhibition will be on view at the Utah Museum of Fine Arts (University of Utah, Salt Lake City), the Smithsonian American Art Museum (Washington, DC) and the Okayama Prefectural Museum (Okayama City, Japan). A catalogue published in English- and Japanese-language editions accompanies the exhibition.