JUSFC40 – JUSFC Supports the Arts from Coast to Coast

January 14, 2016 

The Japan-U.S. Friendship Commission is delighted to support two dynamic exhibitions at the San Jose Museum of Art and the Philadelphia Museum of Art.

New Stories from the Edge of AsiaTabaimo: Her Room at the San Jose Museum of Art will run from February 6 through August 21, 2016. This is the first major museum exhibition in the United States of the work of world-renowned Japanese artist, Tabaimo.

International Pop at the Philadelphia Museum of Art runs February 24 through May 15, 2016. The exhibition chronicles Pop art’s emergence as an international movement, migrating from the United Kingdom and the United States to western and eastern Europe, Latin America, and Japan.

The Japan-U.S. Friendship Commission is marking its 40th anniversary through 2016. The Commission has spent the last four decades supporting the U.S.-Japan relationship through public policy, arts, culture, and educational exchanges.