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Rinpa style: Japanese art and design

Symposium in conjunction with Kamisaka Sekka: dawn of modern Japanese design

Image: Kamisaka Sekka Flowers of the twelve months 1920–25 (detail) Hosomi Museum, Kyoto

Saturday 23 June 2012, 9.30am–4.30pm

Duration 7 hours
Location: Domain Theatre
Charges apply

Kamisaka Sekka holiday workshops

Sessions for ages 3–13

Mon 9 – Fri 13 July 2012
Times as indicated


Location: Information desk
Charges apply

Floating on a Sea of Stories

School holiday performance

Tue 10 – Fri 13 July 2012, 1.30pm

Duration 30 minutes
Location: Entrance court
Free

Thursday 26 July 2012, 10.00am

Duration 1 hour, 30 minutes
Location: Domain Theatre
Charges apply

Painting plum blossoms

Free workshop

Image: Rinpa school (Japan) Flowers of the four seasons 17th century (detail)

Wednesdays 18 July, 1 August 2012, 6pm–8pm

Duration 2 hours
Location: Function space
Free

Symposium: Made in Japan

Prints, screens and kimono

Image: Kamisaka Sekka Flowers of the twelve months 1920–25 (detail) Hosomi Museum, Kyoto

Saturday 4 August 2012, 9.30am–4.30pm

Duration 7 hours
Location: Domain Theatre
Charges apply

Japanese tea ceremony

Free drop-in demonstration

Wednesday 8 August 2012, 6pm-8pm

Duration 2 hours
Location: Function space
Free

Coffee tour: Kamisaka Sekka

Japanese and English language guided tours

Image: Kamisaka Sekka Flowers of the twelve months 1920-25 (detail) Hosomi Museum, Kyoto

Tuesdays 3 & 31 July & Wednesday 15 August 2012, 10am


Location: Art Gallery Society (members lounge)
Charges apply

Wednesdays 25 July, 15 August 2012, 6pm–8pm

Duration 2 hours
Location: Function space
Free

Eco-dyeing with India Flint

SOLD OUT

Image courtesy of India Flint

Thursday 16 August 2012, 10.30am

Duration 2 hours, 30 minutes
Location: Art Gallery Society (members lounge)
Charges apply

Art After Class: Kamisaka Sekka

Discussion tour

Kamisaka Sekka A world of things 1909–10 (detail) Art Gallery of NSW, purchased with the assistance of the Sidney Myer Fund 1991

Wednesdays 8-22 August, 4.30pm

Duration 1 hour
Location: Lower Asian gallery
Free with exhibition entry

Kamisaka Sekka celebrity events

Music and design

Image: Akira Isogawa

Wednesdays 18 July – 22 August 2012, 6.30pm


Location: Entrance court
Free

Wednesday 22 August 2012, 6pm–8pm

Duration 2 hours
Location: Function space
Free

Music in the Art Bar with Waratah

Saxophone, koto and percussion

Wednesdays 18 July – 22 August 2012, 5.15pm & 7.30pm

Duration 1 hour
Location: Cafe
Free

Kamisaka Sekka guided tour

An introduction to the exhibition

Image: Kamisaka Sekka Flowers of the twelve months 1920–25 (detail) Hosomi Museum, Kyoto

Daily 12pm, Wednesdays 5.30pm
22 June - 26 Aug 2012 (except 23 & 24 July)
Also 1-2pm, 25 & 26 Aug

Duration 1 hour
Location: Lower Asian gallery
Free with exhibition entry