The Winter 2019 issue of the Bilingual Newsletter highlights Portland Japanese Garden’s many efforts to honor the sister city relationship between Portland and Sapporo in 2019, from the commissioning of Power Boards now displayed at the Oregon Convention Center, to the gift of a new Peace Lantern to Sapporo Mayor Katsuhiro Akimoto.
The Summer 2018 issue of the Bilingual Newsletter highlights the Garden hosting its first international symposium, “From Kyoto to the World – Inheriting Japanese Garden Culture,” featuring world-renowned architect Kengo Kuma, President of Fukui Prefectural University Isoya Shinji, and Portland Japanese Garden Curator Sadafumi Uchiyama; celebrating 10 years of the Art in the Garden series; …
The Summer 2017 issue of the Bilingual Newsletter features an inside look into the Garden’s completion of the Kengo Kuma designed Cultural Crossing expansion. This edition features letters from CEO, Steve Bloom, Garden Curator, Sadafumi Uchiyama, and Arlene Schnitzer Curator of Culture, Art, and Education, Diane Durston.
The Spring 2017 issue of the Bilingual Newsletter includes an overview of the 2017 Art in the Garden exhibitions, a preview of the exciting unveiling of the Cultural Crossing expansion, and features the January 2017 International Advisory Board meeting that took place at the Nezu Art Museum in Tokyo, Japan.