Pacific Asia Museum Announces Fusion Fridays

May 5, 2010

Summer Nights 2010, 7:30–10:30

Join us every month for a dynamic summertime mix of art, conversation, DJ Tony Cheung, dance performances and demonstrations, cultural activities, drinks in the Courtyard, and some of LA’s most popular gourmet food trucks!

May 14 – Premiere! Bhangra Night – India and Pakistan
Enjoy Bhangra DJ music, dance performances, mehndi, and a miniature art project as we celebrate Beyond the Page: the Miniature as Attitude in Contemporary Art from Pakistan and Indian Miniature Paintings and Drawings. Featuring the Sweets Truck and the Frysmith Truck!

June 18 – Japan
Celebrate Japan in Blue and White with Samurai, Sake tasting and Sumi-e. DJ Tony Cheung will be spinning in the courtyard, Samurai battle demonstrations in the auditorium and Japanese Calligraphy lessons in the foyer. Featuring the Mandoline Grill and Buttermilk trucks!

These events are outdoors and indoors! Cocktail or Asian Fusion dress is highly encouraged. $10 general public, free for members. Free on-site parking, or take the Gold line to Memorial Park. These events are sponsored by Japan Foundation, Los Angeles and Carnivo XO

Stay tuned for upcoming events:
July 23 Thailand
In celebration of Visualizing Faith: Buddhist Art in Thailand.
August 27 China
In celebration of China Modern: Designing Popular Culture 1910–1970