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The Way of Tea

Thursday June 2, 2016 at 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Immerse yourself in a peaceful evening of Japanese tea and art.  Experience a traditional Japanese Tea Ceremony then view some of the beautiful and timeless objects created to accompany this practice.  In collaboration with the Japanese Friendship Garden of San Diego, guests will enjoy a live demonstration of the Japanese Tea Ceremony presented by the Urasenke San Diego Association in the Inamori Pavilion at the garden.  Following the demonstration and tasting, participants will walk across the Prado to Mingei for a special tour of Japanese items used in the tea ceremony in the exhibition MINGEI OF JAPAN led by curator and Museum Director Rob Sidner. Please note that this event will begin at the Japanese Friendship Garden of San Diego and end at Mingei International Museum.

Reservations for this event are strongly encouraged

Details

Date:
Thursday June 2, 2016
Time:
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Cost
$12 / $10 Members, Students and Faculty
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619-704-7495
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Venue

Mingei International Museum
1439 El Prado
San Diego, CA 92101 United States
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Phone:
(619) 239-0003