Japan America Society of New Mexico hosted Japanese Art Lecture(February 21,2016)

On Sunday, February 21, 2016, the Japan America Society of New Mexico (JASNM) hosted a lecture on Japanese art at the Museum of International Folk Art in Santa Fe.
The lecture was given by Dr. Laura Allen, curator of Japanese art at the San Francisco Asian Art Museum. Approximately 100 persons attended the event including Mr. Peter Kelly, President of the National Association of Japan America Societies (NAJAS), JASNM affiliates as well as local art enthusiasts and students. In his greeting, Consul-General Ito expressed his gratitude for the holding of the lecture and said that he hopes for strengthened relations between New Mexico and Japan.