Tattoo by Yokohama Horiken. Photo by Kip Fulbeck.

Exhibition Venues

Perseverance: Japanese Tattoo Tradition in a Modern World originated at the Japanese American National Museum and was on display March 8–September 14, 2014. The exhibition is now traveling to other venues. See below for information about confirmed venues and dates.

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Traveling Exhibition Sites

Current/Upcoming Venues

Canterbury Museum
May 20 – August 13, 2017

Rolleston Ave.
Christchurch 8013
NEW ZEALAND

Web: www.canterburymuseum.com
Phone: +64 3 366 5000

 

Past Venues

Towson University
February 5 – May 2, 2015

Asian Arts Gallery
Center for the Arts
Towson, MD 21252

Web: towson.edu
Phone: 410.704.2787

 

Virginia Museum of Fine Arts
May 29 – November 29, 2015

200 N. Boulevard
Richmond, VA 23220

Web: vmfa.museum
Phone: 804.340.1405

 

Morikami Museum and Japanese Gardens
February 26 – May 8, 2016

4000 Morikami Park Rd.
Delray Beach, FL 33446

Web: morikami.org
Phone: 561.495.0233

 

Middlebury College Museum of Art
June 10 – August 7, 2016

Mahaney Center for the Arts
72 Porter Field Road
Middlebury, VT 05753

Web: museum.middlebury.edu
Phone: 802.443.5007

 

The Japan Foundation, Sydney
September 28 – November 12, 2016

Level 4, Central Park
28 Broadway
Chippendale NSW 2008
AUSTRALIA

Web: www.jpf.org.au
Phone: 02.8239.0055

 

Newcastle Museum
February 9 – April 30, 2017

6 Workshop Way
Newcastle NSW 2300
AUSTRALIA

Web: www.newcastlemuseum.com.au
Phone: 02.4974.1400

 

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Top: tattoo by Horikiku. All photos © 2013 Kip Fulbeck.

All photos © 2013 Kip Fulbeck.