BEGIN:VCALENDAR VERSION:2.0 PRODID:-//PYVOBJECT//NONSGML Version 1//EN BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART:20200620T000000Z DTEND:20200620T000000Z DESCRIPTION:Artist&nbsp\;<strong>Taiji Terasaki</strong>&nbsp\;will join us from his studio in Hawai&lsquo\;i to discuss his latest project\,&nbsp\;< em>Transcendients: COVID-19 Community Heroes</em>\, in which he is highlig hting unsung heroes who are working tirelessly during the COVID-19 pandemi c.&nbsp\;<strong>Kristin Fukushima</strong>\, Managing Director of the Lit tle Tokyo Community Council\, will be participating in the program from Lo s Angeles&rsquo\;s Little Tokyo.&nbsp\;\n\nFukushima helped found&nbsp\;<s trong><a href="" targ et="_blank">Community Feeding Community</a></strong>\, an initiative to pu rchase meals from Little Tokyo restaurants and distribute them to workers in Little Tokyo impacted by COVID-19. She was highlighted in Terasaki&rsqu o\;s project alongside James Choi and Nancy Yap\, co-founders of Community Feeding Community. This program will explore what being a &ldquo\;hero&rd quo\; means in times of crisis and what we can do to support and uplift ou r heroes.\n\nTaiji Terasaki is the artist behind our most recent exhibitio n\,&nbsp\;<em>Transcendients: Heroes at Borders</em>\, that looks at the c onsequences of prejudice\, fear\, and misuse of power and the &ldquo\;hero es&rdquo\; who confront and challenge borders\, both visible and invisible . Visit&nbsp\;<a href="">janm.o rg/transcendients</a>&nbsp\;to learn more about the exhibition.\n\n<strong >This program is FREE\, but RSVPs are required using the link below.</stro ng>&nbsp\;\n\n<a href=" b=2&amp\;txobjid=47935320-ba77-4adc-ad6c-c223620acde5" target="_blank"><st rong>RSVP NOW</strong></a> DTSTAMP:20230928T154058Z SUMMARY:COVID-19 Community Heroes: Taiji Terasaki and Kristin Fukushima URL:/en/events/2020/06/20/covid-19-community-heroes-taiji-terasaki-and-kris / END:VEVENT END:VCALENDAR