Cultural Activities

Art From The Heart Children's Class (May and June)

 

 

 

 

 

Oksana Burduzan - Sensei

Oksana Burduzhan is a mother and an aspiring artist. Her passion and interest is in art, and her educational background is in Economics. The goal for this class is to help your child express his or herself through using colors. She will help your child access their inner world and show what is inside of their beautiful hearts. During the art sessions, she will provide all her knowledge and tools so that your children may better place the power of creativity in their hands using acrylic COLORS and modeling paste

Let`s have fun, creating and painting together!

All levels of artistic ability are welcome.

For cost and details, please visit the registration site.

Registration is open for 6 children.

Class Schedule Once a Week on Tuesdays

First four classes - Dates:

Tuesday, May 18 Conference Center Meeting Room 3 from 5:45-7:00pm
Tuesday, June 8 Conference Center Meeting Room 3 from 5:45-7:00pm
Tueasday, June 15 Conference Center Meeting Room 3 from 5:45-7:00pm
Tuesday, June 22 Conference Center Meeting Room 3 from 5:45-7:00pm

Cyanotype Workshop - Solar Prints (June)

Teacher: Juan Carlos Rodríguez Ogarrio


Photographer and researcher from the Autonomous University of Mexico City, UACM
He has 28 years of experience. He began working on photography before the digital era. He learned the analog techniques and worked reproducing paintings for professional catalogs. He specialized in lab printing techniques. Currently, he is a researcher in the Autonomous University of Mexico City, UACM and belongs to the Communication and Culture Academy. He is specialized in narratives and photobook solutions.

This workshop is open to 6 participants. If there are more than 6 people interested,  the teacher will host an additional workshop and a later time and date will be scheduled. 

  • Recovery fee for materials and tools: 2000 ¥ per person.
  • You will make 3 photographies and you will recevie 9 papers to print them.
  • The first group lesson will begin the weekend of
    •  June Friday 4, 11 and Saturday 12  - (1ST SESSION CLOSED)

SECOND SESSION DATES:

  • June Friday 18, 25 and Saturday 26.

Registration

Sanshin Classes (Thursdays)


Satsuki Agena - Sensei

Satsuki was born in Okinawa City and started to study and perform sanshin at the age of 8. She joined Ryukyu Classical Music Preservation Nomura Style Association and started learning Ryukyuan traditional music at the age of 16. She won the Top Prize and certified in teaching the sanshin when she was a university student. After graduating university, she went to Canada for study abroad and recognized the beauty of Okinawan culture. Satsuki-san won the Grand Prize last August in the Performing Arts Contest in Sanshin area hosted by Okinawa Times. She is exploring the potential of sanshin to spread Okinawan culture using the sanshin that was handed down from her grandfather and aunt.

Her certification and awards include: Grand Prize in the Performing Arts Contest in Sanshin area hosted by Okinawa Times / Certified in teaching sanshin / Completed a Bachelor Degree at University of Calgary, Canada

Cost:

First lesson 1,800 Yen

Second lesson and beyond: 1,500 Yen

Session 1 -Beginners : Thursdays 6:30-7:30pm Ocean View Room 

Session 2 -Intermediate: Thursdays 7:45-8:45pm Ocean View Room

Registration