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Manzanar: The Wartime Photographs of Ansel Adams & Wendy Maruyama: Executive Order 9066
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Manzanar: The Wartime Photographs of Ansel Adams & Wendy Maruyama: Executive Order 9066

Presented by the California Center for the Arts, Escondido. 

Venue: Museum

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An intimate look through the lens of celebrated photographer, Ansel Adams, at the daily life in Manzanar, one of the ten Japanese-American incarceration camps in the U.S. during World War II. Concurrently on view is work by Wendy Maruyama who analyzes the internment camps with a contemporary eye.

 

Special Events & Programs

Sunday, January 27, 2019 | 2PM | $5 Members $10 Non-members

Join local historian, Linda A. Canada, for a lecture about the history of Japanese Americans and their transition from local industry in San Diego to living in internment camps during World War II.

 

Sunday, February 10, 2019 | 2PM | $5 Members $10 Non-members

Join exhibiting artist, Wendy Maruyama, as she discusses the artwork in her exhibition, Executive Order 9066, followed by a lecture on the photography of Japanese internment camps by UCSD professor, Ruth Wallen.

 

Sunday, March 3, 2019 | 2PM | $5 Members $10 Non-members

Join musician, Kishi Bashi, as he discusses his work Omoiyari and personal quest to create music in locations relevant to Japanese incarceration.

 

Image credit: Ansel Adams, Entrance to Manzanar, photographic print, 1943

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