The Life and Art of Chiura Obata

Saturday Feb 22 2014   3:00 PM
Rosie the Riveter/WWII Home Front National Historical Park Visitor Center  1414 Harbour Way South, Richmond, CA  map

Join Kimi Kodani Hill, granddaughter of artist Chiura Obata and the author of Topaz Moon, for a presentation and slideshow focusing on Obata’s body of artwork from the Topaz War Relocation Center.

Free and open to the public; for more information visit nps.gov/rori/planyourvisit/directions.htm or download the flyer.

Kimi Kodani Hill is the granddaughter of Chiura Obata, and the Obata family historian. A graduate of the University of California, Berkeley and the California College of Arts and Crafts, she has served as the consultant for numerous Obata projects and exhibits. She is the editor of Shades of California: The Hidden Beauty of Ordinary Life and Topaz Moon: Chiura Obata's Art of the Internment.