The in-person KIMONO: Fashioning Identities international symposium was canceled due to COVID-19.
Instead, video presentations by the keynote speaker and five panelists are being presented online with Japanese and English subtitles for Japanese and international audiences.
＊International Symposium videos tentatively scheduled to remain online until March 31, 2023.
Moderator Melissa M. Rinne, Specialist, Kyoto National Museum
Presentation 1 Reflections on the Exhibition Kyoto Style: Trends in 16th-19th Century Kimono, Twenty Years Later
Presentation 3 Kosode to Kimono: Highlights of two exhibitions organized by The Los Angeles County Museum of Art
▼Download the SYMPOSIUM PROGRAM (PDF) with presentation abstracts and speaker profiles
The symposium program was produced before the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic. Some elements of the program may have changed. Thank you for your understanding.