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  • poster for 35 Years of Koji Aihara

    35 Years of Koji Aihara

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    • at Gallery Little High
    • in the Musashino, Tama area
    • Ends Today

    This exhibition celebrating the 35-year career of pioneering gag manga artist Koji Aihara features around 40 sketches and other works introducing characters from popular series such as Mujina and Z~Zed....More »

  • poster for Art Field @Isetan

    Art Field @Isetan

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    • at Isetan Shinjuku Store
    • in the Shinjuku area
    • Ends Today

    Art Field is where seeds of the hidden potential of up-and-coming artists are sown and sprout. This exhibition will showcase the unique and energetic two and three-dimensional works of these artists. Visitors...More »

  • poster for Tamon Yahagi + Io Kawauchi “Marebito Academia Vol. 6”

    Tamon Yahagi + Io Kawauchi “Marebito Academia Vol. 6”

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    • at amu
    • in the Ebisu, Daikanyama area
    • Today only!

    Through “Marebito Academia” Io Kawauchi has made it a mission to find and gather “mare” or “rare” and unique Japanese whose open-minded ideas and activities are making an impact on the world. This time,...More »

  • poster for Eri Murata “Marble”

    Eri Murata “Marble”

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    • at HB Gallery
    • in the Omotesando, Aoyama area
    • Ends tomorrow

    These works tell tales with shiny stones painted in white.More »

  • poster for Kayo Kaneko “Dangling in the Air”

    Kayo Kaneko “Dangling in the Air”

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    • at OPA gallery/shop
    • in the Omotesando, Aoyama area
    • Ends tomorrow
  • poster for Chiyun Yeh “Shape of Emotion”

    Chiyun Yeh “Shape of Emotion”

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    • at Makii Masaru Fine Art
    • in the Bakurocho area
    • Ends in 5 days

    Positive and negative emotions can co-exist. Chiyun Yeh’s first exhibition in Tokyo presents works visualizing and communicating a variety of feelings.More »

  • Madoka Tsuchiya “Strangers In The”

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    • at L'illustre Galerie Le Monde
    • in the Shibuya area
    • Starts Today, Ends in 5 days
  • poster for Mamoru Suzuki “What the Bird Nest Taught Me”

    Mamoru Suzuki “What the Bird Nest Taught Me”

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    • at Setagaya Culture Life Information Center, Seikatsu-Kobo
    • in the Setagaya, Kawasaki area
    • Ends in 5 days

    Displaying 20 original illustrations from the illustrated book “Bird Nests of the World” by researcher and artist Mamoru Suzuki, along with 15 actual bird nests. 3F Gallery More »

  • poster for Rebel Without a Cause

    Rebel Without a Cause

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    • at Watari-um, The Watari Museum of Contemporary Art
    • in the Omotesando, Aoyama area
    • Ends in 5 days

    “The history of art is the history of the fight for freedom.” Rebel Without a Cause, the second exhibition of 2018 at Watari-um, features Andy Warhol’s iconic work as its main visual and displays of around...More »

  • poster for Hiroyuki Matsuura “Super Acrylic Skin”

    Hiroyuki Matsuura “Super Acrylic Skin”

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    • at Nihonbashi Takashimaya 6F / X Art Gallery
    • in the Kyobashi, Nihonbashi area
    • Ends in 6 days

    “Super Acrylic Skin - A new species with acrylic for skin” Growing up, there was a whole world of cartoon characters seen through the TV screen. People would project themselves onto these characters,...More »

  • poster for Racoon and Fox Exhibition - Welcome to Racoon Mountain!

    Racoon and Fox Exhibition - Welcome to Racoon Mountain!

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    • at Parco Museum
    • in the Tokyo: Others area
    • Ends in 6 days

    After an attendance of 12,000 visitors to his exhibition in Osaka, popular cartoonist Atamoto’s exhibit is finally coming to Tokyo. On display will be illustrations created for the exhibit, drawings from...More »

  • Pater Sato Exhibition

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    • at Pater's Shop and Gallery
    • in the Omotesando, Aoyama area
    • Ends in 8 days
  • poster for Shirokuro-iroiro “White and Black and Every Hue”

    Shirokuro-iroiro “White and Black and Every Hue”

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    • at Hidari Zingaro
    • in the Musashino, Tama area
    • Ends in 8 days
  • poster for Exhibition of Tupera Tupera’s Picture Book World For You, Me & Everyone

    Exhibition of Tupera Tupera’s Picture Book World For You, Me & Everyone

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    • at Urawa Art Museum
    • in the Greater Tokyo area
    • Ends in 10 days

    Tupera Tupera is a unit made of Tatsuya Kameyama and Atsuko Nakagawa involved in a wide-range of artistic endeavors including illustration, crafts, workshops, stage art, animation, interior design, etc....More »

  • poster for Masaya Nakahara Exhibition

    Masaya Nakahara Exhibition

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    • at Sprout Curation
    • in the Ichigaya, Kagurazaka area
    • Ends in 10 days
  • poster for Priit Pärn Exhibition

    Priit Pärn Exhibition

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    • at Au Praxinoscope
    • in the Setagaya, Kawasaki area
    • Ends in 11 days

    On exhibit are a series of 14 illustrations by the renown Estonian cartoonist and animator Priit Pärn for “Kilplased” a story about the comical residents of a village. The conversation piece or groups...More »

  • poster for Birds

    Birds

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    • at Galerie Malle
    • in the Ebisu, Daikanyama area
    • Starts Today, Ends in 12 days

    Unique depictions of birds by five artists with differing styles of expression. [Related Event] Crystal Bowl Performance, Poetry Reading Date and Time: 8/25 (Sat) 18:00- Fee: ¥1000 (1 drink included)...More »

  • poster for Fairy Tales 2018

    Fairy Tales 2018

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    • at Plaza Gallery
    • in the Musashino, Tama area
    • Ends in 12 days

    This exhibition focuses on the art of kami-shibai storytelling. More »

  • poster for Hiroshima Appeals Exhibition

    Hiroshima Appeals Exhibition

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    • at 21_21 Design Sight
    • in the Roppongi, Nogizaka area
    • Ends in 12 days

    “Hiroshima Appeals” is a poster series produced by the Japan Graphic Designers Association Inc. (JAGDA), the Hiroshima Peace Creation Fund, and the Hiroshima International Cultural Foundation to keep the...More »

  • poster for Memories of Summer - Nathalie Lété’s World of Animals

    Memories of Summer - Nathalie Lété’s World of Animals

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    • at Galerie Doux Dimanche
    • in the Omotesando, Aoyama area
    • Ends in 12 days
  • poster for Mitsumasa Anno— Illustrator of Wonder

    Mitsumasa Anno— Illustrator of Wonder

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    • at Shizuoka Prefectural Museum of Art
    • in the Greater Tokyo area
    • Ends in 12 days

    Mitsumasa Anno has worked in a wide-variety of fields and mediums, including painting, picture books, and book binding. Under the theme “mystery and wonder”, this exhibition will showcase 104 pieces of...More »

  • poster for Motohiro Hayakawa + Tetsunori Tawaraya “Paranoid Report”

    Motohiro Hayakawa + Tetsunori Tawaraya “Paranoid Report”

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    • at TAMBOURIN GALLERY
    • in the Omotesando, Aoyama area
    • Starts Today, Ends in 12 days
  • poster for Naoki Urasawa Exhibition

    Naoki Urasawa Exhibition

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    • at Museum of Modern Art, Saitama
    • in the Greater Tokyo area
    • Ends in 12 days

    Comic book artist and writer Naoki Urasawa has continued to mesmerize audiences with his amazing artistry and powerful storytelling in genres as diverse as sports, sci-fi, and mystery in works such as...More »

  • poster for Summer Group Show 2018

    Summer Group Show 2018

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    • at The Blank Gallery
    • in the Omotesando, Aoyama area
    • Ends in 12 days

    The annual Summer Group Show features colorful, vibrant works by 14 artists exhibiting for the first time at The Blank Gallery.More »

  • poster for The Delightful Tactile Illustrated Book Reading Room from France

    The Delightful Tactile Illustrated Book Reading Room from France

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    • at Atelier Muji
    • in the Ginza, Marunouchi area
    • Ends in 12 days

    A wonderful little tactile reading room. Welcoming you are some exceptionally beautiful tactile illustrated books and a delightful giant poster, all to be touched and enjoyed, born in a French workshop...More »

  • poster for Oshare brothers  “A Late Summer of Men”

    Oshare brothers “A Late Summer of Men”

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    • at Paku Paku An
    • in the Omotesando, Aoyama area
    • Ends in 13 days

    This illustration exhibit asks: What is fashion? What is cool? What is art? What is a man?More »

  • poster for Summer Story/Chapter 1

    Summer Story/Chapter 1

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    • at Jiro Miura Gallery
    • in the Bakurocho area
    • Ends in 13 days
  • poster for 12 Worlds: Contemporary Czech Illustrators

    12 Worlds: Contemporary Czech Illustrators

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    • at Czech Centre Tokyo
    • in the Shirokane, Hiroo area
    • Ends in 17 days

    Exhibiting works by 12 currently popular illustrators of Czech picture books for the 100th anniversary of the republic. More »

  • poster for Moto Hagio Sci-Fi Art

    Moto Hagio Sci-Fi Art

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    • at Takasaki Museum of Art
    • in the Greater Tokyo area
    • Ends in 19 days

    Manga artist Moto Hagio is known for her popular works including sci-fi series such as “They Were Eleven,” “Star Red,” and “Otherworld Barbara.” This exhibition features 400 original illustrations from...More »

  • poster for Satoshi Kato’s Secret Exhibition

    Satoshi Kato’s Secret Exhibition

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    • at Kawasaki City Museum
    • in the Setagaya, Kawasaki area
    • Ends in 19 days

    Over a career spanning 50 years, Satoshi Kako was known for picture books such “Little Daruma and Little Tengu” and “Mr. Crow’s Bakery”. This exhibition presents all of Kako’s work from the “Daruma” series...More »

  • poster for Teppei Kaneuji “Summer Fiction”

    Teppei Kaneuji “Summer Fiction”

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    • at Art Front Gallery
    • in the Ebisu, Daikanyama area
    • Ends in 19 days

    This is the first solo exhibition at Art Front Gallery for the Kyoto-based artist Teppei Kaneuji (b. 1978), whose practice focuses on sculpture and installation but also extends to painting, photography,...More »

  • poster for Étoile

    Étoile

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    • at Librairie 6
    • in the Ebisu, Daikanyama area
    • Ends in 26 days

    This year’s Etoile exhibition will feature the work of 12 artists under the theme “stars”. The work will be exhibited under a starry night sky made of tiny light bulbs. [Related Event] Accordion Mini...More »

  • poster for The Russian Revolution and Graphic Expression - Soviet Era Picture Books

    The Russian Revolution and Graphic Expression - Soviet Era Picture Books

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    • at Kawasaki City Museum
    • in the Setagaya, Kawasaki area
    • Ends in 27 days

    An exhibition of 1920s and 30s Soviet era picture books and posters. Venue: Art Gallery 3More »

  • poster for Literary Master Kyoka Izumi x Ball-jointed Dolls

    Literary Master Kyoka Izumi x Ball-jointed Dolls

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    • at Yayoi Museum
    • in the Ueno, Yanaka area
    • Ends in 34 days

    Non-mechanical and yet uncannily lifelike, ball-jointed dolls have a certain mystery about them. Ryo Yoshida is a pioneering maker of ball-jointed dolls who, along with artists who have learned from him,...More »

  • poster for Pippi Longstocking and the World of Astrid Lindgren

    Pippi Longstocking and the World of Astrid Lindgren

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    • at Tokyo Fuji Art Museum
    • in the Musashino, Tama area
    • Ends in 34 days

    In the winter of 1941, with the intent of cheering up her daughter who was ill with a cold, Astrid Lindgren created tales of a beautiful girl and her adventures. This was the birth of Pippi Longstockings....More »

  • poster for Tokyo Pixel. “Pixel Art Museum”

    Tokyo Pixel. “Pixel Art Museum”

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    • at SFT Gallery
    • in the Roppongi, Nogizaka area
    • Ends in 34 days

    Centered around cross-stitch/pixel art designer Makoto Oozu and celebrating 8bit culture is Tokyo-born pixel art brand Tokyo Pixel. This exhibition at SFT will feature the brand’s badges, posters, and...More »

  • poster for Monyochita “Hello Hello Konnichiwa”

    Monyochita “Hello Hello Konnichiwa”

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    • at Hara Museum Arc (Gunma)
    • in the Greater Tokyo area
    • Ends in 40 days

    “Shop@Cafe showcases interesting goods and artwork with the aim of “bringing art to people’s daily lives”. This summer’s event, the seventh, will feature paintings by Gunma native Monyochita. On exhibit,...More »

  • poster for Weekly Shonen Jump Exhibition Vol. 3:  The 2000s - The Ever-Evolving Ultimate Magazine

    Weekly Shonen Jump Exhibition Vol. 3: The 2000s - The Ever-Evolving Ultimate Magazine

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    • at Mori Arts Center Gallery
    • in the Roppongi, Nogizaka area
    • Ends in 40 days

    In celebration of 2018 marking the 50th anniversary of Weekly Shonen Jump will hold Manga Festival Part 3. “Weekly Shonen Jump Exhibition Vol. 3: The Ever-Evolving Ultimate Magazine” begins in July, the...More »

  • poster for Bento—Design for Eating, Gathering and Communicating

    Bento—Design for Eating, Gathering and Communicating

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    • at Tokyo Metropolitan Art Museum
    • in the Ueno, Yanaka area
    • Ends in 48 days

    From picnic meals to our daily lunchbox, the bento (a Japanese-style meal-in-a-box) is part of the fabric of everyday life in Japan. Sometimes they are communally eaten, such as those prepared for picnics...More »

  • poster for Shinjuku Creators Festival 2018

    Shinjuku Creators Festival 2018

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    • at Shinuku NS Building
    • in the Shinjuku area
    • Ends in 48 days

    Shinjuku Creators Festival is a large-scale art event that takes advantage of Shinjuku’s multicultural and artistic heritage. Taking place for almost two months from August 1st until October 8th, this...More »

  • poster for Water and Land Niigata Art Festival 2018

    Water and Land Niigata Art Festival 2018

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    • at Bandaijima Multipurpose Plaza
    • in the Greater Tokyo area
    • Ends in 48 days

    The Water and Land Niigata Art Festival launched in 2009 is held once every three years in Niigata City. Focusing on the environments and culture shaped by water and land, this year the art festival returns...More »

  • poster for 20 Years Posthumous - Industrial Designer Yasuyoshi Kuroiwa

    20 Years Posthumous - Industrial Designer Yasuyoshi Kuroiwa

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    • at Railway History Exhibition Hall, former Shimbashi car park
    • in the Ginza, Marunouchi area
    • Ends in 54 days

    This year marks the 20th anniversary of the passing of Yasuyoshi Kuroiwa (1921-1998). Kuroiwa was a designer with Japan National Railways (the current Japan Railways) and his work includes the name plate...More »

  • poster for Audio Architecture: The Architecture of Sound

    Audio Architecture: The Architecture of Sound

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    • at 21_21 Design Sight
    • in the Roppongi, Nogizaka area
    • Ends in 54 days

    This exhibition, under the direction of Yugo Nakamura- renown for his work in web, interface, and video- will feature video work by nine artists and groups interpreting musician Keigo Koyamada’s (Cornelius)...More »

  • poster for The Magic Lantern—A Short History of Light and Shadow

    The Magic Lantern—A Short History of Light and Shadow

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    • at Tokyo Photographic Art Museum
    • in the Ebisu, Daikanyama area
    • Ends in 54 days

    The practice of projecting images on a screen or a wall had spread to the entire world long before the birth of cinema, thanks to the invention of the device called “magic lantern,” an ancestor to the...More »

  • poster for Viewing Words, Walking with Words - Scenes of Poetry

    Viewing Words, Walking with Words - Scenes of Poetry

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    • at Art Museum & Library, Ota
    • in the Greater Tokyo area
    • Ends in 61 days

    This exhibition, held at Art Museum & Library, Ota, is the second event with the aim of bridging “books” with “art”. The theme of this year’s event is poetry and Japanese tanka (short poems). Just...More »

  • poster for Tsuguharu Foujita and the Art of Books

    Tsuguharu Foujita and the Art of Books

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    • at Bernard Buffet Museum
    • in the Greater Tokyo area
    • Ends in 70 days

    2018 marks the 50th anniversary of the death of the artist Tsuguharu (Léonard) Foujita. On this occasion, the Bernard Buffet Museum presents an exhibition focused on his illustration work. Having established...More »

  • poster for Delicious! Animating Memorable Meals

    Delicious! Animating Memorable Meals

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    • at Ghibli Museum, Mitaka
    • in the Musashino, Tama area
    • Ends in 72 days

    Studio Ghibli films are renowned for depicting daily life in great detail. What often lingers in the memory of viewers are scenes of food and meals: Pazu and Sheeta sharing a fried egg on toast in “Castle...More »

  • poster for Aikatsu! Series 5th Anniversary in Suginami: Sugikatsu Friends

    Aikatsu! Series 5th Anniversary in Suginami: Sugikatsu Friends

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    • at Suginami Animation Museum
    • in the Musashino, Tama area
    • Ends in 89 days

    After hitting it big at last year’s “100 Years of Japanese Animation Part 1: Song, Dance, and Aikatsu Stars!” the Aikatsu Stars! are returning to Suginami in 2018 to commemorate the “Aikatsu! Series 5th...More »

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  • poster for Harigenic 2018

    Harigenic 2018

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    • at Pictorico Shop & Gallery Omotesando
    • in the Omotesando, Aoyama area
    • Starts tomorrow

    “Harigenic” is a play on harinezumi, the Japanese word for hedgehog. This exhibition celebrates these round creatures with their protruding butts and short legs and their baby-like expressive faces and...More »

  • poster for “Travels Through South Indian Kitchens” Fair

    “Travels Through South Indian Kitchens” Fair

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    • at Dessin
    • in the Ebisu, Daikanyama area
    • Starts in 2 days

    Book fair featuring southern India Chennai based publisher Tara Books’ “Travels Through South Indian Kitchens”. “Travels Through South Indian Kitchens” is an account by architect and designer Nao Saito...More »

  • poster for Hirohiko Araki Jojo Exhibition - Ripples Of Adventure

    Hirohiko Araki Jojo Exhibition - Ripples Of Adventure

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    • at The National Art Center, Tokyo
    • in the Roppongi, Nogizaka area
    • Starts in 3 days

    Having first been serialized in Weekly Shonen Jump magazine in 1987, Jojo’s Bizarre Adventures, created by the manga artist Hirohiko Araki, marked its 30th anniversary in 2017. This exhibition, a comprehensive...More »

  • poster for Honda Ayano Exhibition

    Honda Ayano Exhibition

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    • at HB Gallery
    • in the Omotesando, Aoyama area
    • Starts in 3 days
  • poster for Pink Presentations

    Pink Presentations

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    • at UltraSuperNew Gallery
    • in the Omotesando, Aoyama area
    • Starts in 3 days

    The exhibition challenged the participating creatives to dissect the color pink; offering an array of interpretations of how it is perceived. The color pink unraveled and examined is not the pink associated...More »

  • poster for All Day Kids’ Museum

    All Day Kids’ Museum

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    • at Suntory Museum of Art
    • in the Roppongi, Nogizaka area
    • Starts in 7 days

    For one special day, the Suntory Museum of Art turns into a Kids’ Museum! [Related Events] Be a Ship’s Captain Time: 10:30-12:00, 13:30-15:00 Capacity: 2 persons per session Ryukyu Glass Workshop Time:...More »

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