A woman seeing a little girl draw at a shelter in Fukushima (c): Hanna Morita
Students showing their drawings with smile at Takahagi Higashi Elementary School (c): Hanna Morita
Students choosing papers to draw on at Takahagi Higashi Elementary School(c): Hanna Morita
On March 11, the earthquake and tsunami in Japan left thousands of
young children without their parents and families. In the devastated
areas where they remain, they live not only devoid of homes and schools
but also with the fear of damaged nuclear power plants.
This exhibition consists of two parts: “Global Message Relay” is a
collection of drawings and messages created by children in the affected
areas. “The Day and After” showcases images captured by a photographer
who inherited her father’s studio after losing him in the tsunami.
The Hug Japan project has been
launched to support and to alleviate the pain of the children in Iwate,
Miyagi, Fukushima, and Ibaraki, through art and the use of their
Monday through Thursday: 11:00 a.m.–6:00 p.m.
Friday: 11:00 a.m–5:00 p.m.
164 Fifth Avenue (between 21st and 22nd Streets) in New York [map]
Designed by TODA, the “Design Journeys” exhibition promotes diversity in design by celebrating the achievements of 25 selected culturally and racially diverse practitioners, and encouraging aspiring designers from all backgrounds to consider design as a viable and rewarding career.
Diversity and Inclusion
In cooperation with Waging Peace, the AIGA National Design Center presents a selection of drawings by Darfuri children depicting vivid memories of violent attacks.
AIGA’s chapters allow our members to form powerful social and
professional bonds through conferences, competitions, lectures and
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Conference , Event
BMORE Inspired at Station North Arts District
July 26, 2016
Two AIGA Innovate Awards Granted to AIGA Baltimore
July 22, 2016
Presenting the AIGA Arizona Board of Director Nominees for 2016-2017
July 13, 2016
Austin Design Week 2016 | November 7-11
July 10, 2016
Senior Visual DesignerJoyable
San Francisco, CaliforniaJune 22 2016
Aldo Comfort and Fit Packaging