Previous Exhibitions

Previous Exhibitions


15 years of the hapa project May 21 – August 13, 2023 The word “hapa” is the Hawaiian[…]

A Long Road to Travel: The Service of Japanese American Soldiers During World War II

February 18–May 7, 2023 Second generation Japanese American (Nisei) soldiers played a pivotal[…]

InterACT! The Art of Creating Together

January 13–February 5, 2023 What does the art of creating together mean to you? InterACT! The Art[…]

Resilience — A Sansei Sense of Legacy

October 2–December 22, 2022 Resilience — A Sansei Sense of Legacy is an exhibition of eight[…]

Na Omi Judy Shintani: Dream Refuge for Children Imprisoned

April 14–September 4, 2022 Please note: the museum’s hours will be extended for the last[…]

Grace, Grit and Gaman: Japanese American Women through the Generations

May 7, 2021–March 20, 2022 This exhibition shares the rarely revealed story of the grace, grit,[…]

Lynn Yarne: Stories from Nihonmachi

March 7–May 5, 2019 Portland artist and educator Lynn Yarne explores the history and culture of[…]

Making Waves: Portland Taiko's 25th Anniversary

July 18–August 25, 2019 Making Waves traces Portland Taiko’s 25 years of drumming and[…]

Allie Takahashi: Fabric & Skin

May 11–July 3, 2019 Allie Takahashi is an artist & tattooer based in Oakland, California.[…]

A’misa Chiu: mirror images/mere images

December 6, 2018–February 28, 2019 A’misa Chiu presents watercolor paintings based on[…]

Gambatte! Legacy of an Enduring Spirit

October 17, 2015 — January 17, 2016 In this traveling exhibition, historic images shot in 1942 by[…]

2017 Exhibits

Only the Oaks Remain: The Story of Tuna Canyon Detention Station October 22, 2017–January 10,[…]

2016 Exhibits

Captain Hardy and the Black Ship Scroll October 15, 2016–January 15, 2017 Captain Hardy and the[…]