Ikebana International at Monterey Conference Center
- When: Thursday, May 15, 2008, time TBA
- Where: Monterey Conference Center, Monterey
- Cost: Not available
- Age limit: Not available
About 350 practitioners and admirers of Ikebana, the delicate art of Japanese flower arranging, converge for a sort of group show/convention. The 600-year-old practice uses specific parameters to create stylized works of beauty, much like the haiku. Previews exhibitions are shown Sun-Mon; 100 members of Ikebana International show their stuff Tue-Thu; Masters of the art from three different schools present their work on Thursday.
See website for times . Monterey Conference Center, 1 Portola Plaza, Monterey. Tue-Thu: $5/donation, free/students; Thu masters: $35-$50/each, $100/all three. 373-4691, 915-4946, 646-5648.