|This is one of the more than 20 pieces of stained glass as well as watercolor templates by Keiko Miura currently on display at the Cal Poly Pomona Downtown Center now through March 31.|
One of Japan?s most well-respected stained glass artists, Keiko Miura, is having her first United States exhibit at the Cal Poly Pomona Downtown Center now through March 31, with an artist reception scheduled Saturday, March 13, from 6?9 p.m.
On display is more than 20 pieces of stained glass as well as watercolor templates.
A graduate of Doshisha Women?s College and Harvard Art School, Miura has developed a new technique of producing stained glass creations with uniquely chipped blocks of glass cemented in epoxy glue.
Her work has been installed in numerous landmark buildings in Japan, including the Roppongi Hills Mori Tower, the Grand Hall of the Tokyo National Museum, the International Market Place in Osaka and the stadium of the 18th Olympic Winter Games in Nagano.
The Cal Poly Pomona Downtown Center is located at 300 W. Second St. in the Pomona Arts Colony. Gallery hours are noon to 6 p.m., Tuesday through Saturday, with extended hours the second and fourth Saturday of each month. For more information, call the Cal Poly Pomona Downtown Center at (909) 469-0080.