City Visions Japan

Host: Lauren Meltzer

Producer: Yumi Wilson 

From delicately crafted tea bowls to contemporary jazz to the spoken word, Bay Area artists are marking this May’s Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month by dedicating contributions from some of their work and performances to the victims of the recent earthquake in eastern Japan.

Some artists have gotten involved because of a personal connection; others are simply reaching out to help a country in need.