Floral Enthusiasts Gather to Experience Japanese Art of Ikebana Flower Arrangement

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By Melanie Rieders

Ikebana is the Japanese art of traditional floral arrangements. The demonstration, hosted by Ikebana Society's New York Chapter and led by the seasoned artist Paula Tam, showcased a variety of arrangements: from strictly traditional (even featuring plants flown in from Japan) to contemporary and playful. Floral enthusiasts and amateurs gathered to experience the art form firsthand.

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