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Japantown: The ID’s High-End Art Retail Sector

By Kellie Cox Outside of the old Higo Ten Cent Store building, a new plaque is nailed on the wall facing Jackson Street. Erected by KOBO gallery owner John Bisbee, the plaque ensures that visitors know exactly what pocket of the ID they’ve stepped into—Japantown. The International District’s ethnic delineations are becoming clearer, as are […]