The Asian Arts Center/Tobukan is located off of Bloomfield Ave, at #6B Provost Square in Caldwell, NJ 07006, directly across from the Caldwell Community Center and next door to the Caldwell Police Dept/City Hall. There is ample parking in the Community Center's parking deck.
The Director and Chief Instructor of the Tobukan is sensei Dong Tran.
Sensei Tran is ranked 7th degree black belt in Goju-ryu karate in the Goju-ryu International Karate Kobudo Federation headquartered in Naha, Okinawa; he is the Federation's U.S. Representative and the student of Kurashita Eiki hanshi, 5th generation President of the Federation, 10th degree black belt. This lineage is the lineage of Higa Seko, who studied with both Higaonna Kanryo and Miyagi Chojun.
Sensei Tran is also ranked 5th degree black belt in Yamanni-ryu kobujutsu under Shihan Oshiro Toshihiro. Yamanni-ryu bojutsu is the Okinawan weapons art from which other styles have issued from. Oshiro shihan is its premier instructor, student of master Kishaba Chogi who learned from the originators of the style, Chinen Masami and Chinen Sanda.