Wild Japan: Sex in Japanese Cinema of the 60s and 70s

Wild Japan: Sex in Japanese Cinema of the 60s and 70s

Date: 1 December 2008 – 30 December 2008 Venue: BFI Southbank The sexual preoccupations of Wakamatsu’s movie were indicative of a rising and unstoppable tide. The first Japanese screen kiss came late (in 1946) but only a decade later a cycle of taiyozoku (or ‘Sun Tribe Films’), which centred around the decadent generation of post-war […]

Visit Japan #2: Yokohama Triennale 2008 (THE EAST Campaign in Association with Japan National Tourist Organization London Office)

Visit Japan #2: Yokohama Triennale 2008 (THE EAST Campaign in Association with Japan National Tourist Organization London Office)

Title: YOKOHAMA TRIENNALE 2008 YOKOHAMA 2008 (International Triennale of Contemporary Art) Duration: 13 September – 30 November 2008 (79 days / Open Every Day) Opening hours: 10:00 – 18:00 (entrance until 17:00) Venue: Central and Waterfront Sites in Yokohama The Yokohama Triennale series of international exhibitions of contemporary art, first held in 2001, make its […]

>Workshop on Japanese and Anglo-Saxon Mythology: A Relationship

>Date: 24 November – 7 December 2008 Venue: Greenwich Dance Agency, The Borough Halls, Royal Hill, London, SE10 8RE Contact: Tel: 07912 620611Email: info@theatreadinfinitum.co.uk A two-week research and development workshop, exploring the mythological relationships between the two cultures, culminating in a presentation of the actors’ findings on the 7th of December.Merging physical theatre disciplines such […]

Visit Korea #2: 2008 International Migratory Bird Festival (THE EAST Campaign in Association with Korea Tourism Organization)

Visit Korea #2: 2008 International Migratory Bird Festival (THE EAST Campaign in Association with Korea Tourism Organization)

Period: 19.11.2008 ~ 23.11.2008 (Opening ceremony will be held on Wendseday November 19 at 11:00 a.m.) Address: Jeollabuk-do Gunsan-si Seongsan-myeon 411-1 Location: Gunsan-si (Geumgang Migratory Bird Observatory and Geumgang lake) Performance Times Transportation: To get here, take a train to Gunsan Station, then take a taxi for about 2 kilometers to the Geumgang Migratory Bird […]

Min-Jung Kym with Philharmonia Orchestra in Barnstaple

Min-Jung Kym with Philharmonia Orchestra in Barnstaple

British pianist Min-Jung Kym has a widely-recognised reputation for her diverse range of styles and repertoire as a soloist, duo and chamber musician. A former Purcell School scholar, Min-Jung made her London solo concert début at the age of twelve with the National Symphony Orchestra at the Royal Festival Hall. Her numerous prizes and awards […]

Discover Korean Food #3: Dr. Sook-Ja Yoon’s Bibimbap (THE EAST Campaign in Association with The Institute of Traditional Korean Food)

Discover Korean Food #3: Dr. Sook-Ja Yoon’s Bibimbap (THE EAST Campaign in Association with The Institute of Traditional Korean Food)

Bibimbap is a dish mixed of cooked white rice, vegetables, beef, garnishes and fried red pepper paste. It is said that this dish came from the customs of memorial services and rural villages. This dish is very easy to prepare, just mixing together cooked white rice with various vegetables, namul and red pepper paste. ◎ […]

Visit Korea #1: Choenamdan Moseulpo (Southernmost) Yellowtail (THE EAST Campaign in Association with Korea Tourism Organization)

Visit Korea #1: Choenamdan Moseulpo (Southernmost) Yellowtail (THE EAST Campaign in Association with Korea Tourism Organization)

Date: 11.11.2008 ~ 16.11.2008 Venue: Jeju-do Namjeju-gun Daejeong-eup Maseulpo Port Transportation: To get there, take a taxi to Moseulpo Port from Jeju International Airport. It takes approximately 50 minutes. Interpreter guides in English, Japanese, and Chinese languages are available at the venue. Held for the 8th time in 2008, the Choenamdan Moseulpo Yellowtail Festival celebrates […]

World Travel Market – Now Open

World Travel Market – Now Open

World Travel Market is officially open and the halls are alive with visitors and exhibitors. With 5,500 exhibitors representing over 200 countries and regions and a packed seminar and conference programme.  Staged annually in London under one roof, World Travel Market is a must attend business to business exhibition that provides a unique opportunity for […]

Surface Matters: Machine Drawings by Tetsuo Fujimoto

Surface Matters: Machine Drawings by Tetsuo Fujimoto

Venue: Daiwa Foundation Japan House, 13/14 Cornwall Terrace, London NW1 4QP Date: 12 November 2008 – 17 December 2008 (Monday-Friday, 9.30am-5.00pm) Organised by: The Daiwa Anglo-Japanese Foundation Fujimoto describes his work as ‘machine drawings’ which are created through layers of stitches upon stitches, covering the base cloth and building up an extraordinary surface which ultimately […]

London United Korean Fan Club

London United Japanese Fan Club