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The enduring charm of Ikenobo

The enduring charm of Ikenobo

AGM of London chapter ikebana International at 11.30 followed by demonstration by Martine Gracey of the Sogetsu school to start around…

Paper: beyond the fold Exhibition

Paper: beyond the fold Exhibition

Paper: beyond the fold’ exhibition includes much of ‘Paper Rhythms: weave and braid’ by Mayumi Kaneko and Jennie Parry first shown…

REFLECTIONS Exhibition of Japanese Art (by the students of Master Koshu)

REFLECTIONS Exhibition of Japanese Art (by the students of Master Koshu)

Koshu is the Japanese title of a Master Calligrapher, Akemi Lucas. She was born in Japan, and at the age of…

Paradise Revisited – A trip back to a childhood on Gunkanjima

Paradise Revisited – A trip back to a childhood on Gunkanjima

Shortly after the island of Gunkanjima (also known as Battleship Island) was registered by UNESCO as a World Heritage site, Nagasaki…

Paradise Revisited – A trip back to a childhood on Gunkanjima

Paradise Revisited – A trip back to a childhood on Gunkanjima

Shortly after the island of Gunkanjima (also known as Battleship Island) was registered by UNESCO as a World Heritage site, Nagasaki…

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Seminar View all

Beautiful beaches as well as stunning natural wonders and scenery are associated with the Hawaiian island chain, but there is…

O JUN is considered to be both a leading and subversive voice in contemporary Japanese art and has had several…

Sputniko! is a British/Japanese artist and designer who creates machines, robotics, music and video exploring issues surrounding technology and pop…

Traditional Japanese gardens utilise elements such as vegetation, ponds, islands and hills to make miniature idealised landscapes that mirror the…

The oceans are acidifying at a rate that is unprecedented for at least the past 55 million years because they…

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The Film Compendium on the Japanese Mingei Movement – A presentation by Canadian film maker Marty Gross

The Film Compendium on the Japanese Mingei Movement – A presentation by Canadian film maker Marty Gross

Marty Gross has been restoring and enhancing a selection of rare films on pottery-making in Japan. This collection begins with a film made by Bernard Leach in 1934. Segments from the films will be presented documenting what Bernard Leach,…

London Korean Film Night: C’est Si Bon (2015)

London Korean Film Night: C’est Si Bon (2015)

Inspired by real events and set in the late 1960s, C’est Si Bon is the music bar where every acoustic band’s dream lies, and where Korea’s leading folk song are born. It is where Geun-tae, the naive country boy…

London Korean Film Night: Granny’s Got Talent (2015)

London Korean Film Night: Granny’s Got Talent (2015)

The TV programme Cursing Battle is the nation’s most popular programme and people from across the nation audition for it in the hope of becoming the ‘Cursing King’. However, the contestants’ redundant and uninspiring use of cuss words cause…

London United Korean Fan Club

London United Japanese Fan Club