Experience Japan 2016
A free to attend event with workshops and performances providing people in Scotland with an introduction to Japanese culture and a platform for those practicing in Japan arts and disciplines.
Follow the Thread
A collaborative project between a primary school in Oldham and an elementary school in Kagoshima to create a piece of artwork which would be displayed at a gallery local to each school.
Japan Day 2016 / Arita 400
Arita 400 themed annual Japan Day, including an Arita ceramics showcase, kimono exhibits and workshops, calligraphy and chado demonstrations, and Japanese craft area.
Made in Japan
An exhibition of work of four Japan-based potters held by Devon Guild of Craftsmen, and an exhibition launch event with Japanese food and themed performances including bunraku-style puppetry.
The University of Sheffield Japan Day 2016
Japan Day with stalls showcasing origami, omatsuri games, yukata, go, shogi, gothic and Lolita fashion, taiko and koto performances, yosakoi dance and more.
Master Woodblock Carver Motoharu Asaka: European Tour
A series of workshops and demonstrations lead by a master woodblock carver promoting ukiyoe and introducing the techniques and ideas to young, emerging artists with an interest in printmaking.