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Cool Tokyo: Harajuku, Akihabara and Beyond – Ticket Giveaway! 🗓 🗺

Cool Tokyo: Harajuku, Akihabara and Beyond – Ticket Giveaway! Tuesday, May 8 at 6:30 p.m. Japan Society – 333 E. 47th Street (between First and Second Avenues) Admission: $14/$11 Japan Society members, seniors, and students. Or FREE to one lucky winner! Tickets are still available for Japan Society’s Talk+ Program’s upcoming event Cool Tokyo: Harajuku, Akihabara and Beyond. But we have one ticket to give away … Continue reading Cool Tokyo: Harajuku, Akihabara and Beyond – Ticket Giveaway! 🗓 🗺
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Haura: The Secrets of Japan’s Traditional Jacket at Globus Washitsu 🗓

Haori’s Hidden Haura Exhibition Thursday, March 22 through Sunday, March 25 from noon until 6:00 p.m. Globus Washitsu- 889 Broadway at E. 19th Street, PHC Admission: Free Globus Washitsu presents Haori’s Hidden Haura in conjunction with their ongoing Kimono Visionaries Series. This exhibition is curated by Ichiro and Yaka Wada of Ichiroya, an Osaka-based vintage kimono house that is renowned for their large selection of … Continue reading Haura: The Secrets of Japan’s Traditional Jacket at Globus Washitsu 🗓
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The 2017 JapanCulture•NYC Holiday Gift Guide!

At JapanCulture•NYC we know that New Yorkers are very busy and that you probably might not have all your holiday shopping done yet. But don’t worry, this year for our 2017 gift guide, we are trying to make it easy for you by introducing you to three local Japanese shops that will carry items for anyone on your list from children through grandparents or an … Continue reading The 2017 JapanCulture•NYC Holiday Gift Guide!

Kimono and Nihongami Workshops in NYC

    While in New York as a contributor to the Fudangi Fun exhibit, Anji SALZ @salztokyo will also be hosting two exciting workshops! Anji SALZ is a German native who fell in love in kimono after moving to Japan. As a stylist, writer, and influencer, she works with kimono on a daily basis in Tokyo. She also offers handpicked kimono, obi, and various kimono accessories … Continue reading Kimono and Nihongami Workshops in NYC

Fudangi Fun: Everyday Kimono Exhibit

  Fudangi Fun: Everyday Kimono Exhibit Thursday, October 12 until Sunday, October 15 from 12:00 p.m. until 6:00 p.m. Globus Washitsu – 889 Broadway at 19th Street Admission: Free In conjunction their ongoing Kimono Visionaries Series, Globus Washitsu is hosting a new exhibition Fudangi Fun: Everyday Kimono starting October 11. In Japanese Fudangi means “everyday clothes,” and prior to the 20th century, kimono was worn … Continue reading Fudangi Fun: Everyday Kimono Exhibit