The JapanCulture•NYC Holiday Gift Guide – Part I

As we all have experienced, 2020 has been a very different year. Due to that we thought we would approach our 2020 Holiday Gift Guide differently, also: Instead of posting one guide, we have decided to post several ideas throughout the next month. Every year we focus on local, Japanese small businesses, and that has never been more important now! Today we bring you our … Continue reading The JapanCulture•NYC Holiday Gift Guide – Part I

The JC•NYC 2019 Holiday Market Pop-Up Gift Guide!

With only two weeks left to shop for your holiday gifts, Japan Culture•NYC is pleased to present our 2019 last-minute gift guide! This year we are focusing on pop-up shopping experiences. Whether it’s a vendor at a holiday market or a special pop-up shopping event, we have curated a list of great Japanese or Japanese-inspired pop-ups for you to check out and secure the perfect … Continue reading The JC•NYC 2019 Holiday Market Pop-Up Gift Guide!
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Sebastian Masuda Brings “Fur East Far Tokyo” Exhibition to Special Special

Sebastian Masuda: “Fur East Far Tokyo” Friday, September 7 through Wednesday, October 31 Opening Reception – Friday, September 7 from 6:30 p.m. until 8:30 p.m. Special Special – 44 East 1st Street, Storefront West (between 1st and 2nd Avenues) Admission: Free Sebastian Masuda is bringing his work back to New York! Join the gallery Special Special on Friday, September 7 as they present “Fur East … Continue reading Sebastian Masuda Brings “Fur East Far Tokyo” Exhibition to Special Special
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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