Working from Home After COVID-19

When the lockdown was in its early stages, JapanCultureNYC collaborated with Yvonne Burton of Burton Consulting International on a series of articles to help you adjust to working from home. (Click here to read the 16 articles posted from April 2 through May 6.) New York entered Phase 2 on June 22, and many workers are now easing their way back into their offices. But … Continue reading Working from Home After COVID-19

ESPN to Broadcast Documentary about Koshien, Japan’s High School Baseball Tournament

Koshien: Japan’s Field of Dreams Monday, June 29 at 7:00 p.m. ESPN Baseball is life for the die-hard competitors in Koshien, Japan’s national high school baseball championship, whose alumni include current MLB stars Masahiro Tanaka and Shohei Ohtani and World Series champions Hideki Matsui and Daisuke Matsuzaka. As popular as MLB’s World Series, the stakes are beyond high in this single-elimination tournament. For Coach Mizutani, … Continue reading ESPN to Broadcast Documentary about Koshien, Japan’s High School Baseball Tournament

SEIZAN Gallery Painter Motohide Takami to Join Artist Talk Hosted by Tiger Strikes Asteroid

Fluid Dialogue: A Round-Robin Artist Talk Featuring Artists from Catenations Wednesday, June 24 at 8:00 p.m. Live Via Zoom Admission: Free Represented by SEIZAN Gallery, painter Motohide Takami will join the Artist Talk for the upcoming exhibition Catenations hosted by Brooklyn-based network of exhibition spaces Tiger Strikes Asteroid. Catenations is a group exhibition curated by Rachael Gorchov and Jo Yarrington. Works in various mediums explore … Continue reading SEIZAN Gallery Painter Motohide Takami to Join Artist Talk Hosted by Tiger Strikes Asteroid

Learn How to Wear a Yukata with Japan Performing Arts, Inc.

How to Wear Yukata Tuesdays through August from 4:30 p.m. until 5:15 p.m. Live Via Zoom Admission: Free It’s officially summer, and the warmer weather ushers in yukata season! If you haven’t mastered the technique of putting on this traditional cotton kimono worn during the hot summer months, don’t worry! Japan Performing Arts, Inc. is offering free lessons! Every Tuesday from now through the end … Continue reading Learn How to Wear a Yukata with Japan Performing Arts, Inc.

Japan America Society of Southern California Turns to New York-Based Leaders for Work-From-Home Environments

Mindful Ways to Work from Home: A Blueprint for Your Space and Soul for Focus Amidst COVID-19 Wednesday, June 24 from 1:00 pm until 2:00 p.m. Virtual Webinar hosted by the Japan America Society of Southern California Suggested Donation: $25 Do you work from home? Are you happy, healthy, and productive there? The New Normal of our work environment involves flexible workplaces, including work-from-home. Companies … Continue reading Japan America Society of Southern California Turns to New York-Based Leaders for Work-From-Home Environments