WAMODERN Kimono Exhibition at J-COLLABO

WAMODERN Designed by KIMONO ARTISAN KYOTO Friday, December 3 through Sunday, December 19 Monday through Thursday: by appointment only (email jplusbcafe@gmail.com) Friday through Sunday: Noon until 6:00 p.m. Opening party: Sunday, December 5 from 3:00 p.m. until 6:00 p.m. J-COLLABO – 300 7th Street, Brooklyn Admission: Free   The dyeing and weaving techniques and designs of Kyoto’s kimono have been handed down from generation to … Continue reading WAMODERN Kimono Exhibition at J-COLLABO

UBER DANDY KIMONO to Exhibit in NYC

Continental Shift – American Premiere for designer Tia Oguri  Friday, December 3 through Monday, December 6 from 12:00pm to 6:00pm, daily Globus Washitsu – 889 Broadway (between 19th and 20th Streets) Ring bell for PHC Admission: Free The Globus Family, as a next step in its Kimono Visionaries program, is holding its first post-pandemic exhibition, Continental Shift. This solo show will be the American premiere … Continue reading UBER DANDY KIMONO to Exhibit in NYC

JapanCulture•NYC Holiday Gift Guide 2021 (Part I)

For JapanCulture•NYC’s Holiday Gift Guide 2021, we are bringing you a two-part series that combines one-stop shopping for multiple people on your gift list plus a nice outing for yourself. Our first suggestion is the upcoming Japanese Handcraft Show that features local Japanese artists or Japanese-inspired artists as well as NYC-based Japanese food vendors. Japanese Handcraft Show Sunday, December 5 from noon until 6:00 p.m. … Continue reading JapanCulture•NYC Holiday Gift Guide 2021 (Part I)

Japan Society’s Play Reading Series Picks Up with COOKING UP

Cooking Up Monday, December 6 at 7:30 p.m. with artist Q&A Japan Society – 333 East 47th Street (between 1st and 2nd Avenues) Admission: $15/$10 Japan Society members Japan Society presents the 16th installment of its annual play reading series, Contemporary Japanese Plays in English Translation. The series introduces topical plays from emerging playwrights from Japan to artists and audiences in the U.S. Written by … Continue reading Japan Society’s Play Reading Series Picks Up with COOKING UP

The Japanese American Association of New York to Host Virtual Gala

JAA 114th Anniversary Virtual Gala Friday, December 3 from 7:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. Live Stream on YouTube Individual Tickets: $250 The Japanese American Association of New York, Inc. continued to have a challenging year. However, they held hybrid programs and re-opened their doors in May. During 2021 the 114-year-old nonprofit organization helped members navigate the COVID vaccine registration process and deal with mental health … Continue reading The Japanese American Association of New York to Host Virtual Gala