Museum of Sex, Hajime Kinoko, Kinbaku, Shibari, NYC, Japan, The Incomplete Araki, Nobuyoshi Araki, erotic art, rope binding, Japanese art, Heavensake

Hajime Kinoko: Kinbaku Performances at Museum of Sex 🗓 🗺

Hajime Kinoko: Kinbaku Performances Tuesday, July 17 and Thursday, July 19 at 8:00 p.m. (Performance starts at 8:30p.m.) Museum of Sex – 233 Fifth Avenue (at 27th Street) Admission: $20 (Includes complimentary tasting of Heavensake) Shibari (縛り) is a Japanese word that literally means “decoratively tied,” and Kinbaku-bi (緊縛美) is an ancient, erotic Japanese art form, which translates literally as “the beauty of tight binding.” … Continue reading Hajime Kinoko: Kinbaku Performances at Museum of Sex 🗓 🗺
JAPAN CUTS, Japan Society, film festivals, Japanese cinema, NYC, Japan, movies, Kirin Kiki, Ramen Shop, Mori The Artist's Habitat, Hanagatami

Japan Society Unleashes Its 12th Annual JAPAN CUTS: Festival of New Japanese Film 🗓 🗺

JAPAN CUTS: Festival of New Japanese Film Thursday, July 19 through Sunday, July 29 Japan Society – 333 E. 47th Street (between First and Second Avenues) Admission: $15/$12 seniors and students/$10 Japan Society members $21/$18/$16 for July 19 screening of Ramen Shop and July 26 screening of Mori, The Artist’s Habitat Film Pass: Purchase tickets for at least 3 different films in the same transaction … Continue reading Japan Society Unleashes Its 12th Annual JAPAN CUTS: Festival of New Japanese Film 🗓 🗺
Asako Iwasawa, The Ronin Gallery, Japan, NYC, Ronin | Globus Artist-in-Residence Program, Japanese artists, Japanese contemporary art, kacho fugetsu, nature, exhibition, Globus Washitsu, Brooklyn Botanic Garden

The Nature of Kacho Fugetsu at Ronin Gallery 🗓 🗺

Contemporary Talents of Japan: Kacho Fugetsu Thursday, July 12 through Saturday, August 11 Opening Reception: Thursday, July 12 from 5:30 p.m. until 7:30 p.m. The Ronin Gallery – 425 Madison Avenue (between 48th and 49th Streets), 3rd Floor Admission: Free With Kacho Fugetsu, The Ronin Gallery presents an exhibition that reinterprets an enduring genre through a contemporary lens. The term “kacho fugetsu” is composed of … Continue reading The Nature of Kacho Fugetsu at Ronin Gallery 🗓 🗺
Coppé, electronica, jazz, music, performance, clubs, NYC, Japan, Nubulu Classic, Silvano, Ideal Glass, Marc Urselli, MJ12, J-Music Ensemble

Coppé, “Godmother of Japanese Electronica,” to Perform in NYC 🗓

Coppé 23rpm Tour: NYC 2018 Saturday, July 7 from 10:00 p.m. until 1:00 a.m. Nublu Classic – 62 Avenue C (between 4th and 5th Streets) Admission: $10 Cover Monday, July 9 from 9:00 p.m. until 11:00 p.m. Silvana – 300 W. 116th Street (at Frederick Douglass Boulevard) Admission: Free Tuesday, July 10 from 8:00 p.m. until 11:30 p.m. Ideal Glass – 22 E. 2nd Street … Continue reading Coppé, “Godmother of Japanese Electronica,” to Perform in NYC 🗓
Erika Matsuo Quartet, Erika Matsuo, Rockwood Music Hall, NYC, Japan, jazz, music, concert, Monday Michiru

ERIKA MATSUO Quartet and Monday Michiru at Rockwood Music Hall 🗓 🗺

ERIKA MATSUO Quartet with Special Guest Monday Michiru Wednesday, July 11 from 8:30 p.m. until 9:30 p.m. (Doors open at 8:15 p.m.) Rockwood Music Hall Stage 3 – 185 Orchard Street (between Stanton and E. Houston Streets) Admission: $20 (including a two-drink minimum) MarCreation presents an exciting night of music with ERIKA MATSUO Quartet and special guest Monday Michiru at Rockwood Music Hall‘s Stage 3. … Continue reading ERIKA MATSUO Quartet and Monday Michiru at Rockwood Music Hall 🗓 🗺