The Nippon Club Presents Wood Sculptures by Takaoki Tajima 🗓 🗺

Wood Sculptures by Takaoki Tajima: An Amusing World of Little Wooden Creatures Thursday, January 23rd through Wednesday, February 5 Opening Reception: Thursday, January 23 from 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. The Nippon Gallery at The Nippon Club – 145 West 57th Street (between 6th and 7th Avenues), 7th Floor Admission: Free The Nippon Club will present the first overseas exhibition of Takaoki Tajima. The exhibition … Continue reading The Nippon Club Presents Wood Sculptures by Takaoki Tajima 🗓 🗺

Japanese New Year Festival in Brooklyn 🗓 🗺

Brooklyn Japanese New Year Festival Monday, January 20 from noon until 4:00 p.m. ROULETTE – 509 Atlantic Avenue (corner of Atlantic and 3rd Avenues), Brooklyn Admission: $15/$8 children (in advance) / $18/$10 children (at the door) / Free children two and under Celebrate the Year of the Rat in Brooklyn at this Japanese-style event for the entire family. The Brooklyn Japanese American Family Association presents … Continue reading Japanese New Year Festival in Brooklyn 🗓 🗺

Sun, Moon, Sky: Stan Honda Photography 🗓 🗺

Sun, Moon, Sky: Stan Honda Photography Friday, January 17 until Sunday, February 16 Opening Reception: Friday, January 17 from 6:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m. the cell – 338 W. 23rd Street (between 8th and 9th Avenues) Admission: Free New York-based photographer Stan Honda will have an exhibition of his night sky photographs at the cell in Chelsea. Tribeca New Music and nancy manocherian’s the cell … Continue reading Sun, Moon, Sky: Stan Honda Photography 🗓 🗺

Taka Kigawa Kicks Off WQXR’s Beginner’s Ear 🗺

WQXR Presents: Beginner’s Ear—Taka Kigawa Friday, January 17 from 12:30 p.m. until 1:30 p.m. The Greene Space – 44 Charlton Street Admission: $30 WQXR presents Beginner’s Ear, one hour of lunchtime bliss with guided meditation and a live performance by world-class musicians every Friday from January 17 through March 6. Each meditation will feature music from a different artist. Taka Kigawa, an “enthralling but elusive … Continue reading Taka Kigawa Kicks Off WQXR’s Beginner’s Ear 🗺

Get to Know Kanagawa at Japan Society 🗓 🗺

Get to Know Kanagawa: Hot Springs, Zen, and the Great Wave Thursday, January 23 at 6:30 p.m. Japan Society – 333 E. 47th Street (between 1st and 2nd Avenues) Admission: $21/$17 members, seniors, and students Enriched in history, festivals, and breathtaking sights, Kanagawa is an ideal destination for any traveler. With so much to see and do, Kanagawa is not just a side trip from … Continue reading Get to Know Kanagawa at Japan Society 🗓 🗺