KOKA, calligraphy, Japanese traditions, exhibition, J-Collabo, Brooklyn, NYC, Japan

KOKA Calligraphy Solo Exhibition at J-Collabo 🗓 🗺

KOKA Calligraphy Solo Exhibition Thursday, February 7 through Monday, February 11 from 11:00 a.m. until 7:00 p.m. Opening Reception: Saturday, February 9 from 5:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. J-Collabo – 300 7th Street, Brooklyn Admission: Free Japanese calligrapher KOKA will have her first solo exhibition at J-Collabo in Brooklyn. Based in New York and Tokyo, KOKA (real name: Hikaru Yamasaki) has thirteen years of experience … Continue reading KOKA Calligraphy Solo Exhibition at J-Collabo 🗓 🗺
Japanese New Year, Brooklyn Japanese American Family Association, BJAFA, Brooklyn, NYC, Japan, New Year, Oshogatsu, mochitsuki, Samurai Sword Soul, Ryu-Kaji, Kaoru Watanabe Taiko Center, Taisan Tanaka, origami, shogi, kabuki

Brooklyn Japanese New Year Festival 🗓 🗺

Brooklyn Japanese New Year Festival Monday, January 21 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 Boar in Brooklyn at this Japanese-style event for the entire family. The Brooklyn Japanese American Family Association presents a special New … Continue reading Brooklyn Japanese New Year Festival 🗓 🗺
SUMO STEW, chankonabe, sumo, wrestling, NYC, Brooklyn, Japan, Japanese comfort food, Brooklyn Brewery

SUMO STEW 23 at Brooklyn Brewery 🗓 🗺

SUMO STEW 23 Monday, November 12th from 8:00 p.m. until 11:00 p.m. Brooklyn Brewery – 79 N. 11th Street, Brooklyn Admission: $60 Inspired by a trip to Japan, photographer Michael Harlan Turkell returned to New York City with aspirations of importing the ancient sport of sumo and teamed up with Harry Rosenblum, owner of The Brooklyn Kitchen, a center for culinary education. The two created … Continue reading SUMO STEW 23 at Brooklyn Brewery 🗓 🗺
Tokyo to New York, Bargemusic, Here and Now, NYC, Brooklyn, Japan, hichiriki, clarinet, classical music, Japanese composers, Thomas Piercy, NYC composers, music, concert

Bargemusic’s “Here and Now Series” to Feature “Tokyo to New York” 🗓 🗺

Tokyo to New York at Bargemusic: Here and Now Series Friday, September 14 at 8:00 p.m. Bargemusic – 1 Water Street, Brooklyn Admission: $40/$35 seniors/$20 students The latest “Tokyo to New York” concert on Bargemusic‘s “Here and Now Series” features new music by composers from Tokyo and New York City. They range in age from 25 to 94 years of age and come from all … Continue reading Bargemusic’s “Here and Now Series” to Feature “Tokyo to New York” 🗓 🗺
SUMO STEW, chankonabe, sumo, wrestling, NYC, Brooklyn, Japan, Japanese comfort food, Brooklyn Brewery

SUMO STEW at Arrogant Swine in Brooklyn

SUMO STEW Tuesday, July 17 from 6:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m. Arrogant Swine – 173 Morgan Avenue, Brooklyn Admission: $60 Get ready for our SUMO STEW’s outdoor summer special! Inspired by a trip to Japan, photographer Michael Harlan Turkell returned to New York City with aspirations of importing the ancient sport of sumo and teamed up with Harry Rosenblum, owner of The Brooklyn Kitchen, a … Continue reading SUMO STEW at Arrogant Swine in Brooklyn