Askua Koto, koto, music, fashion, calligraphy, Kaede Kimonos, NYC, Japan, exhibition, performance

Setsuhi ‘eri’ Shiraishi – Caligraphy à la mode Opening Reception 🗓 🗺

Setsuhi ‘eri’ Shiraishi – Caligraphy à la mode Opening Reception Friday, June 28 from 7:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m. Kaede Kimonos – 246 W. 38th Street, #1102 (between 7th and 8th Avenues) Admission: Free Japanese calligrapher Setsuhi ‘eri’ Shiraishi will have an exhibition of her work at Kaede Kimonos. The opening reception on June 28 is presented by Kaede Kimonos and MarCreation and sponsored by … Continue reading Setsuhi ‘eri’ Shiraishi – Caligraphy à la mode Opening Reception 🗓 🗺
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 🗓 🗺
Oshogatsu, Japanese New Year, Japan Society, NYC, Japan, Japanese traditions, holiday, kamishibai, taiko, shishimai, kendama, mochitsuki, nengajo, calligraphy

Japan Society’s New Year’s Day Celebration: Oshogatsu 🗓 🗺

Japan Society’s New Year’s Day Celebration: Oshogatsu Sunday, January 27 from 1:00 until 4:00 p.m. Japan Society – 333 E. 47th Street (between First and Second Avenues) Tickets: $18/$10 Japan Society individual and corporate members/Free children ages 2 and under and Cool Culture members Continue to celebrate the New Year Japanese-style with Japan Society’s Oshogatsu event. It’ll be an afternoon filled with the traditional activities for … Continue reading Japan Society’s New Year’s Day Celebration: Oshogatsu 🗓 🗺
Rihaku, calligraphy, uchiwa, Setsugekka, matcha, tea, workshop, NYC, Japan

Japanese Calligraphy Artist’s Demonstration and Workshop at Setsugekka 🗓 🗺

Calligraphy Demonstration and Workshop by RIHAKU: “Draw your summer” on Uchiwa, a Japanese fan Friday, June 8 from 6:30 p.m. until 8:30 p.m. Sunday, June 10 from 11:00 a.m. until 1:00 p.m. Setsugekka East Village – 74 E 7th Street (between 1st and 2nd Avenues) Admission: $55 Japanese calligraphy artist Rihaku Inoue will hold a calligraphy demonstration and workshop at teahouse Setsugekka in the East Village. The … Continue reading Japanese Calligraphy Artist’s Demonstration and Workshop at Setsugekka 🗓 🗺
Japan Day @ Central Park, Japan, NYC, Central Park, Japanese culture, Japanese food, calligraphy, origami, yukata, yo-yo fishing, bullet train, Hello Kitty

The 12th Annual Japan Day @ Central Park 🗓 🗺

The 12th Annual Japan Day @ Central Park Sunday, May 13 from 9:30 a.m. until 4:00 p.m. Bandshell Area at Central Park – Entrance on 69th Street and 5th Avenue Admission: Free The 12th Annual Japan Day @ Central Park is bringing Japanese culture to New York this Mother’s Day! It’s a festival that celebrates the diversity of Japanese culture through food, activities, and performances … Continue reading The 12th Annual Japan Day @ Central Park 🗓 🗺