World Music Institute Presents the Third Annual Japanese Salon at Globus Washitsu

Third Annual Japanese Salon Thursday, February 20 from 6:30 p.m. until 9:00 p.m. Globus Washitsu – 889 Broadway (between 19th & 20th Streets), Unit PHC Admission: $75/$60 World Music Institute members World Music Institute and Globus Washitsu host an intimate evening of Japanese culture with a live koto and shamisen performance by Masayo Ishigure and her student, Ken Hutchinson. The setting is the beautiful, private … Continue reading World Music Institute Presents the Third Annual Japanese Salon at Globus Washitsu

SAORI KANDA Art Performance with Sufi Dancer LÂLE SAYOKO at CRS

Vibration: SAORI KANDA with LÂLE SAYOKO Friday, December 6 from 7:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m. CRS (Center for Remembering & Sharing) – 123 4th Avenue (between 12th and 13th Streets) Admission: $25 in advance/$30 at the door; $20 seniors and students CRS (Center for Remembering & Sharing) presents VIBRATION: SAORI KANDA art performance with Sufi Dance artist LÂLE SAYOKO. VIBRATION brings together two internationally touring … Continue reading SAORI KANDA Art Performance with Sufi Dancer LÂLE SAYOKO at CRS
kimono, Globus Washitsu, fashion, men's kimono, Modern Samurai, NYC, Japan, Spree Kingyo

Modern Samurai • Men’s Kimono

Modern Samurai • Men’s Kimono Thursday, October 18 through Sunday, October 21 from noon until 6:00 p.m. Globus Washitsu – 889 Broadway (at E. 19th Street) Admission: Free A new and super-creative generation of Fashion Samurai is emerging in Japan and internationally, bravely setting out to redefine men’s kimono styles by keeping tradition alive while infusing it with new life. Their unique ensembles make a … Continue reading Modern Samurai • Men’s Kimono
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
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Koto Star Yumi Kurosawa to Perform for World Music Institute at Globus Washitsu

World Music Institute Japanese Salon Thursday, March 15 from 6:30 p.m. until 9:00 p.m. Globus Washitsu – 889 Broadway (at E. 19th Street), PHC Admission: $75/$60 WMI members Presented in conjunction with Globus Washitsu’s Tatami Recital Program, World Music Institute’s Japanese Salon is an intimate evening of Japanese culture with live music by Yumi Kurosawa. Kurosawa’s performance will be followed by a Q&A session and … Continue reading Koto Star Yumi Kurosawa to Perform for World Music Institute at Globus Washitsu