Fudangi Fun: Everyday Kimono Exhibit

  Fudangi Fun: Everyday Kimono Exhibit Thursday, October 12 until Sunday, October 15 from 12:00 p.m. until 6:00 p.m. Globus Washitsu – 889 Broadway at 19th Street Admission: Free In conjunction their ongoing Kimono Visionaries Series, Globus Washitsu is hosting a new exhibition Fudangi Fun: Everyday Kimono starting October 11. In Japanese Fudangi means “everyday clothes,” and prior to the 20th century, kimono was worn … Continue reading Fudangi Fun: Everyday Kimono Exhibit

Kimono Designer Showcases Contemporary Obi to New York

JapanCulture•NYC recently welcomed Jen Green on board as our Fashion Editor. Read all about her background and how she became interested in Japanese culture here. Jen attended an obi exhibition and filed this report. In late October, kimono designer Hirotaka Asano had his first exhibit in the United States. Held in the authentic tatami and tea ceremony space, Globus Chashitsu, the exhibition was on view … Continue reading Kimono Designer Showcases Contemporary Obi to New York