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 🗓 🗺

“Japan in Black and White”—Calligraphy and Photography at The Nippon Gallery 🗓 🗺

Japan in Black and White by Japanese Calligrapher Eritate Gyokuei and American Photographer Bryan Moore Thursday, December 5 through Saturday, December 7 The Nippon Gallery at The Nippon Club – 145 West 57th Street (between 6th and 7th Avenues), 7th Floor Admission: Free A joint exhibition of Japanese calligrapher Eritate Gyokuei and U.S. photographer Bryan Moore, entitled Japan in Black and White, will be held … Continue reading “Japan in Black and White”—Calligraphy and Photography at The Nippon Gallery 🗓 🗺

The Nippon Club to Commemorate the 150th Anniversary of Lafcadio Hearn’s Arrival in the U.S. 🗓 🗺

Lafcadio Hearn in the Present Day Wednesday, October 23 from 6:30 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. The Nippon Club – 145 West 57th Street (between 6th and 7th Avenues) Admission: $15/$10 members The Nippon Club and The Hearn Society present a celebration of the 150th anniversary of Lafcadio Hearn’s arrival in the United States. The event features a lecture by the writer’s great-grandson and a live … Continue reading The Nippon Club to Commemorate the 150th Anniversary of Lafcadio Hearn’s Arrival in the U.S. 🗓 🗺
Kasama, Ibaraki, Japan, NYC, The Nippon Club, Kasama ware, pottery, Kosei Matsui

Kasama Pottery with Free Style at The Nippon Club 🗓 🗺

Kasama Pottery with Free Style: Living National Treasure Kosei Matsui and modern ceramic artists (Hiroyuki Onuki, Koji Toda and Akio Nukaga) Thursday, January 31 through Wednesday, February 27 The Nippon Gallery at The Nippon Club – 145 West 57th Street, 7th Floor Admission: Free What is Kasama Ware? Kasama ware is the characteristic pottery of the Kasama City area of Ibaraki Prefecture. Along with the nearby … Continue reading Kasama Pottery with Free Style at The Nippon Club 🗓 🗺
Distant Islands, Daniel Inouye, Dr. Daniel H. Inouye, history, Japanese diaspora, Japanese Americans in New York, NYC, Japan, JAA, JACL, JAJA, immigration, The Nippon Club

Distant Islands: The Japanese American Community in NY 1876-1930s 🗓 🗺

Book Discussion – Distant Islands: The Japanese American Community in NY 1876-1930s Saturday, January 26 from 1:00 p.m. until 3:00 p.m. Japanese American Association of New York – 49 West 45th Street (between 5th and 6th Avenues), 11th Floor Admission: Free As Japan transitioned from the Edo Era to the Meiji Era, Japanese immigrants began settling in Hawaii and the U.S. mainland, including New York. … Continue reading Distant Islands: The Japanese American Community in NY 1876-1930s 🗓 🗺