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
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 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
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
30 for 30 Podcasts: “Hideo Nomo’s Legacy: Baseball in Japan and America” Monday, December 3 from 7:30 p.m. until 9:00 p.m. The Nippon Club – 145 West 57th Street (between 6th and 7th Avenues) Admission: $5 In the wake of its riveting audio documentary on Hideo Nomo’s trailblazing journey from NPB to MLB, ESPN’s 30 for 30 Podcasts is pleased to present a live discussion … Continue reading Hideo Nomo the Subject of ESPN’s 30 for 30 Podcasts Event