Japanese Events in London

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The Post-Anthropocene by Naoya Inose 9:30 am
The Post-Anthropocene by Naoya Inose @ Daiwa Anglo-Japanese Foundation
Oct 3 @ 9:30 am – Nov 1 @ 5:00 pm
The Post-Anthropocene by Naoya Inose @ Daiwa Anglo-Japanese Foundation
The Daiwa Anglo-Japanese Foundation is delighted to introduce the London-based Japanese artist Naoya Inose to the UK public. The new geological era the Anthropocene, which means “the age of humanity”, defines the epoch we live[...]
Erika Kobayashi: His Last Bow
Erika Kobayashi: His Last Bow @ Yamamoto Keiko Rochaix
Sep 5 – Nov 21 all-day
Erika Kobayashi: His Last Bow @ Yamamoto Keiko Rochaix
The first showing of the Japanese artist Erika Kobayashi in the UK. The exhibition explores her family history strangely intertwined with the discovery of uranium, radioactivation, invention of atomic bomb, and Sherlock Holmes. Erika Kobayashi[...]
Nara: sacred images from early Japan
Nara: sacred images from early Japan @ The British Museum, Room 3 and 93
Oct 3 – Nov 24 all-day
Nara: sacred images from early Japan @ The British Museum, Room 3 and 93
Nara, in the Yamato region of Japan, was the country’s capital from AD 710–784 – and the cradle of traditional Japanese culture. This special display runs in two rooms: the Asahi Shimbun Displays (Room 3)[...]
Yū (Shin’ichi Isohata / Naoyo Yakushi / Misuzu) 7:30 pm
Yū (Shin’ichi Isohata / Naoyo Yakushi / Misuzu) @ CAFE OTO
Nov 1 @ 7:30 pm
Yū (Shin'ichi Isohata / Naoyo Yakushi / Misuzu) @ CAFE OTO
“This project is named Yū (幽) / phantom. Yū is Japanese special sensitivity, it’s means like “faintly”, “fleeting”, “airy”, “vaguely”. It’s be understood by Japanese people as also “ghost”, “apparition”, “phantom”. This performance depicts two[...]
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Cosmogenesis by Hiroe Saeki
Cosmogenesis by Hiroe Saeki @ Daiwa Anglo-Japanese Foundation
Nov 7 2019 – Jan 31 2020 all-day
Cosmogenesis by Hiroe Saeki @ Daiwa Anglo-Japanese Foundation
The Daiwa Anglo-Japanese Foundation is delighted to host Hiroe Saeki’s first UK solo show. Hiroe Saeki’s work inhabits a liminal zone on the edges of the perceivable: monochromatic explorations of the subject of beauty in[...]
Private View: Cosmogenesis by Hiroe Saeki
Private View: Cosmogenesis by Hiroe Saeki @ The Daiwa Anglo-Japanese Foundation
Nov 7 all-day
Private View: Cosmogenesis by Hiroe Saeki @ The Daiwa Anglo-Japanese Foundation
The Private View is a chance to have a first look at the exhibition Cosmogenesis by the Berlin-based Japanese artist Hiroe Saeki. Hiroe Saeki’s work inhabits a liminal zone on the edges of the perceivable:[...]
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Minyo Crusaders 7:00 pm
Minyo Crusaders @ The Jazz Cafe
Nov 11 @ 7:00 pm
Minyo Crusaders @ The Jazz Cafe
Minyo Crusaders rework traditional Japanese folk songs (minyō) with Latin, African and Caribbean rhythms to create some of the most infectious music anywhere between Latin America and Japan. The punchy and inventive arrangements of this[...]
The Japan Society Book Club 7:00 pm
The Japan Society Book Club @ The Japan Society
Nov 11 @ 7:00 pm
The Japan Society Book Club @ The Japan Society  | London | United Kingdom
Join us on the second Monday of each month for the Japan Society Book Club. The intention is simple: to explore the themes of the book, express personal opinions on the style and content, discuss[...]
AMI YAMASAKI + CHARLIE COLLINS & GUESTS 7:00 pm
AMI YAMASAKI + CHARLIE COLLINS & GUESTS @ Iklectik
Nov 17 @ 7:00 pm
AMI YAMASAKI + CHARLIE COLLINS & GUESTS @ Iklectik
Ami Yamasaki & Charlie Collins + guests Ami Yamasaki & Charlie Collins, on a short tour marking Yamasaki’s UK debut, arrive at Iklectik for the final performance, where after a short duo set they will[...]
YOKIMONO Japanese X’mas Market
YOKIMONO Japanese X’mas Market @ The Factory Dalston
Nov 24 all-day
YOKIMONO Japanese X'mas Market @ The Factory Dalston
YOKIMONO JAPANESE XMAS MARKET Date & Time: Sun. 24th November 2019 11am-6pm PLACE: The Factory, 21-31 Shacklewell Lane, London E8 2DA Free entry ticket registration and full list of traders & performers; https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/79882846745 On Sunday[...]
Artist Talk: Hiroe Saeki in conversation with Ito Ogawa 6:00 pm
Artist Talk: Hiroe Saeki in conversation with Ito Ogawa @ Daiwa Anglo-Japanese Foundation
Nov 26 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Artist Talk: Hiroe Saeki in conversation with Ito Ogawa @ Daiwa Anglo-Japanese Foundation
Hiroe Saeki’s work inhabits a liminal zone on the edges of the perceivable: monochromatic explorations of the subject of beauty in nature, delicate drawings with a weightless quality, sparse compositions evoking traditional aesthetics. As in[...]