Japanese Events in London

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Ryoko Aoki and Zon Ito at Yamamoto Keiko Rochaix Gallery, Shoreditch 11:00 am
Ryoko Aoki and Zon Ito at Yamamoto Keiko Rochaix Gallery, Shoreditch @ Yamamoto Keiko Rochaix Gallery
Sep 7 @ 11:00 am – Nov 22 @ 6:00 pm
Ryoko Aoki and Zon Ito at Yamamoto Keiko Rochaix Gallery, Shoreditch @ Yamamoto Keiko Rochaix Gallery | England | United Kingdom
Yamamoto Keiko Rochaix has announced a joint exhibition by contemporary Japanese artist duo Ryoko Aoki and Zon Ito. The two independent artists started collaborating in 2000, and this will be the first time they will[...]
Yayoi Kusama 10:00 am
Yayoi Kusama @ Victoria Miro, Wharf Road
Oct 3 @ 10:00 am – Dec 21 @ 6:00 pm
Yayoi Kusama @ Victoria Miro, Wharf Road
THE MOVING MOMENT WHEN I WENT TO THE UNIVERSE, a major exhibition of new works by Yayoi Kusama, will take place across the Wharf Road galleries and waterside garden. The exhibition will feature new paintings, including[...]
In Search of Forgotten Colours
In Search of Forgotten Colours @ The Victoria & Albert Museum
Jul 17 2018 – Jan 27 2019 all-day
In Search of Forgotten Colours @ The Victoria & Albert Museum
A display of textiles and paper samples from the Somenotsukasa Yoshioka dye workshop in Fushimi, southern Kyoto. The display is accompanied by four short films about Yoshioka Sachio, the fifth generation head of the workshop,[...]
Master – An Ainu Story, Photography Exhibition at SOAS
Master – An Ainu Story, Photography Exhibition at SOAS @ The Brunei Gallery, SOAS
Oct 12 – Dec 15 all-day
Master - An Ainu Story, Photography Exhibition at SOAS @ The Brunei Gallery, SOAS | England | United Kingdom
Starting the 12th October and running until 15th December, Adam Isfendiyar will be holding a photography exhibition about the life of an Ainu (indigenous people of Japan) man in Hokkaido. He has been working on this[...]
OTACO + LIA MICE 7:30 pm
OTACO + LIA MICE @ IKLECTIK
Nov 1 @ 7:30 pm – 10:30 pm
OTACO + LIA MICE @ IKLECTIK | United Kingdom
Naming herself after the tako – that is, octopus – bar she runs in Sapporo, capital of Japan’s northernmost main island Hokkaido, electronic musician and singer Otaco is one of the most vibrant new artists[...]
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SOMETHING NEW – Yuta Segawa Ceramics Solo Exhibition
SOMETHING NEW – Yuta Segawa Ceramics Solo Exhibition @ Sway Gallery
Nov 2 – Nov 22 all-day
SOMETHING NEW - Yuta Segawa Ceramics Solo Exhibition @ Sway Gallery | England | United Kingdom
SOMETHING NEW – Yuta Segawa Ceramics SOLO EXHIBITION DATES: 2nd – 22nd November 2018 PRIVATE VIEW: 1st November 18:00 – 20:00 RSVP https://bit.ly/2pqlU2C The Sway Gallery London is proud to introduce Yuta Segawa, an incredibly[...]
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Private View: Jailhouse Locke by Tsuyoshi Anzai 6:00 pm
Private View: Jailhouse Locke by Tsuyoshi Anzai @ Daiwa Anglo-Japanese Foundation
Nov 6 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Private View: Jailhouse Locke by Tsuyoshi Anzai @ Daiwa Anglo-Japanese Foundation
The works presented in Tsuyoshi Anzai’s first solo exhibition in the UK pose questions about the ‘thereness’ of everyday items. Taking inspiration from the Platonic philosophical assumption of a world of ideas which is hidden[...]
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Japanese Natural Dye – Kakishibu Shibori Tote bag making 7:00 pm
Japanese Natural Dye – Kakishibu Shibori Tote bag making @ Studio47 Kingsgate Workshops
Nov 8 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Japanese Natural Dye - Kakishibu Shibori Tote bag making @ Studio47 Kingsgate Workshops | England | United Kingdom
This is an exciting opportunity to use the rare Japanese natural dye, Kakishibu, whilst learning a basic Shibori technique and create an original tote bag! Kakishibu is a traditional Japanese dye made from tannin extract[...]
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The Japan Society Book Club 7:00 pm
The Japan Society Book Club @ The Japan Society
Nov 12 @ 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[...]
The London Japanese Language Meetup 7:00 pm
The London Japanese Language Meetup @ All Bar One
Nov 13 @ 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm
The London Japanese Language Meetup @ All Bar One | England | United Kingdom
Please note to cover costs there is a £1 entry charge on the door. ミートアップの会場が変わります! 新しい会場は: All Bar One , 108 New Oxford Street, London, WC1A 1HD There is good space to chat to people[...]
Tsuyoshi Anzai in conversation with Dr Dean Kenning 6:00 pm
Tsuyoshi Anzai in conversation with Dr Dean Kenning @ Daiwa Anglo-Japanese Foundation
Nov 15 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Tsuyoshi Anzai in conversation with Dr Dean Kenning @ Daiwa Anglo-Japanese Foundation
Event part of the exhibition: Jailhouse Locke by Tsuyoshi Anzai 7 November-5 December 2018, Monday–Friday 9.30am–5pm, Admission free Private View: Tuesday 6 November 2018, 6-8pm Admission free, booking essential On the occasion of his artist[...]
MAYUKO HINO + RAMLEH 7:30 pm
MAYUKO HINO + RAMLEH @ IKLECTIK
Nov 15 @ 7:30 pm
MAYUKO HINO + RAMLEH @ IKLECTIK | United Kingdom
Mayuko Hino resumed her music activity in 2011 after a pause of 10 years for the study of Chinese medicine. Prolific as a live performer, Hino is most well-known for forming C.C.C.C. (Cosmic Coincidence Control[...]
Hello Kitty × Chatime Launch Day
Hello Kitty × Chatime Launch Day @ Chatime Piccadilly Circus 25-27 Shaftesbury Avenue London W1D 7EG
Nov 16 all-day
Hello Kitty × Chatime Launch Day @ Chatime Piccadilly Circus 25-27 Shaftesbury Avenue London W1D 7EG | England | United Kingdom
This winter, Chatime is partnering with Sanrio for the Taiwanese bubble tea brand’s first collaboration ever: a Hello Kitty exclusive making its debut on Friday 16th November. 2 Hello Kitty x Chatime drinks have been[...]
Hyper Japan
Hyper Japan @ Olympia, London
Nov 16 – Nov 18 all-day
Hyper Japan @ Olympia, London
Hyper Japan returns with a winter event at Olympia, London!
Brave Blossoms: the History of Rugby in Japan
Brave Blossoms: the History of Rugby in Japan @ World Rugby Museum, Twickenham Stadium
Nov 17 2018 – Aug 31 2019 all-day
Brave Blossoms: the History of Rugby in Japan @ World Rugby Museum, Twickenham Stadium | England | United Kingdom
Explore the full history of the birth and evolution of rugby union in Japan, from 1866 when Yokohama became the site of the oldest rugby club in Asia, to being awarded Rugby World Cup 2019.[...]
Experience Japan Exhibition 2018
Experience Japan Exhibition 2018 @ The Royal Society London
Nov 17 all-day
Experience Japan Exhibition 2018 @ The Royal Society London | England | United Kingdom
The Experience Japan Exhibition aims to introduce the growing range of study and research opportunities available in Japan. This year,12 Japanese education institutions and several Japan-related organisations will be attending to provide information on degree[...]
The Art of Sake | Maak
The Art of Sake | Maak @ Royal Opera Arcade
Nov 19 – Nov 21 all-day
The Art of Sake | Maak @ Royal Opera Arcade | England | United Kingdom
Maak, the UK’s leading auction house devoted to modern and contemporary ceramics, presents their 2018 sale with a dedicated auction of fine Sake Ware. ‘The Art of Sake’ brings to the market a collection of[...]
”TK-Shokudo” Japanese cafeteria open for JUST ONE DAY!
”TK-Shokudo” Japanese cafeteria open for JUST ONE DAY! @ TK Trading
Nov 24 all-day
''TK-Shokudo'' Japanese cafeteria open for JUST ONE DAY! @ TK Trading | England | United Kingdom
Date: Saturday 24th November 2018 Time: 10am-3pm Venue: 1st floor, Unit4 (Located in front of TK Trading shop) TK Trading is a Japanese food shop in North Acton. We offer Japanese-style bento, sushi and sandwiches[...]
Rising from the East – Aesthetics of Japan – Group Exhibition 11:00 am
Rising from the East – Aesthetics of Japan – Group Exhibition @ Sway Gallery
Nov 26 @ 11:00 am – Nov 30 @ 7:00 pm
Rising from the East - Aesthetics of Japan - Group Exhibition @ Sway Gallery | England | United Kingdom
RISING FROM THE EAST – AESTHETICS OF JAPAN A group exhibition of unique and creative Japanese artists, curated by Artrates DATES: 26-30 November 2018 Mon-Fri → 11:00-19:00 Late Opening Thu 29 Nov → 11:00-20:00 PARTICIPATING[...]
Phew – World permier of Ana da Silva & Phew performance – Island 8:00 pm
Phew – World permier of Ana da Silva & Phew performance – Island @ IKLECTIK
Nov 28 @ 8:00 pm
Phew -  World permier of Ana da Silva & Phew performance – Island @ IKLECTIK | United Kingdom
World premier of Island Island is the new collaborative album from Japanese electronic musician Phew and Ana da Silva. A bracing odyssey in industrial noise, Island is full of absorbing textures, tactile beats, and a[...]