Japanese Events in London

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Jun 16 @ 10:00 am – Sep 23 @ 5:00 pm
10:00 am
16 June to 23 September 2018 Open Wednesday to Sunday, 10am – 5pm; free Tatsuo Miyajima is one of Japan’s foremost contemporary artists. Through his work he explores the concept of time, incorporating original material[...]
William Morris Gallery
5:15 pm
From anime to 70’s horror, drama to eye-opening documentaries, discover something for everyone with our brand new season of free Japanese cinema screenings. NHK WORLD-JAPAN Double Bill (Part 1) 5.15pm (English Subtitles) A Tale of[...]
Soho Hotel Cinema
2:15 pm
From anime to 70’s horror, drama to eye-opening documentaries, discover something for everyone with our brand new season of free Japanese cinema screenings. Summer Wars 2.15pm (suitable for ages 12+) Dir. Mamoru Hosoda, 2009, 114min[...]
Courthouse Hotel Cinema
2:15 pm
From anime to 70’s horror, drama to eye-opening documentaries, discover something for everyone with our brand new season of free Japanese cinema screenings. Only Yesterday 2.15pm (English subtitles, PG) Dir. Isao Takahata, 1991, 118min Office[...]
Soho Hotel Cinema
2:00 pm
Our popular Summer Explorers free film season returns! From puppetoon animation to Samurai comedy, and a film version of Japan’s mega hit TV drama, we have something to suit all ages and tastes. His Master’s[...]
Courthouse Hotel Cinema
2:30 pm
Our popular Summer Explorers free film season returns! From puppetoon animation to Samurai comedy, and a film version of Japan’s mega hit TV drama, we have something to suit all ages and tastes. Chieri and[...]
Regent Street Cinema
6:30 pm
How weak is macroeconomic theory? Japan has terrible macroeconomic numbers (by leading nation standards) yet a high quality of life. This contradiction drags macroeconomics, monetary policy, taxation, and politics under a spotlight. In this talk,[...]
The Japan Room
Nov 17 2018 – Aug 31 2019 all-day
12:00 am
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.[...]
World Rugby Museum, Twickenham Stadium
12:00 am
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 Royal Society London
Jul 12 – Jul 14 all-day
12:00 am
HYPER JAPAN 2019 will bring the best of Japan to London, celebrating J-culture with traditional and contemporary exhibitors and performances, food and drink, and unique shopping opportunities.
Olympia, London
2:30 pm
Legendary manga artist Keiko Takemiya gives an exclusive talk this August! Keiko Takemiya is arguably one of the most influential manga artists in Japan. Starting her career as an artist in late 1960 while still[...]
Foyles Bookstore
Sep 29 @ 10:00 am – 8:00 pm
10:00 am
London’s very own festival of Japanese culture – Japan Matsuri – returns on Sunday, 29 September 2019 in Trafalgar Square in the centre of the city. A regular fixture now in the London calendar, this[...]
Trafalgar Square, London