Japanese Events in London

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Jul 17 2018 – Jan 27 2019 all-day
12:00 am
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,[...]
The Victoria & Albert Museum
11:00 am
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[...]
Yamamoto Keiko Rochaix Gallery
Oct 3 @ 10:00 am – Dec 21 @ 6:00 pm
10:00 am
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[...]
Victoria Miro, Wharf Road
12:00 am
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[...]
The Brunei Gallery, SOAS
12:00 am
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[...]
Sway Gallery
12:00 am
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[...]
Chatime Piccadilly Circus 25-27 Shaftesbury Avenue London W1D 7EG
Nov 16 – Nov 18 all-day
12:00 am
Hyper Japan returns with a winter event at Olympia, London!
Olympia, London
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
Nov 19 – Nov 21 all-day
12:00 am
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[...]
Royal Opera Arcade
12:00 am
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[...]
TK Trading
11:00 am
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[...]
Sway Gallery
8:00 pm
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[...]
IKLECTIK
8:00 pm
Taiko Meantime’s latest show “Resonance” explores the concept of resonance through Japanese Taiko: how the vibrations of one instrument affects another, how the exuberance of a single player energises the whole group, and how the[...]
Blackheath Halls
11:00 am
NORIYUKI MISAWA Solo Exhibition -A Japanese Shoemaker’s Crazy Creations- Dates: 3rd – 7th December 2018 Late Opening: Thursday 6th December 11:00 – 20:00 (Drinks will be served from 17:00, RSVP https://bit.ly/2Rw6Igi) Noriyuki Misawa is one[...]
Sway Gallery
7:00 pm
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 Japan Society
Dec 11 @ 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm
7:00 pm
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[...]
All Bar One
Dec 12 @ 11:00 am – Dec 22 @ 4:00 pm
11:00 am
“I’m with you” by So Fujii and Natsuki Tsukagoshi DATES: 12th – 22nd December 2018 PRIVATE VIEW 13th December 18:00 – 20:00, RSVP https://bit.ly/2Tce7mR Following the great success of ‘The Pets You Love’ by illustrator[...]
Sway Gallery
12:00 am
Vintage Kimono Dealer Furuki Yo-Kimono and Japanese Folk craft shop Bungu Store, two of London market traders from Japan both have very much love and respect for authentic Japanese handwork. They are presenting 3 days[...]
PLAYGROUND LONDON
Jan 1 – Feb 28 all-day
12:00 am
We are now inviting schools in the UK to apply to be part of the Sakura Cherry Tree Planting Project in the UK, a project to celebrate the friendship between Japan and the UK. Schools[...]