Jiji & Kinako  Exibition's 30mins+  Walk-Through Talk on 21st Saturday, 2pm with artist Akiko Dupont .
Yayoi Kusama: Small Pumpkin Paintings
Omer Tiroche Gallery, 21 Conduit Street London, W1S 2XP
“I was enchanted by their charming and winsome form. What appealed to me most was the pumpkin’s generous unpretentiousness. That and its solid spiritual base.”   (Yayoi Kusama)
Studio Ghibli Forever @ Prince Charles Cinema
Prince Charles Cinema, 7 Leicester Pl, London WC2H 7BY
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We welcome back the legendary films from the greatest animation house on the planet, STUDIO GHIBLI. From it's humble beginnings with Nausicaa of the Valley of the Wind to When Marnie Was there, we will have all these classics, courtesy of Studiocanal.
Stay - : Solo Exhibition of Iyamari
6 Castletown Rd Hammersmith
At 06:00 pm
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The Japan-born and London-based artist, Iyamari, will showcase her diverse artworks at the Millenium Art Gallery at the Bhavan in London in April and May 2018.
One Green Bottle
Soho Theatre, 21 Dean St, Soho, London W1D 3NE
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Decora, Larme Kei, Nu Goth to Lolita, Party and Cult Party Kei to Gyaru, Mori, Visual Kei, Spank!you name it! Choose whatever style you like, come on down in your favourite outfit or favourite casual pieces and celebrate the beauty in the diversity of J-fashion!
Workshop with Skincare specialist Rika Tanaka
MUJI Unit 4/5 6-17 Tottenham Court Road London W1T 1BF
From 01:00 pm to 02:00 pm
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Rika is an internationally qualified beauty therapist and aromatherapist as well as a master of a Japanese healing technique 'Reiki'. She will be sharing her knowledge, introducing our new skincare range and how to incorporate it in your daily routine.
Japanese Sake Festival London 2018 Spring
5 Old Ford Road, Bethnal Green London E2 9PJ
From 01:00 pm to 10:00 pm
Basic Entrance Ticket: £20
Stay: Shamisen performance and Talk session
Millennium Art Gallery 6 Castletown Rd, Hammersmith London W14 9HQ
From 07:00 pm to 08:30 pm
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Early spring is the time when the Sakura tree (Japanese cherry blossom) is briefly in full bloom.
MIYU KURIHARA Solo Exhibition
Sway Gallery 70-72, Old Street London EC1V 9AN
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MIYU KURIHARA Solo Exhibition
Butoh dancer Mushimaru Fujieda and vocalist/pianist Aya Ogawa
Iklectik 'Old Paradise Yard ' 20 Carlisle Ln / Royal Street Corner, Archbishop's Park London SE1 7LG
At 08:30 pm
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IKLECTIK presents
Japanese Katagami stencilling class with indigo
FABRICATIONS 7 Broadway Market Hackney London E8 4PH
From 11:00 am to 06:00 pm
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The Japanese craft of Katagami (stencil cutting) has been around for hundreds of years, with craftsmen making the most delicate and detailed patterns and representations of nature.
Live demonstration of Saori Weaving and Shibori Dyeing
Craft Central, 397-411 Westferry Road, London, E143AE
From 01:00 pm to 06:00 pm
On Thursday 10th May, 12-5pm as part of London Craft Week, Craft Central will be hosting 2 simultaneous live demonstrations in their impressive exhibition space of two Japanese textile art forms; Saori Weaving and Shibori dyeing. This is your chance to learn about the respective techniques, see it live in action, meet the makers, ask questions and have ago yourself.
Shibori - Itajime dyeing workshop for beginners
Craft Central The Forge, 397-441 Westferry Road Isle of Dogs London E14 3AE
From 07:30 pm to 10:00 pm
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This 2.5-hour session covers the range of Shibori techniques focussing on clamped resist techniques, known as Itajime and teaches you all about indigo:
Japanese Robata Grill Inspired Supper Club
Jenius Social 6 Hornsey Street, Studio 8 London N7 8GR
From 07:30 pm to 11:00 pm
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Thursday 10 May 2018                                6:30 pm for 7:00 pm start
Japanese Vegan Delights
Ted's Veg E20 1DH 7 West Park Walk London E20 1DH
From 08:30 pm to 11:30 pm
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The vegetables we enjoy is the product of the hard work of many farmers all over the UK and the world.
Crafting Japan from Materials and Techniques: Hand Crafted Chrysanthemums
13/14 Cornwall Terrace, Outer Circle (entrance facing Regent's Park), London NW1 4QP
From 11:30 am to 05:30 pm
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Demonstrations at 11am, 1pm and 3pm.
Double Method by Tokyo Rumando×Hideka Tonomura
13/14 Cornwall Terrace, Outer Circle (entrance facing Regent's Park), London NW1 4QP
Collaborating together for the first time, Tokyo Rumando and Hideka Tonomura are at the cutting edge of an exciting and groundbreaking generation of new photographers working in Japan today. Despite using very different methodologies, these two women photographers share the same interest in mapping intense psychological subjects to deconstruct the framework that links the past to the present.
Saori Weaving Workshop
Craft Central, 397-411 Westferry Road, London, E143AE
From 11:00 am to 01:30 pm
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Create your own piece of cloth to take home and use as a scarf, table runner or wall hanging. (other ideas can be discussed)
FILM: Paprika (JPN Language with ENG Subtitles)
Prince Charles Cinema, 7 Leicester Pl, London WC2H 7BY
From 04:15 pm to 06:00 pm
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DIRECTED BY: Satoshi Kon  |  STARRING: Megumi Hayashibara, Tôru Emori, Katsunosuke Hori