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Yuko Mohri: Voluta
Arkwright Rd London Greater London
Yuko Mohri (b. 1980, Kanagawa, Japan) is an artist whose installations detect invisible and intangible forces such as magnetism, gravity, and light. In 2015, Mohri received a grant from the Asian Cultural Council for a residency in New York. She has participated in a number of exhibitions both in Japan and abroad, including the 14th Biennale de Lyon 2017 (France), Kochi-Muziris Biennale 2016 (India) and the Yokohama Triennale 2014. Mohri is the Grand Prix winner of the Nissan Art Award 2015 and is also the recipient of Culture and Future Prize at the 65th Kanagawa Cultural Award in 2016 and the New Artist Award at the 67th Japanese Ministry of Education Award for Fine Arts in 2017.
Ukiyo-e and Impressionists
70-72 Old St London
Opening night: Thursday 2nd August, 18:00-20:00
Tatsuo Miyajima at the William Morris Gallery
Lloyd Park House Forest Road London
Open Wednesday to Sunday, 10 am - 5 pm; free
FireFlies 🌟🌟🌟 present The Yuichi Experience - an indie rock gig and party, featuring the uprising band - The Unfamous 神のみぞ知る : Yuichi Kuriyama (the guitarist), Derron Abdulla (the vocal and guitarist), Peter Abdallah (the drummer), Yohei Naito (the bassist)
18Aug
Japanese Katagami stenciling class with Indigo
7 Broadway Market Dalston
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.
Hato x Collage Club
6 Scawfell St London
From 01:00 pm to 03:30 pm
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2.5 hours total
Film Screening: Chieri and Cherry (2015)
309 Regent St Marylebone
From 03:30 pm to 04:30 pm
Dir. Makoto Nakamura, 2015 | 54 min (Japanese with English subtitles)
Film Screening: Cat Samurai (2014)
309 Regent St Marylebone
From 04:50 pm to 06:30 pm
Dirs. Takeshi Watanabe and Yoshitaka Yamaguchi, 2014 | 100min (Japanese with English subtitles)
Film Screening: Oshin (2013)
309 Regent St Marylebone
From 06:50 pm to 08:40 pm
Dir. Shin Togashi, 2013 | 109min (Japanese with English subtitles)
If you've been keeping your ear to the ground for hot new house and disco records over the last couple of years, then you'll probably find that the work of The Revenge has been somewhat inescapable. 
19Aug
Saori weaving: 3 hour taster session
London Isle of Dogs Greater London
From 03:30 pm to 06:30 pm
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An opportunity to explore Saori, an intuitive way of weaving using Japanese floor looms. No prior textile experience needed. The looms will be all set up for you and you can choose your preferred colours and textures from the yarn wall at the studio. 
22Aug
Two-colour Risograph Image Making Workshop
6 Scawfell St London
From 01:00 pm to 03:30 pm
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2.5 hours total
25Aug
Two-colour Risograph Image Making Workshop
6 Scawfell St London
From 01:00 pm to 03:30 pm
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27Aug
Very Special Guest, Soichi Terada, Kuniyuki, Kay Suzuki
13-14 The Oval London
From 12:00 am to 07:00 am
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The Pickle Factory hosts a very special Sunday party on 26th August - a Bank Holiday ode to the deep, beautiful house sounds of Japan. 
03Sep
The Beauty of Japanese Autumn
05Sep
The Art of Kintsugi
2 Bartholomew Rd London
From 03:00 pm to 05:30 pm
Nothing is ever truly broken – that’s the philosophy behind Kintsugi, the ancient Japanese art of repairing broken pottery using shimmering veins of lacquer mixed with gold, silver or other pigments. Far from trying to hide damage, Kintsugi emphasizes breaks and cracks as an important and valuable part of the object’s history.
Two-colour Risograph Image Making Workshop
6 Scawfell St London
From 08:00 pm to 10:30 pm
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2.5 hours total
Japanese Vinyl: Experimental Relief (Workshop over 4 evenings)
East London Printmakers 42 Copperfield Road London E3 4RR
From 08:00 pm to 11:00 pm
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07Sep
Visionaries of the Kaleidoscope Opening Reception
140-142 St John St Clerkenwell
From 07:30 pm to 09:30 pm
The kaleidoscope, invented by English scientists, became familiar to children as a toy in Japan since it was imported during the Edo era. It was developed by incorporating Japanese paper, up to the point that it became a traditional craft.
09Sep
10:30am - 01:30pm
Taster Pottery Class on the Wheel
21c Lombard Rd London
From 03:00 pm to 05:00 pm
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12Sep
Japanese Experimental Film from the 1960s - 70s
Arkwright Rd London Greater London
From 07:00 pm to 08:30 pm
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An evening programmed by author Stephen Barber with independent curator Matt Williams, presenting the interconnections between Japanese experimental film, sound art, and sonic performance. 
Sake Tasting evening with Sake Sommelier: Sam sake Ltd.
232 Archway Rd Highgate
From 08:00 pm to 09:30 pm
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Japanese Sake Tasting evening with Sake Sommelier from Sam sake ltd.
13Sep
IKEBANA - the art of Japanese flower arrangements
Sticks'n'Sushi 58 Wimbledon Hill Road London SW19 7PA
From 11:00 am to 12:30 pm
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In the art of Ikebana, every detail is thought of. From the vase and colours to the shape and overall expression.