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Good Mood Matcha at Old Spitalfields Market
Old Spitalfields Market Brushfield St London
From 12:00 pm to 07:00 pm
From the 17th - 20th of May (11am-6pm), Good Mood Matcha will be at Old Spitalfields Market, serving all matcha inspired drinks, bites, and treats. They'll also have free tasters this weekend.
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)
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.
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.
22May
TUKURU - Japanese design and made
70-72 Old St London
At 12:00 pm
TUKURU - Japanese design and made
23May
World Cinema: Screening of Battle Royale
The Boathouse Creative Studios Abbey Road Barking IG11 7BT
From 08:00 pm to 11:00 pm
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To help Bluebird Pictures celebrate their first ever World Cinema Film Festival, we will be screening Japanese film Battle Royale on May 23rd at the Boathouse creative studios in Barking.
24May
Emily - an English language Nô
Handa Noh Theatre Department of Drama, Theatre & Dance Royal Holloway, University of London Egham TW20 0EX
From 08:00 pm to 10:00 pm
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Written by Ashley Thorpe.
26May
Tea Tasting Tour in Shoreditch
8 Calvert Ave London
From 12:00 pm to 03:00 pm
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What could be better than spending your day in the company of amazing people and drinking lots of high-quality tea? Nothing can beat that! On this tour, there will be less walking and less history talking (unless you ask!) than on the Tea Walks. Instead, you will be visiting 4-5 unique places in the area and tasting tea in them. I will talk about the teas and explain why these places are unique!
27May
FILM: Ghost In The Shell
Prince Charles Cinema, 7 Leicester Pl, London WC2H 7BY
From 07:30 pm to 09:00 pm
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ANIME SCREENINGS | CINEMATIC JUKEBOX
31May
A 16-BIT #RETROTAINMENT
83 Rivington St London
At 06:30 pm
REZtron x Jameson Presents...A 16-BIT RETROTAINMENT.... Thirsty for some after work fun? or some networking with like-minded retro heads?
01Jun
FREE MOVIE NIGHT with 'Zen -The Life Of Zen Master Dogen'
Jamyang Buddhist Centre - London 43 Renfrew Road London SE11 4NA
From 08:00 pm to 10:00 pm
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Zen -The Life Of Zen Master Dogen
06Jun
Sumire Kuribayashi in rare London performance
HOXTON HALL 130 HOXTON ST LONDON N1 6SH
From 08:45 pm to 11:30 pm
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Sumire Kuribayashi is a greatly admired jazz pianist in Japan and has a growing reputation around the world. Yokohama Calling is proud to announce Sumire’s debut concert in the UK at Hoxton Hall in London.
07Jun
【Private view】KIMONO x KOMONO きもの x こもの
Sway Gallery 70-72 Old Street London EC1V 9AN
From 07:00 pm to 09:00 pm
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Kimono x Komono 
09Jun
Kimono Bunting Workshop
Sway Gallery 70-72 Old Street London EC1V 9AN
From 02:00 pm to 03:00 pm
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Come and join Japanese kimono makers Miyabi and Petit Kimono @ Sway Gallery for a relaxing crafty Saturday.
Lavender Bag with Kimono Fabric Workshop
Sway Gallery 70-72 Old Street London EC1V 9AN
From 04:00 pm to 05:00 pm
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Come and join Japanese kimono makers Miyabi and Petit Kimono @ Sway Gallery for a relaxing crafty Saturday.
12Jun
Talk by Sou Fujimoto: Futures of the Future
The Design Museum 224-238 Kensington High Street London W8 6AG
From 07:30 pm to 09:00 pm
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Sou Fujimoto is a leader among Japan’s new generation of architects. In this evening talk, Fujimoto will discuss his philosophy of designing structures that connect nature with architecture and the possibilities of architecture in the future.
13Jun
Lavender Bag with Kimono Fabric Workshop・Wednesday
Sway Gallery 70-72 Old Street London EC1V 9AN
From 07:00 pm to 08:00 pm
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Come and join Japanese kimono makers Miyabi and Petit Kimono @ Sway Gallery for a relaxing crafty Wednesday evening.
16Jun
Nihongo Cup 2018 - Finals Day
25 Red Lion Square London
From 01:30 pm to 05:30 pm
Come and see the UK's most talented young students of Japanese language at the Finals Day of the Nihongo Cup - the Japanese Speech Contest for Secondary Schools!
22Jun
“Creating architecture is like planting seeds of the future” ‒ Sou Fujimoto
23Jun
Okinawa Day
Spitalfields Market, Brushfield Street, London E1 6AA
From 11:00 am to 07:00 pm
Okinawa Day is coming again!