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Singapore Contemporary Art Show

Singapore’s newest and most interesting art fair, Singapore Contemporary, will be held this January at Suntec Singapore Convention & Exhibition Centre 

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Thursday, 07 January 2016

Ebizo Ichikawa XI returns to Singapore

Ebizo Ichikawa XI, scion of Japans oldest kabuki family, returns to Singapore with Japan Theatre 2015 to revive one of Kabuki’s greatest plays on the 17th and 18th of October 

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Friday, 19 June 2015

Shinoharu Rakugo 落語

Shinoharu Tatekawa, the third disciple of Shinosuke Tatekawa, who is one of the up-and-coming Rakugo performers in Japan will be coming back to Singapore to stage his traditional Japanese comic 

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Tuesday, 19 May 2015

Flipside 2015: Primitive by enra (Japan)

Led by video artist and director Nobuyuki Hanabusa, enra is a visual performance troupe from Japan comprising versatile performers with diverse backgrounds in ballet, martial arts 

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Tuesday, 12 May 2015

Beauty born, not made: Sori Yanagi

The retrospective ‘Beauty born, not made: Sori Yanagi’, is a showcase of the life, works, and philosophy of Japanese product designer, Sori Yanagi, and his exhibition will held at Lim Hak Tai Gallery 

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Monday, 04 May 2015

Mikito Ozeki: facing the afterimage

Ikkan Art Gallery presents its second solo exhibition ‘facing the afterimage’ with Japanese artist, Mikito Ozeki, from Nagoya, Japan, from 8 May to 6 June 2015. Following the Ozeki’s presentation 

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Monday, 13 April 2015

This is Gindaiko 崟太鼓

Taiko 太鼓 is usually referred as a form of Japanese percussion drums, and outside of Japan, it is commonly known as Wadaiko 和太鼓. One highlight of Taiko schools in Singapore that promotes the art 

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Thursday, 26 March 2015

Harajuku Fashion Walk Singapore

Harajuku Walk Singapore is a bi-monthly fashion parade initiative that features individuals dressing up in different street styles and sub-cultural fashions in urban Singapore 

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Friday, 27 February 2015

Beauty of Japanese Dance 舞 by Master Guraku AKIFUSA

Nihon Buyo 日本舞踊 refers to the traditional Japanese Dance which originates from the Edo period and it has a long history which encompasses with many other dance forms 

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Monday, 12 January 2015

Shinoharu Rakugo: 5th Singapore Solo Tour 2015

Shinoharu Tatekawa, one of the up-and-coming Rakugo performers in Japan, will be back in Singapore and promises to pack a lot of laughs into his performances. His fifth solo tour in Singapore 

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Thursday, 11 December 2014

Captured! Moments in Japan

'Captured ! Moments in Japan' by Gail Pantin is a display of sketches and paintings with all the sketches created using a Japanese brush pen. The exhibition will be held at Japan Creative Centre 

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Tuesday, 18 November 2014

Money / Flower : An Ant Colony

Japanese conceptual artist Yukinori Yanagi held his first solo exhibition, entitled ‘Money / Flower’ in Singapore and Southeast Asia at Michael Janssen Gallery located at Gillman Barracks 

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Wednesday, 12 November 2014

Artistic Impressions by Shunji Matsuo in pictures

Mr Shunji Matsuo’s expertise and reputation are internationally recognized in the fashion world. Over 40 years working with hair and fashion trends, Mr Matsuo is also a passionate painter 

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Saturday, 08 November 2014

One Wonderful Day Which Cannot Be Forgotten

Tomio Koyama Gallery Singapore presents an exhibition of new 13 paintings by Japanese Artist Toru Kuwakubo. In his first solo exhibition in Singapore, the sea and its shore are the most depicted motifs 

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Friday, 07 November 2014

SoftMachine: The Trailer Show

As part of da:ns festival 2014, ‘SoftMachine: The Trailer Show’ is an exhibition of contemporary dance documentaries, the research process and interview archives from Singapore, Indonesia, India, Japan 

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Tuesday, 21 October 2014

Image & Illusion from the Yokohama Museum of Art

For the first time, the Singapore Art Museum concurrently features three exhibitions, in partnership with the Singapore International Photography Festival, Deutsche Bank, and Yokohama Museum of Art 

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Friday, 10 October 2014

Space Flower by Naoko Tosa

Ikkan Art Gallery presents Space Flower, an exhibition of new works by internationally renowned Japanese media artist, Naoko Tosa. Tosa’s new series of works pays homage to Rimpa

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Friday, 03 October 2014

ALPHA (da:ns festival) with Lighting Designer Takayuki Fujimoto

Another world premiere at this year da:ns festival - ALPHA, a pole dance duet between Daniel Kok and Eisa Jocson, will see them collaborating with Lighting Designer Takayuki Fujimoto

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Wednesday, 24 September 2014

Intermezzo (World Premiere) at da:ns festival

One highlight of the ninth edition Esplanade’s da:ns festival is the world premiere Intermezzo by Singapore Dance Theatre, featuring a triple bill of contemporary works by choreographers such as Toru Shimazaki, chief professor of dance at Kobe College

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Tuesday, 23 September 2014

CHANOYU 茶の湯古今: Ancient & Modern Times

Learn traditional beauty of Japanese Tea ceremony while making contribution to charity at the same time? Join the Tea gathering on 19 October and get to enjoy the traditional beauty of Chanoyu

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Monday, 22 September 2014

Teppei Kaneuji Endless, Nameless (Constructions)

Award-winning Japanese artist Teppei Kaneuji’s Endless, Nameless (Constructions) Art exhibition will be held at STPI (Singapore Tyler Print Institute)

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Monday, 15 September 2014

Japan Theater

Experience the stylized movements and showmanship of Kabuki and the refined drama of Noh on stage together for the first time

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Thursday, 28 August 2014

STPI Open House : Expect Japanese ukiyo-e themed activities

For the first time, STPI Open House will be held over two days due to popular demand. This is a rare chance to make your own art works in STPI’s world-class workshop

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Monday, 25 August 2014

Maki-e Art Exhibition

Namiki and Japan Creative Centre are pleased to present ‘Maki-e Art Exhibition’ at the Japan Creative Centre. From 20 to 22 August 2014, Namiki will showcase some of its finest

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Monday, 04 August 2014

Sweet Paradox

Mizuma Gallery is delighted to present SWEET PARADOX – an exhibition showcasing 22 artworks by leading young generation of Japanese contemporary artists

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Wednesday, 30 July 2014

Edo Pop: The Graphic Impact of Japanese Prints

STPI is proud to present 'Edo Pop: The Graphic Impact of Japanese Prints' which reveals the beauty of ukiyo-e prints from Edo Japan (1615-1868) and ukiyo-e inspired works

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Friday, 25 July 2014

Yukata Workshop

The Japan Creative Centre, Embassy of Japan and JETAA (Japan Exchange and Teaching programme Alumni Association) Singapore are delighted to present a Yukata workshop

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Wednesday, 23 July 2014

Beauty of KŌGEI: Art Crafts in Japan

21 June – Yesterday marked the last day of 3 week exhibition ‘Beauty of KŌGEI: Art Crafts in Japan’ at the Japan Creative Centre (JCC). The craft exhibition was organized by

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Sunday, 22 June 2014

Shinoharu Rakugo: 4th Solo Tour 2014 in Singapore

RAKUGO - A traditional Japanese sit-down comedy performance to be held two days in Singapore on 19 and 20 June. The first night will be conducted in Japanese and the second will be conducted in English

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Saturday, 14 June 2014

Garyu 我龍 Live Performance

Alternative Taiko Unit from Japan, "Garyu", made their first LIVE performance in Singapore at Hibikiya studio on 8 June. The exclusive mini concert attracted more than

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Tuesday, 10 June 2014

Chochin Design: Art of Japanese Paper Lantern

Lit of Chochin, Japanese paper lanterns, along outdoor of Tomo Izakaya @ Clarke Quay. These traditional lanterns are usually hung outside of Japanese restaurants

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Tuesday, 27 May 2014

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