Main Activities/Fiscal Year 2015 - 2016

Mar. 31, 2016
Arts and Cultural Exchange
Japanese Film Screenings Overseas in April, 2016
Mar. 31, 2016
Japanese-Language Education Overseas
Kokusai Koryu Kikin Nihongo Kyoiku Kiyo Vol. 12 (The Japan Foundation Japanese-Language Education Bulletin)
Mar. 31, 2016
Japanese-Language Education Overseas
"Nihongo Kyoiku Tsushin" was updated
Mar. 30, 2016
About Us
The Visitors to the Japan Foundation
May 24, 2016
Japanese Studies and Intellectual Exchange
The Japan Foundation Summer Institute in Japan 2016
Deadline: 12:00 p.m. (JST) on April 28, 2016
Mar. 22, 2016
About Us
Annual Report 2014/2015
Mar. 18, 2016
About Us
The Visitors to the Japan Foundation
Mar. 14, 2016
Press Release
Omnibus Film Production Project Asian Three-Fold Mirror 2016
Main Cast Announced
Mar. 11, 2016
About Us
The Visitors to the Japan Foundation
Mar. 7, 2016
About Us
Small Exhibition “From Our Rare Book Collection” (March 2016)
Dates: Monday, March 14 – Friday, March 18, 10:00a.m. - 7:00p.m.
Place: 1st floor, JFIC Library
Mar. 4, 2016
Arts and Cultural Exchange
transphère: A Series of New Exhibitions Focusing on Cutting-edge Japanese Creativity Debuts at the Japan Cultural Institute in Paris (The Japan Foundation) in 2016
Venue: Exhibition Room (level 2), The Japan Cultural Institute in Paris (The Japan Foundation)
Mar. 2, 2016
Arts and Cultural Exchange
Japanese Film Screenings Overseas in March, 2016
Mar. 1, 2016
About Us
JFIC Library: New Arrivals in February, 2016
Mar. 1, 2016
Arts and Cultural Exchange
Japanese Book News 87 (Mar. 1)
Feb. 29, 2016
Japanese-Language Education Overseas
"Nihongo Kyoiku Tsushin" was updated
Feb. 25, 2016
About Us
The Visitors to the Japan Foundation
Feb. 25, 2016
Arts and Cultural Exchange
The Japan Foundation Traveling Exhibitions
Feb. 22, 2016
About Us
The Visitors to the Japan Foundation
Feb. 15, 2016
Japanese Studies and Intellectual Exchange
Thinking Through Translation:
Research in Progress by the Japan Foundation Fellows 2015-16

Dates: February 25, 2016
Venue: The Japan Foundation, JFIC Space “Keyaki” 2nd floor
Feb. 15, 2016
About Us
The Visitors to the Japan Foundation
Feb. 10, 2016
Arts and Cultural Exchange
Site Inspection and Discussion Project“Reality, Extinguished/Generated by Science and Culture —Fiction, Institution, Technology and Bodies in the 21st Century—”Call for Application
Dates: March 24-26,29, 2016
Feb. 8, 2016
Arts and Cultural Exchange
Japanese Film Screenings Overseas in February, 2016
Feb. 8, 2016
About Us
The Visitors to the Japan Foundation
Feb. 5, 2016
Arts and Cultural Exchange
Worth Sharing - A Selection of Japanese Books Recommended for Translation Vol.4 Living in Japan
Feb. 4, 2016
Press Release
Joint Symposium Organized by
the National Art Center Tokyo, Mori Art Museum, and the Japan Foundation Asia Center
“How Has Japan Engaged with Contemporary Art in Southeast Asia?”
― A Research Project Now Underway, Building to a Joint Exhibition in Summer 2017!
Feb. 2, 2016
About Us
The 50th Anniversary of Singapore-Japan Diplomatic Relations (SJ50) (2016)
Feb. 2, 2016
About Us
The 150th Anniversary of Diplomatic Relations between Italy and Japan (2016)
Feb. 1, 2016
About Us
The Visitors to the Japan Foundation
Feb. 1, 2016
About Us
JFIC Library: New Arrivals in January, 2016
Jan. 29, 2016
Arts and Cultural Exchange
The Japan Foundation Traveling Exhibitions
Jan. 29, 2016
Japanese-Language Education Overseas
"Nihongo Kyoiku Tsushin" was updated
Jan. 20, 2016
About Us
Small Exhibition “From Our Rare Book Collection” (January, 2016)
Dates: Monday, January 25 – Friday, January 29, 10:00a.m. - 7:00p.m.
Place: 1st floor, JFIC Library
Jan. 13, 2016
Arts and Cultural Exchange
The Japan Foundation Traveling Exhibitions
Jan. 8, 2016
About Us
The Visitors to the Japan Foundation
Jan. 5, 2016
Arts and Cultural Exchange
Japanese Film Screenings Overseas in January, 2016
Jan. 4, 2016
About Us
JFIC Library: New Arrivals in December, 2015
Dec. 25, 2015
Japanese-Language Education Overseas
"Nihongo Kyoiku Tsushin" was updated
Dec. 16, 2015
Arts and Cultural Exchange
Japanese Book News 86 (Dec. 1)
Dec. 11, 2015
Arts and Cultural Exchange
The Japan Foundation Traveling Exhibitions
Dec. 8, 2015
Japanese-Language Education Overseas
Japanese Language Education at the Secondary Level in Five Southeast Asian Countries - Developing Students’ Competencies for the 21st Century -
Dec. 7, 2015
Japanese Studies and Intellectual Exchange
FY2015 Invitation Program for Young Intellectuals in Southeast Asia
Dates: December 9 - 18, 2015
Locations: Tokyo and Ishikawa Pref.
Dec. 7, 2015
Arts and Cultural Exchange
Japanese Film Screenings Overseas in December, 2015
Dec. 2, 2015
About Us
The Visitors to the Japan Foundation
Dec. 1, 2015
About Us
The Visitors to the Japan Foundation
Dec. 1, 2015
About Us
Small Exhibition “From Our Rare Book Collection” (December, 2015)
Dates: Monday, December 7 – Friday, December 11, 10:00a.m. - 7:00p.m.
Place: 1st floor, JFIC Library
Dec. 1, 2015
About Us
JFIC Library: New Arrivals in November, 2015
Nov. 30, 2015
The Japan Pavilion at the 15th International Architecture Exhibition,
La Biennale di Venezia 2016

Dates: Saturday, May 28 – Sunday, November 27, 2016
Nov. 30, 2015
Japanese-Language Education Overseas
"Nihongo Kyoiku Tsushin" was updated
Nov. 27, 2015
Press Release
410,000 People around the World to Take the Japanese-Language Proficiency Test in December
The number of overseas applicants increased by 15,000 people
Nov. 17, 2015
About Us
The Visitors to the Japan Foundation
Nov. 13, 2015
Arts and Cultural Exchange
The Japan Foundation Traveling Exhibitions
Nov. 10, 2015
About Us
The Visitors to the Japan Foundation
Nov. 10, 2015
Japanese-Language Education Overseas
Survey on Japanese-Language Education Abroad 2015
Nov. 6, 2015
Arts and Cultural Exchange
Japanese Film Screenings Overseas in November, 2015
Nov. 4, 2015
Arts and Cultural Exchange
The Japan Foundation Traveling Exhibitions
Nov. 2, 2015
Press Release
The Spirit of Asia Award of Tokyo International Film Festival 2015 goes to
Inner Mongolian director Degena Yun
Nov. 2, 2015
Arts and Cultural Exchange
Korea-Japan contemporary art exhibition “Artist File 2015: Next Doors” at the National Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art, Korea (Gwacheon)
Dates: November 10, 2015 – February 14, 2016
Venue: National Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art, Korea (Gwacheon)
Nov. 2, 2015
About Us
JFIC Library: New Arrivals in October, 2015
Oct. 30, 2015
Japanese-Language Education Overseas
"Nihongo Kyoiku Tsushin" was updated
Oct. 22, 2015
Arts and Cultural Exchange
The Japan Foundation Traveling Exhibitions
Oct. 21, 2015
Arts and Cultural Exchange
Japan-China Curator Exchange Program invites young Chinese art professionals to Japan
Dates: November 4-15, 2015
Oct. 16, 2015
About Us
The Visitors to the Japan Foundation
Oct. 16, 2015
About Us
The Japan Foundation Awards 2015 Commemorative Lectures
Dates: October 22, 23, November 17, 2015
Venues: The Japan Foundation JFIC Hall“Sakura”(October 22, 2015) ,
Tokyo Metropolitan Theatre Symphony Space (5F) (October 23, 2015) ,
TKP Garden City Takebashi Hall 10A (November 17, 2015)
Oct. 9, 2015
Press Release
en: beyond – SHARING
The Japan Pavilion Exhibition at the 15th International Architecture Exhibition, La Biennale di Venezia, Curated by Yoshiyuki Yamana
Oct. 9, 2015
About Us
The Visitors to the Japan Foundation
Oct. 8, 2015
Arts and Cultural Exchange
The Japan Foundation Traveling Exhibitions
Oct. 6, 2015
Press Release
CROSSCUT ASIA #02: The Heat of Philippine Cinema
Lineup and Guests Announced!
Oct. 2, 2015
Arts and Cultural Exchange
Japanese Film Screenings Overseas in October, 2015
Oct. 1, 2015
Japanese-Language Education Overseas
E-learning material NIHONGO Starter
Oct. 1, 2015
About Us
JFIC Library: New Arrivals in September, 2015
Sep. 30, 2015
Japanese-Language Education Overseas
"Nihongo Kyoiku Tsushin" was updated
Sep. 18, 2015
Arts and Cultural Exchange
The Japan Foundation Traveling Exhibitions
Sep. 16, 2015
Program Guidelines
Program Guidelines 2016 - 2017
Sep. 15, 2015
JF Worldwide
Japanese Film Screenings 2015
Dates: November 11 - 19, 2015
Venue: Event Hall, Kyoto International Community House (kokoka)
Sep. 15, 2015
About Us
The Visitors to the Japan Foundation
Sep. 11, 2015
Arts and Cultural Exchange
Movie Screenings YOKOSO! EIGAKAN!
Up-and-coming anime The Anthem of the Heart to be shown with English/Chinese subtitles

Dates: Saturday, October 17 - Friday, October 23, 2015
Theaters: Shinjuku Wald 9 (Tokyo), Umeda Burg 7 (Osaka) , T-JOY Kyoto (Kyoto), T-JOY Hakata (Fukuoka)
Sep. 11, 2015
Press Release
Movie Screenings YOKOSO! EIGAKAN!
Up-and-coming anime The Anthem of the Heart to be shown with English/Chinese subtitles!
Sep. 7, 2015
Japanese Studies
List of Fellows in 2014
Sep. 4, 2015
About Us
The Visitors to the Japan Foundation
Sep. 4, 2015
Arts and Cultural Exchange
Japanese Book News 85 (Sep. 1)
Sep. 3, 2015
Arts and Cultural Exchange
Japanese Film Screenings Overseas in September, 2015
Sep. 2, 2015
About Us
2015 The Japan Foundation Awards Awardees
– Wang Yong, Professor/Director, Institute of East Asian Studies, Zhejiang Gongshang University; Isao Tomita, Composer; Sibiu International Theatre Festival –
Sep. 2, 2015
Press Release
The Japan Foundation Awards 2015 Awardees
–Wang Yong, Isao Tomita, Sibiu International Theatre Festival–
Sep. 2, 2015
Arts and Cultural Exchange
Call for Applications: Performing Arts Japan (PAJ)
Deadlines: Oct. 20, 2015 for North America; Oct. 30, 2015 for Europe
Sep. 1, 2015
About Us
Small Exhibition “From Our Rare Book Collection” (Sepmtember, 2015)
Dates: Monday, September 7 – Friday, September 11, 10:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Place: 1st floor, JFIC Library
Sep. 1, 2015
About Us
JFIC Library: New Arrivals in August, 2015
Aug. 31, 2015
Japanese-Language Education Overseas
"Nihongo Kyoiku Tsushin" was updated
Aug. 25, 2015
JF Worldwide
An Evening of Noh and Kyogen 2015
Date: Wednesday, October 28, 2015 from 6:30 p.m.
(Doors open at 6:00 p.m.)
Venue: Kongo Nohgakudo (Nakadachiuri-agaru, Karasuma-dori, Kamigyo-ku, Kyoto )
Aug. 21, 2015
Japanese Studies and Intellectual Exchange
Japan Foundation Fellow Seminar
Comparing Japanese Five-Storied Pagodas (Goju-no-to) and Persian Minarets

Date: Wednesday, August 26, 2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Venue: The Japan Foundation, JFIC Space “Keyaki” 2F
Aug. 12, 2015
About Us
The Visitors to the Japan Foundation
Aug. 11, 2015
Press Release
Kongo School Noh Performance in Russia
Top young talent in the traditional performing arts to assemble for
Raku: The Cosmos in a Tea Bowl exhibition in Moscow
Aug. 3, 2015
About Us
The Visitors to the Japan Foundation
Aug. 3, 2015
About Us
JFIC Library: New Arrivals in July, 2015
Jul. 31, 2015
Arts and Cultural Exchange
The Japan Foundation Traveling Exhibitions
Jul. 31, 2015
Japanese-Language Education Overseas
"Nihongo Kyoiku Tsushin" was updated
Jul. 30, 2015
Arts and Cultural Exchange
Japanese Film Screenings Overseas in August, 2015
Jul. 28, 2015
Press Release
The Japan Foundation Asia Center and Tokyo International Film Festival Coproduce
Japan x Asia -a Series of Omnibus Film Production Asian Three-Fold Mirror
Jul. 17, 2015
About Us
The Visitors to the Japan Foundation
Jul. 16, 2015
Arts and Cultural Exchange
The Japan Foundation Traveling Exhibitions
Jul. 8, 2015
About Us
The Visitors to the Japan Foundation
Jul. 7, 2015
About Us
The Visitors to the Japan Foundation
Jul. 6, 2015
Arts and Cultural Exchange
Japanese Film Screenings Overseas in July, 2015
Jul. 3, 2015
Arts and Cultural Exchange
The Japan Foundation Traveling Exhibitions
Jul. 2, 2015
About Us
Small Exhibition “From Our Rare Book Collection” (July, 2015)
Dates: Monday, July 13 – Friday, July 17, 10:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Place: 1st floor, JFIC Library
Jul. 1, 2015
About Us
JFIC Library: New Arrivals in June, 2015
Jun 30, 2015
Japanese-Language Education Overseas
The award recipients of the 56th International Speech Contest in Japanese announced.
Jun 30, 2015
Japanese-Language Education Overseas
"Nihongo Kyoiku Tsushin" was updated
Jun. 19, 2015
Arts and Cultural Exchange
Noh Performance in Russia
Kongo School to stage Hagoromo in conjunction with
Raku: The Cosmos in a Tea Bowl exhibition

Dates: July 10, 2015 (Saint Petersburg), September 22 – 23, 2015 (Moscow)
Venues: The Hermitage Theatre, Moscow Theater Center “Vishneviy Sad”
Jun. 18, 2015
Press Release
Raku: The Cosmos in a Tea Bowl
Exhibition to be held at the two major Russian museums
The State Hermitage Museum and The Pushkin State Museum of Fine Arts from July.
Jun. 16, 2015
About Us
The Visitors to the Japan Foundation
Jun. 12, 2015
Arts and Cultural Exchange
The Japan Foundation Traveling Exhibitions
Jun. 10, 2015
Arts and Cultural Exchange
Japanese Book News 84 was published. (Jun. 1)
Japanese Studies and Intellectual Exchange
2015 Intellectual Exchange Programme between Japan and Europe in Alsace
Japanese Study Seminar : Everyday Life and Culture (日常生活文化) Call for participation

Dates: September 21 - 22, 2015
Venue: Centre Européen d'Etudes Japonaises d'Alsace
Jun. 9, 2015
Arts and Cultural Exchange
Raku: The Cosmos in a Tea Bowl Exhibition to be held at the two major Russian museums, The State Hermitage Museum and The Pushkin State Museum of Fine Arts from July.
Dates: July 11 – November 15, 2015
Press Release
340,000 people around the world to take the Japanese-Language Proficiency Test in July
Six percent increase in overseas applications
Jun. 4, 2015
Japanese Studies and Intellectual Exchange
KAKEHASHI Project (U.S. Portion) Final Report
Jun. 3, 2015
About Us
Application Guidelines - Eligibility Requirements for the Japan Foundation Prizes for Global Citizenship 2015
Deadline for applications: July 24, 2015
Jun. 2, 2015
About Us
The Visitors to the Japan Foundation
Arts and Cultural Exchange
Japanese Film Screenings Overseas in June, 2015
Jun. 1, 2015
About Us
JFIC Library: New Arrivals in May, 2015
About Us
The Visitors to the Japan Foundation
Japanese-Language Education Overseas
The Fifty-Sixth International Speech Contest in Japanese
May 29, 2015
Japanese-Language Education Overseas
"Nihongo Kyoiku Tsushin" was updated
May 25, 2015
About Us
The Visitors to the Japan Foundation
May 19, 2015
Arts and Cultural Exchange
The Japan Foundation Traveling Exhibitions
May 15, 2015
Press Release
The Japan Foundation Asia Center presents
“CROSSCUT ASIA #02 The Heats of Philippine Cinema” at Tokyo International Film Festival
May 15, 2015
About Us
The Visitors to the Japan Foundation
May 13, 2015
Japanese Studies and Intellectual Exchange
Support for Japanese Studies at Russian universities through donation from JT
About Us
JFIC Library: Small Exhibition “From Our Rare Book Collection”
Dates: May 25 - 29, 2015
May 12, 2015
Arts and Cultural Exchange
Japanese Film Screenings Overseas in May, 2015
May 1, 2015
About Us
JFIC Library: New Arrivals in April, 2015
Apr. 30, 2015
About Us
The Visitors to the Japan Foundation
Apr. 30, 2015
Japanese-Language Education Overseas
"Nihongo Kyoiku Tsushin" was updated
Apr. 28, 2015
Press Release
The Japan Foundation Asia Center Joining filmmakers development program “Talents Tokyo 2015” to foster young directors and producers in Asia
Apr. 27, 2015
Arts and Cultural Exchange
The Japan Foundation Traveling Exhibitions
Apr. 27, 2015
About Us
The Visitors to the Japan Foundation
Apr. 16, 2015
About Us
The Visitors to the Japan Foundation
Apr. 14, 2015
Arts and Cultural Exchange
The Japan Foundation Traveling Exhibitions
Apr. 7, 2015
Arts and Cultural Exchange
Japanese Film Screenings Overseas in April, 2015
Apr. 3, 2015
About Us
The Visitors to the Japan Foundation
About Us
Annual Report 2013/2014
Apr. 1, 2015
About Us
JFIC Library: New Arrivals in March, 2015

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