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Main Activities

Fiscal Year 2011-2012

Mar. 26, 2012

About Us
Changes in The Japan Foundation Arts and Culture Department and Working Sections( PDF File)

 

Japanese-Language Education Overseas
"Nihongo Kyoiku Tsushin"was updated

Mar. 12, 2012

Arts and Cultural Exchange
"Japanese Book News" Vol.71

Feb. 1, 2012

Arts and Cultural Exchange
TAIKO LEGEND - Heart Beat from Japan
EITETSU HAYASHI

Dates: February 22 to March 10, 2012
Venue: Qatar, United Arab Emirates, Oman, Bahrain.

Jan. 27, 2012

Japanese-Language Education Overseas
"Nihongo Kyoiku Tsushin"was updated

Jan. 10, 2012

Arts and Cultural Exchange

TPAM in Yokohama 2012
(Performing Arts Meeting in Yokohama 2012)

Dates: February 13 to 19
Venue: Yokohama

Dec. 28, 2011

Arts and Cultural Exchange
India-Japan: Passage to the Next Generation

Dec. 22, 2011

Audio-Visual and Publication Exchange
Japanese Films Screenings Overseas in January, 2012

Dec. 21, 2011

Japanese-Language Education Overseas
"Nihongo Kyoiku Tsushin"was updated

Dec. 12, 2011

Arts and Cultural Exchange

"Japanese Book News" Vol.70


Exhibition “Omnilogue : Journey to the West”
Dates: January 21 to February 19, 2012
Venue: India / New Delhi

Dec. 9, 2011

Japanese Studies and Intellectual Exchange

Community X Graffiti @ Temporary Dwelling (Tomorrow Business Town) in Ishinomaki
Date: December 3 to 11, 2011
Venue: Tomorrow Business Town in Ishinomaki City, Residential Complex No. 3 to 6

Dec. 8, 2011

Japanese Studies and Intellectual Exchange

Invitation to an International Symposium on
Intercultural Cities in Asia and Europe
Communicate, Collaborate, and Create: Our Communities for Tomorrow~

Date: January 18, 2012
Venue: Tokyo / Korean Cultural Center

Dec. 6, 2011

Arts and Cultural Exchange

The Briefing Session on "Omnilogue: Alternating Currents Exhibition"
Date: December 19, 7:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
Venue: The Japan Foundation, JFIC Hall [Sakura]

Dec. 2, 2011

Audio-Visual and Publication Exchange
Japanese Films Screenings Overseas in December, 2011

Nov. 29, 2011

Japanese-Language Education Overseas
"Nihongo Kyoiku Tsushin"was updated

Nov. 24, 2011

Press Releases

Taylor Anderson Memorial Project ( PDF File)

Nov. 18, 2011

Japanese Studies and Intellectual Exchange

Japan-India Dialogue: Public Symposium
Date: December 5 to 6, 2011
Venue: Tokyo / International House of Japan

Nov. 16, 2011

Audio-Visual and Publication Exchange
Japanese Films Screenings Overseas in November, 2011

Nov. 14, 2011

Arts and Cultural Exchange

Edo Utsushi-e Performances in Eastern Europe
Reviving the Edo Phantasm

Dates: November 18 to 28, 2011
Venue: Poland, Hungary, Rumania and Bulgaria

Nov. 11, 2011

Arts and Cultural Exchange

Hogaku Concert in Southeast Asia: Trinity
Dates: November 16 to 20, 2011
Venue: Manila, Philippines and Hanoi, Vietnam

Nov. 10, 2011

Arts and Cultural Exchange

Hiroshi Sugito: paintings and sketches

Dates: December 3, 2011 to January 14, 2012
Venue: Japan Creative Centre (JCC) in Singapore

Nov. 9, 2011

Arts and Cultural Exchange
Taiko Performances in Kuwait and Jordan
Dates: November 23 to 28, 2011
Venue: Kuwait, Jordan

Nov. 7, 2011

Arts and Cultural Exchange
Les Frères Concert Tour in South Korea - PIANO SPATIAL
Dates: November 9 to 15, 2011
Venue: Korea

Nov. 2, 2011

Arts and Cultural Exchange
Hogaku Concert Tour in Central American and Caribbean Countries
- OYAMA x NITTA with Special Members -

Dates: November 4 to 13, 2011
Venue: Costa Rica, Trinidad and Tobago and Dominican Republic

Nov. 1, 2011

Arts and Cultural Exchange
Ryukyu-Okinawa Traditional Performing Arts
Tour of the South Pacific: Chimu

Dates: November 8 to 23, 2011
Venue: New Zealand / Fiji / Tonga

Oct. 31, 2011

Arts and Cultural Exchange
Venice Biennale:
National Participation: Japanese Pavilion


“Omnilogue: Alternating Currents Exhibition”
Dates: November 12 to December 31, 2011
Venue: Australia, Perth

Oct. 21, 2011

Japanese-Language Education Overseas
"Nihongo Kyoiku Tsushin"was updated

Oct. 19, 2011

Arts and Cultural Exchange
International Symposium 2011
CONNECT:Network of University Art Museums in Asia

Dates: November 4, 2011
Venue: JFIC “Sakura” hall, The Japan Foundation

Oct. 17, 2011

Japanese Studies and Intellectual Exchange
Asia Leadership Fellow Program - A Public Symposium (2011)
Date: November 8th
Venue: Lecture Hall, International House of Japan

Oct. 14, 2011

Arts and Cultural Exchange
FUKUDA Eika & MITSUHASHI Kifu Joint Concert in Indonesia
Dates: October 18 to October 26, 2011
Venue: Indonesia

Oct. 13, 2011

Audio-Visual and Publication Exchange
Japanese Films Screenings Overseas in October, 2011

Oct. 11, 2011

Japanese Studies and Intellectual Exchange
International Symposium on "Hokusai in Context"
Date: October 14th and 15th
Venue: Japanese-German Center Berlin (Berlin, Germany)

 

Arts and Cultural Exchange
Exhibition: “The Metamorphosis of Japan after the War”
Dates: October 20 to March, 2013
Venue: Rome, Berlin, Cologne, Vietnam, Paris.

Oct. 7, 2011

Arts and Cultural Exchange
World premiere of onomatopoetic play in Palestine
Dates: October 10 to 20, 2011
Venue: Palestine

Oct. 3, 2011

About Us
Appointment of New President of the Japan Foundation

 

Japanese Studies and Intellectual Exchange

Asia Leadership Fellow Program 2011 Public Seminar (Tokyo,Oct. 6)

Sep. 29, 2011

Japanese-Language Education Overseas
"Nihongo Kyoiku Tsushin"was updated

Sep 28, 2011

Japanese-Language Education Overseas
The JF Nihongo Network was updated

Sep. 27, 2011

Arts and Cultural Exchange
"Japanese Book News" Vol.69

Sep. 16, 2011

Information and Resource Center (JFIC)
Hiroyasu Ando will be appointed as new President of the Japan Foundation


Arts and Cultural Exchange

The realities of contemporary dance scene in Brazil
-Returning to where the body should be-

Dates: October 13, 2011
Venue: Venue: JFIC Hall “Sakura,” The Japan Foundation

Sep. 15, 2011

Arts and Cultural Exchange
Kuromori Kagura Performances in Russia
Dates: October 2-3, 2011
Venue: Russia

Sep. 13, 2011

Arts and Cultural Exchange
Hogaku concert in Canada: TsuguKaji-KOTO+ Akihito Obama+ Makoto Yamamoto
Dates: September 28 - October 4, 2011
Venue: Vancouver, Calgary and Toronto.

Sep.6, 2011

Arts and Cultural Exchange

“Sho Asano & Ensemble” Tour in Baltic States
Dates: September 12 - September 20, 2011
Venue: Baltic States(Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania)


Kyoto Office

Japanese Cultural Films (with English narrations)
Date: September 29 (Thu.) 2:00PM
Venue: Event Hall Kyoto International Community House(KOKOKA)


Kyoto Office

JAPANESE DRAMA (with English subtitles)
Date: October 6, 2011 - November 11, 2011
Venue: Event Hall Kyoto International Community House(KOKOKA)

Sep.5, 2011

Press Release

Asia Leadership Fellow Program 2011
Asian Leaders Camp in Tokyo to Engage in Dialogue
( PDF File)

 

Japanese Studies and Intellectual Exchange
Grant Listings for Intellectual Exchange Conferences 2011-2012 was updated

 

Kyoto Office

"An Evening of Noh and Kyogen"
Date: Monday, 31 October, 2011 from 6:30 p.m.
Venue: Kongo Nohgakudo

Sep.2, 2011

Press Release

2011 The Japan Foundation Awards Recipients Announced ( PDF File)

Aug. 25, 2011

Japanese-Language Education Overseas
"Nihongo Kyoiku Tsushin"was updated

Aug.24, 2011

Arts and Cultural Exchange

YOKOHAMA TRIENNALE 2011 “OUR MAGIC HOUR”
-How Much of the World Can We Know?-Coming Soon!

Dates: August 6 - November 6, 2011
Venue: Yokohama Museum of Art, NYK Waterfront Warehouse
(BankART Studio NYK)and the surrounding areas

Aug. 15, 2011

Arts and Cultural Exchange

Japan Foundation Performances Abroad Program:
Performances of Contemporary Japanese Music in Central Asia
ZATAIVSHIYSYA DRAKON 〈Sleeping Dragon〉

Dates: August 25 - September 6, 2011
Venue: Uzbekistan / Turkmenistan

Aug. 12, 2011

Japanese Studies and Intellectual Exchange

"Asia Leadership Fellow Program - 2011" was updated
Asia Leadership Fellow Program 2009 PROGRAM REPORT PDF (PDF)

Aug 11, 2011

Information and Resource Center (JFIC)
The Japan Foundation × AAF Global Network Project
“Pioneer the Future with Power of Culture
- Spirit of Tohoku, Voices from Asia - ”

Date: August 21 (Sun.) 2:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Venue: The Japan Foundation JFIC Hall Sakura

Aug 10, 2011

Audio-Visual and Publication Exchange
Japanese Films Screenings Overseas in August, 2011

Aug 2, 2011

Japanese-Language Education Overseas
The JF Nihongo Network was updated

Aug 1, 2011

Arts and Cultural Exchange
JENESYS Programme "Invitation Progarmme for Creators"
Activity Report 2009/2010

 

Arts and Cultural Exchange
The 7th Asian Museum Curators’ Conference
Dates: September 26, 2011 - October 1, 2011
Venue: JFIC Hall “Sakura,” The Japan Foundation

Jul 29, 2011

Arts and Cultural Exchange
The 7th Asian Museum Curators’ Conference
Dates: September 26, 2011 - October 1, 2011
Venue: JFIC Hall “Sakura,” The Japan Foundation

Jul 28, 2011

Arts and Cultural Exchange
“Hokusai-Retrospective: The 150th Anniversary of Friendship between
Japan and Germany” Held in Berlin!

Dates: August 26 to October 24, 2011
Venue: Germany, Berlin

Jul. 25, 2011

Japanese-Language Education Overseas
"Nihongo Kyoiku Tsushin"was updated

Jul 7, 2011

Arts and Cultural Exchange
Hiraizumi-Temples and Gardens Representing the Buddhist Pure Land
Held at the Japan Cultural Institute in Paris until July 30

Dates: June 24 to July 30, 2011
Venue: The Japan Cultural Institute in Paris Ground Floor

Jul 5, 2011

Japanese Studies and Intellectual Exchange
Announcement of Request for Proposals
Critical Issues Emanating from Japan’s March 11th Disasters

Submission deadline:September 30, 2011

Jul 4, 2011

JENESYS
Follow up Program for JENESYS East Asia Future Leaders Program
July 2011 in Bankok, Chulalongkorn University

Dates: July 24 to July 29, 2011
Venue: Windsor Suite Hotel, Bangkok (including field visit to Rayong district), THAILAND

Jul 1, 2011

JFIC Library News
A list of new arrivals in June,2011

Jun. 27, 2011

Japanese-Language Education Overseas
"Nihongo Kyoiku Tsushin"was updated

Jun. 20, 2011

Japanese Studies and Intellectual Exchange

"The Disaster and the Role of Conventional and New Media
-A Comparative Look at How Japan and Germany Reported the Earthquake"

Date: July 7, 9:00 to 6:00 p.m.
Venue: Japanese-German Center Berlin (Berlin, Germany)

 

Japan-Europe "Kizuna" Project - Embracing Solidarity and Diversity in Community
Date: July 3, 2011, 10:30 to 5:30 p.m.
Venue:Italian Cultural Institute, Tokyo

Jun. 13, 2011

JFIC Library News
New JFIC leaflets are ready now.

Jun. 2, 2011

JFIC Library News
A list of new arrivals in May,2011

May. 30, 2011

Audio-Visual and Publication Exchange
Japanese Films Screenings Overseas in June, 2011

May. 27, 2011

Japanese-Language Education Overseas
"Nihongo Kyoiku Tsushin"was updated

 

Press Release

Pavilion of Japan at the 54th International Art Exhibition- la Biennale di Venezia TABAIMO: teleco-soup( PDF File)

May.19, 2011

Arts and Cultural Exchange

"Manga Realities: Exploring the Art of Japanese Comics Today"
Exhibition Comes to Vietnam!

Dates: May 19 - June 16, 2011
Venue: Vietnam Fine Arts Museum

May. 17, 2011

Arts and Cultural Exchange
Japan Pavilion at the 54th International Art Exhibition - la Biennale di Venezia
Dates: June 4 - November 27, 2011
Venue: The Japan Pavilion at the Giardini

May. 10, 2011

JFIC Library News
SPECIAL EXHIBITION 2011 from the Japan Foundation JFIC Library Collection
“Graphic Works in Early Showa Period
-NATORI Younosuke, KIMURA Ihee and DOMON Ken”

Date: May 19 (Thu.) - June 29 (Wed.), 2011
Venue:The Japan Foundation 2nd floor JFIC Lounge

May. 9, 2011

Arts and Cultural Exchange
WA: The Spirit of Harmony and Japanese Design Today
Exhibition Dates:Friday, June 24 - Saturday, July 30, 2011
Venue:Musashino Art University Museum & Library

May. 7, 2011

JFIC Library News
A list of new arrivals in April,2011

Apr. 26, 2011

Audio-Visual and Publication Exchange
Japanese Films Screenings Overseas in May, 2011

Apr. 25, 2011

Japanese-Language Education Overseas
"Nihongo Kyoiku Tsushin"was updated

Apr. 7, 2011

Audio-Visual and Publication Exchange
Japanese Films Screenings Overseas in April, 2011

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