Fiscal Year 2011-2012

Mar. 29, 2012
Changes in The Japan Foundation Arts and Culture Department and Working Sections(PDF:13KB)
Mar. 19, 2012
3.11: A year from the Great East Japan Earthquake
Please post your original firework illustration and messages to encourage Tohoku.

(Postings accepted until March 31, 2012)
Mar. 12, 2012
"Japanese Book News" Vol.71
Mar. 7, 2012
First Full-scale Contemporary Art Exhibition in Maldives
Breathing Atolls: Japan-Maldives Contemporary Art Exhibition

Dates: March 20 to April 19, 2012
Venue: The National Art Gallery of the Maldives, Sultan Park
Feb. 16, 2012
The Japan Foundation has been conducting "Overcoming the Disaster: Gratitude from Japan to the World" project with the third supplementary budget of the fiscal year 2011.
Feb. 13, 2012
Presentation & Talk on Exhibition "Journey to the West"
and Curatorial Round Table Held on February 24
Feb. 9, 2012
Exhibition at Museum of Contemporary Art Tokyo
"Atsuko Tanaka. The Art of Connecting"
Opening Talk Session "Things Connected by Atsuko Tanaka"
Feb. 8, 2012
Japanese Film Screenings Overseas in February, 2012
The Briefing Session on Exhibition:The Group 1965: "We are Boys!" Held on February 10 - Coming back to Japan from Germany and Ukraine!
Feb. 1, 2012
TAIKO LEGEND - Heart Beat from Japan
EITETSU HAYASHI

Dates: February 22 to March 10, 2012
Venue: Qatar, United Arab Emirates, Oman, Bahrain.
Jan. 10, 2012
TPAM in Yokohama 2012
(Performing Arts Meeting in Yokohama 2012)

Dates: February 13 to 19
Venue: Yokohama
Dec. 28, 2011
India-Japan: Passage to the Next Generation
Dec. 22, 2011
Japanese Film Screenings Overseas in January, 2012
Dec. 12, 2011
"Japanese Book News" Vol.70
Exhibition "Omnilogue : Journey to the West"
Dates: January 21 to February 19, 2012
Venue: India / New Delhi
Dec. 6, 2011
Robot Lectures and Demonstrations in Russia and Croatia
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
Japanese Film Screenings Overseas in December, 2011
Nov. 16, 2011
Japanese Film Screenings Overseas in November, 2011
Nov. 14, 2011
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
Hogaku Concert in Southeast Asia: Trinity
Dates: November 16 to 20, 2011
Venue: Manila, Philippines and Hanoi, Vietnam
Nov. 10, 2011
Hiroshi Sugito: paintings and sketches
Dates: December 3, 2011 to January 14, 2012
Venue: Japan Creative Centre (JCC) in Singapore
Nov. 9, 2011
Taiko Performances in Kuwait and Jordan
Dates: November 23 to 28, 2011
Venue: Kuwait, Jordan
Nov. 7, 2011
Les Frères Concert Tour in South Korea - PIANO SPATIAL
Dates: November 9 to 15, 2011
Venue: Korea
Nov. 2, 2011
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
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
Venice Biennale:
National Participation: Japanese Pavilion

"Omnilogue: Alternating Currents Exhibition"
Dates: November 12 to December 31, 2011
Venue: Australia, Perth
Oct. 25, 2011
【Follow-Up Program: Extension Activity】
Wish & Pray for Japan (Messages from Thailand)
~Human Network of the JENESYS Programme building a bridge to the affected area of the Great East Japan Earthquake~
Oct. 19, 2011
International Symposium 2011
CONNECT:Network of University Art Museums in Asia

Dates: November 4, 2011
Venue: JFIC "Sakura" hall, The Japan Foundation
Oct. 18, 2011
Exhibition: The Group 1965: We are Boys!
November 1 to November 13 in Kiev Ukraine!

Oct. 14, 2011
FUKUDA Eika & MITSUHASHI Kifu Joint Concert in Indonesia
Dates: October 18 to October 26, 2011
Venue: Indonesia
Oct.13, 2011
Japanese Film Screenings Overseas in October, 2011
Oct. 11, 2011
Exhibition: "The Metamorphosis of Japan after the War"
Dates: October 20 to March, 2013
Venue: Rome, Berlin, Cologne, Vietnam, Paris.
Oct. 7, 2011
World premiere of onomatopoetic play in Palestine
Dates: October 10 to October 20, 2011
Venue: Palestine
Oct. 6, 2011
Min'yo -Japanese traditional folk songs-
conveying heart and rhythms in daily life in Japan
Sep. 27, 2011
"Japanese Book News" Vol.69
Sep.22, 2011
Performing Arts Japan (PAJ) for North America and Europe
New guidelines for 2012-2013 have been announced
Sep.16, 2011
The realities of contemporary dance scene in Brazil
-Returning to where the body should be-

Dates: October 13, 2011
Venue: JFIC Hall “Sakura,” The Japan Foundation
Sep.15, 2011
Kuromori Kagura Performances in Russia
Dates: October 2-3, 2011
Venue: Russia
Sep.13, 2011
Hogaku concert in Canada: TsuguKaji-KOTO+ Akihito Obama+ Makoto Yamamoto
Dates: September 28 - October 4, 2011
Venue: Vancouver, Calgary and Toronto.
Sep.6, 2011
"Sho Asano & Ensemble" Tour in Baltic States
Dates: September 12 - September 20, 2011
Venue: Baltic States(Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania)
Aug.24, 2011
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
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.10, 2011
Japanese Film Screenings Overseas in August, 2011
Aug.8, 2011
"Manga Realities: Exploring the Art of Japanese Comics Today"
Exhibition Comes to the Philippines after Japan, Korea and Vietnam!

Dates: August 16 - October 2, 2011
Venue: Philippines, Manila
Follow up Program for JENESYS East Asia Future Leaders Program
in Thailand (July 24-29, 2011)
Aug.1, 2011
JENESYS Programme "Invitation Progarmme for Creators"
Activity Report 2009/2010
Jul.29, 2011
The 7th Asian Museum Curators’ Conference
Dates: September 26, 2011 - October 1, 2011
Venue: JFIC Hall “Sakura,” The Japan Foundation
Jul.28, 2011
“Hokusai-Retrospective: The 150th Anniversary of Friendship between
Japan and Germany” Held in Berlin!

Dates: August 26 to October 31, 2011
Venue: Germany, Berlin
Jul.7, 2011
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.4, 2011
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
Jun.28, 2011
12th International Architecture Exhibition, Venice Biennale
Homecoming exhibition will be held at Tokyo Opera City Art Gallery.
"House inside City outside House - Tokyo Metabolizing"

Dates: July 16 to October 2, 2011
Venue: Tokyo Opera City Art Gallery
Jun.23, 2011
WA: The Spirit of Harmony and Japanese Design Today
Symposium "Contemporary Japanese Products Witnessed by the World"

Dates: June 27, 2011
Venues: Musashino Art University, Building 1, Lecture Room 104
Jun.22, 2011
Touring Solo Exhibition by Female Gutai Artist:
“Atsuko Tanaka. The Art of Connecting”
Set to Arrive in Japan Next Year after Stops in England and Spain

Dates: July 27, 2011 - May 6, 2012
Venues: U.K., Spain, Tokyo
May.30, 2011
Audio-Visual and Publication Exchange
Japanese Film Screenings Overseas in June, 2011
May.26, 2011
Exhibition: The Group 1965: We are Boys!
May 21 to July 3 in Dusseldorf Germany
May.19, 2011
"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.9, 2011
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.9, 2011
WA: The Spirit of Harmony and Japanese Design Today
Exhibition Dates:Friday, June 24 - Saturday, July 30, 2011
Venue:Musashino Art University Museum & Library
Apr.26, 2011
Audio-Visual and Publication Exchange
Japanese Film Screenings Overseas in May, 2011
Apr.7, 2011
Audio-Visual and Publication Exchange
Japanese Film Screenings Overseas in April, 2011
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