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Ticket Giveaway: Flower exhibition at the Yamatane Museum

Masks of the world in a beautiful Art Deco residence, and a guided tour in English by yours truly: what’s not to like? To help publicize my gallery talk on Friday June 5 at 3 pm, I’m giving away a pair of tickets to Masks – Beauty of the Spirits at one of my favorite […]

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(FULL)Museum tour in English: Kakiemon exhibit at the Toguri Museum of Art (Wed. May 10, 7-8:30 pm)

Please join me at the Shoto Museum of Art in Shibuya on Friday January 20, 2017 when I’ll give a guided tour in English of Ceramics Japan: Tracing Japanese Modern through Ceramics. The tour will begin at 6:30 pm and is free with regular museum admission (500 yen for adults, less if you’re a student or […]

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Watch the time! Thursday at 4, Friday at 6

In my original post about my gallery talks this week at the Tokyo Photographic Art Museum, I forgot to insert the time for the talk on Friday, which begins at 6 pm.  That information is now in the original post, … Continue reading

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Museum tours in English: early Japanese photography (Thurs. April 13 and Fri. April 14)

Please join me at the Shoto Museum of Art in Shibuya on Friday January 20, 2017 when I’ll give a guided tour in English of Ceramics Japan: Tracing Japanese Modern through Ceramics. The tour will begin at 6:30 pm and is free with regular museum admission (500 yen for adults, less if you’re a student or […]

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Museum tour in English: modern Japanese ceramics (Friday Jan. 20)

Please join me at the Shoto Museum of Art in Shibuya on Friday January 20, 2017 when I’ll give a guided tour in English of Ceramics Japan: Tracing Japanese Modern through Ceramics. The tour will begin at 6:30 pm and is … Continue reading

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[This trip is now full.]Nov. 12″Discover Another Kanagawa”

Regular readers of this blog know that I’ve been working with Kanagawa Prefecture for over a year to design short tours for people like me:  foreign residents of Japan who enjoy learning and getting out of the to discover lesser … Continue reading

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Event notice: Kobe beef luncheon Sat. May 14

  Kobe beef is one of Japan’s most famous foods, known all around the world. But what makes it different from other beef? Is it true that the cows are fed beer and given daily massages? Find out — and … Continue reading

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