Recent Posts From All Categories

What’s black and white???

by Gail Rieke White turns to black/ black turns to white The Japanese...

The Vegetable Art of Noriko Nakane

by Noriko Nakane

Out and about with Alice Gordenker

by Alice Gordenker

Jimbocho Den Part.1

by Mora Chartrand

A Visit to Omote Senke Tea School

The Omote Senke school of tea was founded in the 1600’s by the great...

Memorial to the late Honjo Soji: A Master Acupuncturist and Moxibustionist

My doctor in Japan for many years, HONJO Soji was a true master of...

Jetavana Vihara, for Biwa and Voice, 3-minute video

The biwa (琵琶) is a kind of lute, with a short neck and frets. Jetavana...

The Cat and the Mouse

by devapnek

Colorful Flying Koi (carp) at textile event in Tokyo

The largest gallery space in Tokyo (18000 sq. ft.) was recently home to 300...


A TREE MOVES IN MINATO-KU It’s a matter of priorities.  Minato Ward has...

Shifting Rhthyms: The Sculpted Moments of Shoko KOIKE

by Joan B. Mirviss, The third solo exhibition of celebrated artist, Shoko KOIKE will be held at Joan B Mirviss LTD.

Bamboo Artist Jin MORIGAMI opens at TAI Modern in Santa Fe

The work of Jin MORIGAMI is currently being shown in his first U.S. solo at...

Autumnal Eggplant 秋茄子 “aki nasu”

by Elizabeth Andoh