Japan Society
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05/24/2017 at 15:19. Facebook
Rest in peace Rand Castile, founding director of Japan Society Gallery, and thank you.
Rest in peace Rand Castile founding director of Japan Society Gallery and thank you

Rand Castile, Who Opened Doors for Asian Art, Dies at 78

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Japan Society
05/23/2017 at 17:01. Facebook
Our hearts and thoughts go to those affected by the devastating attack in Manchester. [ Bbc.com Link ]
Our hearts and thoughts go to those affected by the devastating attack in Manchester

Arrest after Manchester attack: Latest updates - BBC News

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Mark Weiss
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Japan Society
Japan Society
05/23/2017 at 14:15. Facebook
Winner of the JAPAN CUTS 2016 Audience Award, the irresistible and inspiring comedy FLYING COLORS makes its return flight to Japan Society on June 2 at 7pm n anticipation of JAPAN CUTS 2017, taking place July 13-23!
Winner of the JAPAN CUTS 2016 Audience Award the irresistible and inspiring

Flying Colors

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Japan Society
05/22/2017 at 21:56. Facebook
Hosting our 20th sake tasting with nearly 50 sakes on June 5! Selections will range from 'junmai daiginjo' pure to 'namazake' unpasteurized with a special focus on 'koshu' vintage sake. Featuring 15 brewers from Japan and a connoisseurship talk by John Gauntner, one of the world's leading experts.
Hosting our 20th sake tasting with nearly 50 sakes on June 5

Annual Sake Lecture & Tasting: 20th Anniversary

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That time we made the front page of The New York Times 110 years ago today! Celebrating our birthday Noon-9pm with complimentary admission to our hit #AThirdGender exhibition, drinks, snacks, special offers, music and more! [ Japansociety.org Link ]
That time we made the front page of The New York Times
Learn Japanese through anime! New summer language class begins May 22 at Japan Society Language Center. Some advance homework below, and register here under "Special Beginner Class: Anime": [ Japansociety.org Link ] For fans of Japanese animation, this course will use various popular anime as a medium to introduce students to basic vocabulary, elementary conversation, and simple sentence...
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Learn Japanese through anime New summer language class begins May 22 at

Learn 10 Wacky Words Commonly Used in Anime and Comics to Express Feelings in Japanese!

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Jada Kostrewa
Editors from the U.S. publishers of Attack on Titan, Ghost in the Shell, Black Butler and more talk about the ins and outs of turning manga into English editions May 17 at 6:30. Plus live translation and editing demo! [ Japansociety.org Link ]
Editors from the US publishers of Attack on Titan Ghost in the
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We turn 110 years old this Friday! Please join us for an all-day celebration starting at noon with free admission to our exhibition, A Third Gender: Beautiful Youths in Japanese Prints, along with one-day only offers, treats and drinks. After 6:00pm, mix and mingle with other arts enthusiasts at our signature Escape East @ 333 Gallery happy hour!
We turn 110 years old this Friday Please join us for an

Japan Society 110th Anniversary Celebration

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Michael Davis
Spring is sprung! Only five more weekends to catch the sensual pleasures of our A THIRD GENDER exhibition, closing June 11. Tonight join us for an 'Escape East' soiree with cocktails, DJs, and free admission 6-9! [ Japansociety.org Link ]
Spring is sprung Only five more weekends to catch the sensual pleasures
[Japan Day 2017 on Sunday, May 14th]
Mark your calendar!! Japan Day 2017 is back at Bandshell, Central Park on Sunday, May 14th. We would like to congratulate Marcelo Maziero as the winner of the 6th Annual Japan Day Art Contest. Thank you for the beautiful art piece, Marcelo!

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Escape the work week at our popular monthly mixer for art enthusiasts! Enjoy complimentary admission to A Third Gender: Beautiful Youths in Japanese Prints, plus premium sake courtesy of Kikusui Sake, Japanese snacks, and music by DJ Keiichiro Nakajima. Friday, May 12, 6-9 pm!
Escape the work week at our popular monthly mixer for art enthusiasts

Escape East at 333

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Michelle Passos
Boat specialist Douglas Brooks spent two decades collecting and preserving the time-honored traditions of Japanese boatbuilding. He’s here Wed. May 10 to share secrets of the trade! [ Japansociety.org Link ] Read more about his efforts in the comments!
Boat specialist Douglas Brooks spent two decades collecting and preserving the timehonored
Please join us for an all-day celebration in honor of Japan Society’s 110th Anniversary!

Starting at 12 PM, we will be offering free admission to our gallery exhibition, A Third Gender: Beautiful Youths in Japanese Prints, along with one-day only Membership offers.

Throughout the event, a variety of merchants will be selling goods and sampling treats, including:

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Please join us for an allday celebration in honor of Japan Society’s 110th Anniversary

Japan Society 110th Anniversary Celebration

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Happy Kodomo no hi! Today is Children's Day in Japan. We celebrate Sunday, May 7, 11:00 am-4:00 pm with craft activities, games and performances for the whole family! [ Japansociety.org Link ]
Happy Kodomo no hi Today is Childrens Day in Japan We celebrate
After the 2011 tsunami struck northeast Japan, innovative design firm Atelier Bow-Wow devised an award-winning housing module for families looking to rebuild, and completely revitalized a devastated fishing village so new generations could learn the trade. They're here tonight to talk architecture's vital role in reconstruction and community building after natural disaster. [ Japansociety.org...
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After the 2011 tsunami struck northeast Japan innovative design firm Atelier BowWow

Salon Bow-Wow: Architects in Post-Disaster Reconstruction | Friday, May 5, 6:30 pm | Japan Society

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Hang the koi-nobori (carp streamers) and don your kabuto (samurai helmets): Japan's Children's Day is on its way! We celebrate Sunday, May 7 with tons of family actvities, and a theatrical production of Japan’s classic children's story Momotaro (Peach Boy). More info: [ Japansociety.org Link ]
Hang the koinobori carp streamers and don your kabuto samurai helmets Japans
After marching for science, many people want to know what they can do next. On May 1st, the citizen science collective SAFECAST shares how people can protect, preserve, and utilize science for good, drawing from their vital open radiation data initiative following the Fukushima nuclear meltdown, and discussing expansion into broader global environmental and climate concerns.
After marching for science many people want to know what they can

Japan Society of NY: "Safecast: The Power of Citizen Science"

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Among over 300 architects who donated reconstruction services to Japan after the tsunami, Atelier Bow-Wow created an expandable housing concept for communities and a fishing school for the 21st century. Here May 5 to discuss! [ Japansociety.org Link ]
Among over 300 architects who donated reconstruction services to Japan after the

Salon Bow-Wow: Architects in Post-Disaster Reconstruction

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