This calendar has been established to keep people up to date on new and upcoming Japan-related cultural events in the UK.

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(Note: The Embassy of Japan does not accept any responsibility for the events registered, or any loss or damage resulting from the events registered in the calendar or from any reliance placed on the information in the Events Calendar. With the exception of those events with explicit support of the Embassy of Japan, the inclusion of an event in the Events Calendar does not amount to an endorsement by the Embassy of Japan or the Government of Japan of any event or organisation.)


29 July 2014

Clifford Chance, London

The Canadian High Commission and the Japan Society invite you to an evening of rakugo; comic storytelling from Japan with Canada’s own Katsura Sunshine. We are very grateful to Clifford Chance for hosting this event.......more>>



4 July - 15 August 2014

Gallery Libby Sellers, London

Gallery Libby Sellers is pleased to present a solo show of works by Japanese architect and designer Jo Nagasaka (b. Osaka, Japan 1971).......more>>


2 - 24 August 2014


We invite you to the beautiful visionary world of The Sake with Japanese traditional dance, aerial acrobatics, Japanese traditional storyteller, enhanced by world-beating projection mapping and 3D sound....more>>


5 July - 26 October 2014

Metal at Edge Hill Station, Liverpool

During Liverpool Biennial 2014, Metal is delighted to be exhibiting the work of Macoto Murayama. Based in Tokyo, Murayama spent six months of 2013 living and working at Metal’s space in Southend on Sea, dissecting, recording and rendering in digital form UK indigenous flowers....more>>



25-27 July 2014
Earls Court One, London

HYPER JAPAN is the UK’s largest Japanese Culture event. Fans of all things Japanese will descend upon London’s Earls Court One in the tens of thousands to experience the most exciting elements of all things Japanese under one roof. .....more>>


3 July - 21 September 2014

The Picton Reading Room, Liverpool Central Library and Archive, Liverpool

White Rainbow, is pleased to present its first project: an off-site exhibition of new work by Aiko Miyanaga for the Liverpool Central Library. The exhibition will open in the library’s Picton Reading Room during the Liverpool Biennial 2014.....more>>




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