News and Announcements

Library Closed July 28 – August 5

The library will undertake its annual inventory closing during the week of July 28-August 1, and also close on the civic holiday August 4. Regular library hours will resume on Tuesday, August 5.

Performing Arts Japan 2015-2016

The Japan Foundation is now accepting proposals for projects to receive Performing Arts Japan (PAJ) touring and collaboration grants for the 2015-2016 fiscal year. Application deadline is October 27, 2014.

PARO in the Toronto Star!

Recently our robotic friend PARO was featured in an article in the Toronto Star! Congratulations to CAMH on their new therapeutic baby seal!  

Happy Canada Day!

The Japan Foundation, Toronto will be closed on Tuesday, July 1 for Canada Day.

Summer 2014 Director’s Message

The long-awaited summer season has finally arrived!

Slides posted for Public Housing Lecture by Sayaka Fujii

Lecture slides are now available for download for the June 4 lecture on Revitalization of Public Housing in Japan and Toronto by Prof. Sayaka Fujii.

NEW: Library Book List Archive

If you are curious about what kind of books, movies and cds we have added recently, or want to learn more about the topics introduced in our events and exhibitions, please visit the Book List page!

Bloor Street Culture Corridor

The Japan Foundation, Toronto is proud to be part of the Bloor Street Culture Corridor, which officially launched on April 2, 2014. Toronto’s Bloor Street is a vibrant corridor with a dozen permanent world‐class arts organizations presenting professional arts and … Continue reading →

Anime North 2014

If you are planning to attend Anime North this weekend, please drop by and say hello to us at table 09, next to the JCCC and Toronto Japanese Language School.

Doors Open Toronto presented by Great Gulf

The Japan Foundation, Toronto will be open from 10 am – 5 pm on Saturday, May 24 and Sunday, May 25 for Doors Open Toronto presented by Great Gulf. This year’s theme is “Secrets and Spirits … Exploring the Mysteries … Continue reading →

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