News and Announcements

Traces of Words: Art & Calligraphy from Asia

Through to Oct. 9 – Multimedia exhibition @Museum of Anthropology in Vancouver that showcases varied forms of writing throughout Asia.

The 13th Hakuho Foundation Japanese Research Fellowship

The Hakuho Foundation is now accepting applications for the 13th Hakuho Japanese Research Fellowship.
Application period: June 9-October 31, 2017
Research period: September 1, 2018-August 31, 2019 (6 months or 12 months) Continue reading →

Government of Japan Endowment to U of T for Centre for the Study of Global Japan

The University of Toronto will establish an endowed chair in Japanese politics and global affairs, and launch the Centre for the Study of Global Japan within the Munk School of Global Affairs thanks to a generous contribution of US$5million from … Continue reading →

Art Competition: Echizen Ono KANSEI HAGAKI Contest

Open to Sept 30 – Enter this nature inspired art contest organized by Ono City Hall to win up to 100,000 yen! Continue reading →

Road of Light and Hope: National Treasures of Todai-ji Temple, Nara

The exhibition of photographs by Miro Ito received thirteen additional large format scrolls. In total, 41 scrolls, and 30 framed photos are on display now. Continue reading →