exhibitions New Exhibition: Manga Hokusai Manga

Arts & Culture

Arts and cultural events supported by JFT across Canada and at our venue in Toronto. More details

Language Education

Join our 6th JFT Online ‘Sawakai’ for Japanese Teachers June 11 @ 6:00 pm EDT! More details

Japanese Studies

Local Grant applications for projects to be conducted before March 31, 2021, are now open. More details

News and Announcements


An important message from The Japan Foundation, Toronto regarding the CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19) March 16, 2020 (updated April 2, 2020) The health, safety and well-being of our patrons, students, staff and volunteers are very important to us. We are carefully monitoring … Continue reading →

The Fourteenth International MANGA Award

Accepting entries from Apr 6 – June 19. Win a 10 day trip to Japan and meet Japanese manga artists and visit studios! The award honors artists who contribute to the global development of manga. Continue reading →

Asian Three-Fold Mirror 2016: Reflections

Watch three stories from the global community that share the beauty of cultural and humanistic bonds. Free online. Co-produced by The Japan Foundation Asia Center and Tokyo International Film Festival. Available until June 30, 2020. Continue reading →

The Wonderland

Join us online, to watch The Wonderland an animated adventure directed by HARA Keiichi co-presented by The Japan Foundation, Toronto and Japanese Canadian Cultural Centre.

30th Anniversary Logo Contest: Winning Logo!

Thank you again to everyone who participated in our 30th Anniversary Logo Contest! We had over 350 votes through our website and social media, and are happy to announce that our new 30th Anniversary Logo was designed by Dione L. of Toronto, ON! Continue reading →

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