Events organized by the Embassy of Japan / Japan Information and Cultural Centre

2019

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Date Category Title Venue Info
01/21-02/15

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Exhibition
190121_calligraphy

New Year Exposition of Japanese Calligraphy in Brussels 2019


New Year’s traditional exposition of Japanese calligraphy in 2019. “Kaki-zome” is a Japanese term for the first calligraphy written at the beginning of a year, traditionally on January 2.

Workshop on January 22nd 2018
(Fully booked, thank you!)



Japan Information and Cultural Centre of the Embassy of Japan in Belgium
Rue Van Maerlant/ Van Maerlantstraat 1
1040 Bruxelles/Brussel
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01/30
at 18:30

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Cinema
190130_popinq

POP IN Q
(Japanese with English subtitles)
2016 / Color / 95min


Directed by MIYAHARA Naoki
Production Studio: TOEI ANIMATION
Official Site: http://www.toei-anim.co.jp/sp/popin-q

Cast:
SETO Asami - KOMINATO Isumi
IZAWA Shiori - HIOKA Aoi
TANEZAKI Atsumi - TOMODATE Konatsu
OZAWA Ari - OMICHI Asahi
KUROSAWA Tomoyo - TSUKUI Saki

Synopsis:
Young girls stand up to face a global crisis in this fantasy anime commemorating the sixteenth anniversary of Toei Animation. Miyahara Naoki, who has worked on the "Pretty Cure" series among others, directs. Third year middle-schooler, Isumi (voice: Seto Asami) finds a "fragment of time" at the ocean. Upon picking it up, she sees an unknown world stretching out before her and encounters a strange life-form calling itself a Pokon. The Pokon tells her the world's time is in danger of breaking down, and so with four other girls, attempts to circumvent the crisis.

*** Event Fully booked, thank you! ***



Japan Information and Cultural Centre of the Embassy of Japan in Belgium
Rue Van Maerlant/ Van Maerlantstraat 1
1040 Bruxelles/Brussel
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Date Category Title Venue Info
02/06
at 18:30

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Cinema
190206_film

Home Sweet Tokyo

(English / Japanese audio with English subtitles)
Duration: 80 minutes

Production: NHK World Japan

*** Reservation required ***

Please click here to register for free.



Japan Information and Cultural Centre of the Embassy of Japan in Belgium
Rue Van Maerlant/ Van Maerlantstraat 1
1040 Bruxelles/Brussel
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02/28-03/28

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Exhibition
190228_yumemigusa

YUMEMIGUSA
-Suminagashi by Masako Nakao-


Exploring an impression of transiency like a spring dream, centered on sakura, also called ‘Yumemigusa.’

Co-organized with the Embassy

Opening on 28 February 2019
18:30-20:00(Doors open from 18:00)

*** Reservation required ***

Please click here to register for free.



Japan Information and Cultural Centre of the Embassy of Japan in Belgium
Rue Van Maerlant/ Van Maerlantstraat 1
1040 Bruxelles/Brussel
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Date Category Title Venue Info
03/27
at 18:30

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Concert
190327_choir

The Kitakyushu Academy Children's Choir

*** Reservation required ***

Please click here to register for free.



Japan Information and Cultural Centre of the Embassy of Japan in Belgium
Rue Van Maerlant/ Van Maerlantstraat 1
1040 Bruxelles/Brussel
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Date Category Title Venue Info
05/10-23

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Exhibition
190510_exhibition

RETURN OF HORSE BONE
HIROYASU TSURI


Solo Art exhibition by Berlin based Japanese Artist Hiroyasu Tsuri, A.K.A TWOONE

Opening on 10 May 2019 18:30-20:00

*** Reservation required ***

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Japan Information and Cultural Centre of the Embassy of Japan in Belgium
Rue Van Maerlant/ Van Maerlantstraat 1
1040 Bruxelles/Brussel
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05/16
at 14:30

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Lecture
Demonstration
190516_ikebana

IKEBANA

By Senior Teacher of the Sogetsu school
Ms. Atsuko Bersma

Doors open at 14:00

*** Reservation required ***

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Japan Information and Cultural Centre of the Embassy of Japan in Belgium
Rue Van Maerlant/ Van Maerlantstraat 1
1040 Bruxelles/Brussel
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Date Category Title Venue Info
06/04
at 18:30

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Concert
190604_shamisen

Shamisen Concert
Keisho Ono


Doors open at 18:00

*** Reservation required ***

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Japan Information and Cultural Centre of the Embassy of Japan in Belgium
Rue Van Maerlant/ Van Maerlantstraat 1
1040 Bruxelles/Brussel
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06/28
at 18:30

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Concert
190628_wadaiko

ICHITARO
Japanese percussion
Wadaiko concert


Doors open at 18:00

*** Event Fully booked, thank you! ***


Japan Information and Cultural Centre of the Embassy of Japan in Belgium
Rue Van Maerlant/ Van Maerlantstraat 1
1040 Bruxelles/Brussel
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Date Category Title Venue Info
07/19-08/27

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Exhibition
190719_toy

Japanese Toys & Games Exhibition
Part II: From Edo to Reiwa Era


Opening hours: Mon-Fri 09:15-12:30 & 13:30-17:00

Japan Information and Cultural Centre of the Embassy of Japan in Belgium
Rue Van Maerlant/ Van Maerlantstraat 1
1040 Bruxelles/Brussel
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07/19 & 08/09
at 14:30

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Cinema
190206_film

Thermae Romae

(Japanese audio with English subtitles)
Duration: 108 minutes

*** Reservation is not required ***


Japan Information and Cultural Centre of the Embassy of Japan in Belgium
Rue Van Maerlant/ Van Maerlantstraat 1
1040 Bruxelles/Brussel
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07/30 & 08/27
at 14:30

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Cinema
190206_film

PoppinQ

(Japanese audio with English subtitles)
Duration: 95 minutes

*** Reservation is not required ***


Japan Information and Cultural Centre of the Embassy of Japan in Belgium
Rue Van Maerlant/ Van Maerlantstraat 1
1040 Bruxelles/Brussel
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Date Category Title Venue Info
08/01
at 15:00
Doors open at 14:30
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Concert
Workshop
190801_concert and workshop

Koto, Sax & Piano

Concert & Workshop
By Aki Sato (koto), Yuina Takamizo (saxophone), Tokuko Kakiuchi-Guiot (piano)

Language: English

*** Reservation required ***

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Japan Information and Cultural Centre of the Embassy of Japan in Belgium
Rue Van Maerlant/ Van Maerlantstraat 1
1040 Bruxelles/Brussel
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08/02 & 13
at 14:30

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Cinema
190206_film

Tale of Samurai Cooking

(Japanese audio with English subtitles)
Duration: 121 minutes

*** Reservation is not required ***


Japan Information and Cultural Centre of the Embassy of Japan in Belgium
Rue Van Maerlant/ Van Maerlantstraat 1
1040 Bruxelles/Brussel
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08/08
at 15:00
Doors open at 14:30
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Storytelling
Recital
Workshop
190808_storytelling

Storytelling

Japanese children's stories
Language: Japanese and French

*** Reservation required ***

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Japan Information and Cultural Centre of the Embassy of Japan in Belgium
Rue Van Maerlant/ Van Maerlantstraat 1
1040 Bruxelles/Brussel
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08/14
at 14:30
& 15:30
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Shogi
Workshop
190814_shogi workshop

Shogi Workshop

Learn how to play Shogi (Japanese chess)
Explanation in English / French / Dutch

Group 1 (children): 14.30 - 15.30
Group 2 (adults): 15.30 - 16.30

In collaboration with the Belgian Shogi Federation

Limited to 20 persons per group
*** Reservation required ***

Please click here to register for free.


Japan Information and Cultural Centre of the Embassy of Japan in Belgium
Rue Van Maerlant/ Van Maerlantstraat 1
1040 Bruxelles/Brussel
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Date Category Title Venue Info
09/02-20

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Exhibition
190902_transient

“Transient Landscapes”
Koyuki Kazahaya’s solo exhibition (Drawing, print, painting)


Opening on 2 September 2019 18:00-20:00

*** Reservation required ***

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Japan Information and Cultural Centre of the Embassy of Japan in Belgium
Rue Van Maerlant/ Van Maerlantstraat 1
1040 Bruxelles/Brussel
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Date Category Title Venue Info
11/27
at 18:30 (Doors open at 18:00)

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Concert
191127_concert

Manyo no Kokoro
Ancient mind of Japan "Heart of Harmony"


Unique collaboration of Wahensho, Shakuhachi, Shinobue and Mai (dance) by 4 Japanese artists, to be introduced in Belgium for the first time.

Co-organized with the Embassy

*** Reservation required ***

Please click here to register for free.



Japan Information and Cultural Centre of the Embassy of Japan in Belgium
Rue Van Maerlant/ Van Maerlantstraat 1
1040 Bruxelles/Brussel
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