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Carl Randall's Japan prints for sale at the National Portrait Gallery in London

Posted on 29 July 2014

We are delighted to announce that the National Portrait Gallery in London is now selling prints of Carl Randall’s Japan work.

Carl Randall's Japan prints for sale at the National Portrait Gallery in London

Carl Randall's 'Tokaido Highway Portraits' to be displayed in Japan for the first time, 8 July to 11 September 2014.

Posted on 23 July 2014

Carl Randall’s Tokaido Highway: Portraits from Edo to the Present will be displayed in Shizuoka, 8 July to 11 September 2014.

Carl Randall's 'Tokaido Highway Portraits' to be displayed in Japan for the first time, 8 July to 11 September 2014.

'Oku Hanafu' by Eluned Gramich - Review

Posted on 27 June 2014

Eluned Gramich completed a BA at the University of Oxford, and an MA in Creative Writing at the University of East Anglia. She participated on the Daiwa Scholarship  2012 programme, to explore Japan’s literature and culture. Her first published short story, Oku Hanafu was published in ‘Rarebit’, edited by Susie Wild in 2014.

'Oku Hanafu' by Eluned Gramich - Review

Carl Randall's 'Tokyo Portrait' on display at Art Volta 10, 16 to 21 June 2014

Posted on 16 June 2014

A large painting made by former Daiwa Scholar, Carl Randall  in Japan,  Tokyo Portrait, is being exhibited at Art Volta 10, Basel, Switzerland, 16 to 21 June. Art Volta runs alongside Art Basel, one of the world’s largest and most prestigious art fairs.

Carl Randall's 'Tokyo Portrait' on display at Art Volta 10, 16 to 21 June 2014

Carl Randall's 'Hibakusha Portraits' on display at UCL Museum on 18 and 19 June

Posted on 16 June 2014

Carl Randall’s ‘Hibakusha Portraits’ (a series of 6 drawings of survivors of the atomic bomb in Hiroshima), are now part of the permanent collection of University College London Museum.  The drawings were inspired by John Hersey’s book ‘Hiroshima’, in which the American journalist interviewed 6 survivors just after the atomic bomb was dropped. Carl’s set of 6 portraits are intended as a visual equivalent of Hersey’s documentary account. They are being exhibited at University College London Museum on 18 and 19 June (1pm to 5pm)  as part of the museum’s permanent collection.

Carl Randall's 'Hibakusha Portraits' on display at UCL Museum on 18 and 19 June

Deadline approaching for Executive Training Programme - 15 May 2014

Posted on 6 May 2014

The Executive Training Programme (ETP) is a business and human resources development programme financed by the European Union. ETP enables EU companies and their executives to develop their business plan and build knowledge of Japanese/Korean business practices, culture and language in order to succeed in these markets.

Deadline approaching for Executive Training Programme - 15 May 2014

Edmund de Waal, 'On White: Porcelain Stories from the Fitzwilliam' until 23 February 2014

Posted on 20 January 2014

Renowned potter, author and former Daiwa Scholar, Edmund de Waal is showcasing his work at the Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge from Friday, 29 November 2013 to Sunday, 23 February 2014.

Edmund de Waal, 'On White: Porcelain Stories from the Fitzwilliam' until 23 February 2014

Tonight, Friday 8 November: Former Daiwa Scholar Chris Harding on Radio 3 at 10:45pm

Posted on 8 November 2013

Tonight (Friday 8 November 2013) at 10:45pm on Radio 3, former Daiwa Scholar, Chris Harding’s talk on therapy versus prayer will be aired on BBC Radio 3 at 10:45 pm. Chris initially gave this talk on 26 October at the Free Thinking Festival 2013 at the Sage, Gateshead.

Tonight, Friday 8 November: Former Daiwa Scholar Chris Harding on Radio 3 at 10:45pm

Mixed-media dance performances in Tokyo: 22, 30 November and 9,10 December 2013

Posted on 5 November 2013

Rosa van Hensbergen, one of the 2012 Daiwa Scholars, is currently involved in a number of mixed-media dance performances taking place in Tokyo over the next two months (22 November, 30 November, 9 and 10 December). These are part of an ongoing collaborative project, INPUT PLACE, with ShaLeigh Comerford (American choreographer and director of ShaLeigh Dance Works) and Joe Snape (British electronic composer and researcher). All performances require advance reservation, and as seating is very limited, if you would like to come please book now to avoid disappointment. There is more information on events, times, and bookings below, and there will be regular project updates at the website inputplace.com, due to go live by 10 November 2013.

Mixed-media dance performances in Tokyo: 22, 30 November and 9,10 December 2013

Tomoko Yoneda and artist talk, 15 October 2013

Posted on 14 October 2013

The artist talk on 15 October, connected to the Daiwa Anglo-Japanese Foundation’s current exhibition Acting Out of Nothingness: from the APT Collection  included the Director of the APT Institute, Justin R. Merino, who will describe the work of his organisation and exhibiting artist Kanako Sasaki, who introduced her photography and the thoughts and processes that inform her work. London-based Japanese photographer Tomoko Yoneda whose work addresses similar themes led a discussion on journalism, history and contemporary photography.

Tomoko Yoneda and artist talk, 15 October 2013
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