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Carl Randall will talk about his 'Hibakusha' portraits at UCL on Tuesday 3 February , 6:30pm

Posted on 23 January 2015, under Events, Scholarships

Carl Randall will be giving a talk at University College London Museum about his ‘Hibakusha’ portraits – a series of six drawings of survivors of the atomic bomb in Hiroshima. The works are part of the Museum’s permanent collection, and will be on display during the talk.

Tuesday, 3  February, 6.30-7.30pm. Free entry.

Carl Randall will talk about his 'Hibakusha' portraits at UCL on Tuesday 3 February , 6:30pm

Lord Brittan, a long-standing Trustee and supporter of the Daiwa Anglo-Japanese Foundation, has died

Posted on 22 January 2015, under Other News

We are very sad to report that Lord Brittan, a long-standing Trustee and supporter of the Foundation, has died. Our heartfelt condolences to his family.

Lord Brittan, a long-standing Trustee and supporter of the Daiwa Anglo-Japanese Foundation, has died

Japan Foundation/BAJS Post-Graduate Workshop at Lees on 11 March 2015

Posted on 20 January 2015, under Education, Events

The British Association for Japanese Studies and the Japan Foundation are delighted to announce that the annual Japan Foundation / BAJS Post-Graduate Workshop will be held on Wednesday 11th March, 2015 in Leeds.

Japan Foundation/BAJS Post-Graduate Workshop at Lees on 11 March 2015

Fog Bridge by Fujiko Nakaya in Bristol, 13 to 22 February 2014

Posted on 15 January 2015, under Events, Grants

Fog Bridge by Fujiko Nakaya, part of: IBT15 Bristol International Festival. Watch Pero’s Bridge disappear behind a veil of fog… The world is getting warmer – but how will this change our weather? And how might a changing climate disrupt our lives?

Fog Bridge by Fujiko Nakaya in Bristol, 13 to 22 February 2014

Carl Randall discussing art, identity and migration at The Business Design Centre, Islington on Fri 23 January, 1-2pm

Posted on 14 January 2015, under Art & Exhibitions, Scholarships

Carl Randall, former Daiwa Scholar,  has been invited to be part of a discussion panel at The London Art Fair, on the theme of Art, Identity and Migration on Friday 23rd January, 1- 2 pm at The Business Design Centre, Islington.

Carl Randall discussing art, identity and migration at The Business Design Centre, Islington on Fri 23 January, 1-2pm

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Kentaro Kobayashi, the award-winning Japanese comedian and playwright, will unveil his new show in London in February 2015

Posted on 8 January 2015, under Events

Kentaro Kobayashi, the award-winning Japanese comedian, playwright, performer, is coming to London in February 2015  to unveil his brand new show Mr Potsunen’s Peculiar Slice of LifeMr Potsunen’s Peculiar Slice of Life  (UK Premiere) will be shown on at 7:30pm on 3 and 4 February 2015 at Leicester Square Theatre, London.

Kentaro Kobayashi, the award-winning Japanese comedian and playwright, will unveil his new show in London in February 2015

New film about 'Flash of Splendour' a pioneering creative arts organisation headed by a former Daiwa Scholar

Posted on 8 January 2015, under Scholarships

Founded in 2009, Flash of Splendour is a groundbreaking non-profit organisation, working to empower marginalised, disabled and institutionalised children and young people through the arts. Inclusivity is key to its practice. As a pioneering children’s creative arts organisation, it works with music, literature and poetry, the visual arts and theatre to transform lives.

New film about 'Flash of Splendour' a pioneering creative arts organisation headed by a former Daiwa Scholar

Fujiko Nakaya at Tate Modern on Tuesday, 17 February 2015

Posted on 6 January 2015, under Grants

The artist, Fujiko Nakaya will be giving a talk at Tate Modern, Starr Auditorium . Tuesday 17 February 2015, 18.30 – 20.00 (£8, concessions available). This event coincides with Fujiko Nakaya’s Fog Bridge installation presented by In Between Time running from 13 to 23 February 2015 in Bristol.

Fujiko Nakaya at Tate Modern on Tuesday, 17 February 2015

Two former Daiwa Scholars, Edmund de Waal and Merryn Somerset Webb are taking part in the Financial Times Seasonal Appeal auction

Posted on 10 December 2014, under Scholarships

Two former Daiwa Scholars, Edmund de Waal and Merryn Somerset Webb, are taking part in the Financial Times Seasonal Appeal auction (a tour with Edmund and lunch with Merryn). The Financial Times Seasonal Appeal is supporting the International Rescue Committee.

Two former Daiwa Scholars, Edmund de Waal and Merryn Somerset Webb are taking part in the Financial Times Seasonal Appeal auction

Carl Randall's gift to the Daiwa Anglo-Japanese Foundation

Posted on 9 December 2014, under Scholarships

We were very touched and honoured to receive an oil painting from former Daiwa Scholar, Carl Randall as a gift to the Daiwa Anglo-Japanese Foundation.  Once his exhibition at Berloni Gallery ended on 15 November, Carl had the time to drop by at the Foundation on 1 December 2014 and to present us with ‘Taro’. Carl met Taro in Tokyo when both were students at the Tokyo University of the Arts.

Carl Randall's gift to the Daiwa Anglo-Japanese Foundation
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