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Last Update: September 7, 2012
Alan Affichard and Masashi Kokuba know how to blend realities of fantasy, offering an exhibition, “Journey Between Reality and Fantasy” at Cotonoha Artspace and Café.
Mashashi Kokuba is a specialist in block print, as well as being a photo artist, understanding that when reality and fantasy become close to each other, perceptions of reality and fantasy change. Read More! A Kirigami Art Exhibition and workshop featuring a renowned Japanese photographer opens June 1st at Okinawa Outlet Mall Ashibinaa in Tomigusuku.
The exhibition, Mitsuhiko Imamori Art of Scissors: the Art of Paper-cutting Exhibition, will be open daily 10 a. Read More! An Origami Exhibition is set to open May 29th at the Okinawa Prefecture Museum and Art Museum on the occasion of the museum’s 5th anniversary.
Admission is free to the Origami Exhibition to be held in the Okinawa Prefecture Museum and Art Museum’s Okinawa Residential Gallery 1, open daily 9 a. Read More! Paul Lorimer loves making Okinawan pottery, appreciating that “making shisa is a delicate and labor-intensive job, so when I feel tired, I immediately stop making them because it’s not worth making shisa unless you enjoy doing it.”
His philosophy of enjoying himself and appreciating life has driven him from early adulthood, when after growing up on a farm in Auckland, New Zealand, he wanted to study oceanography at a university but quit after a year because “I wanted to have fun instead of studying. Read More!
Italy, the sprawling southern European nation shaped like a boot, is known—together with Greece—as being the bedrock of western civilization.
The customs, culture and of course cuisine of Italy is being offered up this weekend by the Seamen’s Club Naha, which has been coordinating its Italian Festival with the Italian Embassy in Tokyo and with an Italian chef who’s putting the ‘mama mia’ touches on everything flavorful. Read More!
For a second year in a row, All Nippon Airways outdid its rival, Japan’s national carrier, by flying more passengers.
ANA admits that while topping Japan Airlines Co. Read More!
A modern rock band, entertainment for everyone from one to 100, and a variety of foods are in store for visitors this Saturday and Sunday as Camp Schwab unveils the military’s summer of festivals.
The 6th annual Camp Schwab Festival opens its doors from 2 p. Read More!
The Ryukyu Golden Kings were the top team in the Basketball Japan League this season, racking up a 39-13 regular season record in its quest for a shot at the playoffs and a second league title, and it all came together in Tokyo’s Ariake Colosseum with a drubbing of the defending champion Hamamatsu Higashimikawa Phoenix.
What made the 89-73 victory even more special was the ‘revenge’ element brought forward in the rematch between the Golden Kings and the Phoenix. Read More! Although Tuesday marked the 40th anniversary of Okinawa's return to Japanese administration in 1972, the southernmost prefecture finds itself struggling under a continuing U.S. Read More! |