A site to see art related activities in Osaka. It is a nice alternative to see Japanese contemporary art, different from the Tokyo view.
Ipads for sumo wrestlers ^^
An international conference held at Japan Foundation, Cologne. More information here.
There are a lot of interesting topics that deal with manga and it’s “globalization” from a cultural point of view. Why aren’t there symposiums like these for contemporary Japanese art? >.<
Today, we remember the other nuclear bombing, this time Nagasaki’s.
Some pictures of the commemoration event can be found here.
Unlike Hiroshima’s event, no US representative was sent to the commemoration, only France’s and Britain’s representatives attended, also for the first time.
(Also, it’s my birthday… ちょっと珍しい日付だね。)