Japan-related Event Calendar

October 16, 2018 update

This calendar has been established to keep people up to date on new and upcoming Japan-related cultural events in the Netherlands.
Note: the Embassy of Japan does not accept any responsibility for the events registered, or any loss or damage resulting from the events registered in the calendar or from any reliance placed on the information in the Event Calendar.

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15 September - 2 December 2018
Ryoji Ikeda exhibition

Visual artist Ryoji Ikeda, a key figure in the world of electronic music, is famed for his overpowering live performances and mind-expanding audiovisual work. Ikeda is compiling a spectacular presentation for Eye that will immerse visitors in images and sound.

EYE Filmmuseum Amsterdam
IJpromenade 1
1031 KT Amsterdam

EYE Filmmuseum Amsterdam



Tel: 020-5891400

20 October 2018 - 20 May 2019
In de ban van Japan. Louis Couperus en Het snoer der ontferming

Louis Couperus’s "Het snoer der ontferming en Japanse legenden" (The Cord of Redemption and Japanese Legends, 1925) is being re-published. This important exhibition shows Japanese prints by artists such as Utamaro, Hiroshige, Motonobu and Hokusai together with the relevant texts. Louis Couperus Museum
Javastraat 17, The Hague

Opening hours: Wed-Sun 12.00-17.00

For ticket info, please see the organiser's website.
Louis Couperus Museum



Tel. 070-3640653
4 November 2018, 12:00-19:00
Japan Festival 2018

On Sunday 4 November (12:00-19:00), the Stadsplein in Amstelveen will be the stage again for this wonderful festival with many things to see, taste and to experience!

It promises to be a day all about celebrating Japan, so save the date in your diary and see you the 4th of November!

1181 ZM Amstelveen
Stichting Japan Festival


8-11 November 2018
Le Guess Who?

Shintaro Sakamoto, pianist Takuro Kikuchi, sound artist Chihei Hatakeyama and heavy-improv psychedelia group Kikagaku Moyo.

Vredenburgkade 11
3511 WC Utrecht

Le Guess Who?



Tel: 06-14702666

9 November - 9 December 2018
Nobuhiko Tanaka
Japanese modern porcelain exhibition


The Nobuhiko Tanaka Japanese modern porcelain exhibition will start from the 9th of November at Time & Style. The cups, teapots, pitchers, bowls, plates and vases are all handcrafted one by one. Nobuhiko Tanaka will be in Time & Style on the 9th and the 10th of November.

Marnixstraat 148
1016 TE Amsterdam
Kanako Yajima




10 November 2018 / 20:00-22:00
Piano Duo & Solo Concert Tempei Nakamura & Yoshimi Kawai 

The concert theme is Voyage to Visons & Universe. This year is a special year for Tempei Nakamura's 10th Anniversary since he debut. The special guest pianist is Wakana Shimizu. Program is from classical music to Tempei's new compositions, Suite of Monet from his new CD "VIsions". Amstelkerk
Amstelveld 10
1017 JD Amsterdam
i-arts universe



Tel: 06-48963873


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