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Traditions of Japanese Art

8/6/2022 - 10/8/2023
Kansas City, MO


Is It Morning For You Yet?

9/24/2022 - 4/2/2023
Pittsburgh, PA


Info Session: “Grant Program Japan-U.S. Global Partnership”

10/6/2022 - 12/1/2022


Climate Change and Food System: Youth Leading the Way

9/24/2022 - 11/19/2022
Online & In-Person


Asian Pop-Up Cinema Season 15 – Japan Cinema Showcase

9/10/2022 - 11/6/2022
Wilmette, IL & Online


Crafting Global Friendships: Celebrating 20 Years of the World Cosplay Summit

9/8/2022 - 11/3/2022
Washington, DC


Masterworks of Japanese Cinema

9/20/2022 - 10/11/2022
Hudson, NY

Cultural Event

Japanese Moon Viewing

Nashville, TN


Garden of Resonance: The Art of Jun Kaneko

2/20/2022 - 10/1/2022
Portland, OR

Cultural Event

Kanreki: Buffalo-Kanazawa Sister Cities 60th Anniversary

9/30/2022 - 10/1/2022
Buffalo, NY


Book Talk: In conversation with Sachiko Kashiwaba

New York, NY


The Nightsong of Orpheus

9/9/2022 - 9/25/2022
Washington, DC & Baltimore, MD


Toshiro Mifune: Japanese Cinema’s Original Rebel

8/26/2022 - 9/25/2022
Washington, DC

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The Japan Foundation, established in 1972, is Japan’s only institution dedicated to carrying out comprehensive international cultural exchange programs throughout the world. The Japan Foundation activities, aiming comprehensive and effective development of its international cultural exchange programs, consist of following three major categories:  

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Japanese Studies

Japanese-Language Education

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