MONO JAPAN at Lloyd Hotel & Cultural Embassy
5-7th of February 2016
Set up in in the iconic design spaces of Lloyd Hotel & Cultural Embassy MONO JAPAN offers a stage to acclaimed masters of traditional practices and the new generation of ambitious and enthusiastic creators from Japan.
During the weekend MONO JAPAN will be open to the general public and will offer an event programme of lectures, workshop and tea ceremonies. From kite making to knife sharpening, from washi paper to plant and vegetable fabric dyeing, from introduction into culture and history of fragrance to secrets of Japanese tea brewing: visitors will be invited to learn the crafts hands on.
As a special preview on Saturday 6th of February creative director Teruhiro Yanagihara and Dutch designers duo Scholten&Baijings will give a talk about their collaboration in the framework of the special ceramics project which celebrates the 400th anniversary of the Arita pottery industry in Japan and its upcoming large scale presentation in the Rijksmuseum Amsterdam.
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