Dentō Kōgei Traditional Craft Screening Series

Screening Series at The Japan Foundation
In conjunction with Diligence and Elegance: The Nature of Japanese Textiles

2 Bloor St. E. Suite 300
3rd floor of Hudson’s Bay Centre, above Royal Bank

Admission is free; reserve: 416.966.1600 ext. 229

*Dates mark with an asterisk indicate programs with a focus on textiles

Monday, July 10th:

  • The MAKIE Technique of Laquerer Naoji TEARAI (30 minutes) 1988
  • Masterly Skills Series, The Lustre of Edo-Kiriko (24 minutes) 2003

*Thursday, July 13th: 

  • Imaemon XIII, Infusing Colored Nabeshima Ware with New Beauty
  • Saga-Nishiki Weaving: The Art of KOGA Fumi  (30 minutes) 2015

*Monday July 17:

  • Miyako Jōfu (41 minutes) 1994
  • Kyushitsu: The Art of KOMORI Kunie (37 minutes) 2013

*Thursday, July 20*

  • Setoguro: The Art of KATO Kozo (37 minutes) 2014
  • Preserving Lifestyles through Costumes: The Mizushima Family from Meiji to Taishō and Shōwa Eras (24 minutes) 1989, revised 2010

*Monday July 24:

  • The Japanese TENUGUI (21 minutes) 2005
  • TheYuzen Silk, The Dyeing Art of Kakoh MORIGUCHI (30 minutes) 1989

Thursday, July 27:

  • A Master of Earth and Fire, Uichi SHIMIZU (31 minutes) 1990
  • The Art of Bamboo, Shōkansai Iizuka (30 minutes) 1991