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The International House of Japan organizes various program events, most of which are open to the general public. Please contact the Program Department for details of each event.

Upcoming Programs/Events

[Delve into Japanese Culture @I-House]
What's Behind Brand Japan? ―From Hello Kitty, Murakami, to KonMari
Date: Tuesday, April 24, 2018, 7:00-8:30 pm
Venue: Kabayama-Matsumoto Room, IHJ
Lecturer: Roland Kelts (Author)
[I-House Lecture/A Concert-Demonstration]
Shakuhachi Meets Flute/Piccolo
Date: Thursday, April 26, 2018, 7:00-8:30 pm
Venue: Iwasaki Koyata Memorial Hall, IHJ
Performance: Trond Magne Brekka (Flutist/Piccoloist, Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra; Global Artist-in-Residence, TAHIM)
[IUC Lecture Series]
Observations from My Journey in Japan
Date: Thursday, May 10, 2018, 6:00-7:30 pm
Venue: Iwasaki Koyata Memorial Hall, IHJ
Lecturer: Jason P. Hyland (Former Chargé d'Affaires ad interim, U.S. Embassy in Japan; Representative Officer and President, MGM Resorts Japan LLC)
[IHJ Artists’ Forum/Artist Talk]
Can I Write This? : Engaging Children Through Poetry
Date: Thursday, May 17, 7:00 pm
Venue: Iwasaki Koyata Memorial Hall
Speaker: Laurel Nakanishi (Writer; US-Japan Creative Artists Program Fellow)
[IHJ Artists’ Forum/Artist Talk]
Expanding Kyokai : Kamiyama AIR
Date: Wednesday, May 30, 7:00 pm
Venue: B1 Room 3, IHJ
Artist: Quynh Vantu (Architect/Artist; US-Japan Creative Artists Program Fellow)
[I-House Lecture]
Baseball and Diplomacy: A Game Changer for U.S.-Japan Relations
Date: Wednesday, June 20, 2018, 7:00-8:30 pm
Venue: Lecture Hall, IHJ
Lecturer: Robert Whiting (Journalist)

Past Programs/Eventsshow all

[Special Program]
Two Singular Voices: Barry Yourgrau and Kawakami Mieko in Conversation
[I-House Lecture] Mori Ôgai: A Life of Translation
[Delve into Japanese Culture @I-House]
Dashi and Umami in Japanese Cuisine
[I-House Lecture] China’s Populism in the Internet Era
[IHJ Artists’ Forum/Artist Talk]
Engaging Through the Threshold


Program Department
International House of Japan
5-11-16 Roppongi, Minato-ku, Tokyo 106-0032
TEL: 03-3470-3211 (Mon.-Fri., 9:00 am-5:00 pm)
FAX: 03-3470-3170