Events:

Enthronement procession will be postponed to November 10 due to the impact of Typhoon Hagibis. As of Octber 21, the typhoon has left 81 dead, 11 missing, and over 52,400 houses flooded. It triggered 432 landslides in 20 prefectures. The banks were broken in 135 places of 71 rivers.

Fall color is at peak in the Taisetsu Mountain Range, Hokkaido.

(September 11, 2019)

fall foliage forecast for 2019 (Japanese version only):

https://qnew-news.net/tour-town/momizi-news.html

https://s.n-kishou.co.jp/w/sp/koyo/koyo_top.html


fireworks festivals will also be held in October and November!

fireworks displays (Japanese version only):

https://sp.jorudan.co.jp/hanabi/

https://hanabi.walkerplus.com/

https://festival.eplus.jp/

https://travel.biglobe.ne.jp/family/event/k/k2_1.html

seasonal flowers:


Wednesday, September 18, 2019

The 66th Japan Traditional Kogei Exhibition Art Crafts

The 66th Japan Traditional Kogei Exhibition(日本伝統工芸展) is taking place at Mitsukoshi department store in Tokyo from September 18 to 30. The exhibition requires the applicants to create sophisticated design based on high degree of professional skill in Japanese traditional techniques.

Japan Traditional Kogei Exhibition:
https://www.nihonkogeikai.or.jp/exhibition (Japanese version only)


The Exhibition will travel through the following venues:

Mitsukoshi Nihonbashi Main Store, Tokyo
September 18-30, 2019
Mitsukoshi Nihonbashi Main Store:
https://www.mitsukoshi.mistore.jp/nihombashi.html


Mitsukoshi Nagoya Sakae Store, Nagoya City, Aichi Prefecture
October 2-7, 2019
Mitsukoshi Nagoya Sakae Store:
https://mitsukoshi.mistore.jp/store/nagoya/index.html


Takashimaya Kyoto Store, Kyoto Prefecture
October 9-14, 2019
Takashimaya Kyoto Store:
https://www.takashimaya.co.jp/kyoto/store_information/index.html


Ishikawa Prefectural Museum of Art, Kanazawa City, Ishikawa Prefecure
October 25-November 4, 2019
Ishikawa Prefectural Museum of Art:
http://www.ishibi.pref.ishikawa.jp/e_home/


Takashimaya Osaka Store, Osaka Prefecture
Novmber 6-11, 2019
Takashimaya Osaka Store:
https://www.takashimaya.co.jp/osaka/store_information/index.html


the Okayama Prefectural Museum of Art, Okayama City, Okayama Prefecture
November 14-December 1, 2019
The Okayama Prefectural Museum of Art:
http://okayama-kenbi.info/en/


Shimane Art Museum, Matsue City, Shimane Prefecture
December 4-25, 2019
Shimane Art Museum:
http://www.shimane-art-museum.jp/en/


the Kagawa Museum, Takamatsu City, Kagawa Prefecture
January 2-19, 2020
The Kagawa Museum:
http://www.pref.kagawa.lg.jp/kmuseum/foreign/


Mitsukoshi Sendai Store, Sendai City, Miyagi Prefecure
January 22-27, 2020
Mitsukoshi Sendai Store:
https://mitsukoshi.mistore.jp/store/sendai/index.html


Mitsukoshi Fukuoka Store, Fukuoka City, Fukuoka Prefecture
February 4-9, 2020
Mitsukoshi Fukuoka Store:
https://mitsukoshi.mistore.jp/store/fukuoka/index.html
 


Hiroshima Prefectural Art Museum, Hiroshima City, Hiroshima Prefecture
February 13-March 1, 2020
Hiroshima Prefectural Art Museum:
https://www.hpam.jp/museum/