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Third Thursday Lecture
Every Third Thursday of the month, the Sainsbury Institute hosts a lecture on a topic related to the art and culture of Japan. Talks begin at 6pm (50-minute lecture followed by refreshments).
Symposium Too Kawaii The Power of the Super Cute
Friday 9th March 2012, 11am - 4.30pm
Join leading experts from Japan and the UK to explore the global phenomena of kawaii or 'cute' at the Sainsbury Centre for Visual Arts.
Meet Your Manga Writer
Monday 5th March - Saturday 10th March 2012
During the exhibition Kingdom of Characters, manga writer Christina Plaka will join us for a series of related events.
First Year Anniversary of the Great Eastern Japan Earthquake and Tsunami Disaster
6th March 2012
Programme for the ceremony to be held at the Brunei Gallery, SOAS, University of London