The Japan Foundation, Manila, in partnership with Ayala Museum, is proud to present the traveling exhibition Earth Manual Project on the third floor gallery of Ayala Museum from November 8 to December 7, 2014. An initiative of KIITO (Design and Creative Center Kobe), Earth Manual Project encourages a country of frequent natural disasters, such as the Philippines, to also become a country of excellent disaster preparedness. The exhibition’s maiden run happened last year in Kobe, Japan, wherein 23 projects from different Asian countries showcased activities centered on disaster...
Ayala Museum presents
Midnight Museum 31 October 2014 | 8:00PM - 12:00MN
Regular Admission: P500 | Members P450
with Makoto Shinkai film showing from Japan Foundation Manila; "Apparition" performance tour by Sipat Lawin Ensemble; Carte Blanche after party by Museum Cafe supported by Avida Towers Asten official media partner Young Star For tickets and reservation call 759-8288 or email email@example.com
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“Media/Art Kitchen – Reality Distortion Field”, a unique project combined exhibition, lab and workshop of media arts from Japan and ASEAN which was held by the Japan Foundation in Jakarta, Kuala Lumpur, Manila and Bangkok from 2013 to early 2014, is now traveling to Japan. As part of a year-long celebration of the 40th year of ASEAN-Japan Friendship and Cooperation, the project was conceptualized and developed by 13 curators from Japan, Indonesia, Malaysia, Philippines, Thailand, Singapore and Vietnam, and a total of 71 artists have participated. To conclude...
The resilience of Japanese infrastructure was foremost in many minds when the great quake of March 2011 hit the Land of the Rising Sun. Towns were not only devastated by tsunami, the catastrophic loss of life, and the damage to property -- especially in the Tohoku region – scarred the country’s landscape like a massive wound made by a magnitude 9 blade. Far from broken, the Japanese spirit of durability and perseverance triumphed even beyond the necessity of more than 53,000 temporary housing shelters for the displaced. Amid...