Latest News for: Yokohama art


Rookie director’s short film lauded at Cannes to be screened in April

Asahi News 13 Mar 2021
Kawazoe, born in Yokohama in 1989, attended Tama Art University to learn filmmaking ... She is currently enrolled at the Graduate School of Film and New Media at Tokyo University of the Arts and studying under director Kiyoshi Kurosawa. Kawazoe produced "Humongous!" as a practice project for her master's course ... .

Scotland must evolve from being one-off performers to genuine contenders

The Observer 12 Mar 2021
Scotland have a more refined attacking game than Ireland and have hardened up at forward since the one-sided World Cup match between the sides in Yokohama in 2019, but one significant difference remains. Ireland have a core of players versed in the art of winning when they are ...

Out of Our Past

Statesville Record & Landmark 22 Feb 2021
Fifty years ago.. Record & Landmark,. Feb. 22-27, 1971. NIHS Future Farmers of America. “A roadside clean-up campaign will be launched by taking the 400 members out to pick up trash along Jennings Road ... Photo ... MHS 61 NIHS 55 ... Feb ... Oakley and Robert Jenkins ART 2/c were schedule to arrive last week on the West Coast. Oakley left Yokohama on February 6 ... .

Athlete career change stories inspiring people to take the leap

Kyodo 28 Dec 2020
Supplied photo shows Takamasa Abiko in action for YSCC Yokohama on Dec. 20, 2020 in Yokohama ... Abiko is now starting yet another career as a martial arts fighter and said he would aim to get onto a New Year's Eve fight card with RIZIN, a successor to Japanese mixed martial arts promotion company PRIDE, at Saitama Super Arena next year.

A Festival of New Asian Art, Seeking a Direction

Brattleboro Reformer 19 Nov 2020
(Art Review). You could find reasons for both enthusiasm and skepticism when Asia Society announced last year that it would present a triennial of contemporary art, centered on art from what the organizers called “Asia and the world.” ... There are now more than 300 biennial and triennial exhibitions of contemporary art worldwide.

Japan to keep event attendance cap until Feb. amid COVID-19 surge

Kyodo 12 Nov 2020
Fans watch a baseball game between the DeNA BayStars and the Hanshin Tigers at Yokohama Stadium on Nov ... It has also conducted tests at baseball stadiums in Tokyo and Yokohama using state-of-the-art cameras to study the effect of the three Cs -- closed spaces, crowded and close-contact settings.

Kochi Biennale 2020 on track for December opening despite pandemic

The Siasat Daily 13 Sep 2020
Learning from other art institutions, museums, and biennales that have managed to open doors during the pandemic, including the Yokohama Triennale, RIBOCA2, Manifesta 13, the Berlin Biennale, the artist says that they are aware that the international attendance for this edition will be relatively thin.

Anita Dube and resistance, everyday

The Siasat Daily 02 Sep 2020
Stressing that she doesn’t consider herself an overly productive artist, Dube, who has exhibited at the Kiasma Museum of Contemporary Art (Helsinki), the Yokohama Triennale, the VII Havana Biennale, the Stephen Lawrence Gallery (London), does admit that not being able to ...

Raqs Media Collective: ‘We have been questioning the boundaries of knowledge and art’

Indian Express 23 Aug 2020
The Yokohama Triennale is one of the first major art events to take place after a spate of cancellations due to the Covid-19 pandemic. In the curatorial note you mention how “Afterglow” (the title) “lights up an awareness of what it means to keep making art in the twenty-first century”.

A search for the essence of dance — and life

Taipei Times 05 Aug 2020
Thai dancer/choreographer Pichet Klunchun is back in town for two performances at the Taipei Arts Festival with a show that he had been working on for almost two decades ... Arts Festival ... 60, which had its world premiere in Japan at TPAM (Performing Arts Meeting in Yokohama) on Feb.

Coronavirus outbreak latest: July 18, 2020

Kyodo 18 Jul 2020
Here are the latest updates from Japan and beyond on the coronavirus outbreak. The Yokohama Triennale art festival opens at Yokohama Museum of Art and two other venues in the eastern Japanese city on July 17, 2020, with measures taken to prevent the spread of the novel coronavirus. (Kyodo) ... Japan and beyond. Week in Photos - July 11-17 ... to 5 p.m ... ....

WWII Army veteran celebrates 102nd birthday with drive-by parade

Newsner 01 Jun 2020
A World War II veteran and alumni of the Honor Flight Bluegrass, Art Raderer, celebrated his 102nd birthday recently ... Fortunately, the war ended before he was called into combat, but Art served as part of the Allied occupation of Japan after the war, stationed near Yokohama.

Fresh Del Monte Produce Opens New Fresh Cut Plant in Yokohama

Capital Press 22 May 2020
TOKYO--(BUSINESS WIRE) — May 22, 2020 — Fresh Del Monte Produce announced today that its subsidiary Fresh Del Monte Japan Co., Ltd officially began operations in its newly completed plant in Yokohama, Japan ... Our plant in Yokohama will maximize our wide range of products, driving growth and innovation in our fresh-cut segment.”.

Public Records

The Woodford Sun 07 May 2020
District Court There was no court held the week of April 27 ... On April 25 at 10.37 p.m., a Mercury Sable driven by Paige E ... 60 ... Laura A ... Fire Reports City On May 1, firefighters responded to an alarm involving a malfunctioning sprinkler at Yokohama. On May 3, they responded to an electrical burning smell at the Falling Springs Arts and Recreation Center.

When Your Home is a Japanese Internet Cafe, But the Coronavirus Pandemic Forces You Out

Yahoo Daily News 05 May 2020
Odd jobs on construction sites used to earn Takahashi enough money to pay for a private booth each night at one of Tokyo's internet cafes ... Dream of better life ... South of Tokyo in Yokohama city, officials have converted a martial arts hall into a shelter with small, private cubicles that have drapes to give privacy and respect social distancing rules.