Calendar of Commemorative Events of the 160th Anniversary

2024/5/23
JAPANESE FILM SCREENING TOUR: NEKO NINJA, BRAVE FATHER ONLINE – OUR STORY OF FINALY FANTASY XIV, THE PLACE PROMISED IN OUR EARLY DAYS
5,6, & 8 February​ 2024, 18:30
Japan Information and Cultural Center, Engestrasse 43, 3012 Bern

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LECTURE: YOSHINO WOOD - THE 500 YEARS TRADITION AND ITS FUTURE
22 February 2024, 18:00
University of Zurich, Asia-Orient Institute, Kleine Aula, RAA-G-01, Rämistrasse 59, 8001 Zurich

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LECTURE: CONNECTING JAPAN AND SWITZERLAND: VISITORS, OBJECTS AND COLLECTIONS
26 February​ 2024, 18:00
Japan Information and Cultural Center, Engestrasse 43, 3012 Bern

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SHORT SHORTS FILM FESTIVAL & ASIA IN BERN: 160TH ANNIVERSARY SPECIAL SCREENING
28 February – 1 March 2024, 18:00
Japan Information and Cultural Center, Engestrasse 43, 3012 Bern

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EXHIBITION: MADE IN JAPAN. COLOR WOODBLOCK PRINTS BY HIROSHIGE, KUNISADA AND HOKUSAI 
16 March 2024 – 21 July 2024​
Kunstmuseum Basel, St. Alban-Graben 8-16, 4010 Basel ​
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BUDO DEMONSTRATION: 160 RANDORI ET 160 MINUTES DE SUBURI
16 March 2024, 12:00

Dojo, Route de Saint Julien 198, 1228 Plan-les-Ouates 
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AIKIDO SEMINAR: AIKIDO-WOCHENENDE MIT SENSEI GÉRARD BLAIZE / 合気道国際練習会 
23 and 24 March 2024
Judo- u. Ju-Jutsu-Club Nidai, Guglerstrasse 6. 2560 Nidau

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DANCE PERFORMANCE: VIBRATING SKY
6 April 2024, 19:00 
Dynamo, Wasserwekstrasse 21, 8006 Zürich

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FESTIVE WEEK: VAC'À PÂQUES
8 April 2024 - 12 April 2024
Maison de Quartier de Saint-Jean, Chemin François-Furet 8, 1203 Genève

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LECTURE: JAPANESE AMBASSADOR SPEAKER'S EVENT
24 April 2024, 16:30
University of St. Gallen, Dufourstrasse 50, 9000 St. Gallen

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SPECIAL EXHIBITION: BILDER AUS TIEFSTEM HERZEN: EMOTION – ENERGIE – HINGABE
3 May 2024 – 21 June 2024
Japan Information and Cultural Center (JICC), Engestrasse 43, 3012 Bern
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PANEL DISCUSSION: DRIVERS OF ETHICAL CONSUMPTION IN SWITZERLAND AND JAPAN
8 May, 13:00–15:00, followed by a reception with various fair trade foods from Switzerland and Japan
Collegium Helveticum, Schmelzbergstrasse 25, 8006 Zürich

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CONCERT: TRIO AVEC PIANO
11 May 2024, 19:30
Église St. Laurent, Rue Saint-Laurent, 1003 Lausanne
12 May 2024, 17:30
Fondation Perceval, Rte de Lussy 45, 1162 Saint-Prex

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JAPANESE CUISINE: CUISINE DU MONDE
11 May 2024, 16:00 - 18:30
Salle communale des Délices, Route de Colovrex 20, 1218 le Grand-Saconnex

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LECTURE AND DEMONSTRATION: BILDER AUS TIEFSTEM HERZEN – TECHNIKEN IN DER JAPANISCHEN TUSCHMALEREI
15 May 2024, 18:00
Japan Information and Cultural Center (JICC), Engestrasse 43, 3012 Bern

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EXHIBITION: ECHOES OF INK by HIROSHI UETA
22 May 2024 – 24 June 2024
AlmaM, Cour du Cloître 22, 1323 Romainmôtier
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PUBLIC EVENING EVENT: REZEPTIONSWEGE SCHWEIZ-JAPAN UND JAPAN-SCHWEIZ
28 May 2024, 17:30
Vortrag von Prof. Dr. Yu Awatsuji «Die Rezeption des europäischen Rechts in Japan»
Universität Zürich, UB Recht (Bibliothek der RWF), Rämistrasse 74, 8001 Zürich
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EXHIBITION: "A PATH TO JAPAN" BY RIBAL MOLAEB
3 June 2024 – 5 June 2024
Altstadthalle, Unteraltstadt 14, 6300 Zug
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CONCERT: "VIOLIN & VIOLA CONCERT" BY RIBAL MOLAEB & TANJA SONC
5 June 2024, 18:30
Altstadthalle, Unteraltstadt 14, 6300 Zug
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IKEBANA: KADO IKEBANA EXPO - IKEBANA INTERNATIONAL
8 and 9 June 2024, 19:00 - 21:00 and 09:00 - 16:00
Zentrum Artos, Alpenstrasse 45, 3800 Interlaken
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CIRCUS: YOAH
14 JUNE 2024, 19:00 
Théâtre du Léman, Quai du Mont-Blanc 19, 1201 Genéve
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CONCERT: MUSIQUE ET VIN
16 JUNE 2024, 16:30 
Aarbergerhus Ligerz, Hauptstrasse 19, 2514 Ligerz
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INDEPENDENT ARTISTS MARKET: KRÉASIA
7 and 8 September 2024

Rue des Petits Epineys 7, 1920 Martigny
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IKEBANA: IKEBANA VORFÜHRUNG VON KEIHO HIHARA, MISHO SCHULE
13 September 2024, 18:30
Paulus Kulturkirche, Steinenring 20, 4051 Basel
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IKEBANA: ANNIVERSARY EXHIBITION AND DEMONSTRATION: 25 YEARS OF IKENOBO IKEBANA SWISS CENTRAL CHAPTER - 55 YEARS OF IKENOBO IKEBANA IN SWITZERLAND
19 and 20 October 2024, 11:00 – 17:00
Budoschule Luzern, Sternmatt 6, 6010 Kriens
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