Summer evening, 1,000 dance Kumamoto "Yamaga Toro Festival"
"1,000 garden lantern dances" of "Yamaga Toro (yamagatourou) festival" said having been continued since the Muromachi era approximately 600 years ago were night of 16th, Yamaga-shi, Kumamoto. We wavered light of gold garden lantern made of golden Washi Paper which we picked up on head when approximately 1,000 women put together for tune of folk song "yoheho clauses" and danced.
Experience-based classroom made with kagura performer
Experience classroom to make traditional arts to come to the western part of prefecture, mask of "Iwami noh dance" was Hamada-shi and was opened.
Group of local young artists planned this experience-based classroom to have you be interested in traditional arts of native district. Old Kida Elementary School of Asahicho, Hamada-shi closed down five years ago was used for venue, and families who went home in total gathered in the Bon Festival.
Craftsman engaged in the making of aspect of "Iwami noh dance" in the city for 40 years acted as the part of lecturer, and participants challenged production of aspect for decoration which was smaller than thing used by real noh dance.
What is made with Washi Paper, Sekishu Washi of having spare time to reach hometown not wood carving which is generally used by other local noh dances features aspect of Iwami noh dance.
The making of sum umbrella, Traditional Craft temporary exhibition of giki*shirekihaku of impression
Tradition industrial art object which represented Gifu, production demonstration of sum umbrella were performed in city history Museum of Omiyacho, Gifu-shi and touched thought of craftsman who tied the skill and tradition that visitors boasted of to the world.
Temporary exhibition held until September 9 was part of "Traditional Craft and the skill of Aya - Gifu of molding Washi Paper of bamboo which the Nagara River brought up" and planned.
Friendship umbrella which was daily necessities once. Demand decreases with change of lifestyle, and craftsmen in the city that there was decrease by approximately 2,000 to approximately 30 people for the Taisho era period.
Demonstration is master of tension of maruto Fujisawa store, and Tomio Tanaka = Mizuho-shi = of craftsman of sum umbrella, polygonum filiforme studio light rabbit (Kanazawa-shi) puts Washi Paper on the rib made of bamboo with seaweed, and craftsman Yamada hiromisan = Kanazawa-shi = of light rabbit shows work to be enlarged, and to decorate colorful thread to inside bone of umbrella. Tanaka it "is happy to inherit local tradition. We know structure of sum umbrella and say, we have you feel charm.
Ton da molding? It is ten thousand old roast exhibition in Mie, Yokkaichi where pig-shaped smudge makers which "are art" form a line
"Pig-shaped smudge maker exhibition that put coloring and decoration for traditional industrial art object of Yokkaichi-shi, Mie, pig-shaped smudge maker of ten thousand old roast which is art" is "jibasan three folds" of city Yasujima and is opened. Unique works decorated for free idea form a line and please visitors. Until September 2.
Executive committee which graphic designer of the city, Chiaki Mori and others make is held from 2000 to heap up ten thousand old roast. 37 points full of humor including work "heriko pork" which touched work and propeller which changed color as we picked up pig-shaped smudge maker on the cabbage which we served in plate this time, and having hung sauce, and did were put.
Ballot box is installed in venue and commends popular higher 3 work.
It is lion dance costarring society by "we deny international tree sculpture camping" of next summer
Of next August when domestic and foreign wooden sculpture writers produce Nanto-shi publicly "deny; put together in international tree sculpture camp", and open lion dance costarring fair in Inami area. We reported in open lion dance information exchange society in Nanto-shi government office castle edge Government building on 8th.
We appeal as traditional culture to represent Nanto, and it is aimed at connecting with will improvement of leading figure. Because most of humped-head goldfishs are made by Inami engraver, we make use for tree sculpture camping and linkage, overall heaping up.
We hold Inami annex Zuisen-ji Temple in main venue on 31st just after "tree sculpture camping" of 18-30 days in next August. We tie to pulling in customers to camping work exhibition to begin on this day. We assume appearance of 6-8 group.
We display humped-head goldfish and clothes as allied event in studios along Youkamachi Street of Zuisen-ji Temple door front from all over the tree sculpture camping period.
Toy exhibition of Meiji
Loan Object Exhibition which collected toys of the Meiji era including menko which locomotive and officer of tin plate were drawn is Tottori-shi and is opened.
This merges so that "child building" of Tottori-shi consists of the Meiji Restoration for 150 years in this year, and more than 50 points of toys are gathered in difference, venue.
Of these, spring-type steam locomotive is made of precious tin plate and receives what railroad opened for the first time between Shimbashi, Yokohama in Japan in 1872, and it is that we attracted attention in those days.
In addition, officers who played an active part in Russo-Japanese War are drawn on basic toy, menko, and social state in those days when we raise "measure to enrich and strengthen a country" and aimed at the modernization is projected.
In addition, teapot or teacup of miniature made with piece and earthenware of shogi of Imari ceramic ware are displayed.
"We felt that mother in her 40s who came in parent and child was made from toy of Showa carefully. We could learn background in the times at the time and said, it was very good.
This Loan Object Exhibition is cut open with "child building" of Tottori-shi until October 14, this year.
It is charm 180 points Sabae, manabeno building in the Hiroko Koshino development curtain world
Loan Object Exhibition "world of COLORS art and fashion" (the Fukui Shimbunsha cosponsorship) to show fashion designer who played an active part in the world, sensitivity of Hiroko Koshino began with Sabae-shi, Fukui manabeno building on August 5. In addition to art such as fashion or picture of main profession, design works of Koshino who did collaboration with local industry of Sabae including glasses and Laquer Ware, and was brought about lined up and soaked ourselves in the world that visitors were novel, and was original. Until September 9.
In addition, zone that introduced products which performed local industry and collaboration of Sabae was established. There were work that Koshino made gold and silver coloring on Echizen Shikki and glasses maker "Aoyama glasses" in the city and glasses which we produced jointly and person who visited stopped foot and watched. Kumiko Kamaiwa = Fukui-shi = which came with friend said, "we were impressed only by novel design which did not let you feel age".
From 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Monday closing except 6th. Viewing charges are 100 yen for adults, child 50 yen. Inquiry is hall = telephone 0778 (51) 5999.
seto City Aizumisato that does well
On 5th, it was opened in Sedomachi street of Hongo, Aizumisato-machi district, and Aizu Hongo Yaki topping and city proud of traditions more than 400 years were full of a large number of shoppers and others before the sunrise.
Sponsorship of practice committee. We made center of Hongo area vehicle-free promenade between approximately 500 meters of wards of Sedomachi Street that ran the north and south, and stalls such as pottery and industrial art object, food inside and outside the prefecture lined up including Aizu Hongo Yaki a lot.
A large number of visitors flocked soon after the start of 4:00 a.m. because we sold bowl, plate, teacup, various grilled dish including chopstick rest at a bargain price than usual and were looking for favorite article to one hand by flashlight.
Vegetables of saliva, sale of flower did well popular nagashi somen, JA Aizu last year, too.
18 writers of the Hokuriku's first held prefecture use masking tape, and "mt school" displays work
In "harumoni Kanazawa" of Kanazawa-shi center, Tatemachi mall (Tatemachi, Kanazawa-shi), "mt school Ishikawa lesson" is held.
Masking tape brand that "duck well processed paper" (Kurashiki-shi, Okayama) produces mt and sells. Colorful color and abundant pattern become popular led by young woman. mt school prepares for programs that can experience pleasure to make in sale and mt of mt of local handle visiting the whole country in summer under the theme of "we go to meet mt fan" every year from 2011. This time becomes naive, and holding in the Hokuriku district is held in Ishikawa next to Toyama classroom of last month for 12 days and plans Fukui lesson afterwards.
Holding time is from 9:00 to 17:00. Monday fixed closing day. Until 14th. Inquiry to "mt school Ishikawa classroom" (TEL 070-5634-7875).
We publicize Japanese traditional industrial art object in Haneda Airport terminal
Event to publicize traditional industrial art object of Tokyo is performed in Haneda Airport to have many foreigners know culture to reach Tokyo for Tokyo Olympics Paralympics holding of 2020.
By event that Tokyo holds in international terminal of Haneda Airport, 13 items are displayed among tradition industrial art objects which the capital appointed.
Of these, "Edo Kiriko" adjusts glass with color to transparent glass having been continued since 1834 and gorgeous design carves finely and is crowded.
In addition, "Edo Kimekomi Ningyo" to push cloth into narrow groove which we carved on the body, and to make brings about natural appearance wearing clothes with feel of a material.
We watched industrial art object while foreigners who came reading introduction sentence written in English, and receiving explanation from the staff of interpreter.
35-year-old American man who visited Tokyo by sightseeing "was traditional, and was "Kool" very beautifully. We said, we were impressed by Japanese culture.
Satoshi Nagai, assistant section manager of Tokyo management support section told, "we want to publicize at airports which foreigner would visit in future as it was the best opportunity to have you know Tokyo abroad in 2020".
This event is carried out until 6:00 p.m. on the fifth of this month.