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Art & Power: From Pharaohs to Daimyōs

Art has always been used as means to display and maintain power. Portraits of powerful figures was sought to reinforce authority of the depicted, and was also commonly used as valuable gifts. Paintings by famous artists also played a significant role in…

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National Day of China

On the morning of October 1, 1949, on the stones of Tiananmen Square, Mao Zedong announced the creation of the People’s Republic of China. Since then, Chinese citizens have enjoyed a “Golden Week” of celebrations from the day. To mark…

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China Festival

Summer may be winding down but Yoyogi Park’s lineup of international festivals isn’t, with China Festival 2019 promising to deliver the largest cultural exchange festival between the two countries in Japan. China Festival showcases the rich cultural milieu of the…

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