Posts Tagged ‘The Japan Society’

Netsuke: 100 Miniature Masterpieces From Japan

July 10, 2014 1 comment

A lecture by Noriko Tsuchiya and Max Rutherston, 3rd July 2014

NetsukeThe Japan Society in association with the British Museum hosted a joint lecture at the Swedenborg Society by Max Rutherston, an Asian Art dealer specialising in netsuke, and Noriko Tsuchiya, the author of the British Museum’s new publication, ‘Netsuke: 100 miniature masterpieces from Japan’, a selection from the museum’s 2,300 strong netsuke collection. Read more…

Japanese Whisky Tasting At Tsuru Restaurant London

April 16, 2012 4 comments

Tuesday 24 April 2012 6.30 for 7.00pm start

Tsuru Restaurant Bishopsgate Broadgate Plaza (off Primrose Street) London EC2M 3AF

£45 – booking essential Booking deadline – Thursday 19 April

This year, Tsuru will again host an exclusive tutored Japanese whisky tasting. After the success of last year’s event, Joel Harrison from Cask Strength has returned, this time with a special variety of rare and harder-to-find whiskies. Those attending will have the opportunity to taste five distinctive selections paired with special dishes prepared by Read more…