Dutch photographer Maan Limburg had the exhibition opening for the book launching of her photobook The Lost World.
JACCU is delighted to announce a collaboration with the Ohara Chapter Nederland for an ikebana demonstration and workshop in Utrecht in June!
The Japanese artist Mika Horie made her way to the Dutch art scene with cyanotype photographs that connect tradition and sustainability.
De Bibliotheek Utrecht organised the Manga and Japanese Culture Week in the Neude library. JACCU was one of the co-organisers.
Hou je van haiku en vind je het leuk om samen te schrijven en je werk te delen? Dan ben je van harte welkom bij de haikukern in Utrecht elke derde donderdag van de maand.
JACCU stands for Japanese Arts & Culture Centre of Utrecht and it’s a community for Japanese art and culture enthusiasts to share and gain knowledge and experience.
Louis Vitalis is a well known budō teacher in the Netherlands and one of the language teachers of JACCU. After returning from Japan in 1982…
JACCU is delighted to announce our collaboration with Haiku Kring Nederland to start a Haiku group in Utrecht.
Jeannette Stakenburg, Dutch food expert, explains Umami, the 5th taste, and gives tips on procuring the flavour from natural sources.
Niek Span is one of the language teachers of JACCU. Niek has developed a deep interest in languages ever since he was a child…
Shokudo, a new traditional Japanese restaurant together with a mini shop just opened near the city centre of Utrecht. Try it out!
Hiroko Matsushita is a Japanese artist, living in the Netherlands. As a female artist from Japan where gender equality issues still persist…
Jeannette Stakenburg, a food expert shares her story of discovering Yakitori (Japanese skewered chicken) during her visit to Japan.
Hiroko Matsushita is a Japanese artist, living in the Netherlands. She joined JACCU to make a cultural bridge between Japan and the Netherlands through the field of art and design.
Free taiko trial lessons on the 12th of September (Sunday) is happening at the House of Circle’s Dojo in Montfoort.
The Kanji Course with Jim Gubbels will start on the 5th of October and it will last for 8 weeks on Thursday evenings.
Tokyo-based digital art collective teamLab is set to open a permanent exhibition for its popular immersive light Installations in Utrecht, the Netherlands in 2024.
A group with a rich history in percussion and taiko would like to ask support from around the world for their livestream performance in March of 2022.
Jeannette Stakenburg, a food expert shares her story of discovering Tamagodashimaki (Japanese Omelet) during her visit to Narita, Japan.
From the 23rd of July, Shibaura House in Tokyo will turn into NL House, thanks to a …
Kaho Koda, a Japanese writer, theater maker, producer, and an associated artist of JACCU, tells about her podcast show Controversial Japan.
STANDING ON A MIRACULOUS FIELD, a brand new digital storytelling show from Terra Storyteller, 21 – 31 July – Online in Fringe Toronto
On the 6th of July 2021, Stichting Japanese Art & Culture Centre of Utrecht was officially established. Thank you for your support!
Hanae Sasaoka is a visual artist from Amstelveen. She is a team member of JACCU as Artistic Committee and a Japanese language teacher.
Jim Gubbels is one of the founding members of JACCU. He is connecting people with the organisation and teaching Japanese language in JACCU.
Yoshi is part of the JACCU team as a PR Consultant and a language teacher. He is passionate about connecting people through JACCU.
We introduce the artwork of Japanologist and artist, Philo Ouweleen. She writes about her Artists in Residence Project in Japan in 2019.
Japanese chef Taka will share a collection of authentic Japanese vegan, vegetarian, and pescatarian recipes that everyone will love!
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Follow Réka’s Tales in Tokyo, to find out about hidden jams in Japan. She will share her first impression of The City of Lights…
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