Tatsuo Takayama flower in your hand exhibition at Kadcul Edit and Art Gallery May June July 2024

Information for the “Tatsuo Takayama: Every Universe a Flower in Your Hand” exhibition at the Edit and Art Gallery in the Kadokawa Musashino Museum¹, in Tokorozawa Sakura Town, in winter 2024. This is the second ‘volume’ of Tatsuo exhibitions. The first installment “Tatsuo Takayama: the Universe in the Palm ofRead More →

Kawagoe City Art Museum

The Kawagoe City Art Museum is located on the former site of Kawagoe Castle, close to Honmaru Goten. Miyoshino Shrine and Hatsukari park are also nearby. Moreover, it is attached to the Kawagoe City Museum. It is housed in a building that was modelled the merchant houses that Kawagoe isRead More →

Kadokawa Culture Museum Tokorozawa

A floor by floor guide of the Kadokawa Musashino Museum, also known as the Kadokawa Culture Museum or Kadcul for short. Tokorozawa City, Saitama Prefecture. The Kadokawa Musashino Museum is a fusion of museum, art gallery, culture and library. It opened on August 1st 2020. The museum is from oneRead More →

cherry blossoms and rapeseed nanohana and sakura at Sakitama Gyoda

Cherry blossoms and Higanbana at the unique Sakitama Kofun Park, one of Saitama’s famous cherry blossom viewing spots in Gyoda City. While renowned within Saitama as a sakura viewing spot, the cherry blossoms are not that eminent outside of Saitama. Moreover, the spot is not yet known for its spiderRead More →

tokorozawa sakura town opening in July 2020 insaitama

A succinct guide of Tokorozawa Sakura Town, Japan’s newest and coolest pop culture town. Sakura Town Shin Tokorozawa is part of the Cool Japan Forest Project, an initiative between Kadokawa Corporation and Tokorozawa city. It is located in Saitama Prefecture, very close to Tokyo. The development includes a library museumRead More →

Yoshida folk house saitama's oldest home in Ogawa machi Saitama japan

Yoshida Folk House in Ogawa town, Saitama. Yoshida Folk house has a very different atmosphere to any of the other folk / period houses I have personally visited in the past. I expected something like Toyama Memorial Museum with several rooms and a stunning garden in traditional Japanese style. However,Read More →