Japanese Art and Culture

With a his­to­ry that spans about 30,000 years, Japan has devel­oped a com­plex and unique cul­ture. Dis­cov­er the ethos of har­mo­ny and ele­gance in Japan­ese cul­ture through explor­ing cal­lig­ra­phy, origa­mi, and ike­bana — the Japan­ese art of flower arrange­ment. Become famil­iar with the struc­ture and intri­ca­cies of the Japan­ese tea cer­e­mo­ny, includ­ing the pre­scribed ges­tures and phras­es expect­ed of guests and the prop­er way to make tea. Whether you are plan­ning a trip to Japan or you are curi­ous about this rich cul­ture, expe­ri­ence the beau­ty of Japan­ese tra­di­tion­al art and culture.
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