Australian Embassy
Tokyo
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“Ken + Julia Yonetani: That is why I want to be saved” exhibition to be held at the new Kadokawa Culture Museum

6 November 2020-7 March 2021
Tokorozawa, Saitama (Kadokawa Culture Museum)

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The Last Supper, 2014   ©️Ken + Julia Yonetani Courtesy of the Artists and Mizuma Art Gallery

Ken + Julia Yonetani

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Online book launch event of Arnold Zable's "Cafe Scheherazade" published in Japan

31 October 2020
Online event

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Arnold Zable

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David Milroy's "Windmill Baby" presented in Japanese by theatre company Amayadori

15-24 October 2020
Theatre Fushikaden (Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo)

15 October 19:30
17 October 11:00
20 October 15:00
21 October 20:00
24 October 20:00

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David Milroy

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<Connecting Australia and Kochi> Online workshop by Gravity & Other Myths 

11 October 2020
The Museum of Art, Kochi (Kochi city, Kochi) and online

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Gravity and Other Myths - Workshop with Children

Gravity & Other Myths

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Australian Aboriginal works to be displayed at the Special Exhbition "Treasures of Indigenous Peoples" at the National Museum of Ethnology

1 October - 15 December 2020
National Museum of Ethnology (Suita-city, Osaka)

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アクリル点描画 Janet Herbert 作(オーストラリア アボリジニ)国立民族学博物館蔵

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Online screening of Australian film "Hearts and Bones" at SKIP CITY INTERNATIONAL D-Cinema FESTIVAL 2020

26 September - 4 October 2020
Online

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©2019 Hearts and Bones Films Pty Ltd, Spectrum Films Pty Ltd, Lemac Films (Australia) Pty Ltd, Create NSW and Screen Australia

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Australian films at the Short Shorts Film Festival & Asia

16-27 September 2020
Shibuya-ku,Tokyo and online screening

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"Guppy" by Charles Richardson

 

"Mission Control" by Benny Goldman

 

"Removals" by Greta Nash

 

"A Low Hum" by Scott Otto Anderson (on-line screening from 9 September)

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Australian documentary film "Descent into the Maelstrom – The Radio Birdman Story" in Japanese theatres

13 September - 7 October 2020
Cinemart Shinjuku (Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo) and Cinemat Shinsaibashi (Chuo-ku, Osaka)

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Radio Birdman

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Ken + Julia YONETANI "Dysbiotica: The Age of Imbalance"

28 August - 26 September 2020
Mizuma Art Gallery (Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo)

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Ken + Julia Yonetani
Dysbiotica
2020
Porcelain clay, FRP
©️Ken+ Julia Yonetani, Courtesy of the artists and Mizuma Art Gallery

Ken + Julia YONETANI

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Australian Artist Shaun Tan’s solo show “Welcome to Nowhere”

27 June - 30 Aug 2020
Azumino Chihiro Museum in Matsukawa Village, Nagano Pref.

5 September - 18 October 2020

SOGO Museum (Yokohama, Kanagawa)


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Film "Bouyancy" by Rodd Rathjen release in Japan

7 August 2020-
Theatres in Japan

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© 2019 Causeway Films HQ Pty Ltd, Filmfest Filmfest Limited and Screen Australia. All rights reserved.

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Film "Small Island Big Song" by Tim Cole release in Japan

1 August 2020-
Theatres in Japan and online screening

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Australian film "Ride Like a Girl" release in Japan

17 July 2020-
Theatres in Japan

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Film "The Invisible Man" by Australian Director Leigh Whannell, release in Japan

10 July 2020-
Theatres in Japan

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©2020 Universal Studios

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Australian artists -Tina HAVELOCK STEVENS, Elena KNOX, Make or Break (Rebecca GALLO & Connie ANTHES) and Robert Andrew - to participate in the Yokohama Triennale 2020

17 July - 11 October 2020
Yokohama, Kanagawa

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Tina HAVELOCK STEVENS
Ghost Class (still), 2015
©Tina Havelock Stevens, Courtesy of Tina Havelock Stevens 
Photo by Oscar Sanabria

 

 

Elena KNOX
Installation view of Volcana Brainstorm, 2019

 

 

Make or Break (Rebecca GALLO & Connie ANTHES)
Unveilings, 2018
©Make or Break, Courtesy of the Artist
Photo by Zan Wimberley

 

 Robert ANDREW
A Connective Reveal Language, 2019
© Robert Andrew, Courtesy of the artist and Milani Gallery, Brisbane
Photo by AGNSW, Diana Panuccio

 

Tina HAVELOCK STEVENS
Elena KNOX
Make or Break (Rebecca GALLO & Connie ANTHES)
Robert Andrew
 

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Dale Harding and Tom Nicholson to exhibit at the Museum of Contemporary Art Tokyo "Things Entangling" exhibition

9 June 2020 - 27 September 2020
Museum of Contemporary Art Tokyo (Koto-ku, Tokyo)

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Credits

(left) Dale Harding and Jordan Upkett, Know them in correct judgment 2017/2019, book,cyprus pine, ochre, rosewood. Installation view: Current Iterations, Institute of Modern Art, Brisbane. Photography: Carl Warner. Courtesy of the artist and Milani Gallery,Brisbane.
(right) Tom Nicholson, Installation view, Comparative Monument(Shellal), Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, Collection: Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney

Dale Harding 
Tom Nicholson

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Film "Vox Lux" whose songs were written by SIA from Australia in Japanese theatres

5 June 2020 - 
Theatres in Japan

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Credits
『ポップスター』
全国公開中
配給:ギャガ
Motion Picture c2018 Vox Lux Film Holdings, LLC. All Rights Reserved

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Jennifer Kent's "The Nightingale" release in Japan

20 March 2020 -
Theatres in Japan

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Film "Gringo" by Australian director, Nash Edgerton in Japanese theatres

7 February 2020-
Theatres in Japan

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Credits

『グリンゴ/最強の悪運男』
 全国公開中
キノフィルムズ
©2018 STX FINANCING, LLC. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED
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Australian film "Spirits of the Air - Gremlins of the Clouds" re-released in Japan

8 February 2020-
Theatres in Japan

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Australia-related books recently published 

 

Japanese publication of "Wolf on the Fold"

September 2019-

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Japanese publication of "Hattie Helps Out"

July 2019-

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"Reflections: Australian Artists Living in Tokyo"

May 2019 -
Available from Balboa Press

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Japanese publication of "CALEB'S CROSSING" by Australian-born author Geraldine Brooks

December 2018-

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"Other Minds - The Octopus, the Sea, and the Deep Origins of Consciousness"

November 2018-

Author: Peter Godfrey-Smith
Translator: Dai Natsume
Publisher: Misuzu Shobo Publishing

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"This House of Grief - The Story of A Murder Trial"

November 2018-

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"Hope, Refugees and their Supporters in Australia since 1947 -"

September 2018-

Hope Refugees and their Supporters in Australia since 1947 Anne-Mari Jordens Megumi Kato

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"Treasure hunting with Grandpa - The Boys from Durimbil -"

January 2018-

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Community as Method: Policies for Indigenous Peoples, Asylum Seekers and Immigrants under the Australian Government

October 2017-

by Professor Yoshikazu Shiobara

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"The Lake House" by Kate Morton published in Japanese

31 August 2017

  

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http://www.tsogen.co.jp/np/isbn/9784488010713
http://www.tsogen.co.jp/np/isbn/9784488010720

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Publication in Japanese : "Australian Indigenous People and Performance"

July 2017

Professor Keiji Sawada, Ph.D. of Faculty of Law, Waseda University

Published by University of Tokyo Press

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Publication in Japanese: “Party Politics in Australia”

30 June 2017 

Dr Yoshinobu Suyama

Published by Keisuisha

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"The Forgotten Garden" by Kate Morton published in Japanese

26 May 2017

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http://www.tsogen.co.jp/np/isbn/9784488202057
http://www.tsogen.co.jp/np/isbn/9784488202064

 

Kate Morton

 

Masterpieces of Contemporary Australian Literature Series 5th book “That Deadman Dance” by Kim Scott in Japanese published

May 2017-

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deadman

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