Wa — A Celebration of Japanese Art & Culture

Prepare and sample delicious traditional Japanese food and drinks, craft intricate origami, enjoy live classical and seasonally themed music, or use the delicate art of calligraphy to create traditional New Year's postcards.

With something for everyone and events organised throughout the winter, be sure to join Kiyoe Gallery & AYA Niseko for Wa - A Celebration of Japanese Art and Culture!

Exhibition Parties

December 9th, 28th | January 15th | February 4th, 27th | March 18th
13:00 - Kiyoe Gallery (AYA Niseko 2F)

Japanese Soul Food Cooking Sampling & Experience

January 5th, 7th,  9th | February 10th, 12th, 14th | March 1st, 3rd, 5th
14:00 - 15:00 - Green tea & wagashi (Japanese sweets)
15:00 - 16:00 - Original norimaki (Includes vegetarian menu)

January 6th, 8th, 10th | February 11th, 13, 15th | March 2nd, 4th, 6th
14:00 - 15:00 - Green team & wagashi (Japanese sweets)
15:00 - 16:00 - Original Miso

3,000 JPY per person | Children welcome

Wa-shi Craft Workshops

January 11th, 12th | February 16th, 17th
14:00 - 16:00 - Chigiri-e & origami
1,000 JPY per person | Children under 8 to be accompanied by an adult

Live Music

December 30th
16:00 - 17:00 - Japanese Music, Disney songs, Christmas Medley, and more (Violin, Piano, Vocals)

January 15th - 17th
16:00 - 17:00 - Haru no Umi, Sakura Sakura, Kagaribi & more (Violin, Koto)

Free admission | Children welcome

Calligraphy Workshops

January 13th
14:00 - 16:00 - New Year’s postcards & more (Kanji, nenga-jo)

1,500 per person | Children under 8 to be accompanied by an adult

Find out more
Kiyoe Gallery

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