2019年8月

Lights On at Shimogamo Shrine with teamLab

  Digitized Forest at the World Heritage Site of Shimogamo Shrine by teamLab   Three time’s a charm they say and this August marks the return of teamLab at the World Heritage Site of Shimogamo Shrine. “Digitized Nature” is this year’s concept which turns nature into art without harming it. By using non-material digital technologies, such as sensors, networks, […]

Antiquarian Book Fair 2019

Antiquarian Book Fair 2019 A book fair outside in this heat doesn’t sound very inviting, but the big trees of Tadasu no Mori at Shimogamo Jinja will give you plenty of shade to enjoy a book fair even in August ! Most of the books are in Japanese, but you are also able to find old photographs, […]

Gojozaka Pottery Festival 2019

A trip to Kyoto is never complete without checking the famous potteries of the ancient capital of Japan. Since the famous Kiyomizu-yaki porcelain is so popular throughout Japan, every August visitors and pottery lovers have the opportunity to participate in the summer tradition of Gojozaka Pottery Festival. If you are in Kyoto during the Obon Festival […]