• Third Thursday Lectures
    21 May 2015
    Third Thursday Lecture

    The Crystallisation of Kyōgen, Japan’s Classical Comedy: Refinement or Loss of Vigour

    Noel Pinnington


  • Edo publishing workshop
    Call for Applications

    Tokyo Summer Programme

    University of Tokyo

    Call for applications for undergraduate students interested in studying Japanese archaeology and heritage over two-weeks in Tokyo and Hokkaido.

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  • Publications

    New Publications

    Recent books by Sir Hugh Cortazzi,
    Richard Pearson, Nancy Broadbent Casserley, John Szostak, and others

    The Sainsbury Institute actively promotes the publication of research findings developed through our fellowship programme, co-organized exhibitions and other scholarly activities.

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    Film Screening

    Tikotin – A Life Devoted to Japanese Art

    6 January 2015

    Enjoy ‘Tikotin – A Life Devoted to Japanese Art’ with an introduction by Felix Tikotin’s grandson, Jaron Borensztajn.

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    23 February 2015

    Friends Event

    Ainu Art and Archaeology

    Discover the distinctive culture of Ainu and its people from Japan’s northern island, Hokkaido

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    24 April 2015

    UK-Japan Lecture Series

    Japan’s True Love of Nature: Ecologies of Hope

    The six-part UK-Japan Lecture Series explores the historical upheaval, as it played out in the people’s understanding and experience of art, nature and the city

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  • 研究活動


  • 図書館

    リサ・セインズベリー図書館は図書、雑誌、展覧会図録、スライド、版画、地図 など、日本芸術・文化のほぼすべての領域を網羅しています。基礎レベルの一般用蔵書から高度な研究用蔵書までも含む幅広い構成になっています。

  • 所長よりご挨拶