Arts & Culture Links


UNIJAPAN is a non-profit organization established in 1957 by the Japanese film industry under the auspice of the Government of Japan ( the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) and the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry (METI), for the purpose of promoting Japanese cinema abroad.

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Online database of artist-in-residence programs in Japan


Prince Takamado Gallery of Japan at the Royal Ontario Museum

Approximately 600 objects highlight the development of Japanese culture through the ages.

Canada-Japan Literary Award

The Canada-Japan Literary Awards recognize literary excellence by Canadian writers who are writing on Japan, Japanese themes, or themes that promote mutual understanding between Japan and Canada. It also recognizes literary excellence by Canadian translators of such books from Japanese into English or French.

Japonismes 2018 – Paris will host the Japonismes 2018 cultural exposition to commemorate the 160th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between France and Japan next year. It will be held in more than 20 venues and running for about eight months, it will be one of the largest events to promote Japanese culture overseas.