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Traditions of Japanese Art

8/6/2022 - 10/8/2023
Kansas City, MO


Clay as Soft Power- Shigaraki Ware in Postwar America and Japan

11/12/2022 - 5/7/2023
Ann Arbor, MI


Is It Morning For You Yet?

9/24/2022 - 4/2/2023
Pittsburgh, PA


SUZUKI SEIJUN Touring Retrospective

10/3/2022 - 3/3/2023
Several Locations


Garden of Resonance: The Art of Jun Kaneko1

10/1/2022 - 2/20/2023
Portland, OR


Kyoko Michishita

11/1/2022 - 1/22/2023


Yoshimitsu Morita Retrospective

12/2/2022 - 12/11/2022
New York, NY

About Us

The Japan Foundation, established in 1972, is Japan’s only institution dedicated to carrying out comprehensive international cultural exchange programs throughout the world. The Japan Foundation activities, aiming comprehensive and effective development of its international cultural exchange programs, consist of following three major categories:

USA Digital Library

Our digital library has over 1,800 free titles in broad genres such as manga, literature, Japanese language, art, history, culture, society, cooking & food, etc!!

News from JFNY

The Japan Foundation, New York publishes a monthly newsletter which features news of and events from our programs and projects of our grantees. Please click the link below to stay in touch!

Japanese-Language Education

The Japan Foundation, Los Angeles provides comprehensive assistance for Japanese-language education in the United States. For more information related to Japanese-language education, including grants, special programs, advocacy, job opportunities, useful resources, and E-learning, please visit The Japan Foundation, Los Angeles.