Sunstar, a company with Japanese origins, will present the first Japanese calligraphy art exhibition hosted by Nihon Shodo Bijutsuin (Japan Calligraphy Art Academy), one of Japan’s oldest calligraphy art institutes, alongside other art and culture events in October in Singapore.
The exhibition will display about 60 pieces of curated masterpieces by calligraphers of Nihon Shodo Bijutsuin, across four categories:
1. Sino-Japanese ideograms (“kanji”)
2. Japanese syllabary (“kana”)
3. New calligraphic art
4. Seal carving
Don’t miss the unique opportunity to watch calligraphy performances by calligraphy masters taking place daily at The Luxe Art Museum from 2pm – 3pm from 20 – 24 October. Visitors will also receive an exclusive calligraphy art gift and a lovely Sunstar goodie bag while stocks last.
Admission to the exhibition and performances are free for the public.
Take part in a series of Japanese craft and cultural activities on Japan Cultural Workshop Day on the 21st of October, Saturday at these four different venues:
1. The Japanese Association, Singapore (JAS) – 10am
2. Japan Creative Centre (JCC) – 10am
3. Choa Chu Kang Community Club (CC) – Afternoon to Evening
4. Our Tampines Hub (OTH) – Afternoon
Bring your family and friends, and join in the festivities!
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Sunstar was founded in Japan in 1932, and has now expanded to a global organization headquartered in Switzerland serving oral health care professionals and consumers in 90 countries. Sunstar expanded its business to Singapore in 1992. Its corporate motto is encapsulated in the words “Always strive to help people everywhere achieve better health and enhance their quality-of-life”. It endeavors to develop products and services in areas of oral care, health and beauty, industrial chemical and automobile industries, so that people around the world can stay healthy and lead healthy lives.
Sunstar Group website: http://sunstar.com