Book Launch Event: Land of the Rising Cat by Manami Okazaki

【5th September 2019 18:00-20:00】

BOOK LAUNCH EVENT & EXHIBITION PRIVATE VIEW: 5th September 2019 18:00-20:00 (RSVP only due to the limited space;

PLEASE KINDLY NOTE: due to the popularity of the event only confirmed RSVP emails guarantee the participation in the Book Launch & Exhibition Private View Event.

This is an introductory event and Private View to the Land of the Rising Cat – Japanese prints and Kawaii Cat Craft Sales Exhibition, which starts on the 6th September 2019 and ends on the 27th September 2019.

Sway Gallery is proud to host the book launch and signing event, as part of a three-week cat-themed sales exhibition including works by Konatsu and Kaori Mitsushima, as well as artisanal objects and original woodblock prints curated by Tiger Tanuki, art dealer and curator.

Manami Okazaki has published many books on Japanese culture, art, crafts and fashion, including Kimono Now and Kawaii! Japan’s Culture of Cute. Her journalism has been featured in the Japan Times, Wall Street Journal, South China Morning Post, Lonely Planet and other global media outlets.

This is your chance to acquire a copy of Manami’s newest publication. Land of the Rising Cat: Japan’s Feline Fascination, as well as to purchase the cat crafts and artworks, before the exhibition opens to the general public!

Due to limited spaces available please contact us if you wish to attend:

*All the artworks and kawaii cat crafts will be for sale!*

IMAGE: ©Tange & Nakimushi Peanuts