Ishibashi Foundation Forum

The Ishibashi Foundation holds forum-type programs to explain the activities supported by our grant programs to a wide audience and to exchange information. We invite experts from various fields to give lectures and workshops on a variety of themes, mainly related to art and culture.

Future schedule

31 May [Fri], 202418:30–20:00 
(doors open at 18:00)

Diplomacy of Art: The Formation of Japanese Ukiyo-e Collections in Europe
Speaker: Hans Thomsen (Professor, Department of Japanese Art History, University of Zurich)

7 June [Fri], 202418:30–20:00 
(doors open at 18:00)

Looking at "Japan" from the UK: The Roll of the Sainsbury Institute in the Global Dissemination of Japanese Arts and Cultures
Speaker: Matsuba Ryoko (Lecturer in Japanese Digital Arts and Humanities, the Sainsbury Institute for the Study of Japanese Arts and Cultures)

Lecture Room, Artizon Museum 3F
70 seats (advanced booking required, first-come-first-served basis) *Booking will be closed when capacity is reached.

The lecture room is a free area, so you do not need to visit the exhibition to attend the lecture.

Those who are not feeling well or have symptoms such as fever or cough are not allowed to attend.

The program may be cancelled due to various reasons.