Japan

Yayoi Kusama, Kusama: Infinity
Art & PhotographyInside the lost years of Yayoi Kusama
Yayoi Kusuma
Art & PhotographyA major new Yayoi Kusama exhibition has just opened in London
Gaspar Noe
Film & TVGaspar Noé on 20 years of shocking the world
Fumi Nagasaka’s Teenage Riot
Art & PhotographyPhotographer Fumi Nagasaka captures the quiet riots of teenage girlhood
Dior Homme SS19 paris fashion week
FashionDior is heading to Tokyo for its first ever men’s Pre-Fall show
Aya by Francesca Allen
Art & PhotographyFrancesca Allen’s new photo book explores Japanese womanhood and friendship
Cav Empt
FashionThe story of how secretive streetwear brand Cav Empt was born
Chloé Jafé’s 命預けます
Art & PhotographyBehind the Yakuza: documenting the women of Japan’s mafia
Unico
Film & TVThe godfather of manga’s traumatising 80s cult anime about a lonely unicorn
46-Raf-Simons-SS-1998
FashionAn archive of rare Raf Simons items just went on sale in Japan
studio ghibli
Film & TVTake a sneak peek at the Studio Ghibli theme park
Wes Anderson Day
Film & TVWes Anderson, Jason Schwartzman, and Roman Coppola go deep on Isle of Dogs
Boon magazine Japan denim
FashionRebel youth in bootleg Levi’s: the story of Japanese denim
dreaming machine
Film & TVExploring anime legend Satoshi Kon’s unfinished final film
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FashionThe new book documenting (almost) every Raf Simons garment from 1996–2006
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Film & TVYour guide to controversial Japanese filmmaker Sion Sono
GENPEI TOUMA DEN
MusicExperimental video game soundtracks from Japan’s 8-bit era
Nobuyoshi Araki's Blue Period/Last Summer: Arakinema
Art & PhotographySee Nobuyoshi Araki’s lesser-known experimental film work
Menkake Gyoretsu
Life & CulturePhotos of the grotesquely masked men of Kanagawa
tokyo project
Film & TVPeek the Lena Dunham-produced short film with Elisabeth Moss
Yayoi Kusama, 2010
Art & PhotographyYayoi Kusama is opening her own museum in Tokyo
My Neighbour Totoro
Film & TVStudio Ghibli reopens for Hayao Miyazaki’s new film
Kawasaki Warehouse 3
Life & CultureThe Japanese arcade built to look like Kowloon Walled City
Sensō-ji
Arts+CultureThe Tokyo temple full of thousands of those cat statues