Japan

Electric Dragon 80.000 V, Sogo Ishii
Film & TVA guide to Japanese cyberpunk cinema with three of its visionary directors
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Art & PhotographyJapanese femdom artist Namio Harukawa has passed away
Yuen Hsieh
Film & TVInside the cyberpunk world of Taiwanese filmmaker Yuen Hsieh
Family Romance LCC
Film & TVWatch the trailer for Werner Herzog’s doc on Japan’s rent-a-family business
Spirited Away
Film & TVThe Studio Ghibli museum has closed amid coronavirus fears
Peas – Chus Antón and Grégory Clavijo
Art & PhotographyThis new photography book is a tribute to fandom and coming-of-age
My Neighbor Totoro
MusicJoe Hisaishi: the genius composer who gave Studio Ghibli its sound
Yayoi Kusama
Art & PhotographyYayoi Kusama will debut a new, outdoor infinity room in New York
Toshio Saeki
Art & PhotographyA guide to Toshio Saeki, the godfather of Japanese erotica
Charli XCX Super Nintendo Park
MusicCharli XCX and Galantis join for Mario-themed track for Nintendo theme park
Instagram of the Week: @fruits_magazine_archive
FashionThe IG uploading the entire FRUiTS magazine archive
Weathering With You 2
Film & TVThe global warming-inspired anime storming Japan’s box offices
Seiran Tsuno 3
FashionMeet the designer creating otherworldly dresses using only a 3D pen
What do we mean when we talk about ‘Asian rap’?
MusicWhat do we mean when we talk about ‘Asian rap’?
Kyoto Animation Studio
Film & TV33 people dead in Kyoto Animation studio fire
Yayoi Kusama
Art & PhotographyYayoi Kusama is creating her first ever participatory art installation
Ekaterina Bazhenova-Yamasaki’s Memory Turned Into Flesh
Art & PhotographySee photographs taken inside Japanese love hotels exploring female desire
Studio Ghibli - Kiki’s Delivery Service
Film & TVYour dream job just became available at Studio Ghibli
Pixy Liao’s Open Kimono
Art & PhotographyPhotographer Pixy Liao on how humour and Japanese cinema shape her work
tokyogaypride
PoliticsCouples in Japan file Valentine’s Day lawsuits in marriage equality fight
Perfume
MusicA conversation with Perfume, Japan’s most futuristic pop band
Japanese lesbian couple marrying in 26 countries
Life & CultureLesbian couple to marry 26 times abroad to call for equality in Japan
FINAL PHOTOS OF THE YEAR GIF
Art & PhotographyThe 20 best photos of 2018
Dior pre-fall 19 Tokyo
FashionDior built a giant, sexy robot in Tokyo for its Pre-AW19 men’s show