Notice
  • There was a problem rendering your image gallery. Please make sure that the folder you are using in the Simple Image Gallery Pro plugin tags exists and contains valid image files. The plugin could not locate the folder: images/events/seminar-forum/kodo_and_kyogen/photo

Understanding Kodo And Kyogen From Two Japanese Masters

kk

Understanding Kodo And Kyogen From Two Japanese Masters

Kodo

Date: 7th May 2014 (Wednesday)

Time: 5:30pm – 8:00pm

Venue: Liang Yi Museum, 181-199 Hollywood Road, Sheung Wan

 Kyogen

Date: 8th May 2014 (Thursday)

Time: 6:00pm – 8:00pm

Venue: Lecture Theatre, Shaw College, The Chinese University of Hong Kong

Poster

 

The Japanese Kodo (香道) and Kyogen (狂言) Demonstration are co-organized by the Chinese University of Hong Kong's Anthropology Department and the Institute of Future Cities' (IOFC) Centre of Urban History, Culture and Media. The events are kindly sponsored by Liang Yi Museum, Hong Kong Express and Four Seasons Hotel.

 

On May 7, we invited Mr. Hachiya Souhitsu, designated Iemoto of Shinoryu Kodo, to give a talk on Kodo, Japanese incense culture. Like the elaborate tea ceremonies and flower arranging, kodo is one of the three classical Japanese refined arts. The talk featured an explanation of kodo's 500 years of history and a demonstration of the Japanese incense ceremony.

 

On May 8, we invited Mr. Nomura Matasaburo, Izumi style Kyogen master, for a Kyogen demonstration. Since 2011, Mr. Nomura has become the 14th Kyogen master to successively bear the name of Nomura Matasaburo. He performed at the Royal wedding ceremony of the Crown Prince and Princess of Japan. He participated in the Hollywood movie The Last Samurai and an NHK drama broadcasted in 2013. Kyogen is one of the traditional Japanese comic theatres which developed alongside Noh. The event featured an explanation of Kyogen history and a performance by Mr. Nomura and his son.

{gallery}events/seminar-forum/kodo_and_kyogen/photo::::2{/gallery}

Conference / Workshop

APAC Innovation Summit

Wednesday, 02 August 2017
APAC Innovation Summit

 

Speakers

Mr. Frank Roscher, Fraunhofer ENAS, Germany

Dr. Shigetoshi Sameshima, Hitachi, Ltd

Mr. David Schie, Linear Dimensions Semiconductor Inc.

Dr. Jong-Sung Hwang, National Information Society Agency, Republic of Korea

Ir. Allen Yeung, HKSAR Government

Prof. Dr. Monika Sturm, Siemens AG

Dat...

Readmore

Seminar / Forum

Globalisation and Winners and Losers of Mega Infrastructure Projects: Revisiting past premises and lessons for the future

Friday, 26 May 2017
Globalisation and Winners and Losers of Mega Infrastructure Projects: Revisiting past premises and lessons for the future

 

Speaker Prof. Harry T. Dimitriou
Topic Glo
balisation a nd Winners and Losers of Mega Infrastructure Projects: Revisiting past premises and lessons for the future
Date : Thursday, 1 June 2017
Time : 2:30pm-4:00pm
Venue : Rm221 Wong Foo Yuan Building, Chung Chi College, CUHK
Language : English...

Readmore

Work in Progress

Centre of Community and Place Governance

Friday, 10 March 2017
Centre of Community and Place Governance

1. Voiceless groups in Hong Kong: 11 voiceless groups are identified from data of Hong Kong Population Census 2001 and 2011, General Household Survey, and Social Welfare Department in early 2000s and early 2010s. CCPG will further analyze the spatial distribution of the voiceless groups within ...

Readmore