Tag Archives: Tea

Samurai Tea at The International Show New York

Zimbabwe, the nefarious back streets of Lisbon, Melbourne’s renowned gra ti lanes, Yoko Ono’s peace tower in Iceland, MONA FOMA Tasmania and now the Park Avenue Armory New York, may seem unusual sites for the formal practice of Japanese tea, but …
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Playboy Takes Tea : Adam Wojcinski x Tomokazu Matsuyama

Additional Coverage : Arrested Motion Initiated by Byron Kehoe of Lesley Kehoe Galleries and co-hosted with artist Tomokazu Matsuyama at his Brooklyn NY studio, the artist’s significant work ‘Whatever The Playboy Wrote Was As Good As The Great Waves’ took …
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Sounds of Antiquity, Elegance Enduring

How important is lineage? Lineage is significant in Japanese culture: clear and unbroken lines of tradition establish authority, nurture creativity, permit experimentation and inform contemporary thinking and practice. Lineage and resonance from the past was characteristic of the participants in …
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Envisioning Contemporary Art : 2014 at LKG

LKG Booth at the Melbourne Art Fair     Photo : Urban Angles ‘The art market appeared to be in rude health as 2014 drew to a close. More money was spent on blue-chip and emerging art last year than …
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The Other Side of Light : Tea and Butoh in Brisbane

Hosted by TAASA Brisbane founder member Dr James MacKean, gallery manager and sake professional Byron Kehoe and Ueda Soko tea master Adam Wojczinski introduced the culture of Japanese sake, tea and Butoh to a group of some 30 Asian art …
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An afternoon with Tea Master Adam Wojcinski

Ueda Soko tea master Adam Wojcinski has left Melbourne winter for the endless summer of Iceland. Many generous supporters contributed to Adam’s artist residency in Iceland at a series of tea events in the gallery. They ‘drank tea and left’, …
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Chado Urasenke Tankokai Melbourne - 20th Anniversary Celebration

Lecture & Tea Gathering XVI Grand Master Sen Soshitsu National Gallery of Victoria November 5-6 2011 ‘ZaZen is still meditation and Chado (the way of tea) is moving meditation’ is one of the metaphors that the Grand Master used to …
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'The Art of the Vessel' Lecture @ LKG

THE ART OF THE VESSEL & SPRING SAKE TASTING Thursday October 27, 2011 A definite ‘spring in the step’ was noticed as guests left the gallery at the wrap-up of our recent sold out Spring Sake event. Happy and drunk …
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Urasenke Tea Ceremony at NGV

Chado Urasenke Tankokai Melbourne Association 20th Anniversay Celebration Grand Master Iemoto Soshitsu Sen November will celebrate the 20th anniversary of the Melbourne Chapter of the Urasenke Tea School. To mark this event, the current Grand Master Iemoto Soshitsu Sen, the …
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