more about Karuta 2020

Overview

Project
Karuta 2020 ('200 countries' Creative Karuta Project)
Address
C/o FROM JAPAN Institute
3-4-45 ShibakuboNishitokyo City,
Tokyo188-0014 Japan
TEL
+81-(0)42-439-5445
Activities
Creative Karuta Award
Ceative Karuta Workshop
Karuta Festival
Organizing Member
-Mineo Kageya, Director, FROM JAPAN Institute
-Mikiko Haraguchi, Vice Chairman, Japan Kyodo Karuta Association
-Kazutoshi Ogimoto,Director, Suginami Karuta Project
Honorary Chairman
Tammy Stewart-Jones


Brief History

September 2013
2020 Tokyo Olympic Games was annonced.
January 2014
1st ‘Omotenashi’ Karuta Art & Writing Compeition, Japan
February 2015
-1st Creative Karuta Workshop in UK
-1st Creative Karuta Workshops in Australia
January 2016
Ist KarutaFestival,Tokyo,Japan
August
-1st Creative Karuta Workshop in New Zealand
-Creaitive Karuta Workshop at Toyo University, Tokyo, Japan
October
Creaitive Karuta Workshop at Everest International School,Tokyo Japan
November
1st Creative Karuta Workshop in CA, USA
January 2017
-2nd Karuta Festival, Tokyo, Japan
-1st Creative Karuta Award was announced
April
Printing the awarded Karuta sets was completed.