The Japan Foundation Traveling Exhibition "Beautiful Handicrafts of Tohoku, Japan"


From 17 November to 7 December, the Embassy of Japan and the Sarajevo city are organizing the Japan Foundation Traveling Exhibition" Beautiful Handicrafts of Tohoku, Japan" at the Sarajevo city hall. It is an exhibition planned to mark the March 11 anniversary of the 2011 Tohoku Earthquake and Tsunami. This exhibition reminds us once again of the distinctive appeal of Tohoku’s heritage of arts and craft. The displays present works of various genres—ceramics, lacquerware, textiles, metalwork, wood and bamboo crafts, etc.—allowing visitors to enjoy the diverse and exquisite world of Tohoku traditions.