When: Saturday 27th April at 11h to 13h
Where: Cinemateca Júnior Lisbon
In the 6th event of the cycle "The World on the Pier", with Heineken support, we traveled to Japan to discover the secrets of eroticism and Japanese sexuality.
Through light and shadows, the Japanese artist Beniko Tanaka promises us a Nippo-Erotic journey into the shadows of Haiku Rap.
Where: Pensão Amor
Adress: Rua do Alecrim 19, Lisbon
Time: 22h// 23h
Shadow puppet theater “The dream bread” & “a charcoal boy“ for Hospitalidade, inside the museum Saint Roque ( Santa Casa ) on the 13th Oct.
at 11h00-12h00 Demonstration japanese Kendama game ( Trinidade coelho square )
at 16h00 Shadow puppet theater ( inside Museum Saint Roque )
at 17h00-18h00 Demonstration Japanese Taketonbo game ( Trinidade coelho square )
Cine-teatro Maria with Helen Ainsworth for Festival Todos in Lisbon! My performance with musicians, Alix, Pedro and Tatiana.
Cine-teatro Maria Flaminga inside the garden Boto Machado in Lisbon
Fri 21st Sep/ 17h-18h30,
Sat 22nd Sep/ 15h-18h
Sun 23rd Sep/ 15h-18h
Beniko’s little art pieces on a 10 artists group exhibition at Fabvla Urbis, 1st floor.
Fabvla Urbis is a little book shop where has all selected books about history, architecture, arts, poems, photographs and music of Portugal. "Fabula" means story, "Urbis" means city in Latin language.
FABULA URBIS. Rua de Augusto Rosa, 27, Open from Mon-Sat 11h00-13h30, 15h00-20h00
Once upon a time, a Portuguese man named Wenceslau de Moraes, had discovered and passionate for Japan. He left the Navy and passes the diplomat in Japan, lived the last 30 years as a Japanese writing several works include the Cult of the Tea which published for more than 100 years ago.
Date: Sat 4th & Sun 5th of March 2017
Time: Sat 17h30, San 15h00 & 17h00
Where: Auditorium at 2nd floor in Palácio da Bolsa Porto, Portugal
Free entrance by reservation a ticket at the Portuguese Camellia Association's table ( 1st floor) on the same day
The show for Lisbon Marionette Museum for the end of this year will be a combination of 2 original stories about hidden passion between Portuguese and Japanese behind the art and culture at the time of Discovery ( 16century ). Francisco Xavier, Mendes Pinto e.t.c. are the little puppet caracteres who introduced the western culture to Japanese.
Date: Saturday 3 Dec 16:00, Sunday 4 Dec 11:30
Location & Info: Marionete Museum in Lisbon
I made a short performance "Sr.Japoneira" it was inspired by the man who produces pure camellia oil from the camellia island, Izu-oshima. I really wanted show it in that island, before the show in Portugal. Go and catch the plane and the ship to make the show!
Izu-Oshima city hall 14th Nov 18h30 「Sr.Japoneira 」and Portuguese puppet video
Tsubaki primary school 15th Nov 13h30 Sr.Japoneira 」and Portuguese puppet video
Haiku is a short form of traditional Japanese poetry. We have 5 artists/poets for that poetry reading & performance ( Beniko ) and give mini workshop of HAIKU, about the rules and the sense of Japanese poetry Haiku, taught by Yoko Fujiwara
Location: House of Corto Maltese at Rua da boa vista 118 in Cais do Sodre, Lisbon