Thirty-five years ago, Yuko Yamashita took a chance on love and Barcelona. Now she provides a little piece of Japan to the people of Spain.
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Art, says New Zealand-based Jun Arita, is not about the money, it's about making connections and creating something meaningful.
Whether good or bad, propelled by fate or duty, the director of arts and culture for the New Zealand-Japan Society of Auckland believes no experience is a wasted one.
An upbringing outside of Japan led Naoko Mori, then a teenager, to pursue varied career in acting
From the rice fields of Niigata Prefecture to the Catalonian culture of Barcelona, Ochiai's experience is reflected in his pastries and cakes.