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Gifu: Nagaragawa Ukai

Cormorant fishing. It will be held every day during the period except on the night of the full moon (Sept. 17 this year) or when the water is excessively muddy. Fee is 3,100 JPY or 3,400 JPY without meal. For reservation, please call 058-262-0104 ...

Cormorant fishing. Fee is 3,000JPY without meal. There are also lunch cruise every Tue., Thu., Sat. and Sun. with 5,000JPY. For reservation, please call 0568-61-2727 (Kisogawa Kanko) or reserve through major travel agencies.

Schedule & Key events:
● June 1-Aug. 31 (except Aug. 10) ...

Christian Boltanski: Lifetime

Conceptual artist Christian Boltanski was first recognized for short films he made in the late 1960s. He moved on to photography in the ’70s, before working with light as a medium and creating installations during the ’80s.

Driven by an interest in cultural anthropology and ...

Ikat Textiles From the World

Across the world, ikat, resist-dyeing yarn before it is woven into a fabric, is one of the most practiced techniques of patterning textiles. There are three ways to produce ikat: warp ikat — dyeing lengthwise yarn; weft ikat — dyeing transverse yarn; and double ...