27 June: Ikebana event at Japanese Embassy

On June 27, an ikebana demonstration by the 10th Headmaster of the Mishoryu, Mr. Keiho Hihara, was held at the JICC. He explained about “kakubana” (traditional style) and “shinka” (new style) and gave a demonstration by making four different works. Many attendants took notes and pictures with great enthusiasm. Afterwards, a lively Q&A session was […]

5 June: Josei at Japanese garden Hasselt

During the Josei event at the Japanes garden in Hasselt, Azumaya opened a pop-up tea-café and teashop in the Japanese garden. Visitors could enjoy degustaions of many of our different Japanese gren tea’s, as wel as a tasting of our Japanese sweets.

24 April: Momu Heritage day

During Heritage day, Azumaya offered tea to the vistors of Momu, the Antwerp fashion museum. Because the theme of Heritage day was ‘Rituals’, we also organised several tea ceremonies during this event. Tijdens erfgoeeddag organiseerde Azumaya Japanse theeceremonies in Momu, het Antwerps modemuseum. Slået op af Azumaya i Tirsdag den 10. maj 2016 <iframe src=”https://www.facebook.com/plugins/post.php?href=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.facebook.com%2Fmomuantwerp%2Fposts%2F10154127376361737%3A0&width=500″ […]

19 April: Momu Kubota kimono exposition

Momu –  Antwerp fashion museum, organised an exposition of the famous Kubota Kimono’s. During the opening event, with a speach by the Japanese Ambassodor to Belgium, Azumaya served real Japanese green tea to the guests of this event. <iframe src=”https://www.facebook.com/plugins/post.php?href=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.facebook.com%2Fmedia%2Fset%2F%3Fset%3Da.10154118080951737.1073741861.71950471736%26type%3D3&width=500″ width=”500″ height=”723″ style=”border:none;overflow:hidden” scrolling=”no” frameborder=”0″ allowTransparency=”true”></iframe>

17 April: Shu Uemura branding event

Azumaya organized a company event for Shu Uemura in the concept ‘Modern, inspired by tradition. We organized a tasting of real japanese green tea prepared in a modern way, next to a traditional tea ceremony. There was also a keynote speech about omotenaschi, Japanese hospitality. Further we also offered a sake tasting and sushi catering […]