Art of Japanese Archery
Date and Time: Monday 1 April - Friday 31 May 2019(9:00am - 1:00pm, 2:00pm - 5:00pm)
Venue: Entrance hall, Consulate-General of Japan in Melbourne (Level 25, 570 Bourke St)
This exhibition is about kyudo, the Japanese martial art of archery presented by the Melbourne Kyudo Kai. It showcases the historical and cultural importance of this Japanese art through beautifully captured images of Kyudo, its equipment, and a harmonious collaboration with the art of Japanese calligraphy. This exhibition is supported by the Tokyo based Kyudo photographer, Mr Koji Okuno as well as the Melbourne based Calligrapher, Ms Junko Azukawa.