Young people explore Japanese culture with Azuki Foundation

Young people explore Japanese culture with Azuki Foundation

The Azuki Foundation - with support from the Great Britain Sasakawa Foundation and The Japan Society - brought something new to Global Generation earlier this summer - a project, delivered at our Skip Garden in partnership with us and with UAL: Central Saint Martins’ Ceramics department, offering a series of workshops on a special element of Japanese culture for young people from Camden and Islington. The project invited local teenagers to learn how to make Japanese tea bowls and host their own tea ceremony gathering using the bowls they created.

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2018 has peaked! - a summer of Wakanda Wednesdays & Future Fridays

2018 has peaked! - a summer of Wakanda Wednesdays & Future Fridays

We’re only two thirds of the way through 2018 and I already know what my highlight will be come the new year - curating and delivering Wakanda Wednesdays and Future Fridays together with Vero. This was the summer holiday project we dreamt up with and for young people who live and/or study in Islington, inspired by Marvel’s ‘Black Panther’, as well as my Eritrean background and Vero's Ethiopian heritage (go team Habesha!)

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