Aomori Nebuta Lecture and Workshop

The Embassy of Japan organized “Aomori Nebuta Lecture and Workshop” in collaboration with Galeri Petronas on 27 October and Royal Museum on 28 October. We invited Mr. Shunichi Kitamura, Nebuta artist, from Aomori, Japan.
Mr. Kitamura talked on the details about “Nebuta”, float for one of the Japanese summer festivals, including its history and production process in front of large audience. After the lecture, the participants had a chance to create small Nebuta lanterns and enjoyed learning more about the Japanese culture.

Lecture by Mr. Kitamura at Galeri Petronas

Workshop by Mr. Kitamura at Galeri Petronas

Group photo with workshop participants at Galeri Petronas

Speech by Ms. Kurihara, Director of Japan Information Service, at Royal Museum

Workshop by Mr. Kitamura at Royal Museum

Group photo with the persons concerned of the Royal Museum