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April 11, 2011
Aftershock in Japan
Japan experiences a 7.1 magnitude aftershock exactly one month after the first quake. Tsunami warning issued, lifted.
Aftershock in Japan
Japan: A Sombre Anniversary
April 11, 2011
Japan: A Sombre Anniversary
One month after the earthquake and tsunami devastated parts of the country, moods remain sombre. Rightfully so?
Japan: A Sombre Anniversary
April 08, 2011
Music of Asia: Kazakhstan
A recent music festival highlighted unique music traditions from Kazakhstan—and one stand-out kobyz performance.
Music of Asia: Kazakhstan
April 07, 2011
The Art of Not Forgetting
Tokyo is still dark from last month’s tragedy. But tsunami and earthquake victims are being kept in the light.
The Art of Not Forgetting
The Kite Runner Now
April 06, 2011
The Kite Runner Now
Nearly a decade since it was first published, Khaled Hosseini’s novel set in Afghanistan is as relevant as ever.
The Kite Runner Now
Pop Art Fundraisers for Japan
April 05, 2011
Pop Art Fundraisers for Japan
Artists from around the world come together for Japan following last month’s earthquake and tsunami.
Pop Art Fundraisers for Japan
Music for Confidence
March 30, 2011
Music for Confidence
A Japan youth performance project offers an alternative way of boosting young people’s self-esteem.
Music for Confidence
March 24, 2011
A Photographer's China
Embracing China isn’t just about shooting from behind a camera lens. Connecting with its people is key.
A Photographer's China
March 23, 2011
Earthquake & Tsunami Art Relief
Gallerists and museums around the world come up with creative ways to help the victims of the Japan disaster.
Earthquake & Tsunami Art Relief
March 20, 2011
Japan Tsunami Aftershock (Video)
Ulara Nakagawa recounts visiting Miyagi Prefecture, the area hardest hit by last week’s earthquake and tsunami.
Japan Tsunami Aftershock (Video)
March 19, 2011
Tokyo: Searching for Comfort
Tokyo is still reeling from the devastating earthquake and tsunami. Art can help people in the healing process.
Tokyo: Searching for Comfort
March 17, 2011
Japan Tsunami Aftermath Video
Ulara Nakagawa shares footage of one of the worst-hit areas from last week’s earthquake and tsunami.
Japan Tsunami Aftermath Video
March 15, 2011
Making Progress
Earthquake warnings, tsunami alerts and conflicting reports on nuclear plants make the journey to Sendai tense.
Making Progress
A Brave Face on a Crisis
March 14, 2011
A Brave Face on a Crisis
Stopping in Niigata on the way to the earthquake and tsunami-hit zone, things look normal. But looks can be deceiving.
A Brave Face on a Crisis
March 11, 2011
Tokyo Earthquake Pictures
Tokyo is still experiencing aftershocks following the 8.9 temblor. We’re collecting images taken by staff and readers.
Tokyo Earthquake Pictures
March 10, 2011
Art and Automobiles
Tomohiro Todoroki is an inspirational Japanese artist who uses unconventional events as vehicles for his art.
Art and Automobiles
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