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CIC ArtWeek: Global Arts, Eats & Beats (Japan Edition)

  • CIC Cambridge, 3rd floor 245 Main Street Cambridge, MA, 02142 United States (map)

Opening Hearts and Minds Across Borders and Cultures

In partnership with Boston’s ArtWeek, Cambridge Innovation Center (CIC) joins forces with Japan Society of Boston and Fab@CIC to present: Global Arts, Eats & Beats, a celebration of creativity and culture from around the world, from ancient to modern times. Experience unique traditions across continents through art, food, and music. Our May event celebrates the creative roots of Japanese culture.

What to Expect:


  • Interactive digital fabrication station with Fab@CIC

  • Fine art exhibitions from local Japanese inspired Artists

  • Ikebana: The Art of Japanese Flower Arranging


  • Japanese Tea Ceremony

  • Delicious Japanese inspired libations

  • Bite-sized samples of Japanese cuisine from various local restaurants


  • Live Berklee college of music students: Takumi Kakimoto & Emi Nishida collaborate to perform with contemporary Japanese dancer, Michiko Kurata

  • To finish off the night, DJ NanAiko from Japan spins funky J-pop beats to get us all dancing!