Website design “Holland & Kyoto”!

The Embassy of the Kingdom of the Netherlands focuses its cultural activities on Kyoto in 2019. JCE created their new website “Holland & Kyoto” to promote this program. Between 2016-2017, there was the special program between the Netherlands and Kyushu, together with DutchCulture, the Embassy of the Kingdom of the Netherlands organized the program “Holland … Meer lezen Website design “Holland & Kyoto”!

Repairing your ceramics by Kintsugi

Our Kintsugi master Mrs. Mio Heki is here to repair your ceramics! She can repair your favorite tableware beautifully with gold or silver depending on your preference.  How it works Step 1 Send your request for Kintsugi repair including the following information and pictures of the ceramics to JCE. Size and the thickness of the ceramics Information … Meer lezen Repairing your ceramics by Kintsugi

Holland House, the cookie was delicious, dough.

After a three weeks business trip to Japan, the director of JCE came back with a very odd souvenir. ‘Japanese Stroopwafels!’ As it turns out these stroopwafels are part of a bigger project of the government of Saga prefecture. In an effort to rekindle interest in the history of Saga prefecture, and it’s relationship with … Meer lezen Holland House, the cookie was delicious, dough.

Kintsugi workshop

*This workshop was organized in 2018. We’ll organize it again in autumn 2019. JCE will be organizing another Kintsugi workshop in July. This will be the third time that the lacquer master Mio-san will come all the way from Kyoto to give the workshop. Japanese people who appreciate tableware and their mealtime are accustomed to … Meer lezen Kintsugi workshop

Material Experience

Hello everyone, this is Munetake. Let me report about the interesting event, “Material Experience 2018”, which happened between the 13th and the 15th of March. Material Experience is an exhibition about the various uses of innovative materials. This annual event has been held for 5 years, which is run by the organisation called Materia. The avenue is … Meer lezen Material Experience


On 3rd of March, the event called “JAPAN DAY” was held in Leiden. This event was organised by a travel agency, and an exchange agency. JCE supported with advertising and local arrangements. This event had already been conducted in other countries, and it was finally done in the Netherlands this year. I hope that there … Meer lezen JAPAN DAY by Mune