News, articles, and things we love – often about Japan

Summer 2019

We are big fans of printing newspapers and this is one of many we have done over the years. read more.

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Inside Outside Japan

Following on from my exhibit at the TOTO showrooms in London a few years ago I have continued with my record of the everyday life of Japan. read more.

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Seven 11 and I

When I am in Japan I spend a lot of time in convenience stores buying everyday supplies, filling in time between meetings read more.


Where Tokyo lives

Only a few stops from Akihabara or Ueno on the Yamanote line Nippori station is a typical suburb of Tokyo. read more.


Snape Maltings, Suffolk

We just spent a week staying near the Suffolk coast in Snape. Snape Maltings is best known as an arts complex starting in the mid-1800's. read more.


Tokyo Edo Museum

​Edo means estuary and is the old name for Tokyo. During the Tokugawa Shogunate, which ruled Japan from early 1600's to late 1800's. read more.