Tokugawa and the Masters

“Tokugawa and the Masters”was held on October 22-25 in Tbilisi. Hundreds of Georgian citizens visited lectures of Mr. Narimasa Tokugawa (15th Head of Mito branch of Tokugawa Shognate Family) on the Edo era and Tokugawa Family, lectures of 15th Kakiemon Sakaida on the “Kakiemon” porcelain, Tea ceremony demonstrations by Ms. Naoko Matsudaira (Master of “Ura Senke” school) and Shodo (Japanese calligraphy) demonstrations by Koshu (Ms. Akemi Lucas).

   
            Ambassador’s opening speech                                           Speech by Mr. Mikheil Giorgadze, Deputy Minister of
                                                                                              Education, Science, Culture and Sport
   
Shodo demonstration in the National Museum                             Mr. Tokugawa’s lecture in the National Museum

   
           Mr. Sakaida's lecture in the Museum of Folk and Applied Art    Tea ceremony demonstration in the Museum of Folk and Applied Art 

   
                  Tea ceremony demonstration in the Tbilisi Botanical Garden                    Shodo demonstration in the Manuscript Center


Mr. Tokugawa’s lecture in the Tbilisi State University