FUTURE EVENTS

Exciting news! We’ve created a new section on our Ikebana International (Headquarters) website called “Future Events” which lists major,open-to-the-public, ikebana events that are sponsored by Events Featuring Various Ikebana Schools and the I.I. chapters around the world.

As you plan your travels, you might jot down these upcoming events and include them in your itinerary – to your added enjoyment! For inquiries, please email i.i.firstvp@ikebanahq.org or i.i.thirdvp@ikebanahq.org. Thank you!

Upcoming Meetings of I.I. Chapters (Local Time) and
Events Featuring Various Ikebana Schools

  • Exhibitions
  • Demonstrations
  • Workshops and Lectures

  • Aug. 6, 2022: Hiroshima #261 (Japan)

    Ikebana Exhibition on Instagram

    Theme: ‘Flowers across the Borders’

    The members of the Hiroshima chapter want to share the day with the Ikebana on Instagram. We hope it will be a peaceful world without war, and dedicate that day(August 6th) to a quiet prayer day. If you would like to participate, please contact us. Ikebana works are photographed and data and school are required.

  • Aug. 21, 2022: Asuncion #198 (Paraguay)

    Ikebana joint Exibition, ‘Mon September 2022’

    Venue:Saloom, Centro Paraguayo Japones

  • Aug. 26 – Sep. 10, 2022: Singapore # 135 (Singapore)__

    kebana Virtual Exhibition
    Title: Autumn Fantasia
    Venue: Virtual on Face Book & Instagram_
    Please submit of your ikebana arrangement (max. 2 photos participant), name of the school, flower
    material and descriptions of your arrangement to ikebanasc135@gmail.com

  • Aug. 29 – Sep. 1, 2022: Cagayan de Oro #163 (Philippines)

    50th Founding Anniversary Virtual Ikebana Exhibition “Blooms of Legacy from Seeds of History”

  • Sep. 9-11, 2022: Frankfurt #199(Germany)

    Ikebana Exhibition – Es rundet sich …” (It rounds…” in German)

    Venue:Radwerk in Kleinauheim

  • Sep. 14-19, 2022 – Ikenobo(Japan)

    A grand Exhibition held by Ikenobo Headquarters in Nagoya,

    Venue:Nagoya Matsuzakaya Department Store

  • Sep, 23-25, 2022 – Cologne # 126 (Germany)

    Exhibition, Demonstrations and Workshops
    Application Deadline: End of August
    Venue: Friedenskirche in Germany, Merziger Straße 2, 51375 Leverkusen – Schlebusch
    https://www.ikebana-international-koeln.de/ankuendigung-unserer-ausstellung-in-derfriedenskirche-in-leverkusen-schlebusch
    info@ikebana-international-koeln.de
    Sep. 23, Fri.,2022 15:00-17:00 Flower arranging open to the public
    Sep. 24, Sat., 2022 10:00-17:00 Vernissage 11 a.m., followed by demonstrations, workshop 3 p.m.
    Sep. 25, Sun., 2022 10:00-17:00, demonstrations 10:30 – 11 a.m., workshop 3 p.m.

    We want to give you an insight into the Japanese art of arranging flowers. You can admire classic and modern arrangements. Show living plants from their most beautiful side through ideal design.

  • Sep. 28-Oct. 3, 2022 –Ikenobo(Japan)

    A grand Exhibition held by Ikenobo Headquarters in Fukuoka,

    Venue:Iwataya Honten Department Store, Fukuoka

  • Oct. 1, 2022, 9 am-5 pm – Oct. 2, 9 am- 4 pm:
    Asheville # 74 (USA)

    Ikebana Exhibition – All for Ikebana: Autumn Splendor

    Venue:North Carolina Arboretum Education Center Auditorium

    Free to public with NC Arboretum admission

  • Oct. 8-10, 2022 – Ichiyo School of Ikebana(Japan)

    Ikebana Exhibition

    Venue: Nakano Sun Plaza

  • Oct. 15-16, 2022 – Tsu chapter, Misho-ryu(Japan)

    Tsu Chapter 80th Anniversary Ikebana Exhibition

    Venue: Comprehensive Cultural Center in Mie prefecture

  • Oct. 18-23, 2022

    56th Ikebana Osaka Exhibition
    Sponsored by Osaka Prefecture Ikebana Association
    Venue: Abeno Harukas Kintetsu Main Store Wing Building 8F
    / Osaka Kintetsu Art Museum

  • Oct. 19 – 24, 2022 –Sogetsu School

    The 103rd Sogetsu Annual Exhibition

    Venue: 8th floor event space, Tokyo Nihonbashi Takashimaya

  • Oct. 13 (Thu) to 18(Tue), 2022 – Ohara School of Ikebana(Japan)

    Ikebana Exhibition to commemorate the 100th anniversary of Tokyo Chapter of Ohara School of Ikebana

    Venue:Shinjuku Takashimaya

  • Oct. 26-31, 2022 – Japan Ikebana Art Association

    55th Japan Ikebana Art Exhibition

    Sponsored by Japan Ikebana Art Association

    Venue: Takashimaya Osaka Department Store 7th floor event space

  • Oct. 29-30, 2022 – Kyoto- Misho-ryu(Japan)

    Kyoto Miyabi Chapter Ikebana Exhibition

    Venue: Nagaokakyo City Central Lifelong Learning Center

  • Nov. 9 – 14, 2022 –Ikenobo(Japan)

    2022 Autumn Tanabata Exhibition – The oldest and bidcggest ikebana exhibition of Ikenobo,by Ikenobo Headquarters

    Venue:Ikenobo Headquarters, Kyoto

  • Feb. 10 – 12, 2023: Naples #160 (USA)

    Exhibition of Members’ Arrangements
    Members wearing traditional Japanese kimonos act as docents and provide guests with information about the various schools

    Venue: Kapnick Hall of the Naples Botanical Garden

  • Feb. 17, 2023: Rochester #53 (USA)

    Virtual exhibition of member arrangements

  • Aug. 16, 2022 – Asheville Ikebana #74 (USA)

    Luncheon, Demonstration by Susan Cano-, Riji Master of Sogetsu School and Ginza

    Venue:Country Club of Asheville;170 Windsor Road, Asheville, NC 28804

    Application Deadline: _August 5, 2022, MEMBERS AND GUESTS ARE WELCOME

    Cost: $60.00 / Per Person: Make check payable to: Ikebana International AVL Chapter 74

    Mail to: Elizabeth Clark, 1165 Prospector Place, Whittier, NC 28789

    Checks must be received by Friday, August 5 deadline

  • Aug.27, 2022 – Panama # 257(Panama)

    Ikebana Demonstration by Paula Tam, Stephanie English and Jose Salcedo
    Theme: ’Discover Ikenobo’
    Contents of the styles: free style, Shoka & Tatebana
    Venue: Zoom – Online Program_Deadline Aug. 24,2022
    time: 9:00AM PANAMA /10:00AM ET/7:30PM IST/11:00PM JST/4:00PM CET

  • Aug. 30, 2022 – Ichiyo School of Ikebana(Japan)

    1:00 AM: a lecture on “The Life of Mr. Eiichi Shibusawa”, by Koichi Kuwahara

    2:30AM: Ikebana Demonstration by Iemoto Naohiro Kasuya, Ichiyo School of Ikebana

    Theme of “Ikebana Polyrhythm”.

    Venue: Tsutsuji Hall of Hoku-Topia Building, Tokyo

    Fee: 1500yen

    Contact information: http://www.kadouin.com

  • Sep. 14、2022, 1:30pm – 5:00pm: Hong Kong#24(China)

    Ikebana Demonstrations by two ikebana demonstrators each with their other special artistic skills and a sumptuous afternoon tea buffet for relaxing and mingling of up to some 70 guests.

    Demonstrators: Mrs Elaine Ma, First Grade Teacher Somu of the Sogetsu School is an accomplished master chef. Ms Law Ping,Second Grade Teach:er Jonin Sanyo, also of the Sogetsu School, is a well respected Chinese opera costume designer.

    Venue: Hong Kong Country Club

  • Sep. 23-25, 2022: Cologne # 126 (Germany)

    Exhibition, Demonstrations and Workshops

    Application Deadline: End of August

    Sep. 24, Sat., 2022 10:00 – 17:00, demonstrations 11:30 – 12 a.m.

    Sep. 25, Sun., 2022 10:00-17:00, demonstrations 10:30 – 11 a.m

    Venue: Friedenskirche in Germany, Merziger Straße 2, 51375 Leverkusen – Schlebusch

    https://www.ikebana-international-koeln.de/ankuendigung-unserer-ausstellung-in-der-friedenskirche-in-leverkusen-schlebusch

    info@ikebana-international-koeln.de

    Demonstration by various schools‘ instractors TBA

    Look forward to a variety of inspiring arrangements and demonstrations.

  • Sep. 25 (Sun), 2022,10:50am-1:00pm: Saitama #260 (Japan)

    Ikebana Demonstration by Iemoto Naohiro Kasuya, Ichiyo School of Ikebanalive viola performance by Ms. Hiroko Tahako

    Venue: Sapphire room, 2F, Hotel Brillante Musashino, (Saitama Shintoshin)

  • Oct. 21 (Fri), 2022- Osaka Chapter # 234 (Japan)

    Ikebana Demonstration by Keiho Hihara, Headmaster of Misho-ryu and luncheon

    Venue:Hotel New Otani, Osaka

  • Oct. 30, 2022: Honolulu #56 (USA)

    The Diamond Anniversary ( 60th Anniversary) of Honolulu Chapter
    Ikebana Demonstration by Iemoto Naohiro Kasuya, Ichiyo School of Ikebana

    Venue:Hibiscus Ballroom of ALA MOANA HOTEL.

  • Nov. 11, 2022 – Kobe # 181 (Japan)

    Ikebana Demonstration by Kuwahara Kenichiro, Iemoto Designate of Kuwaharasenkei-ryu and luncheon

    Venue: The Kobe Club

    Application Deadline: _ November 4, 2022

    Cost: ¥6,000 (Lunch included)

  • Aug. 17, 2022 (Wed): Asheville #74(USA)

    Workshop #1 – 10:30 am-12:30 pm by Susan Cano, Sogetsu School

    Theme: Horizontal or Vertical composition at Folk Art Center – Blue Ridge Parkway

    Venue: Folk Art Center – Blue Ridge Parkway

    Lunch 12:30 – 1:30

    Workshop #2 – 1:30-3:30 pm by Susan Cano, Sogetsu School:

    Theme: One-of-A-Kind Material at Folk Art Center – Blue Ridge Parkway

    Open to all I.I. members, cost $40.00 each workshop

    Deadline for registration: August 1, 2022. Open to all SOGETSU members after August 1, 2022)

  • Aug. 20-21 2022: Basel #227 (Switzerland)

    Theme: Outdoor Workshop in Sissach and Lunchoeon

    Sandwich Lunch Fr. 60.

    Bring: Ikebana accessories and materials from the garden / forest edge or flower garden

    Registration: Email workshop leader ikebana.basel@gmail.com by August 5th at the latest

    Venue : __Sissach, Switzerland___

    ikebana-basel.ch/willkommen?b=100311&c=ND63_

  • Sept. 15,2022: 9:45 AM: Rochester #53 (USA) 

    Morning Workshop

    Theme: Horizontal or Vertical composition at Folk Art Center – Blue Ridge Parkway

    Venue: First Baptist Church of Rochester

  • Sept. 23, 2022 (Fri.): Basel #227 (Switzerland)

    Theme: _Saga Go-ryū Workshop with Els Schnabel by Els Schnabel, Saga Go-ryū, from Kyoto

    Shōgonka will be arranged in the morning and Moribana, river landscape in the afternoon.

    Venue: _Dürnten 8635, near Zurich,

    Registration: by September 5, 2022 at the latest by email esther.feucht@gmail.com

    Costs: 1 day, 2 arrangements Fr. 90.- for I.I. members

    1 day, 2 arrangements Fr. 100.- for guests

    ½ day, 1 arrangement Fr. 50.- for I.I. members

    ½ day, 1 arrangement Fr. 60.- for guests

    ikebana-basel.ch/willkommen?b=100311&c=ND62

  • Sep. 23-25, 2022 – Cologne # 126 (Germany)

    Exhibition, Demonstrations and Workshops

    No Application (first come first served)

    Sep. 24, Sat., 2022 workshop 3 p.m.

    Sep. 25, Sun., 2022 workshop 3 p.m.

    We want to give you an insight into the Japanese art of arranging flowers.

    Venue: Friedenskirche in Germany, Merziger Straße 2, 51375 Leverkusen – Schlebusch

    https://www.ikebana-international-koeln.de/ankuendigung-unserer-ausstellung-in-der-friedenskirche-in-leverkusen-schlebusch

    info@ikebana-international-koeln.de

    As a special feature, we offer those who are interested in workshops, where you can design your own Ikebana arrangement under supervision. No prior knowledge is required for this. Anyone who enjoys designing with living flowers will enjoy to experience creating Ikebana.

  • Oct. 15, 2022 (Sat), 2:00 pm : Melbourne #29enue:(Australia)

    Workshop by Naomi Cullen, Ichiyo School of Ikebana

    Venue :The Church Hall, Toorak Uniting Church, 603 Toorak Rd, Toorak 3142(TUC Hall)

  • Nov. 18 (Fri), 2022: Osaka # 234 (Japan)

    Lecture by Ms.Masumi Yamanaka, Botanical Artist of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew and Luncheon at Hotel New Otani, Osaka

  • Exhibitions
  • Demonstrations
  • Workshops and Lectures

Special Conferences or Conventions sponsored by I.I Headquarters

The 15th ASIAN REGIONAL CONFERENCE

has been rescheduled and will be held during November 17-20, 2023 in Hyderabad by the Hyderabad Chapter#250.
Hyderabad International Convention Center

*Principal Guest Master: Iemoto Keiho Hihara of Misho-ryu

*Programmed schedule day-wise

  • November 17, 2023 – Friday

    Registrations, Business Meeting 1, Asian Liaison Meeting Official Inauguration of the Exhibition and Conference, Welcome Dinner

  • November 18, 2023 – Saturday

    Ikebana Workshop, Sogetsu Demonstration, Working Lunch, Culture Workshops Demonstration by Keiho Hihara, Iemoto of Misho-ryu, at Shilpakala Vedika

  • November 19, 2023 – Sunday

    City Tour with lunch Dismantling of the exhibition in the evening

  • November 20, 2023 – Monday

    Business Meeting 2 Sayonara Dinner at Chowmohalla Palace

*Conference Chairperson: Ho-Kiku A. Vineetha (ii15arc2020@gmail.com)/ *The deadline date for accepting registrations closes on 30th April 2023.

IKEBANA INTERNATIONAL

19th NORTH AND CENTRAL AMERICAN REGIONAL CONFERENCE

will be hosted by Philadelphia Chapter and held on October 13-17, 2024. Activities and tours are planned for both pre- and post-conference.

*Programmed schedule day-wise

  • October 13-17, 2024

    Activities and tours planned for both pre- and post-conference

  • October 13, 2024 (Sunday)

    Group workshops

  • October 14 , 2024 (Monday)

    Exhibition setup
    Ribbon-cutting for opening of exhibition
    Dinner and entertainment

  • October 16, 2024 (Wednesday)

    Demonstrations and workshops during the day
    Iemoto’s demonstration in the evening to allow for the public to attend

  • October 17, 2024 (Thursday)

    Multiple workshop opportunities
    Afternoon breakdown of the exhibition
    Sayonara dinner

  • October 18 (Friday) and October 19 (Saturday), 2024

    Optional tours and activities