Takamatsu Bonsai Convention 2014
What is the Takamatsu Bonsai Convention?
The city of Takamatsu in Kagawa is famous for producing about 80% of pine bonsai in Japan. There are beautiful bonsai displayed which is only seen in japan and also Bonsai Demonstration is hold by Japanese famous bonsai masters.
October 29th (wed) ~ November 3rd (mon)
▼The Venue :
Tamamo Park（Hiunkaku Hall 10/29～11/01・Sakuranobaba
Ritsurin Garden（Kikugetsu-tei 10/29～11/03）
Kagawa Kinashi Ueki Bonsai Center（10/31～11/02）
JA Kagawa Kokubunji Bonsai Center（10/31～11/02）
※ You need to pay your oen entrance fee at Tamao Park and Ritsurin Garden
Kagawa Bonsai Production Promotion Conference
（Takamatsu Bonsai Convention Steering Committee）
51, Sato, Kinashi-cho, Takamatsu, Kagawa
TEL. ＋81 80-2971-0241
Bonsai Demonstration : Bonsai Masters
Koji Hiramatsu / Oct.30 (Thu)
Date of Birth : December 1967
Garden : The successor to Hiramatsu Syunsyou-en, fourth generation
Current Position : Chairman of Takamatsu Bonsai Convention Steering Committee, Director of All Japan Shohin Bonsai Association, All Japan Shohin Bonsai Association Official Demonstrator
Bjorn Biorholm / Oct.31 (Fri)
Date of Birth : 1986 U.S.A.
Experience : When he was 13, started Bonsai as a hobby. Apprenticeship at Fujikawa Kokaen in Osaka since 2008. Works at Fujikawa International Bonsai School in Kokaen as a teacher. Teaching Bonsai all over the world every year.
Taiga Urushibata / Nov.1 (Sat)
Date of Birth : July 1979
Experience : Apprenticed under Mr. Masahiko Kimura for 6 years, when he was 20 years old. Regarded overseas as an exceptional demonstrator, has been invited to Spain, U.S.A, France, Poland, Italy and Colombia.
Garden : Successor to Taisho-en, second generation
・Obe Day Tour in Naoshima
※ You need to register to participate in the above activities. check out website.
(photo from http://www.takamatsu-bonsai-convention.jp/en/)
Takamatsu is the known as bonsai town and there are many great japanese pine bonsai. In this event many foreigners visit to japan from world and communicate with japanese bonsai masters and lovers……
If you have a chance, you should come to visit. Thank you.
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