Toko Shinoda is a formidable Japanese trailblazer of modern abstract expressionism, and still a star.
With fresh air and a temperate climate, the Orchards Niseko is the development to look at in Japan.
The established brand begins a new chapter in Japan with a store and an exhibition.
Art Republik star TeamLab is an artist collaborative that epitomizes the phrase “imagination knows no bounds”.
The Ginza jewelry store designs ornate samurai helmets for the May 5 festival.
CDG fragrances brings us a little hint of Japan in a quirky polka dot bottle
The Japanese designer collaborates with the Finnish store to create highly distinctive home ware.
Ready for swimsuits that are literally made-to-measure suits? Well, Quiksilver has three different business suits that can be worn straight into the water.
A Japanese sushi boss shelled out more than $117,000 January 5 for a giant bluefin tuna, raising concerns once more about this threatened species.
Kobe beef and eye-wateringly expensive Yubari melons are protected products, like champagne, after Japan Tuesday granted them special status.
Tokyo is now home to the largest Saint Laurent store in the world – bigger even than your average penthouse.
Japan has banned imports of French foie gras due to a bird flu outbreak, an agriculture ministry official said.
A gold-coated Kit Kat bar will hit stores in Japan late November, but at an eye-watering US$16 a finger (limited to 500 pieces) it will only be available for the lucky few.
A who’s who of the world’s best-selling artists in 2015, as compiled by our friends at Art Republik
French designer Jean Paul Gaultier is set to release his affordably priced collection for the Japanese retailer Seven & i on October 1.
Italian designer Ermenegildo Zegna has created a new collection, inspired by Japan’s fashion and craftmanship, reports Women’s Wear Daily.
Drinks giant Suntory has sent whisky to the International Space Station to test how zero gravity affects the drink’s “mellowness”.
Japanese brewing and distilling company Suntory is sending its world-class whiskey to age where few liquors have gone before: outer space.
Have you always dreamed of staying in a library after hours? Japan has the solution: a library hotel, the “Book and Bed Hotel,” will open this fall.
Cosmetics company Shiseido has just released a new television ad starring Lady Gaga that will air in Japan.