Look at this lovely old machiya! How could you resist a barbecue here?
Shijo Kyo Machiya BBQ Night II is on Saturday, June 18th from 5pm-8pm. Here are the details:
Shijo Kyo Machiya BBQ Night II will feature a special lecture by architect Geoffrey Moussas. In 1994, he started the all-out research work of Kyo Machiya and, with his company Design 1st, has since become known for his Machiya renovation design while incorporating modern elements.
1st Part: 5PM-6PM: Lecture on Kyoto machiya by Geoffrey Moussas
2nd Part: 6PM-8PM: Dinner in the 100 year-old machiya building, garden and “Kura bar”. All of this will turn into a big party space, where business persons and students can socialize and network.
Also, this event is our “tribute” to the non-Japanese who continue to visit and live in Japan after 3.11. In short, non-Japanese will be given a
Non-Japanese / Students: 2,000yen
With RSVP: food + two drinks / Without RSVP: food + one drink
For reservations, please visit this facebook page,
or send an e-mail to: firstname.lastname@example.org
There are some pictures from the first Shijo Kyo Machiya BBQ Night here on facebook.
Venue: Shijo Kyo Machiya (Nishinotoin-Shijo)
〒600-8493 11 Kakkyo-Yama-Cho, Shimogyo-ku, Kyoto City
Just 5 minutes on foot from the subway Shijo Station or Hankyu Karasuma Station. Here is a map.
Easy access, plenty of food & drinks, inspiring presentations.
Don’t miss it!!
Thanks to Eric Luong for sending both the information and the pictures.