Individuals from the Philippines MAKILALA: to Know, Meet and Dance

A video installation is created based on the interviews from Filipinos at Umeda Catholic Church. Behind thier life stories they told, we will catch a glimpse of cultural differences between Japan and the Philippines, and the two big streams of history which made us encounter.

Video Installation : Their history, to be our story

Director: Hatsumi Abe
Video: Ryohei Tomita
Spatial Design: Shinya Satoh Studio, Department of Architecture, College of Science and Technology, Nihon University
Dates:22 July (Sat)- 7 Aug (Mon) Openig times : Saturday - Monday, 10:00-17:00
Admission: Free
Venue:NAKACHO House(29-1, Senju Nakacho, Adachi-ku, Tokyo)
Access:10 min walk from Kitasenju station (West exit)

Party : Filipa-pi-po!!

When it comes to parties, it’s all about Filipinos – from music to food, decorations and the warm hospitality which involves everybody around. So we will throw a party in MAKILALA way inspired by all of their essenses of enjoying the parties. All welcome!

This year’s theme is “A Midsummer Ocean’s Dream” Dress code is “Orange”, “Yellow” and “Blue” which imaged summer and sea!

Date:29 July (Sat) 17:00 - 20:00(Door opens at 17:00)
Venue:The 7th Hall, Senju Campus, Tokyo University of the Arts
(1-25-1, Senju, Adachi-ku, Tokyo)
Admission: Free / One-plate Filipino food will be sold
Capacity: 100 people / Advance reservation recommended
Access:5 min walk from Kitasenju station(West exit)

How to apply for the party Please write “IMM Party” in the subject heading and send the following information to :
Your name, Age, Gender, Phone number and Email address.

※Please ensure that emails sent from are not treated as spam/junk mail.
※Confidentiality of personal information will be strictly respected and will not be used for any other purpose.

We are looking for people who will make the party excitement together!

photo=Ryohei Tomita