This exhibition at the Mori Art Museum in Tokyo, held from November 2019 to March 2020, featured more than a hundred projects, and provided a window from which to contemplate the changes that are developing right now due to the advances in AI, biotechnology, robotics, and AR.
For the past five years, the Kaohsiung municipal government has been evicting residents of a community known as the city’s oldest indigenous settlement. But even though their houses have largely been torn down, some of the residents still refuse to move.
This SNA Speakeasy features Cedric Alviani on the theme of “Press Freedom in East Asia.”
Today, we see the eight-hour workday as a social norm, albeit observed more in the breech. But workers shed blood and tears to bequeath this right to us.
This SNA Speakeasy features Jess Panegyres on the theme of “In the Wake of the Australia Wildfires.”
A roundup of the most significant news stories from Japan reported in the last half of April 2020.