Art & Culture
Japan's gateway to the world abounds with ancient art forms, exciting theatre and innovative art
With a rich history of international exchange, Kyushu has fostered art and innovation for centuries. From the influences of Dutch and Portuguese architecture in Nagasaki to the exquisite pottery of Saga, this island has welcomed new ideas and created new traditions. Through dance, festivals, theatre and art, Kyushu tells its ancient stories and connects with new generations.