• on June 07 2024

    Explore Asia Through Picture Books (China Picture Book Day) – Now Accepting Applications.

    In a special feature of ‘Reading Picture Books and Kamishibai from Asia’, we will introduce picture books from China. One of the books will be read in both Chinese and Japanese, with the Chinese version being read by a native Chinese speaker. Application is open to adults as well as groups and families with children. Admission is free. Come and enjoy the picture books through illustrations and sound as you listen to the Chinese language.


    Sunday, 14th July 2024


    11:30am to 12:00pm and 13:00pm to 13:30pm


    Kid’s Corner in Fukuoka Asian Art Museum
    7th Floor, Riverain Center Building, 3-1 Shimokawabata-machi, Hakata-ku, Fukuoka city, Japan

    Book in read in Chinese / Japanese

    『Ohisama-ga ochinaiyouni』 別譲太陽掉下来

    Written by Zhenyuan Guo, illustrated by Chengliang Zhu        Translated by Taiki Aoyama, Naoko Hirobe                        LYCHEE BOOKS, 2021


    About 10 groups/families for each session

    How to apply

    Apply from here (Applications will close 3 days prior to the event dates)

    Related Link

    Multilingual Story Time

    Fukuoka Asian Art Museum