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Otoko wa tsuraiyo: It's tough being a man with Tora-san impersonator at Tokyo ChaChaCha

This Week in Tokyo – 23 October 2018

The latest edition of This Week in Tokyo – a review of the Maction Planet week that was and a look ahead to what’s coming up in and beyond the city. Check out photos from our tours and read insights into our explorations as we get under the skin of the World’s Greatest Metropolis. This […]

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Tsurumi Fireworks 2018 with train seen on a Maction Planet Tokyo Private Tour

This Week in Tokyo – 21 August 2018

The latest edition of This Week in Tokyo – a review of the Maction Planet week that was and a look ahead to what’s coming up in and beyond the city. Check out photos from our tours and read insights into our explorations as we get under the skin of the World’s Greatest Metropolis, hosted […]

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A world of wonder - TeamLab Planets enjoyed on a Maction Planet Tokyo Private Tour

This Week in Tokyo – 7 August 2018

The latest edition of This Week in Tokyo – a review of the Maction Planet week that was and a look ahead to what’s coming up in and beyond the city. Check out photos from our tours and read insights into our explorations as we get under the skin of the World’s Greatest Metropolis. This week’s […]

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Kate Rowland, featured in Mac on Tokyo

Mac on Tokyo: Kate Rowland

Kate Rowland, an artist and jewellery designer from the UK, talks to Mac, Founder and Lead Guide of Maction Planet, about her work and her journey to the World’s Greatest Metropolis. Maction Planet: Hi Kate. Welcome to Maction Planet. Thank you for joining us. Kate Rowland: Hello! Thanks for interviewing me and featuring my jewellery. […]

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Statue of Liberty Odaiba seen on a Maction Planet Tokyo Private Tour

This Week in Tokyo – 10 July 2018

The latest edition of This Week in Tokyo – a review of the Maction Planet week that was and a look ahead to what’s coming up in and beyond the city. Check out photos from our tours and read insights into our explorations as we get under the skin of the World’s Greatest Metropolis. This […]

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Shibuya Crossing picture-in-picture seen on a Maction Planet Tokyo Private Tour

This Week in Tokyo – 19 June 2018

The latest edition of This Week in Tokyo – a review of the Maction Planet week that was and a look ahead to what’s coming up in and beyond the city. Check out photos from our tours and read insights into our explorations as we get under the skin of the World’s Greatest Metropolis. This […]

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Maction Planet guests at teamLab Borderless on a Tokyo Private Tour

MORI Building Digital Art Museum: EPSON teamLab Borderless – The World’s First Digital Art Museum

We often refer to Tokyo as Art Capital of the World, and our friends at art collective teamLab, along with their collaborators Mori Building and Epson, just made this statement even truer with the unveiling of the world’s first digital art museum: ‘MORI Building Digital Art Museum: EPSON teamLab Borderless’. Maction Planet was honoured to […]

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Roppongi Art Night 2018: Hiromu Miyamoto's Kagewani seen on a Maction Planet Tokyo Art Tour

Kagewani at Roppongi Art Night 2018

Artist Hiromu Miyamoto brought to life the legendary Kagewani at Roppongi Art Night 2018, and we shot the entirety of one of its spontaneous performances!   The Kagewani (影ワニ) is a mythical beast straight out of Japan’s ancient folklore. Rising from the sea, this mysterious ‘shadow crocodile’ would kill those whose shadows it consumed. (Anime fans […]

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Touting for an Owl Cafe on the streets of Tokyo Electric Town, Akihabara - spotted on a Maction Planet Tokyo Otaku Tour

This Week in Tokyo – 15 May 2018

The latest edition of This Week in Tokyo – a review of the Maction Planet week that was and a look ahead to what’s coming up in and beyond the city. Check out photos from our tours and read insights into our explorations as we get under the skin of the World’s Greatest Metropolis. This […]

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Anne Fenres talks to Maction Planet

Mac on Tokyo: Anne Fehres

Filmmaker Anne Fehres is currently participating in the artist-in-residence program at 3331 Arts Chiyoda in Tokyo, known as AIR 3331 . In advance of the premier of her new film ‘Sakura: An Archetypal Journey’ we caught up with her to discuss her journey to The World Greatest Metropolis and the making of this important film.   Maction Planet: Hi […]

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