Organized by Amas, Rie Takagi and Takumi Tanaka at an old factory transformed by Taka Ishii and Koyama gallery in Kyoto Futaba Fujikawa

Mai has hosted guest with
Selfu matsuri for serving
Mike Calvert for projection as hanging scroll
Kaiseki course meal by Saito Kaori
Glowing sweets by Mochisho Shizuku

The theme of the ceremony was Ryūgū-jō, the palace of Ryūjin, the Dragon God, under the sea. Place from Japanese mythology the fisher man Urashima Taro was taken to Ryugu-jyo as a reward of rescuing a turtle from bullying kids, he stays there for three days and, upon his return to his village, finds himself 300 years in the future.

Kyoto Tea Ceremony from mai ueda on Vimeo.