Steam Dreams: The Japanese Public Bath plunges into the world of sentō—the history of the public bath, the importance of its preservation and the future of Japanese communal bathing culture. Through a diverse selection of works including historical artefacts, retro-pop ephemera, mural painting, contemporary photography, illustration, and local community art, Steam Dreams presents an introduction to the multifaceted sentō culture of Japan.
Dates: 12 February – 22 May 2021
Location: The Japan Foundation, Level 4
Cost: Free Entry