Welcome to the London Chapter of Ikebana International, a non profit organisation to promote Ikebana, the Japanese Art of Flower Arranging.
Each year we run a programme of demonstrations, an annual exhibition and workshop by different Ikebana schools so you can appreciate and learn more about the beauty and practice of Ikebana.
We also provide information on teachers and their schools if you wish to take lessons, plus events run by individual ikebana schools and teachers,plus any linked events that promote the art of Ikebana.
II meetings normally start at 12.30 pm and are held in the ground floor hall at:The Brompton Oratory, Brompton Road, London SW7 2RP which is next to the V&A museum.The nearest underground stations is South Kensington. Parking is available nearby on meters and is not in the congestion zone
We were delighted to welcome Madam Tsuruoka , wife of the Japanese ambassador to open our exhibition ‘the colours of Autumn’ on 17th October. There were wonderful arrangements from all the different schools plus two splendid demonstrations by Tricia Hill ,Ichiyo and Irene Moore Sogetsu .
Our most recent event was a demonstration by Hansa Patel, Ikenobo on Tuesday 21st November. Pictures are on our facebook page, click on link