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ESSENCE OF KYOTO // popup at Sway Gallery Stockholm March-September 2021

ESSENCE OF KYOTO // popup at Sway Gallery Stockholm March-September 2021

KyotoのEssenceを日常に悠久の都市・京都。歴史と共に育まれた多様な技術と職人業。京都は、都で栄えていた時代から宮中に捧げるものとしての技術の高まりや、日本全国から集まる”業”の集積地として、工芸が発展し、今なおその技術が脈々と受け継がれています。その技術や歴史が、国内外問わず発信できるよう、国内外の方のライフスタイルに取り入れて頂き、生活の質が少しでも豊かになるよう、販売拠点の展開を行っています。その多様な技術や職人業を商品にのせ、”伝統工芸”という者ではなくあくまで現…

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MERRY CHRISTMAS & HAPPY NEW YEAR!!!

MERRY CHRISTMAS & HAPPY NEW YEAR!!!

We wanted to say thank you to our Sway Gallery friends & family for your continued support during a difficult year for everyone. We especially want to thank you for making the effort to help us by socially distancing, by patiently waiting…

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AUMTUMN IS HERE! // Candle Discount

AUMTUMN IS HERE! // Candle Discount

Autumn is here again & to help everyone get cozy in the coming months, we've decided to give 10% off on all candles online for the rest of the month :) Valid online between 23rd Oct to 1st Nov 2020. All products in our Candles category on…

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STUDENT DISCOUNT // 1 August - 18 October 2020

STUDENT DISCOUNT // 1 August - 18 October 2020

10%OFF STUDENT DISCOUNT // 1st Aug-18th Oct 2020 As a new school year starts very soon, we just wanted to thank everyone for their patience and support during 2020 so far by offering a 10% student discount in-store. ***In-store only and pleas…

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1st BIRTHDAY OFFER // 16-17 May 2020

1st BIRTHDAY OFFER // 16-17 May 2020

Originally we were planning on throwing a party with some nibbles and drinks in the gallery, but unfortunately the world has changed and we take our responsibility to keep everyone as safe as possible seriously.Today we celebrate our 1st birt…

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UPDATE // 30 March 2020

UPDATE // 30 March 2020

To our Sway Gallery family, We just thought we would give you an update regarding everything that is going on right now. The safety of our staff & customers is our top priority, and as such we have decided to keep the store closed to the …

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TO OUR FRIENDS...

TO OUR FRIENDS...

To our Sway Gallery family, We are very lucky to have the customers we do and we have been genuinely very touched by the people who have wished us well since we’ve opened in Sweden. During this continually evolving situation regarding the COV…

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CHRISTMAS OPENING HOURS ❤️

CHRISTMAS OPENING HOURS ❤️

For December we have turned our gallery space into extra shop space! We have all our most recent products on display including all of our vintage silk Haori and our new collection of vintage Kokeshi dolls from the Tohoku region :) We will als…

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HOBO KOMIYAMA // 3 October - 31 October 2019

HOBO KOMIYAMA // 3 October - 31 October 2019

Hobo Komiyama was born in 1946 in Tokyo, Japan. While studying at Musashino Art University, Hobo became a researcher for a theatre company. After graduating from Musashino Art University, he began his career as a clothing dye colorist and ill…

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SUMIO SUGIMOTO // 15 August - 7 September 2019

SUMIO SUGIMOTO // 15 August - 7 September 2019

Sumio Sugimoto, born in 1948, is a Japanese artist who lives and works in Iwate prefecture. His paintings are influenced by Kenji Miyazawa (1896-1933) - a poet and writer of fantasy stories for children. With his many pictures of children, wo…

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