The Japanese aesthetic, specifically pop culture and contemporary design, has influ- enced many Western designers in recent years. Simone Legno, creator, Tokidoki (pictured) ; and Matthew Waldman, Chief Creative Officer & President, Nooka, Inc. share their love of Japanese pop culture and discuss how modern Japan has influenced the design of their clothing, accessories, watches and toys. Moderated by Josh Spear, Founding Partner, Undercurrent. The event will be followed by a reception. When: Tuesday, Oct 12, 6:30pm Where: Japan Society, 333 East 47th St, New York City Admission is $12. For more info and tickets, click here.