CowParade Niseko will be the first event in Japan in 7 years. It will feature over 30 cows painted by some of Japan’s finest artists. The event is produced in partnership with the Niseko Promotions Board.
CowParade is the largest public Art event in the world and has been hosted in more than 80 countries and tourism destinations. In 2015 the Cow Parade is coming to Niseko and they are looking for Artists…. Be a part of this exciting event and showcase your talent. Design a life size fibreglass cow that will be on display outdoors around the Niseko area during Summer 2015.
The deadline is till February 10th, 2015 and there are 3 poses of cow specifications as below. Chosen designs receive JPY100,000, by art committee and sponsors.
CowParade Niseko will review your application as soon as it is submitted to ensure that it complies with all guidelines. If approved, your design will become part of the portfolio shown to event sponsors for selection. They encourages artists to submit proposals as soon as possible so that we can assemble a diverse portfolio for sponsors to review and choose which designs they would like to sponsor.
CowParade Niseko: guideline
Deadline: November, 2014 – February 28th, 2015
Qualification: regardless address, age nor nationality
Documents: completed application form, your proposed design(s), a brief statement about your design, and a signed Copyright
Standing Cow – Head Up:
241.3cm long x 73.6cm wide x 144.7cm high girth – 210.8cm around stomach
Grazing Cow – Head Down:
213.3 long x 73.6cm wide x 121.9cm high girth – 210.8cm around stomach
223.5cm long x 111.7cm wide x 106.7cm high
Address to send:41-5, Aza-Kabayama, Kucchancho, Abuta-gun, Hokkaido
Organized by Niseko promotions Board
Date: June to October, 2015
Text: Aya Shomura