THE 18TH JAPAN MEDIA ARTS FESTIVAL

NEWSText: Aya Shomura

18th_media_arts_festival

The 18th Japan Media Arts Festival will be held from Wednesday February 4 to Sunday February 15, 2015 at the National Art Center, Tokyo and other venues.

ADVERTISEMENT

The Exhibition of Award-winning Works will present Award-winning Works and information on the Jury Selections as well as the winners of Special Achievement Awards. Brings together a total of approximately 160 works selected from 3,853 entries from 71 countries and regions. The festival program will also include film screenings and various other events.The Japan Media Arts Festival is not only a showcase that brings together works from diverse genres, but also a platform for the sharing of cultural values. A concurrent program of symposia, presentations and workshops gathers diverse artists and creators from Japan and abroad and provides a profound insight into the world of contemporary expression and creation. These 12 days offer a precious opportunity to encounter works representing the most contemporary trends in media arts.

And SHIFT shows interviews of awarded artists as “Ingress” Grand Prize of Entertainment Division, “Nyloïd” Excellence Award of Art Division, “Temps mort / Idle times – dinner scene” New Face Award of Art Division. Please check them out before visiting to.

18th Japan Media Arts Festival
Exhibition of Award-winning Works
Date: February 4th – February 15th, 2015
Opening hours: 10:00 – 18:00 *Open until 20:00 on Fridays. Last entry 30 min prior to closing *Closed on February 10
Place: The National Art Center, Tokyo
Address: 7-22-2 Roppongi, Minato-ku, Tokyo
Holiday: February 10th, 2015
Screening: Cinem@rt Roppongi (3-8-15, Roppongi, Minato-ku, Tokyo)
Manga Library: SuperDeluxe (3-1-25 B1F Nishi-Azabu, Minato-ku, Tokyo)
*Closed days and opening hours vary according to venue.
Admission: free
Organized by Japan Media Arts Festival Executive Committee
Tel: +81 (0)3 3535 3501
http://j-mediaarts.jp/?locale=en

Text: Aya Shomura

[Help wanted] Inviting volunteer staff / pro bono for contribution and translation. Please e-mail to us.
コントワー・デ・コトニエ公式通販サイト | 2016 SUMMER SALE
MoMA STORE