Aims and Tasks
The aim of this exhibition is to gather,exhibit and to introduce
contemporary art print works from all over the world.
The exhibition will be held in Tokyo, Kyoto and Osaka consecutively.
The winners of the gold will be able to hold a solo exhibition in Tokyo.
All awarded prints will be offered to be donated to the MACHIDA CITY MUSEUM
OF GRAPHIC ARTS collection.
The task of this exhibition is to contribute to increasing the popularity of
modern prints and to contribute to the exchange between artist and
art-lovers and collectors.
Open Entry Period 1st Sep.2019～31st Jan.2020
Sending Address. 2-31-6, Nishi-Ikebukuro, Toshima-ku, Tokyo 171-0021 Japan
Director Haruko Cho + 81-3-3989-8608
1st ～7th June 2020 at Tokyo Metropolitan Theater http://www.geigeki.jp
Hours 12:00‾18:00 Prize ceremony on 6th.June at 5pm 2020(sat)
◎Kyoto Exhibition: 22nd ‾30th August 2020 at Art Zone Kaguraoka
Director: Uhei Taniguchi
Address.: 4 Yoshida Kaguraokacho, Sakyo-ku, Kyoto 606-8311 Japan
Hours 11:00‾19:00 Closed Wed. and Thu.
◎Osaka Exhibition：4th ‾16th Sep.2020 at GALLERY IROHANI
Address:1-2-29 Kaichohigashi, Sakai-ku, Sakai City Osaka 590-0953 Japan
Hours 11:00‾18:00 Closed Thu.
Gold Prize:1 ￥100,000＋solo exhibition in Tokyo
Silver Prize:１ ￥50,000
Judge Selection Prize:4
Honorable Mention Prize ( granted to a few)
In the case that prints are sold, the commission fee is 50％
Kenji Ishikawa (Art Critic /Professor Tokyo Polytechnic University)
Michael W.Schneider (Artist / Associate Professor.Tokyo University of the
Yuko Sasai (Printmaker/ Professor Nihon University college of Art)
Reiichi Noguchi (Chief Curator Mitsubishi Ichigokan Museum,Tokyo)
◎Each artist should send no more than 2 works.
They should be original prints created since 2016.
Entries may feature any type of method of printmaking and must be signed and
numbered by the artist.
Digital works are accepted also. (mono-type, photographs, photo copies are
Please note that works that have previously won prize in other contests or
exhibition are excluded.
◎The works must be no larger than 210 x 297mm and the image size is free
◎Please find a tag for the art work bellow.
Full in, cut and paste the tag on the back of the submitting art work.
And it also must be accompanied by completed application form.
◎The art work must be sent to B-gallery by EMS in a simple packet unframed
without mount. (Deadline: Jan 31st, 2020)
Participation fee is 50(EUR) or 60(USD).
It will cover catalogue production, organization of the exhibitions, posters
advertising materials and postage for returning the work with the catalogue.
Transfer fee must be paid by the applicant.
Entry fee cannot be returned once paid under any circumstance.