The 21st Japan Media Arts Festival Exhibition of Award-winning Works


The Japan Media Arts Festival is a comprehensive festival of Media Arts (Japanese: Media Geijutsu) that honors outstanding works from a diverse range of media - from animation and comics to media art and games. The festival gives awards in each of its four divisions: Art, Entertainment, Animation, and Manga. It also provides a platform for appreciation of the Award-winning and other notable works. The 21st Festival received 4,192 entries from 98 countries and regions in its four divisions: Art, Entertainment, Animation and Manga. The Exhibition of Award-winning Works will present selected works featuring a wide range of styles, genres and forms of expression, as well as materials documenting the lifetime accomplishments of Special Achievement Award winners. The festival program will also include symposia, artists’ talks, workshops and other related events. Gathering diverse artists and creators from Japan and abroad, the twelve days of the festival will offer a precious opportunity to experience works representing the most contemporary trends in Media Arts.

Date June 13 (Wed.) – June 24 (Sun.), 2018
Closed on June 19 (Tue.)
Opening hours 10:00-18:00
*10:00 - 20:00 on Fridays and Saturdays
(Last admission 30 minutes before closing)
Venue The National Art Center, Tokyo (Kokuritsu-Shin-Bijutsukan), Special Exhibition Gallery 2E
7-22-2 Roppongi, Minato-ku, Tokyo 106-8558
Organized by Japan Media Arts Festival Executive Committee
Admission Free
*The festival will be held also at the following venues:
TOHO CINEMAS Roppongi Hills(6-10-2, Roppongi, Minato-ku, Tokyo, 106-0032),
SuperDeluxe(3-1-25 B1F Nishi-Azabu, Minato-ku, Tokyo, 106-0031), and other locations
*Opening hours vary according to venue.
Inquiries Japan Media Arts Festival Secretariat[c/o CG-ARTS]

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