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Festival Information

Exhibition of Award-winning Works

Dates:

February 2-3, 1998

Venue:

The Pit, New National Theatre, Tokyo

Admission free


Awards Ceremony

Date:

February 2, 1998


Venue:

The Pit, New National Theatre, Tokyo


Entry Period:

July 1-October 31, 1997


Organizer: Japan Media Arts Festival Executive Committee
[Agency for Cultural Affairs / Nihon Keizai Shimbun, Inc. / CG-ARTS]

Japan Media Arts Festival Executive Committee

Chair:

HAYASHIDA Hideki (Commissioner for Cultural Affairs)

Vice-chairman:

TAKIKAWA Seiichi (chairman of Computer Graphic Arts Society)
TSURUTA Takuhiko Tsuruta (President & CEO, Nihon Keizai Shimbun,Inc)

Operating Committee

TAKIKAWA Seiichi (chairman of Computer Graphic Arts Society)
KURUMA Hiroshi (General manager, marketing development headquarters, Nihon Keizai Shimbun, Inc.)
ENDO Akio (Deputy commissioner for Cultural Affairs)
NISHIZAKI Kiyohisa (Director, The National Museum of Modern Art, Tokyo)

NAEKI Akira (Professor, Nagaoka University of Technology)

Adjudication Committee:

Chairman

KAWAGUCHI Yoichirou (Associate professor, Tsukuba University)

Digital Art [Interactive / Non-interactive] Division

Head Adjudicator: KAWAGUCHI Yoichirou (Associate professor, Tsukuba University)
Deputy Head Adjudicator: OHIRA Tomohiro (Professor, Research Institute, Arts of Tokai University)
HAMANO Yasuki (Associate professor, Research and Development, National Institute of Multi Media Education)
FUKUDA Miran (Painter)
IINO Kenji (Game writer)
HIBINO Katsuhiko (Associate professor, Tokyo National University of Fine Arts and Music)
ITO Junji (Art critic)

Animation / Manga

Head Adjudicator: SATONAKA Machiko (Manga artist)
Deputy Head Adjudicator: SUZUKI Shinichi (Animation director)
ISHINOMORI Shotaro (Manga artist)
ISHIKO Jun (Manga critic)
TANIKAWA Akihide (Professor, Tsukuba University)
Monkey Punch (Manga artist)
OSHII Mamoru (Animation director)