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Festival Information

Exhibition of Award-winning Works

Dates:

February 27-March 2, 1999

Venue:

The Pit, New National Theatre, Tokyo

Admission free


Awards Ceremony

Date:

February 26, 1999

Venue:

The Pit, New National Theatre, Tokyo


Entry Period:

July 10-October 31, 1998


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 of the Agency for Cultural Affairs)

Vice-chairman:

TAKIKAWA Seiichi (Chairman, CG-ARTS)
TSURUTA Takuhiko (President & CEO, Nihon Keizai Shimbun,Inc.)

Operating Committee:

TAKIKAWA Seiichi (Chairman, CG-ARTS)
KONDO Shinji (Deputy Commissioner for Cultural Affairs)
KUSUMA Hiroshi (General Manager, Marketing development headquarters, Nihon Keizai Shimbun, Inc.)
NISHIZAKI Kiyohisa (Director, The National Museum of Modern Art, Tokyo)
NAEKI Akira (Professor, Nagaoka University of Technology)

Adjudication Committee:

Chairman

KAWAGUCHI Yoichirou (Professor, Research into artifacts, Center for engineering, The University of Tokyo)

Digital Art [Interactive / Non-interactive] Division

Head Adjudicator: KAWAGUCHI Yoichirou (Professor, Research into artifacts, Center for engineering, The University of Tokyo)
Deputy Head Adjudicator: OHIRA Tomohiro (Professor, Research Instituteof Arts, Tokai University)
ITO Junji (Art Critic)
SHONO Haruhiko (CG Artist)
HAMANO Yasuki Hamano (Associate professor of Research and Development, National Institute of Multi Media Education)
HIBINO Katsuhiko (Associate professor, Tokyo National University of Fine Arts and Music)
FUKUDA Miran (Painter)

Animation / Manga Division

Head Adjudicator: SATONAKA Machiko (Manga Artist)
Deputy Head Adjudicator: SUZUKI Shinichi (Animation Director)
ISHIKO Jun (Manga Critic)
OKADA Emiko (Animation Critic)
KASHIWAGI Hiroshi (Professor, Musashino Art University)
TANIKAWA Akihide (Professor, University of Tsukuba)
Monkey Punch (Manga Artist)