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Festival Information

Exhibition of Award-winning Works

Dates:

Thursday, September 23 - Sunday, September 3, 2021

Venue:

Miraikan - The National Museum of Emerging Science and Innovation

Satellite Venue:

CINEMA Chupki TABATA, Panasonic Center TOKYO, Spiral Hall, IKEBUKURO HUMAX CINEMAS, AVATAR ROBOT CAFE

Cooperation:

AVATAR ROBOT CAFE,BEAMS Co., Ltd.,CINEMA Chupki TABATA,Dai Nippon Printing Co., Ltd.,David Watts inc.,Dell Technologies Japan Inc.,EIZO Corporation,FUJITSU CLIENT COMPUTING LIMITED,HUMAX CINEMA INC.,Intel K.K.,Miraikan – National Museum of Emerging Science and Innovation,Panasonic Corporation (Panasonic Center TOKYO),THIRDWAVE CORPORATION,UNIT.COM INC.,Wacoal Art Center

Admission free


Awards Ceremony

Date:

coming soon

Venue:


Entry Period:

Wednesday, June 1 – Friday, September 4, 2020


Cooperative Programs:

Bunkamura × MAPP_ 「PLAYTIME」(Bunkamura)
Différence de nature (Studio tune)
TIGER & BUNNY 10th Anniversary in GINZA MITSUKOSHI -Limited Collaboration (Isetan Mitsukoshi Ltd.)
Animated film “Gyokō no Nikuko-chan” (Yoshimoto Kogyo Co., Ltd., Asmik Ace Inc.)


Organizer:
24st Japan Media Arts Festival Executive Committee

Japan Media Arts Festival Executive Committee

Chair:

MIYATA Ryohei [Commissioner of the Agency for Cultural Affairs, Government of Japan]

Operating Committee:

FURUKAWA Taku [Animation Artist] / TATEHATA Akira [President, Tama Art University] /

Jury:

Art Division

AKIBA Fuminori [Aesthetician and Associate Professor, Nagoya University] / Georg TREMMEL [Artist and Researcher] / HACHIYA Kazuhiko[Artist and Associate Professor, Tokyo University of the Arts] / IKEGAMI Takashi [Researcher of Complex Systems Sciences and Professor, Graduate School of Arts and Sciences at the University of Tokyo] / TASAKA Hiroko [Curator of the Tokyo Photographic Art Museum] /

Entertainment Division

HASEGAWA Ai[Artist] / KAWADA Tom [AR3Bros.(Three Brothers of Augmented Reality)] / MORIMOTO Chie[Communication Director and Art Director] / SAYAWAKA [Writer and Story Critic] / TOKITA Takashi[Producer and Game Creator, Square Enix Co., Ltd.] /

Animation Division

MIZUSAKI Jumpei[Animation Director and CEO, Kamikaze Douga] / O’Hara Hidekazu[Animation Director and Animator] / OYAMA Kei[Producer and CEO, CALF Co., Ltd.] / SATO Tatsuo [Animation Director and Scriptwriter] / SUGAWA Akiko [Professor, Institute of Urban Innovation Yokohama National University] /

Manga Division

KAWAHARA Kazuko [Manga Essayist] / KURATA Yoshimi [Manga Artist and Professor, Otemae University] / NISHI Keiko [Manga Artist] / OMOTE Tomoyuki [Researcher, Kitakyushu Manga Museum] / SHIMAMOTO Kazuhiko [Manga Artist and CEO, Aibic Co., Ltd.] /

Festival Platform Award

KAWAMURA Masashi [Creative Director and CCO, Whatever Inc.] / MIZUGUCHI Tetsuya [Founder and CEO, Enhance / Project Professor, Keio University, Graduate School of Media Design] / MIZUTANI Hitomi [Sales & Marketing, THETA Business Division, Smart Vision Business Unit, Ricoh Company, Ltd] /

Selection Members:

Art Division

HAGIWARA Shunya [Web Designer and Programmer] / HIRAHARA Makoto[Associate Professor, Department of Art Science, Faculty of Arts, Osaka University of Arts] / HIRAKAWA Norimichi [Artist] / IMURA Yasuko [Associate Professor, Institute of Advanced Media Arts and Sciences] / MYOKAM Hiroko [Curator and Researcher] / OKA Mizuki [Associate Professor, Faculty of Engineering, Information and Systems, University of Tsukuba]/ TAKAWO Shunsuke [Lecturer, Department of Creative Media Studies, Faculty of Literature, Konan Women’s University] / yang02 [Artist] / YUBISUI Yasuko [Assistant Curator, NTT InterCommunication Center [ICC]]

Manga Division

HIDAKA Toshiyasu [Researcher of Manga] / INOMATA Noriko [Associate Professor, Ibaraki University] / ITO Yu [Associate Professor, Kyoto Seika University] / KANNO Hiroshi [Manga Artist and Professor, Kobe Design University] / KUBO Naoko [Assistant Professor, Department of Fine Arts, Hijiyama University Junior College] / NAGAIKE Kazumi [Professor, Oita University Institute for Global Education and Advanced Research] / ODAGIRI Hiroshi [Freelance Writer] / TAMAGAWA Hiroaki [Researcher of Media] / TOYODA Yumetaro [Manga Editor]

Special Achievement Award

General Critiques

TATEHATA Akira

President, Tama Art University

FURUKAWA Taku

Animation Artist