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FELLINI Gallery Kyoto, Japan Residency

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FELLINI Gallery Art Center in Kyoto, Japan is open Now in 2021, Selected Artists will be given a group show at the end of the residency.  For additional info contact us: Public artist talk, workshop, residency, language exchange, group show and open studio events and Publicity in print and media.

FELLINI Gallery Berlin has moved to Kyoto, Japan.  In Berlin we no longer have a gallery but some of our artists offer a great Berlin city center residency.  If you are interested please let us know.

FELLINI Kyoto Art center is inside the eco friendly boutique hotel, comprised of an international art gallery, café/bar, ateliers, studios and residency in the cultural and artistic city center of Kyoto, Japan.

Residency offers private rooms in the hotel, some rooms with the private balcony with the city view in the Kyoto city center of Japan.  We are 3 min walk to subway stop Sanjo Keihan, along the Kamo river, 5-10 minutes walk to Gion, Pontocho with many restaurants, bars, cafes, Nishiki market, Shijo, and Kawaramachi but inside is very quiet.

This extraordinary space where the diverse group of international artists can work and live concept, has created a lot of excitement and success amongst artists in Berlin and we have created a similar concept in Kyoto.

A long term or short-term residency and exhibition cooperation opportunities with the internationally known gallery are available.  For the residency private rooms start 450€ to 900€ monthly and shared studio is free.  Fully furnished with Bed linens, towels, washing machine, maid service, fast free wifi, kitchen with full utensils, Water, electric, heat/Aircon included.

There is no funding available and the artist must pay for their own travels and housing.  Residency does not guarantee the exhibition as the Gallery director chooses the artists.   Internship is available.

If you are already in Japan, you are welcome to view Mon-Sat 10:00 - 17:00, please let me know your preferable viewing time and arrival and departure dates.

 

Prize summary: 
Free studio space, Group show exhibition
Deadline: 
01/26/2021
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24th Japan Media Arts Festival | Call for Entries

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The Japan Media Arts Festival Executive Committee is now accepting entries for the 24th Japan Media Arts Festival. All artists around the world, without distinction as to professional, amateur, independent, or commercial, are invited to submit their works. Eligible works are completed or released within a year before the deadline (October 5, 2019 – September 4, 2020).

From each division, the jury committee will select winners of the Grand Prizes, Excellence Awards, Social Impact Award, New Face Awards, and U-18 Award. All awards including Special Achievement Awards and Jury Selections will be announced in March 2021. Each of the winners from the four divisions will receive a trophy and prize money up to 1,000,000 yen, and also win an opportunity to present their works at the Exhibition of Award-winning Works in Tokyo.

In addition to the four divisions: Art, Entertainment, Animation, and Manga, there will be an open call for Festival Platform Award, which is an award given to brilliant new exhibition plan that utilize the characteristics of its facilities of organizations in liaison with the Japan Media Arts Festival.

[Art, Entertainment, Animation, Manga Divisions]

■ Entry Period: July 1, 2020 – September 4, 2020 (18:00 Japan Standard Time)

■ Awards: Grand Prize, Excellence Awards, Social Impact Award, New Face Awards, and U-18 Award

 

Entries must be submitted online. Submission of entries is free of charge.

Deadline: 
09/04/2020

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JIA Illustration Award 2020

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Japan Illustrators' Association hold the contest of illustration every year. This is the international illustration competition. Anyone, professional or amateur, can apply.
This competition is for finding newcomers.
People in advertising and publishing are paying close attention to this.

Application essential points of this competition
The genre of the works : You can apply for works of any genre, including hand-painting works, digital works, and three-dimensional works. Condition of the works which you can apply : They must be original works which have not used for jobs.
The images you show on your web site are OK.

Prizes Details: 

GRANDPRIX : 1 artist / Cristal shield / Prize money 400,000 yen / Annual illustration book / Supplementary prize
Gold award : 1 artist / Cristal shield / Prize money 200,000 yen / Annual illustration book / Supplementary prize
Silver award : 10 artists / Certificate of commendation / Annual illustration book / Supplementary prize
Bronze award : 40 artists / Certificate of commendation / Annual illustration book / Supplementary prize
Supplementary prize : Exemption from JIA membership fee and annual membership fee.

Deadline: 
06/30/2020

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Fee Detail: 
32 dollars for the first piece and add 28 dollars from the second piece
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CALL FOR APPLICATIONS: 
ARCUS Project 2020 IBARAKI Artist-in-Residence Program

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Introduction
ARCUS Project’s artist-in-residence program provides opportunities for emerging artists in the field of contemporary art to cultivate their artistic creativity and vision. Located around an hour from Tokyo, a residency at ARCUS Studio allows participants in the program to come into contact with the contemporary art scene in Japan as well as devote themselves to their creative endeavors in a calm environment while interacting with the local community. Through the support the program offers from its dedicated team of coordinators and regular tutorials with a curator, artists are able to search for and explore approaches in their practices and undertake new challenges in their artistic expression.
The program particularly emphasizes research-based practices and presents the initial results of these processes at open studios. It welcomes ideas for artworks and projects that develop out of encounters with people, the land, and culture, and aspire to form critical spaces that are open and international.

Program Period
August 27 through December 4, 2020 (100 days)

Eligibility
The applicant must:
--- be an emerging artist engaged in contemporary visual arts or other related fields.
--- be born on or after January 1, 1980.
--- be resident outside Japan and able to enter Japan legally.
--- not be enrolled at an educational institution during the program period unless it is a PhD program.

Program Provisions
Studio, accommodation, round-trip airfare, 180,000 yen for living expenses, and 450,000 yen for artistic activities

Application Deadline
May 12, 2020 (23:59:59 UTC+9)

Deadline: 
05/12/2020
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Call for artists and art curator maximum reward of $10,000

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The best artwork is rewarded weekly. Maximum reward is $10,000.
In order to collect excellent artworks from all over the world, we have decided to ask this task to art curator in public. A person who submits the most fascinating artwork will be rewarded. We will judge the submitted artworks strictly by reviewing them manually and evaluating them fairly. The best and some of the winner’s artworks will be posted on our online gallery.
Register as an applicant and send an URL link of your artwork.
The gallery will accept artwork on any subject. Please submit an URL link of your artwork. The artwork can be anything from a picture from Facebook page or URL of imgur, as far as you think this is great art.
Which artwork would you like to bring into spotlight? Artwork of any theme and any time period are accepted.

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$100 - $10,000

Deadline: 
04/26/2020

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$10
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Awaji Art Circus 2020 - Open Call for Performing Artists

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Awaji Art Circus 2020 - Open Call For Performing Artists! 

LOCATION: Awaji Island, Hyogo Prefecture and other regions in Japan
DATES: September 16 (Wed)~October 27 (Tue), 2020

SALARY: 120,000 JPY per artist, busking, plus an OPPORTUNITY TO WIN 300,000 JPY!!!

TRANSPORTATION, ACCOMMODATION and FOOD: All costs will be provided by the organizer!

Don't miss out!

We’re eagerly awaiting applications from professional artists who are engaged in and highly passionate about street performing arts! Bring your talents to Japan, perform live, and experience a new culture!

*Performance Genres Accepted: Circus acts, Musical performance, Dance, Street Theater, Live Painting, among others!
*Performance Genres Not Accepted: Aerial performances, Chinese pole, tightrope walking, teeterboard, fire acts, performances which require perfectly flat surface, others.

*If your performance does not fit within any of the above genres, please do not hesitate to contact us for confirmation about whether it is acceptable for Awaji Art Circus.

APPLICATION DEADLINE: 11 PM (JST) on April 19 (Sun), 2020.

Deadline: 
04/19/2020

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