The Japan Media Arts Festival Executive Committee announces the Call for Entries for the 17th Japan Media Arts Festival in February 2014.
The Japan Media Arts Festival is a comprehensive festival of Media Arts (=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. Since its inception in 1997, the festival has recognized significant works of high artistry and creativity and in addition to a yearly Exhibition of Award-winning Works has held other events, such as symposiums, screenings, and showcases.
The Four Divisions: Art, Entertainment, Animation and Manga
Thursday, July 11 - Thursday, September 12, 2013
Announcement of Award-winning Works: Early December 2013
Award Ceremony: Tuesday, February 4, 2014
Exhibition of Award-winning Works:
Wednesday, February 5 - Sunday, February 16, 2014
Venue: The National Art Center, Tokyo (Roppongi, Tokyo)
and other locations.
Japan Media Arts Festival:
Organizer: Japan Media Arts Festival Executive Committee
Contact Information: Japan Media Arts Festival Secretariat