The winners have been decided upon for the third Tokyo Contemporary Art Award (TCAA). Award Symposium will be held on March 21.
Details of the Award Ceremony and Symposium are as follows,
SHIGA Lieko, TAKEUCHI Kota
*Admission Free / Reservations required / First-come-first-served basis / With Japanese-English interpreter
The first half of the commemorative event includes a talk between two selection committee members who have been involved in selection process for the past three awards on the potential for progress and change in the trajectories of artists, a topic often addressed during the selection process.
In the second half of the event, two award winners of the 3rd TCAA will talk about their activities toward an art exhibition to be held at the Museum of Contemporary Art Tokyo in 2023.
Date: March 21 (Sun.), 2021, 14:00-15:30 (Doors open from 13:30-)
Venue: B2 Auditorium, Museum of Contemporary Art Tokyo, 4-1-1 Miyoshi, Koto-ku, Tokyo
Panelists:[Winners] SHIGA Lieko (Photographer), TAKEUCHI Kota (Artist)
[International Selection Committee] SUMITOMO Fumihiko (Director, Arts Maebashi / Associate professor, Graduate School of Tokyo University of the Arts), Carol Yinghua LU (Director, Beijing Inside-Out Art Museum)
Moderator: SHIOMI Yuko (Director, Arts Initiative Tokyo / Selection Secretarist)
*The link for viewing the symposium will be available here.
If you participate online, no prior application is required.
■Applying to attend the award symposium■
Please apply by 3/10(Wed.), using the application form on this website.
*To prevent the spread of COVID-19, attendance for the Award ceremony is limited to members of the press and others by invitation only.
The ceremony will be conducted online streaming. (with Japanese-English interpreter)
If you participate online, no prior application is required. The link for viewing the symposium will be available here.
Date: March 19 (Fri.), 2021, 10:30-11:00
*Subject to alteration according to the state of the COVID-19 infection.