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TCAA 2019-2021 | Award winners, Award Ceremony, and Symposium Announced
The winners have been decided upon for the first ever Tokyo Contemporary Art Award (TCAA). Award Ceremony and Symposium will be held on April 21. Details of the Award Ceremony and Symposium are as follows,


■Award Ceremony and Symposium
Date: April 21 (Sun.), 2019, 15:00-17:00 (Doors open for 14:30-)
[Award Ceremony: 15:00-15:30, Award Symposium: 15:40-17:00]
Venue: B2 Auditorium, Museum of Contemporary Art Tokyo, 4-1-1 Miyoshi, Koto-ku, Tokyo 135-0022 Japan
*Admission Free / Reservations required / With Japanese-English interpretation provided

At this symposium to commemorate the first Tokyo Contemporary Art Award, the winners and judges will discuss plans for future work, an overview of the awards, and hopes for the future.

Winners : KAZAMA Sachiko SHITAMICHI Motoyuki
The International Selection Committee :
KAMIYA Yukie (Gallery Director, Japan Society, New York)
SUMITOMO Fumihiko (Director, Arts Maebashi / Associate Professor, Graduate School of Tokyo University of the Arts)
Doryun CHONG (Deputy Director / Curatorial and Chief Curator, M+)
Carol Yinghua LU (Director, Beijing Inside-Out Art Museum)
KONDO Yuki (Program Director, Tokyo Arts and Space)

Moderator :
SHIOMI Yuko (Director, Arts Initiative Tokyo)

*Because of other commitments, Maria LIND will not participate.
*Please note that the list of panelists is subject to change.

<how to apply>
Please apply by Email if you will attend by April 11 (Thu). In the text, please indicate your name, the phone number and attendance and put “TCAA Ceremony” in the subject line. To: tcaa_ceremony[at]
*Please change (at) to @.
*Please note that we might not be able to accept your application when it reach a fixed number.

For further information about the winners >>