Japan Media Arts Festival  

Image from the 21st Japan Media Arts Festival, 2018

22nd Japan Media Arts Festival Exhibition of Award-winning Works


The 22nd Japan Media Arts Festival received 4,384 entries from 102 countries and regions in its four divisions: Art, Entertainment, Animation and Manga. The Exhibition of Award-winning Works will present selected works featuring a wide range of styles, genres and forms of expression, as well as materials documenting the lifetime accomplishments of Special Achievement Award winners. The festival program will also include symposia, artists’ talks, workshops and other related events. Gathering diverse artists and creators from Japan and abroad, the 16 days of the festival will offer a precious opportunity to experience works representing the most contemporary trends in Media Arts (in Japanese: Media Geijutsu).

  • Period

    Saturday, June 1 - Sunday, June 16, 2019
    (Closed every Tuesday)
  • Opening Time


  • Venues

    Miraikan - The National Museum of Emerging Science and Innovation, Fuji Television Wangan Studio, Tokyo International Exchange Center, BMW GROUP Tokyo Bay, Symbol Promenade Park and other locations
  • Admission


  • Organizer

    22nd Japan Media Arts Festival Executive Committee

  • Chair

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

  • Operating Committee

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

  • Co-organizer

    Bureau of Port and Harbor, Tokyo Metropolitan Government, Tokyo Waterfront City Association

  • Cooperation

    BMW GROUP Japan, Japan Student Services Organization, Tokyo International Exchange Center, Miraikan – The National Museum of Emerging Science and Innovation, Tokyo Port Terminal Corporation

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