Jury Selection, 19th Japan Media Arts Festival, 2015

Prize / Honour: Prizes and awards (RGC: 64B)64B_Prizes and awards

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Description: 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. This year, the 19th Festival received 4,417 works from 87 countries and regions around the world, demonstrating is continuing evolution as an established annual international festival. Award-winning works are exhibited both within Japan and abroad through various projects and events organized by The Agency of Cultural Affairs, Government of Japan which aims to promote the creation, development and understanding, awareness and appreciation of Media Arts.

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Awarded date2016
Granting OrganisationsAgency of Cultural Affairs, Government of Japan