The Japan Media Arts Festival
Please enjoy twice both 20th Festival and 20th Anniversary Exhibition!
This year, Japan Media Arts Festival marks its 20th anniversary since its inception in 1997 and two projects as “The 20th Japan Media Arts Festival” and “Japan Media Arts Festival 20th Anniversary Exhibition” will be held.
From this year, the schedule from call for entries through judging and selection until announcement of Award-winning Works is significantly changed.
After strict jury screening, the Grand Prize, the Excellence Awards, the New Face Awards and Jury Selections in the four divisions of Art, Entertainment, Animation and Manga as well as the winners of Special Achievement Awards will be selected and announced in mid-March 2017. (The Exhibition of Award-winning Works will be held around Summer to Autumn 2017.)