Call for Entries

Websites Listing Art Competitions in Japan

ArtCompe (Japanese)
Compe (Japanese)
Higashiyama Artists Placement Service (Japanese)
Compedia (Japanese)

Call for Entries Archives / 作品募集古文書
(These links are usually from the previous year’s event)

January

Shiseido Art Egg
No entry fee
Japanese application

Gallery PARC Art Competition
No entry fee
Japanese application

Koganecho Artist In Residence
No entry fee
English and Japanese application

Akiyoshidai International Artist Village (AIAV) Fellowship Program
No entry fee
Japanese and English application

Roppongi Art Night Open Call for Projects
No entry fee
Japanese and English application

Lumine Meets Art Awards
10,000 yen entry fee
Japanese application

February

Spiral independent Creators Festival
No entry fee
Japanese and English application

apexart Franchise Program
No entry fee
English application

March

Sapporo International Short Film Festival International Open Call
No entry fee
Japanese and English application

Ikebukuro Art Gathering Awards
¥2000
Japanese application

Tokyo International Photography Competition
$40 entry fee
Japanese and English application

BankART Station Open Call for Studio Artists
No entry fee
Japanese application

April

Art In The Office
No entry fee
Japanese application

Trolls in the Park
No entry fee
Japanese and English application

Rochester Contemporary Art Center 6 x 6
No entry fee
English application

May

Rokkosan Meets Art
No entry fee
Japanese application

Printed Matter’s NY Art Book Fair
No entry fee
English application

Tokyo Midtown Award
No entry fee
Japanese application / 39 years old and under

June

No Dead Artists Juried Exhibition at Jonathan Ferrara Gallery
$35 entry fee
English application

Canon New Cosmos of Photography
¥3,000
Japanese application

July

Tobikan Selection Group Exhibition of Contemporary Artists
No entry fee
Japanese application

Hiroshima Museum of Contemporary Art – DokoDemo Open Call
No entry fee
Japanese application

August

Lumine Meets Art Award
No entry fee
Japanese application

Sustainable Arts Foundation Grants for Writers and Artists with Children
$15 entry fee
English application

November

Epson Photo Grand Prix
No entry fee
Japanese application