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  • Exhibition

    August 4 (Sat) – August 29 (Wed) at Higashikawa Bunka Gallery *Ribbon Cutting Ceremony: August 4 (Sat), 15:00 The exhibition contains photographs that have been awarded the Overseas Photographer Award, the Domestic Photographer Award, the Special Photographer Award, and the Hidano Kazuuemon Award.

  • Event

    August 5 (Sun) 13:00-17:30 at Higashikawa Bunka Gallery People have an opportunity to meet with the award winning photographers at the artwork exhibition venue and discover the secrets of creating photography.

  • Exhibition

    August 4 (Sat) 9:30-13:30 (Preliminary Audition) August 5 (Sun) 9:30-11:30 (Final Audition) Venue: The Red Brick Warehouses (pre-application required; free to observe) The Auditions are supported by the Tokyo Institute of Photography and Horiuchi Color Ltd. We, the Town of Photography – Higashikawa, hold the Red Brick Open Portfolio Auditions to find new talented artists and help develop the photo culture. Not only the judges evaluate and give feedback about the artists’ works, but it is also an opportunity to meet lots of people who are visiting the festival, as well as contribute to the photo culture. The Grand Prix winner gets the opportunity to be exhibited at the Tokyo Institute of Photography and publish a photo book. We – the Town of Photography hope that these auditions will help us uncover new talent. Judges: Kotaro Iizawa (photography critic), Ryudai…

  • Exhibition

    Exhibition Dates: August 4 (Sat) 15:00-21:00, August 5 (Sun) – August 29 (Wed) 10:00-17:30 at Higashikawa Bunka Gallery Joint Review Dates: August 5 (Sun) at Higashikawa Bunka Gallery The exhibition is supported by Nippon Camera Co., Ltd We are looking for exhibitors for the annual Higashikawa Free Forum 2018: Photo Independence Exhibition “Meet and Review”, which is a part of the Higashikawa International Photo Festival and is supported by Nippon Camera Co., Ltd. Not only can the exhibitors showcase their work on a wall with the size of 1.8m×2.2m, but they also have an opportunity to discuss their work with professional photographers, critics and curators. Outstanding works will be featured on the Nippon Camera Magazine. We are looking forward to your participation and hoping that this event will help you spread your wings.

  • Exhibition

    August 4 (Sat) – August 5 (Sun) at the front yard of Higashikawa Bunka Gallery Supported by Nikon Imaging Japan Inc. The 34th Higashikawa International Photo Festival’s “Street Gallery” is an open exhibition on the street. The contest is divided into two categories – ‘General’ and ‘High School Students’. The first one has no restrictions on genre, age, etc.; the second one allows high school students to participate for free (children who are not high school students need to apply for the ‘General’). Participants will be asked to display their work on a 90×180cm panel in a way that best shows their individuality and character. It is a good opportunity to show your works to professional photographers, magazine editors and other visitors, and get some advice. We are looking forward to your applications! The Grand Prix winner will receive Nikon…