Application Guidelines

Application Guidelines may be downloaded here.

Period for Application

Starts on 23rd of July. and ends at 23:59 on 10th of Oct, 2018 (Japan time).

The deadline for entries has expired. We thank all entrants for their submissions.

Categories

Acceptable formats

General Category Still Images/Moving Images/Interactive Art/Entertainment
Student Category Still Images/Moving Images/Interactive Art/Entertainment

General Category

For those who aim for being a professional creator with high artistic skill.

Still Images
Works created by computer graphics and digital imaging
Moving Images
Works created by computer graphics, video editing as well as other digital techniques such as animating.
Interactive Art
Works with applying media technology and adopting interactivity, focusing on mutual relationship such as "human and machine" or "human and human" (Performing art or installation art).
Entertainment
Works produced or prototyped for industrial applications, such as video games, Smartphone App, TV/Web commercials, and promotional images.

Student Category

For students who are interested in digital art and have just started their career. Entries by pairs or groups are also accepted.

Still Images
Works created by computer graphics and digital imaging
Moving Images
Works created by computer graphics, video editing as well as other digital techniques such as animating.
Interactive Art
Works with applying media technology and adopting interactivity, focusing on mutual relationship such as "human and machine" or "human and human" (Performing art or installation art).
Entertainment
Works produced or prototyped for industrial applications, such as video games, Smartphone App, TV/Web commercials, and promotional images.

Asia Digital Art Award

Asia Digital Art Award
  • 1 from General Category
  • Fukuoka Governor's Award Certificate
Grand Award
  • Each 1 from General and Student Category except the work which has won the Asia Digital Art Award.
  • General Category: 1 from either Still or Moving Images Section...The MInister of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology Award Certificate.
  • General Category: Interactive Art Section...The Minister of Internal Affairs and Communications Award Certificate.
  • General Category: Entertainment Section...The Minister of Economy, Trade and Industry Award Certificate.
  • Student Category: Monetary Award granted from the KAKIHARA Science and Technology Research Foundation to each Grand Award winner as a support for the next generation.
Excellence Award
  • 2 from General and Student Categories respectively.
Finalists Award
  • Around 10 from all works
Fukuoka Mayor's Award Certificate
  • 1 from all works

Judging Process

The winners will be selected through two rounds of judging (Preliminary and Final). The screening will be done only by the submitted date of the registration and the work itself.

Judges

GENDA, Etsuo

(Professor,Kobe Design University/Emeritus Professor, Kyushu University )

KAWAGUCHI, Yoichiro

(Emeritus Professor, The University of Tokyo)

SAKAI, Shigekazu

(Professor, Waseda University)

Chung, Do-sung

(Professor , Dean of College of Design, Kookmin University, Korea)

NAKAYA, Hide

(NHK Commentator)

NAKAJIMA, Shinya

(Tohokushinsha Film Corporation, Chief Creative Officer, Member of the Board)

NAKAO, Tomomichi

(Fukuoka Asian Art Museum curator)