主催: (財)アートオリンピア 共催: 人間国宝美術館 協力: よしもとアートエンタテインメント 協賛: 豊島区 後援: 東京都 国際芸術コンペティション「アートオリンピア」

Judging and Awards

 

1.Judging Process

Primary (Local) Review


The jury at the two hubs, “Japan” and “overseas” will assess works based on a points system, and will rank them according to the total scores acquired.


1) Works from two divisions: "Open category" and "Student category" will be judged.

 

2) A total of 160 works, 80 each from “Japan” and “overseas” will be selected as finalists.

 

Final Review


The jury consists of Japanese judges and judges from overseas who will be judged by a point system, and will rank them according to the total scores acquired.


1) The award winners will be selected from each category, from the works that are given top total scores by the jury
(excluding Jury’s Special Awards).

 

2) “Selected works” mean all the works that did not win prizes from among the finalists.
* We will publish the scores and rankings of the award- winning works.

 

Jury's special awards


The Jury's special awards will be given to the works highly rated by each judge.
Please note that the first to sixth prizes in each category will not be eligible for this award.


2.Awards (Details)

[Open Category]

 

Gold Award First prize


Prize Money US$120,000
Certificate + trophy + extra prize. The winning work will be exhibited at Tokyo Metropolitan Art Museum and Toshima City Office. The winner’s name and the winning work will be published in art magazines and the pictorial record. The highest award of Art Olympia. The winning work will be acquired by Art Olympia in exchange for the prize money to the winner.

 

Silver Award Second prize 


Prize Money US$30,000
Certificate + extra prize. The winning work will be exhibited at Tokyo Metropolitan Art Museum and Toshima City Office. The winner’s name and the winning work will be published in art magazines and the pictorial record. The winning work will be acquired by Art Olympia in exchange for the prize money to the winner.

 

Bronze Award Third prize


Prize Money US$20,000
Certificate + extra prize. The winning work will be exhibited at Tokyo Metropolitan Art Museum and Toshima City Office. The winner’s name and the winning work will be published in art magazines and the pictorial record. The winning work will be acquired by Art Olympia in exchange for the prize money to the winner.

 

Fourth, Fifth, Sixth prizes


Prize Money US$3,000 (4th), US$2,000 (5th), US$1,000 (6th)
Certificate + extra prize. The winning work will be exhibited at Tokyo Metropolitan Art Museum and Toshima City Office. The winner’s name will be published in art magazines, and the winning work will be published in the pictorial record.

 

Jury’s special awards (for 20 entrants)


Prize Money US$1,000
Certificate + extra prize. The winning work will be exhibited at Tokyo Metropolitan Art Museum and Toshima City Office. The winner’s name will be published in art magazines, and the winning work will be published in the pictorial record.
* The Jury’s special award will be given to selected entrants other than the winners of the first to sixth prizes.

 

Excellence Award (40 entrants)


Prize Money US$700
Certificate + extra prize. The winning work will be exhibited at Tokyo Metropolitan Art Museum. The winner’s name will be published in art magazines, and the winning work will be published in the pictorial record. * All works that did not win prizes from among those that passed the primary review of the judging (the finalists).

 

Selected works (for approx. 54 entrants)


Prize Money US$500
Certificate + extra prize. The artwork will be exhibited in Tokyo; the winner’s name will be featured in an art magazine.

* Honorable mentions are awarded to all artworks which participated in the final review and were not selected as a prize winner.

 

2.Awards (Details)

[Open Category][Student Category]

 

Honorable mention(for approx. 200 entrants)


Certificate + extra prize. The winner’s name will be published in art magazines, and the winning work will be published in the pictorial record.
* Selected at the primary review. The works will not be exhibited.

 

Semi-honorable mention (for approx. 640 entrants)


Certificate + extra prize. The winner’s name will be announced on the official website.
* Selected at the primary review. The works will not be exhibited.

 

2.Awards (Details)

[Student Category]


Gold Award First prize


Prize Money US$20,000
Certificate + trophy + extra prize. The winning work will be exhibited at Tokyo Metropolitan Art Museum and Toshima City Office. The winner’s name and the winning work will be published in art magazines and the pictorial record. The highest award in the Student category. The winning work will be acquired by Art Olympia in exchange for the prize money to the winner.


Silver Award Second prize


Prize Money US$10,000
Certificate + extra prize. The winning work will be exhibited at Tokyo Metropolitan Art Museum and Toshima City Office. The winner’s name will be published in art magazines, and the winning work will be published in the pictorial record.


Bronze Award Third prize


Prize Money US$5,000
Certificate + extra prize. The winning work will be exhibited at Tokyo Metropolitan Art Museum and Toshima City Office. The winner’s name will be published in art magazines, and the winning work will be published in the pictorial record.


Fourth, Fifth, Sixth prizes


Prize Money US$3,000 (4th), US$2,000 (5th), US$1,000 (6th)
Certificate + extra prize. The winning work will be exhibited at Tokyo Metropolitan Art Museum and Toshima City Office. The winner’s name will be published in art magazines, and the winning work will be published in the pictorial record.

 

Jury’s special awards (for 10 entrants)


Prize Money US$1,000
Certificate + extra prize. The winning work will be exhibited at Tokyo Metropolitan Art Museum and Toshima City Office. The winner’s name will be published in art magazines, and the winning work will be published in the pictorial record.
* The Jury’s special award will be given to selected entrants other than the winners of the first to sixth prizes.


Excellence Award (for 10 entrants)


Prize Money US$700
Certificate + extra prize. The winning work will be exhibited at Tokyo Metropolitan Art Museum and Toshima City Office. The winner’s name will be published in art magazines, and the winning work will be published in the pictorial record.
* Top 10 finalists excluding the winners of the first to sixth prizes and Jury and committee’s special awards.


Selected works (for approx. 14 entrants)


Prize Money US$500
Certificate + extra prize. The winning work will be exhibited at Tokyo Metropolitan Art Museum. The winner’s name will be published in art magazines, and the winning work will be published in the pictorial record.
* All works that did not win prizes from among those that passed the primary review of the judging (the finalists).

 


* If a work entered in the Student category wins a top prize (one of the first to sixth prizes) in both All-Entrants and Student categories, the award with the higher prize money will be given ahead of the other.

* In both All-Entrants and Student categories, if a work wins a top prize (one of the first to sixth prizes) as well as the Jury and committee’s special award with the higher prize money will be given ahead of the other.

* The contents of the awards, points, and the cash prize amounts are subject to change.

* The amount of prize money includes tax.

* The details of the prizes, scores and amount of prize money are subject to change.

 

Judging and Awards

 

1.Judging and Awards

2.Introduction of Judges

 

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