Current Gallery and Museums Exhibitions

Through 8.20.17
Ryohei Kan
Shiseido Gallery

Through 8.27.17
“Universal Nature – Rediscovery of Kalevala by Six Contemporary Japanese Artists”
Sezon Art Gallery

Through 9.9.17
Manabu Ikeda – “Rebirth”
Mizuma Art Gallery Ichigaya

Through 9.15.17
Emi Hamano – “Trace of Uncertainty”
Open Letter

Through 9.18.17
“Art is Science”
Karuizawa New Art Museum

Through 9.22.17
Maija Tammi – “White Rabbit Fever”
Kana Kawanishi Photography

Through 9.29.17
John Zurier – “At the very end of the blue sky”
The Club

Through 10.1.17
“Grand Projects: How Far Will You Go?”
21_21 Design Sight

Through 10.15.17
Barry McGee + Clare Rojas – “Big Sky Little Moon”
Watari Museum of Contemporary Art

Through 10.23.17
“Sun shower: Contemporary Art from Southeast Asia 1980s to Now”
Mori Art Museum

Through 10.31.17
Emmanuel Saulnier – “ATM tempo I/II/III: Tribute to Thelonious Monk”
Maison Hermes

Through 11.5.17
“Yokohama Triennale 2017 – Islands, Constellations and Galapagos”
Yokohama Museum of Art

Current Gallery and Museums Exhibitions

What are ABC artists up to these days?

While we await anxiously to hear about a group proposal, here’s just a taste of what we have in the works coming up:

Art Byte Critique was recently included in INDIE Magazine’s article “Game Changing Art Collectives to Check Out”

July 31 – Canvas Artists Talks including Nick West & Patty Hudak – Good Heavens Brit Bar in Shimokitazawa, Tokyo starting at 7:30PM

Sept 9 – Oct 9 – 2017 Nakanojo Bienniale Arthur J Huang and Yuka Otani are among the over 150 artists participating in the sixth edition

Sept 28 – Oct 1 Mia Oo will have work and be attending the 3rd Mokuhanga International Conference in Honolulu, Hawaii

Oct 5 – 8: Art Byte Critique received great news this past Sunday that we have been included in the upcoming 2017 Tokyo Art Book Fair for the 4th year in a row! 6 of us are participating this year, coordinated this year by Lori Ono. Also participating are; Yuko Kamei, Louise Rouse, Arthur J Huang, Patty Hudak, & Nick West

Oct 6 – First Friday in Honolulu, Hawaii – Deanna Gabiga will have a show of new works at Chinatown Lofts

Expect to see work by Michelle Zacharias to pop-up in Kyoto near the end of October/early November.

Ruri Clarkson – She is keeping us in suspense with a new (still secret!!) project 🙂 In the meantime she has posted work at www.chromatope.com

What are ABC artists up to these days?

Call for Entries

Current Call for Entries

August 10, 2017
Site Brooklyn: 3rd Annual Hand Pulled Prints: The Current Practice in Printmaking
$35 – 125 entry fee depending on number of submitted pieces
English application

August 14, 2017
Open Call:  Rhizome Microgrants
No entry fee
English application

August 25, 2017
Mount Zine 14
13,000 yen / 1 edition / application
Japanese application

August 26, 2017
Hiroshima MOCA Dokodemo
No entry fee
Japanese application

August 31, 2017
Sustainable Arts Foundation Grants for Writers and Artists with Children
$15 entry fee
English application

August 31, 2017
LOFT and Fab Award
No entry fee (30 years old and under)
Japanese application

August 31, 2017
Lumine Meets Art Award
No entry fee
Japanese application

August 31, 2017
Working Artist Grant
$20 entry fee
English application

August 31, 2017
LUX Light Festival (NZ)
No entry fee
English application

September 20, 2017
Interlude: Unfinished Works Call for Entries at Target Gallery (VA, USA)
$35 entry fee
English application

September 24, 2017
Hawaii Volcanoes National Park Artist in Residence
$35 entry fee
English application

September 25, 2017
Shibuya Awards
4000 yen / entry (up to 3 entries)
Japanese application

September 30, 2017
Society for Contemporary Craft (PA), International Call for Entries: 2018 Lydon Emerging Artist Program
Entry fee, but unclear about exact amount
English application

October 2, 2017
Tokyo International Photography Competition 2017:  Borders
$40 entry fee per series
English/Japanese application

October 5, 2017
2018 S&R Foundation Washington Award
No entry fee
English application

December 21, 2017
The 14th Oita Asian Sculpture Exhibition Call for Entries!
No entry fee (50 years old and under)
English/Japanese application

Rolling submission for 2017
Venison Magazine
No entry fee
English application

Websites Listing Art Competitions

Compedia (Japanese)

Compe (Japanese)

Higashiyama Artists Placement Service (Japanese)

Call for Entries Archives / 作品募集古文書

(These links are usually from the previous year’s event)

January
Gallery PARC Art Competition
No entry fee
Japanese application

January
Koganecho Artist In Residence
No entry fee
English and Japanese application

February
Spiral independent Creators Festival
No entry fee
Japanese and English application

February
apexart Franchise Program
No entry fee
English application

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

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

March
BankArt Artist in Residence
No entry fee
Japanese application

April
Art In The Office
No entry fee
Japanese application

April
Trolls in the Park
No entry fee
Japanese application

May
Rokkosan Meets Art
No entry fee
Japanese application

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

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

June
No Dead Artists Juried Exhibition at Jonathan Ferrara Gallery
$30 entry fee
English application

June
Canon New Cosmos of Photography
¥3,000
Japanese application

June
New Art Center Curatorial Opportunity Program
No entry fee
English application

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

November
Shiseido Art Egg
No entry fee
Japanese application

December
Epson Photo Grand Prix
No entry fee
Japanese application