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【TOKAS Hongo】Announcement of successful candidates for TOKAS-Emerging 2019

"TOKAS-Emerging" is changed to a new program as a open call exhibition for young artists aged 35 and under in this year, from "Emerging" by artists selected from participants of "Tokyo Wonder Wall" (executed 2001-2016).
In "TOKAS-Emerging 2019", 6 emerging artists were selected from 137 applications through the selection by juries.
They will hold solo shows such as painting, sculpture and installation at TOKAS Hongo in 2019.

Participating artists

ASHIKAWA Mizuki (Print)
Born in 1994. Graduated with a BFA in Printmaking Course in Department of Painting from Musashino Art University in 2017.
Date of birth 2018 Lithograph on paper

ODAWARA Nodoka (Sculpture)
Born in 1985. Graduated with a PhD in Art and Design in Graduate School of Comprehensive Human Sciences from University of Tsukuba in 2015.
An empty pedestal 2017 Neon tube, acrylic, electorical wire Photo: KUREYA Nao

Born in 1989. Graduated with a BFA in Department of Scenography, Display and Fasion Design from Musashino Art University in 2012.
engram 2018 Iron, lens, motor

TANIZAKI Momoko (Painting)
Born in 1991. Graduated with a BA in Painting course from Tokyo Zokei University in 2016.
Installation view at ON MAY FOURTH 2018 Photo: FUJIKAWA Takashi

HOJO Tomoko (Sound art)
Born in 1988. Graduated with an MA in Sound Arts from London College of Communication, University of the London in 2015.
1_I am listening to you©︎Raquel Diniz.jpg
I am Listening to You Installation view 2018 Photo: Raquel DINIZ

MIYASAKA Naoki (Installation)
Born in 1985. Graduated with a PhD in inter-media Art Course from Tokyo University of the Arts in 2016.
CV Projection 1 2015 Mixed media


Exhibition Overview

Exhibition period: 1 month between July and September (2 periods) in 2019.
Venue: Tokyo Arts and Space Hongo
Closed: Mondays
Organizer: Tokyo Arts and Space (Museum of Contemporary Art Tokyo, Tokyo Metropolitan Foundation for History and Culture)
*Further details will be announced later on TOKAS website.


Application Overview

Application period: June 22. (Fri) - July. 24. (Tue), 2018
Total number of applications: 137

Jury Members:
KUWAKUBO Toru (Artist)
TAKEHISA Yu (Senior Curator, Contemporary Art Center, Art Tower Mito)
KONDO Yuki (Program Director, Tokyo Arts and Space)