• The 9th Art Writer Award for High School Students: A contest of essays in English

    Sep 30, 2020 (Application Deadline)

    The Art Writer Award for High School Students is an essay contest on art.
    It allows students to develop the ability to convey their ideas and think about art in their own words.
    The 9th contest will be held over a two-year period: essays in English in 2020 and essays in Japanese in 2021.

    Essays in English

    Write a 1000-English-word essay about your view on art.

    Essay Topic Themes

    1. Japanese Art
    Write about Japanese art.
    2. Creative Experience
    Write about your experience of creating art work.
    3. Art and Life 2020
    Write about art and life in contemporary worldwide situations.

    Application deadline

    Wednesday, Sept 30, 2020.

    Announcement of the Awards

    March 2021 (online)


    Grand Prize – 1 to 3 entries / Award for Excellence – 5 to 10 entries / Winning Entries – 10 to 20 entries

    How to apply

    Follow the application guide on the official website.


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    The 9th Art Writer Award for High School Students

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