The Taro Okamoto Award for Contemporary Art (a.k.a. TARO Award), which honors the next generation of artists to carry on the legacy of Taro Okamoto, has announced the winners.
The Award received 616 entries, of which 24 were selected.
The winner of the grand prize, the Taro Okamoto Award, was Chifu Onishi, an active high school student.
The exhibition of the selected works will be held until April 11 (Sun.). We hope you will take a look at the works of these 24 artists who will lead the next generation.
Koichiro Azuma, Ayumi Adachi, Yujiro Uetake, Atsushi Ushio, Yuan Fangzhou, Kotono Ota, Chifu Onishi, Tamaki Ono, Kaerukawaruko, Ritsu Kato, Tomoki Kaneko, Shigeo Kuroki, Kumiko Sato, Xu Ning, Eeko Sonobe, Nozomi Tojinbara, Takahiro Nagasawa, Sohei Nishino, Aiko Harada, Tomoichi Fujita, huyuutei karuta, Ryohei Minami, Kobayashi Morison, Ryota Yamazaki
◆The 24th Taro Okamoto Award for Contemporary Art
date：Feb. 20(Sat.) – Apr. 11, 2021(Sun.)
hours：9:30～17:00 ※last admission 16:30
address： 7-1-5 Masukata, Tama-ku, Kawasaki, Kanagawa Taro Okamoto Museum of Art, Kawasaki
admission：700yen(adults), 500yen(College / High school students), *Free for children under 15