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GUIDELINES

Theme

Wooden Chair Designs

Eligibility

Students enrolled in various educational institutions in Japan and abroad who are 30 years of age or younger as of March 31, 2021 are eligible to participate

Awards and prizes

Kengo Kuma Award (Grand prize, 1 entry): 500,000 yen

Excellence Award (3 entries): 100,000 yen

Honorable mentions (6 entries)

Submission

1 A3 size sheet (single-sided, landscape orientation)

※A 1/5 size model will be required for the final round of judging

※Please refer to the competition guidelines for details.

Schedule (tentative)

February 27th, 2021: Pre-registration deadline

March 31st, 2021: Application period ends

April 2021: First round of judging

May 17th, 2021: Announcement of the selected works

June 26th, 2021: Final judging (An online judging meeting between only the judges)

June 28th, 2021: Announcement of the prize-winning works (tentative)

September 20th, 2021: Award ceremony in Higashikawa Town (tentative)

※The 10 applicants who are chosen in the first round will be invited to Higashikawa

Organizer

“Kengo Kuma & Higashikawa” KAGU Design Competition Executive Committee

Composed of: The Town of Higashikawa, Higashikawa Chamber of Commerce, Higashikawa Tourism Association, Higashikawa Agricultural Cooperative, Higashikawa Construction Association, Higashikawa Forestry Association, Higashikawa Promotion Corporation, Asahikawa Furniture Cooperative, Higashikawa Town Council, and the Higashikawa Board of Education

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Please be sure to read the competition guidelines before applying.

JUDGES

Deadline for pre-registration

February 27, 2021

As of February 27th, 2021 at 12PM (noon) Japan Standard Time, we are no long accepting pre-registration.
We wish to express our sincere appreciation for all of you who pre-registered for this year's competition.

As of February 27th, 2021 at 12PM (noon) Japan Standard Time, we are no long accepting pre-registration. We wish to express our sincere appreciation for all of you who pre-registered for this year's competition.