OFFICE
4-12-4,
NISHIOGIMINAMI,
SUGINAMI-KU,
TOKYO, JAPAN,
167-0053
TEL: 03-3334-7918
FAX: 03-3334-7919

Name The Japan Association for the Promotion of Arts (JAPA)
Purpose
This corporation aims at aiming at and having exchange of fine arts with many foreign countries, and contributing to improvement and development of our country fine-arts culture while it promotes an artist's exchange widely and encourages the creative activity based on the tradition of Japanese culture.
 
Project In order to attain the purpose of the preceding clause, undertake the following enterprise.
  1. Holding of the exhibition about fine-arts culture.
2. Celebration of those with the outstanding achievements about fine-arts culture.
3. Holding of the study group about fine-arts culture etc.
4. International exchange about fine-arts culture.
5. In addition, an enterprise required in order to attain the purpose of this corporation.
History 1981 Establishment with receiving the approval of Minister of Education.
  1981 Established the Saburo Miyamoto Award. In commemoration of the achievements of the artist Saburo Miyamoto, a noted western style painting, outstanding examples of representational western style painting are selected, the artists are given an award and a retrospective exhibition for the artists is held.
  1982 Founded "Foundation for the fine arts Award". It select the winner and award the trophy.
  1982 Started the artist dispatch program to Harvard University, U.S.A..
  1992 Founded "Yukei Memorial Award". It select the winner and award the trophy.
  2005 Started the artist dispatch program to Leiden University, the Netherlands.
OFFICE 4-12-4, Nishiogi-Minami, Suginami-ku, Tokyo, 167-0053 Japan
PHONE 03-3334-7918
FAX 03-3334-7919
E-MAIL info@finearts.or.jp
 

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