Björk Æsa《Shield II》
Sound: Thorsteinsdóttir Tinna
Technical assistance: Kopel Josh and Einarsdóttir Nanna
2018
Photo: Okamura Kichiro

Fujikake Sachi《Vestige》
2018
Photo: Okamura Kichiro

Hirogaki Ayako《Imaginary friend Setsugetsuka》
2018

Kojima Yukako 《Layers of Light -Sun-》
2017
Photo: Okamura Kichiro

Krzemińska Baluch Marzena《Landscape》
2016
Photo: Kielan Alicja

Prokop Tomáš 《Parting (second version)》
2017

Tsumori Hidenori《Oscillation’17-4》
2017

Exhibition

Toyama International Glass Exhibition 2018

Period : Saturday, September 15, 2018– Sunday, November 25, 2018

Opening Hours : 9:30-18:00
(until 20:00 on Fridays and Saturdays. Last admission is 30 minutes before closing time.)

Closed : September 19, October 3, 17, November 7

Venue : Exhibition Room 1-3(2・3F)

Summary

This exhibition of glass art by the general public, which has been held by Toyama City four times in the past, expands its applicants to overseas to be an international exhibition. Creative and expressive glass works from all over the world including Japan show us diverse charms of contemporary glass. This exhibition presents 54 works selected from 1,110 entries from 46 nations and regions, and introduces the latest result of contemporary glass art worldwide.

http://www.toyama-glass.jp/en/index.html

Grand Prize

Björk Æsa

Gold Prize

Fujikake Sachi

Silver Prize

Hirogaki Ayako,Kojima Yukako,Krzemińska Baluch Marzena,Prokop Tomáš, Tsumori Hidenori

Selected Artists

Alexander Lozano, Beránek Vlastimil, Carder Ken, Feldmann Lena, Ferguson Louisa,
Fujiwara Ayaha, Gilbreath Morgan, Gonjo Mafune, Hang Su, Honmura Motozo, Ichikawa Atsushi,
Imai Ruiko, Imoto Maki, Janáková Martina, Jang Kyungnam, Jin Qiaohong, Jung KwangMin,
Katsukawa Natsuki, Kim Ki-Ra, Kobayashi Chisa, Kolbe – Růžičková Jitka, Koshenkova Maria,
Lambert Weston, Macho Palo, Munkevica Anda, Musashi Anri, Prošek Jaroslav, Ramsey Steven,
Reid Colin, Rennie Colin, Rhoads Kait, Saare Mare, Samizu Fuga, Sarmiento Jeffrey, Sasaki Masahiro,
Schultz Christian,  Šramková Ivana, Sutcliffe Nancy, Suzuki Kana, Tsukada Midori, Uemura Hiroki,
Watanabe Chiemi, Watanabe Sara, Wieth Ida, Xiao Tai, Yokoyama Shohei, Yoshii Kokoro

Information

Admission

Adults: 1,000 Yen(800Yen); College Students: 800Yen (600Yen)
Elem/JH/HS: free

*Price in brackets for groups of 20 or more
*The ticket also allow admission to Collection Exhibition and Glass Art Garden

 

Organizers

Toyama Glass Art Museum, Toyama City,
The Executive Committee of The Toyama International Glass Exhibition

 

Co-Organizer

THE KITANIPPON SHIMBUN

 

Supporters

Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Japan, Toyama Prefecture, Citizens Arts Administration Center of Toyama, Suntory Museum of Art, Association for Glass Art Studies, Japan, Japan Glass Artcrafts Association,
The Glass Manufactures Association of Japan, Japan Institute of Design Promotion, Canberra Glassworks,
City of Bergen, Norway, Glass Art Society, Museum of Decorative Arts in Prague, Museum of Glass, Tacoma, MOSER, a.s, Pilchuck Glass School, NHK Toyama Station, Kitanihon Broadcasting Co., Ltd., TULIP-TV INC., Toyama Television Broadcasting Co., Ltd. Cable Televison Toyama Inc., FM TOYAMA, Toyama City FM

 

Special sponsor

IZAK CO., LTD

Sponsors

The Toyama Chamber of Commerce and Industry, TOA Pharmaceuticals Co., Ltd., UNIZONE Co., Ltd.,
Lead Chemical Co., Ltd., ASAHI PRINTING CO., LTD., DAIICHI RENTAL CO., LTD,
Yamada Photo Process Co., Ltd.

Contact

Toyama Glass Art Museum