Japan Media Arts Festival 2023


The Japan Media Arts Festival is a showcase of popular media art in Japan with four divisions – art, entertainment, manga, and animation. The exhibition will be predominantly held at Miraikan and feature award-winning artists across a range of fields, including a gigantic globe, manga, and VR experiences.

giant globe art piece
Path of Noise ( r, theta, phi) | Photo by 文化庁メディア芸術祭事務局 (CG ARTS))

The festival will also extend to the 3-D screen outside Shinjuku Station to commemorate the artist who created the iconic 3-D cat visual.

The festival also coincides with Art Bay Tokyo Art Festival, which sees various spots around Odaiba come alive with art.

Organizers may cancel events, alter schedules, or change admission requirements without notice. Always check official sites before heading to an event.

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