紀陽銀行 presents UNKNOWN ASIA Art Exchange Osaka2018|次世代クリエイターが集う新感覚のアートフェア

2018.09.15(sat)+09.16(sun) [Prevoew 09.14 fri] at HERBIS HALL

We are pleased to announce the judges and reviewers of this year's UNKNOWN ASIA. Specialists who are active in the forefront of art and creative industry come to this art fair this year from inside and outside of the country. The judges will vote for the Grand Prix. In addition, each judge will prepare personal prizes and supplementary prizes and will support the winners.

JUDGE

ERIC ZHU
ERIC ZHU
SHENZHEN FRINGE ART CENTER / CREATIVE DIRECTOR
Eric Zhu Founder of Shenzhen Fringe Art CenterCreative Director of Intox Design & CommunicationChairman of SGDA 2013-2015 (Shenzhen Graphic Design Association)Main Curator of Shenzhen Design Week Visiting professor of Guangzhou Academy of Fine ArtsVisiting lecturer of Design & Art College Shenzhen UniversityDecai Zhu was born in 1976 Guangdong. He was graduated from MA of Interactive Multimedia London College of Communication and the University of Arts London in 2003. He set up Intox Design & Communication right back from London which focuses on culture creative communication and media publishing. Furthermore he Set up Shenzhen Fringe Art Center which is dedicated to public Art event interaction.

The ERIC ZHU Prize

Exhibition in China Shenzhen for prize winner.
Fang Yen Wen
Fang Yen Wen
Group.G , G.Gallery , Wonder Foto Day / Director , Founder
Director & Founder of Group.G.Founded Group.G at 2014. Focus on creator include art design and photography. Let art and creativity in our life. Engage two art space in Taipei- “G.Gallery” in Nong AnSt and “Gu Ju” in DihuaSt. Wonder Foto Day is the main project that is organized in Taipei every spring. Commitment to developing and nurturing young artists.Hope to uphold the stage for creators and artists. Exchange and show the viewpoint of Taiwan in international .

The Fang Yen Wen Prize

Wonder Foto Day or exhibition in Taipei.
ヒロ杉山
Hiro Sugiyama
Enlightenment / artist,artdirector
Established by Hiro Sugiyama. Creative unit of Hiro Sugiyama Nobuko TanakaYutaro Mineyama Takaaki Kato. Exhibiting artwork in the world of fine art. Publishing free papers and art books designing advertisements and magazines and Curating Exhibitions. Creating music videos vjing well known in the world of moving image. Not only 2D art they have expanded their area to 3D projects and space design. Recently signed with London rep pocko and have expanded their work to overseas projects.They have been professional VJs since 1994. Collaborating with big named artists from around the world. Participated in outdoor festivals parties and artshows around the world.

The Hiro Sugiyama Prize

Qualification to participate in the exhibitionHere is ZINE Tokyo
庄野裕晃
Hiroaki Shono
visiontrack,ubies / Producer
Born in 1969. Artists agent vision track representative. Established the Asian creative platform “ubies in 2011. Published Asian creators 150 people to heat up the world by PIE International in 2013.Produced ACN sponsored ・ ASIAN CREATIVE AWARDS”in 2014 1000 spirited creators from Asia gathered more than 3000 works. ACN members.

The Hiroaki Shono Prize

IGNATIUS HERMAWAN TANZIL
IGNATIUS HERMAWAN TANZIL
LeBoYe design & DiaLogue artspace / Creative Director
A graphic designer/curator Ignatius Hermawan Tanzil is the owner of a graphic design studio called LeBoYe and an artspace called DiaLoGue Artspace. LeBoYe has won numerous local and international awards for graphic design whilst DiaLoGue Artspace is one of the most productive artspace in Indonesia in terms of producing arts and design events and exhibition. Their initiatives such as “Smart-Dialogue” and Exi(s)t” has become a platform for promising young artists and designers to showcase their works and move on to the next level. He was the initiator and co-curated in 2016 “seek-a-seek” Indonesia’s biggest graphic design exhibition was a success and visited by more than 20000 visitors in 3 weeks. in 2016 He was also one of the curators for the exhibition representing Indonesia for Indonesia Pavilion for London Design Biennale in London. December 2017 was invited by M + museum Hongkong to present Dia.Lo.Gue special program and exhibition in M+Matters Reorient: Conversations on South and Southheart Asia

The IGNATIUS HERMAWAN TANZIL Prize

Group EXHIBITION or Collaboration PROJECT with dia.lo.gue or Indonesian Artist
JEON WOOCHI
JEON WOOCHI
ELOQUENCE / FOUNDER & EDITOR IN CHIEF
<THE BLING> EDITOR IN CHIEF (before) <MAPS> EDITOR IN CHIEF (before) <THE ICON TV> CREATIVE DIRECTOR (before) <ELOQUENCE > FOUNDER & EDITOR IN CHIEF (now) <MMM-RECORDS > FOUNDER (now) <L´IMPASSE81> FOUNDER (now) <CITYCAMERA> FOUNDER (now) <STEAK-VIDEO> FOUNDER (now) <DESING SCHOOL > CO-FOUNDER (now) <MADSOUL CHILD > CREATIVE DIRECTOR (now)

The JEON WOOCHI Prize

Project & Exhibition Opportunity in SEOUL
Kanoknuch Sillapawisawakul
Kanoknuch Sillapawisawakul
PRACTICAL Design Studio / CREATIVE DIRECTOR
Co-founder Partner and Design Director of PRACTICAL Design Studio. She is committee of ThaiGa (Thai Graphic Designers Association) and also lecturer at many universities. She initiated “Wrap It” a workshop for gift wrapping packaging and paper works. In additional she frequency presents her works as artist and curator. Awards :2017- Regional Winner : Book Design : The Paper weight Awards 2017- Country Winner : Book Design : The Paper weight Awards 20172015- Emerging Graphic Design : Designer of the year 2015- Gold Winner : Packaging Design : London International Awards 2015- Bronze Lions : Packaging Design : Cannes Lions 2015- Gold Award : Packaging Design : Adman 2015- The 2015 OutStanding Alumni Award Fine and Applied arts Bangkok University2014- Best alumni awards 2014 Bangkok University2010-2011- Design Winner : Conceptual Book : Conqueror Design & Print Awards 2010/11- Best Design of Southeast Asia : Conceptual Book : Conqueror Design & Print Awards 2010/11- Best Design of Thailand : Conceptual Book : Conqueror Design & Print Awards 2010/11

The Kanoknuch Sillapawisawakul Prize

Interview and publish on social media.
徳光 健治
Kenji Tokumitsu
TAGBOAT Inc. / Managing Director
Working with one of largest online web site in Asian region @Gallery TAGBOAT He is works towards Creating opportunity for general public to purchase artwork easily in order to expand Japanese modern art market with strong attempt to create circumstance for young artist to perform well as professional artist.

The Kenji Tokumitsu Prize

Solo exhibition at tagboat Gallery
小林功二
Koji Kobayashi
LampLighters Label
2000年からDTP専門誌『DTPWORLD』編集に関わり、2006年よりデザイン・DTP雑誌『+DESIGNING』の編集を担当。2014年、合同会社ランプライターズレーベルを設立。雑誌や書籍、カタログ、パンフレット等エディトリアル全般の企画・編集・制作、およびプロモーションに関するコンサルティングやプランニングを行なっています。

The Koji Kobayashi Prize

雑誌『+DESIGNING』への記事掲載
池田誠
MAKOTO IKEDA
Freelance Curator
Born in 1973 a freelance curator. He connects to clients with artists for fashion restaurants hotels etc. He is a curator and an organizer of typography and letterpress exhibitionTYPE FROM LONDON at PAUL SMITH and T-shirt’s exhibition of Fruit of the loom” Group Exhibition GOOD SENSE & KIOSK digmeout Tokyo Lounge etc

The MAKOTO IKEDA Prize

Collaboration with Brand Solo exhibition in Tokyo
信藤三雄
Mitsuo Shindo
WhiteBriefs inc / Art Director,Film Director
1986年コンテムポラリー・プロダクション設立。 松任谷由実、ピチカート・ファイヴ、Mr.Children、MISIA、宇多田ヒカルなど、これまで手掛けたレコード&CDジャケット数は約1000枚。 その活躍はグラフィックデザインにとどまらず、数多くのアーティストのプロモーションビデオも手掛け、 桑田佳祐「東京」では、2003年度のスペースシャワーMVA BEST OF THE YEARを受賞。同年には松任谷由美トリビュートコンサート(武道館)の演出を務める。98年「代官山物語」で初の映画監督に挑戦。その後も03年リリー・フランキー脚本による 短編映画「男女7人蕎麦物語」 、06年、初の劇場長編映画「男はソレを我慢できない」を発表。08年、自身の新境地である“書”を表現手法とし「信藤三雄の福は内展」を開催。 09年中国上海M50にて個展「LUCKY ART SHOW From TOKYO by CTPP」を開催。 また、SOCIAL WORKとして2005年に、ほっとけない世界のまずしさ“ホワイトバンド“キャンペーン、 プロジェクト・レッド(モトローラ)で、映像ディレクター、及びグラフィックデザイン等を務めたのを始め、2008年には「Child AFRICA」の立ち上げに協力、2010年に設立された「一般財団法人mudef」の理事を務めている。 2010年、2011年と国連・環境省の為の生物多様性キャンペーンのビジュアル全般を手がける。

The Mitsuo Shindo Prize

受賞者の方の作品とコラボレーションしてなにか制作したいと思います。
Pahparn Sirima Chaipreechawit
Pahparn Sirima Chaipreechawit
Freelancer , Curator , Photographer
- Curator at The Jam Factory Gallery - Bangkok Thailand 2014-2018- Co-Founder / Managing Editor for The Jam Mag. - Bangkok Thailand 2015-2018- Photographer / Members of Street Photo Thailand - Bangkok Thailand since 2015

The Pahparn Sirima Chaipreechawit Prize

- Solo/Group Exhibition at The Jam Factory Gallery - Bangkok Thailand
Season Lao
Season Lao
Artist
1987年マカオ生まれ、芸術家広告代理店デザイン経由、マカオの大学時代に、ルイ・ヴィトンのデザインなどを担当。2009年から北海道製作拠点へ移り、東日本大震災の後、現代アートの道に集中。グローバリズムの中で、場所と人間の関係を表現した作品で国際的な評価を得たことから、様々な国の美術館、ギャラリー展示会、アートフェアの推薦、コレクションが広がる。芸術家以外、マカオと日本の文化の架け橋にもなっている。第67回さっぽろ雪まつりではマカオ大雪像のコラボ作品展を開催し、テレビ特集番組他、メディアに出演した。その他にはマカオ映画の北海道上映会企画や、東京アーツ千代田 3331でマカオの作家展示会《マカオ・コンテンポラリー》を企画開催した。《UNKNOWN ASIA》2017年の受賞者にマカオの企画展を開催。ホームページ:www.season-lao.com

The Season Lao Prize

マカオで受賞作家グループ企画展を開催、雑誌紹介などの支援サポートを行います。
永井秀二
Shuji Nagai
BEAMS / Creative director of BEAMS institute of creation (HALS)
Shuji Nagai is the director and curator of TOKYO CULTUART by BEAMS a label that embodies his passion for Tokyo’s vibrantly chaotic arts designs and cultures. Japanese artists such as Kads MIIDA Hiroshi Iguchi Tomoki Kurokawa and GELCHOP are regulars in Nagai’s curations at the label’s two gallery shops in Tokyo. As Creative Director of BEAMS institute of creation (HALS) Nagai is actively engaged in art events and projects.

The Shuji Nagai Prize

We will sell your art work at TOKYO CULTUART by BEAMS.
杉浦太一
Taichi Sugiura
CINRA Inc. / CEO,Founder
Born in Tokyo in 1982 founder of CINRA in 2003 while as an undergrad in university; in 2006 he converts CINRA to Co. working with own media CINRA.NET ( http://www.cinra.net/ ) is as Japanese culture information site on territories of art design music movie HereNow ( https://www.herenow.city/ ) as bilingual Asian cites guide etc and also working with media producing management and supporting expansion to oversea for clients.

The Taichi Sugiura Prize

The winner will be introduced through CINRA media.
堤たか雄
Takao Tsutsumi
SEZON MUSEUM OF MODERN ART / president
President of Sezon Museum of Modern Art in KaruizawaJapan. Previously the vice-president of the association Japon –Europe pour les Echanges Culturels(AJEEC) 2005 he sponsored and organized a private exhibition of Hanako Miwaceramiste ‘ Love Lotus ‘ in Paris Tokyo and Hagi. In 2008 he organized ‘Vivre’ Akane Teshigahara+ Pierre Gilles in Tokyo. In 2009he arranged the show ‘ Mai Takaaki Umezu ‘ in Paris. In 2011 he sponsored and organaised a exhibition ‘ La memoire de l’oubli ‘ Sebastian Kito . He has been a juror for many competitions including the Tokyo Photo Contest 2014 and Chelsea Fine Art Competition 2015.

The Takao Tsutsumi Prize

Exhibition IN MUSEUM OF MODERN ART OF SHOP IN YOKOHAMA
石川武志
Takeshi Ishikawa
Skeleton Crew Studio Inc / director | UNKNOWNASIA Executive Committee
デザイン専門学校にて教職員として、教育・学校運営に従事した経験を持ち、国内外のクリエイターネットワーク構築、アートイベントプロデュース/運営・デジタルコンテンツ・IT 分野の業界団体での幹事・人材育成等の部会長/運営やデザイン分野の行政施設でのディレクター経験を持つ。

The Takeshi Ishikawa Prize

選ばせていただいた作家さんとミーティングをさせていただき、その人にあった形でサポートさせていただきます。(ギャラリーの紹介、デザイナーの紹介などの支援サポート)
大口岳人
Taketo Oguchi
Shift Production Ltd. / Founder Editor-in-chief of SHIFT Magazine
SHIFT is an online magazine about culture and the creative industries namely art design fashion and music etc. Our magazine provides in-depth articles such as interviews exhibition/event reports publications reviews in Japanese and English. Launched in November 1996.

The Taketo Oguchi Prize

Interview on SHIFT Magazine.
高橋 亮
Ryo Takahashi
DMOARTS,digmeout,UNKNOWN ASIA Executive Committee / director
1988年生まれ、大阪在住。アートギャラリー「DMOARTS」、若手アーティスト発掘プロジェクト「digmeout」、UNKNOWN ASIA 実行委員会、ディレクター。ギャラリーでの展覧会企画を中心に、日本国内・海外でのアートフェアの出展、アートディレクション、作家マネジメントなどをおこなう。

The Ryo Takahashi Prize

アートギャラリーDMOARTSでの展覧会開催、国内外のアートフェアへの出展、各種ビジュアルに起用するなど、受賞アーティストとのコラボレーションを積極的に行います。
松尾良一
Roichi Matsuo
TEZUKAYAMA GALLERY LTD. / director
Born in Osaka in 1966. And opened the Tezukayama gallery in Tezukayama in Osaka in 1992. Transferred the gallery to Minamihorie. Main works of the gallery at first were Warhol in 2010, Lichtenstein and contemporary art from Europe. Since 2008, made efforts to introduce young Japanese artists. Currently promotes Japanese contemporary art overseas. Works as a chairman of the art fair "ART OSAKA”.

The Ryoichi Matsuo Prize

Matsuo-san is thinking about having the winner’s work displayed in the group exhibit gallery.
谷口純弘
Yoshihiro Taniguchi
FM802 / digmeout producer
Born in Kyoto in 1963.Young artists excavation project "digmeout" producer. Appointed artist in FM802, Sony, Nissan, Resona Bank, companies such as Nike Promotion, publication of art books, maker of exhibitions in Japan and overseas connecting “town," “art,” and "people". Currently, planning to produce America Village gallery cafe "digmeout ART & DINER". Also, opened Art Gallery "DMO ARTS” as the director in May 2011.

The Yoshihiro Taniguchi Prize

The winner will receive a personal exhibition at the DMOARTS gallery, and their works will be included in the Young Art TAIPEI art fair. The selected artist will also have their work requested to be a part of an FM802 campaign visual work that the winning artist will actively collaborate with.

REVIEWER

  • TOMOHARU AOYAMA
  • TOMOHARU AOYAMA
  • GALLERY TOMO / Director
  • ATSUSHI IKEDA
  • ATSUSHI IKEDA
  • G_GRAPHICS/ondo gallery / ceo/creative director
  • YASUHIRO ITAKURA
  • YASUHIRO ITAKURA
  • Osaka Design Promotion Plaza[O / Incubation Manager
  • KAZUHIRO IMAI
  • KAZUHIRO IMAI
  • DELUXE INC. / ART DIRECTOR
  • RYOHEI IWATA
  • RYOHEI IWATA
  • LAD GALLERY / Director
  • YUKIKO UNO / UNOVIVIDEEP
  • YUKIKO UNO / UNOVIVIDEEP
  • 10net corp. LIFE TEXTURE LABO / CEO・LIFETEXTURIST
  • KENSUKE URUSHIZAKI
  • KENSUKE URUSHIZAKI
  • Hankyu Design Systems Co.Ltd. / Creative director
  • MITSUHIRO OKADA
  • MITSUHIRO OKADA
  • Black Cats Cube Inc. / CEO
  • KANA KAWANISHI
  • KANA KAWANISHI
  • KANA KAWANISHI GALLERY/ART OFF / Gallery Director Curator Edito
  • WATARU KANEKO
  • WATARU KANEKO
  • Small Design Collection Instit / representative director
  • TAKAHISA KAMIYA
  • TAKAHISA KAMIYA
  • SUPER PLANNING CO.LTD. / CEO
  • JUNJI KAWABATA
  • JUNJI KAWABATA
  • DOCOMO CS Kansai Inc / project general manager art co
  • RYOTA KANASAKI
  • RYOTA KANASAKI
  • ART MANAGEMENT.inc / Director
  • YOSHIAKI KISHIDA
  • YOSHIAKI KISHIDA
  • visiontrack / artist agent
  • KAZUKI KITAHARA
  • KAZUKI KITAHARA
  • UMMM / Designer Director
  • SHU GOTO
  • SHU GOTO
  • NOTICE DESIGN COMPANY INC. / Creative Director
  • TETSUYA GOTO
  • TETSUYA GOTO
  • OOO Projects / Designer Lecturer at KINDAI un
  • TAKASHI COBAYASHI
  • TAKASHI COBAYASHI
  • dep.inc / CEO
  • KOBUKI TAKAFUMI
  • KOBUKI TAKAFUMI
  • freelance / art journalist
  • KO.SAKAKIBARA
  • KO.SAKAKIBARA
  • Hakuhodo DY media partners Inc / GENERAL MANAGER
  • KOJI SASAKI
  • KOJI SASAKI
  • AVALANCHE LTD. & THE COMPANY / Art Director
  • JUNKO SASANUKI
  • JUNKO SASANUKI
  • ubies / vision track / DMOARTS / Coordinator / PR
  • SAHARA KUMIKO
  • SAHARA KUMIKO
  • kansaionepiececlub 4music / free
  • HIROYUKISHIMODA
  • HIROYUKISHIMODA
  • LOVE FM International Broadcas / Content Division Cross Media B
  • SUZUKI YUKARI
  • SUZUKI YUKARI
  • Lights Gallery / managing director
  • YUTAKA SONE
  • YUTAKA SONE
  • Hakuhodo DY media partners Inc / PLANNER
  • YUJI TAKATSU
  • YUJI TAKATSU
  • Fourglobe Inc. / Art Director
  • AKIO TAKIMOTO
  • AKIO TAKIMOTO
  • JAMWORKS / Art Yard / ART Lab / Art Director / Video Director
  • SHINJIRO TAKEUCHI
  • SHINJIRO TAKEUCHI
  • TOMBO INC. / Representative Director
  • MASAHIRO TAINAKA
  • MASAHIRO TAINAKA
  • Tainaka_office / Director / Designer / Picnic C
  • YUKIHIRO TSUJITA
  • YUKIHIRO TSUJITA
  • Kyoto Seika University / Associate Professor
  • JUNZO TERADA
  • JUNZO TERADA
  • Comes Graphic / illustrator
  • MITSUNORI TAODA
  • MITSUNORI TAODA
  • design toge / graphic designer
  • SATOSHI DONO
  • SATOSHI DONO
  • Creative Network Center OSAKA  / Director/Chief coordinator
  • KOJI TOYODA
  • KOJI TOYODA
  • KUKAI & CO. / Artist Designer
  • NAKAJIMA MUGI
  • NAKAJIMA MUGI
  • nakajima mugi / artist
  • YUICHI NAGATA
  • YUICHI NAGATA
  • MSPC CO. LTD. / Designer
  • HIROKAZU HASHIMOTO
  • HIROKAZU HASHIMOTO
  • Gallery solaris / director
  • HIROSHI HADA
  • HIROSHI HADA
  • MeetsRegional / Deputy editor
  • YASUHIRO HARA
  • YASUHIRO HARA
  • ART space & BAR Atelier sangat / Artist
  • TAKENORI FUJI
  • TAKENORI FUJI
  • NONVERBAL Inc. / CEO
  • TAKAHARU FURUTANI
  • TAKAHARU FURUTANI
  • digmeoutART&DINER / TANK GALLE / master
  • ARATA HIRANO
  • ARATA HIRANO
  • typoesie / HEYA / graphic designer / curator
  • TAKESHI HOSHIKA
  • TAKESHI HOSHIKA
  • Deluxe.inc / Art Director
  • TOMOHISA HORI
  • TOMOHISA HORI
  • GOBUGOBU / CEO
  • TOSHIKAZU MASAKI
  • TOSHIKAZU MASAKI
  • THE SANKEI SHIMBUN / 文化部編集委員
  • SHUHEI MATSUO
  • SHUHEI MATSUO
  • MeetsRegional / Deputy editor
  • MEGUMI MATSUO
  • MEGUMI MATSUO
  • MATSUO MEGUMI +VOICE GALLERY p / Director
  • MAYUMI MATSUBARA
  • MAYUMI MATSUBARA
  • IN CO .LTD / CEO
  • TAKAKI MATSUMURA
  • TAKAKI MATSUMURA
  • LLC INSECTS / founder
  • SACHI MATSUMOTO
  • SACHI MATSUMOTO
  • The Asahi Shimbun / Staff Writer / Life and Cultur
  • DAISUKE MATOBA
  • DAISUKE MATOBA
  • Aquent / Agent
  • AKITAKA MITSUTOMI
  • AKITAKA MITSUTOMI
  • vision track / Artist Agent
  • MIMURA YASUHITO
  • MIMURA YASUHITO
  • LETTEr ARTS / LETTEr ARTS REPRESENTATIVE
  • TOSHIHIDE  MIYAGAWA
  • TOSHIHIDE MIYAGAWA
  • NOTICE DESIGN COMPANY INC. / Art director
  • MASAHIKO MURAKAMI
  • MASAHIKO MURAKAMI
  • Skeleton Crew Studio Inc. / CEO
  • YUYA MURATSUBAKI
  • YUYA MURATSUBAKI
  • RAW DESIGN INC. / CEO Creative Director Design
  • NORIO MOTOKURA
  • NORIO MOTOKURA
  • MOTON DESIGN / artdirector
  • YOSHIYASU YATA
  • YOSHIYASU YATA
  • B-Bookstore / Designer
  • SHIGENOBU YAMAOKA
  • SHIGENOBU YAMAOKA
  • TRUNK co. ltd / Art Director
  • DAICHI YOKOYAMA
  • DAICHI YOKOYAMA
  • ZEAMI Entertainment / CEO
  • TAKAFUMI YOKOYAMA
  • TAKAFUMI YOKOYAMA
  • Mainichi Broadcasting System I / Deputy Manager
  • SEIJI YOSHIKAWA
  • SEIJI YOSHIKAWA
  • TOOP design works inc. / CEO
  • TAKANORI YOSHIDA
  • TAKANORI YOSHIDA
  • BYTHREE inc. / representative director
  • YOSHITAKA WATANABE
  • YOSHITAKA WATANABE
  • OTO GALLERY / Representative