Research Programs

Training the next generation of creative talent

Artist Pit

This program aims to train and cultivate the next generation of artists. The 2019 program deals with the theme of concept and research. It will help participants develop their artistic accuracy and abilities to critique each other’s work as well as offer opportunities for sharing awareness of problems necessary for creative endeavors. Participants will be selected from applicants. Please check the Japanese festival website for information about applying.

Dates: 11/18 (Mon), 11/19 (Tue), 11/25 (Mon), 11/26 (Tue), 11/29 (Fri)
Tickets: Free
Facilitator: Saori Hala
Guest Coach: Yoshio Otani (11/25 and 11/26 only)