Toyama International
Glass Exhibition 2021

Toyama International Glass Exhibition 2021

Basic Information

Saturday, July 10
〜 Sunday, October 3, 2021
Toyama Glass Art Museum
The Executive Committee of The Toyama International Glass Exhibition, Toyama City, Toyama Glass Art Museum
Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Japan, Agency for Cultural Affairs, Toyama Prefecture, Japanese National Committee for ICOM, Association for Glass Art Studies, Japan, JAPAN GLASS ARTCRAFTS ASSOCIATION, Czech Centre Tokyo, Glasmuseet Ebeltoft, Glass Art Society, Kunstsammlungen der Veste Coburg, Museum of Decorative Arts in Prague, Pilchuck Glass School, Shanghai Museum of Glass, The Corning Museum of Glass, The Toledo Museum of Art, NHK Toyama Station, Kitanihon Broadcasting Co., Ltd., TULIP-TV INC., TOYAMA TELEVISION BROADCASTING CO., LTD., Cable Television Toyama Inc.,
Special Sponsor
Izak Co.,Ltd.
Toyama Chamber of Commerce, Unizone Co.,Ltd., Asahi Printing Co.,Ltd., Dai-ichi rental Co.,Ltd., Toyama Sugaki Co.,Ltd., The First Bank of Toyama, Ltd., Yamada Photo Process Co., Ltd., Lead Chemical Co., Ltd.

Grand PrizeJPY 3,000,000 ( 1 Work )

Gold PrizeJPY 1,000,000 ( 1 Work )

Silver PrizeJPY  200,000 ( 5 Works )

Special Judges PrizeJPY  100,000 ( 2 Works )

Judging Panel ( In alphabetical order )

First judging( based on digital images of the works)
  • ITO Junji

    ITO Junji

    Honorary Director of Toyama Glass Art Museum, Professor of Tokyo University of the Arts, Art Critic

  • Susanne Jøker JOHNSEN

    Susanne Jøker JOHNSEN

    Head of Exhibitions of The Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts, Schools of Architecture, Design and Conservation

  • SHIBUYA Ryoji

    SHIBUYA Ryoji

    Director of Toyama Glass Art Museum

  • SHIMA Atsuhiko

    Photo : Nohagi Naka

    SHIMA Atsuhiko

    Director of The National Museum of Art, Osaka

  • Diane C. WRIGHT

    Diane C. WRIGHT

    Interim Director, Curatorial Affairs, Senior Curator, Glass and Decorative Arts, Toledo Museum of Art

  • ZHANG Lin

    ZHANG Lin

    Founder, Director and Executive CEO of Shanghai Museum of Glass

Second and Final Judgings( based on digital images and then actual works)
  • AKIMOTO Yuji

    ©Chisato Hikita

    AKIMOTO Yuji

    Director of Nerima Art Museum, Art Critic


    Foto Kunstsammlungen der Veste Coburg


    Director of Kunstsammlungen der Veste Coburg, Curator of European Museum of Modern Glass

  • ITO Junji

    ITO Junji

    Honorary Director of Toyama Glass Art Museum, Professor of Tokyo University of the Arts, Art Critic

  • Devin MATHIS

    Devin MATHIS

    Executive Director of UrbanGlass

  • Susie J. SILBERT

    Susie J. SILBERT

    Curator of Postwar and Contemporary Glass, Corning Museum of Glass

  • TAKEDA Atsushi

    TAKEDA Atsushi

    Visiting Professor of Tama Art University, Art Critic

* The shown information is the one as of the held date and might has been changed.