The public call for project proposals for the “Tokyo Tokyo FESTIVAL”, organized by the Arts Council Tokyo and Tokyo Metropolitan Government, closed on February 28, 2018 with a total of 2,436 submitted entries (as of March, 7th). These entries came not only from Japan, but also from 28 other countries and regions globally, demonstrating a remarkably high level of interest in this project.
Received applications will undergo examinations by document and presentation, with the announcement of final selection scheduled for summer of 2018. The selected proposals will be implemented between autumn 2019 and September 2020 as centerpieces of the Tokyo Tokyo FESTIVAL*, and the progress status of each 2020-aimed project will also be updated on the official website.
Full press release (PDF) is available here.
Tokyo Tokyo FESTIVAL Winning Project Proposals to be Selected Summer 2018: 2,436 Entries Received from Around the World!