2nd Furre Tachikawa Art Photo Contest Recruitment!

TOPICS 2016.05.12


There are 109 outdoor artworks “Faret Tachikawa Art” scattered around the Tama Monorail Tachikawa-Kita Station. We will hold a photo contest based on this art. The grand prize winner will receive a certificate and a prize of 50,000 yen. We look forward to your application!

2015 Grand Prize “shadow tread” (Masaru Maekawa)
Last year’s winners are here.>>

guidelines for application


This is a film that includes the Faret Tachikawa Art.
Anyone can apply.

application form

1.Four color prints (Including wide yongiri and service yongiri) printed on silver salt photographic paper.
2.Up to 3 works per 1 person, unpublished or unprocessed pictures taken by applicants themselves after June 2015 (Composite or digitally processed photos are not allowed.).

Precautions for Application

1.If the subject is a person, be sure to obtain the consent of the person (subject). Also, if the subject is a minor, the consent of the person in parental authority is required.
2.In the event of an act that infringes on the copyrights or portrait rights of others, the applicant shall deal with any trouble related to such act. The organizer will not take any responsibility.
3.The copyright of the submitted work belongs to the photographer, but as a public relations activity, the sponsor shall be free to use the submitted work for exhibitions, printed materials, websites, merchandise production, etc.
4.Applications will not be returned.
5.Personal information on the application form will be used to the extent necessary for the operation of this project. The name of the photographer and his/her residence (City/City Name) may be clearly indicated on the works used for exhibition, prize announcement or printed matter.
6.As a result of the examination, we will not accept any objection to the exhibition.
7.Digital and analog photographic works are judged without distinction.
8.ubmitted works that fall under or are likely to fall under any of the following categories may not be subject to review.

・Items judged to be out of compliance with the application requirements
・Items judged to be contrary to public order or morality
・Items that are judged to infringe on property or privacy or that contain slander or defamation
・Items with the purpose of profit or those related to politics, religion, etc.

How to apply

1.this application formPlease print out and attach the application form below to the back of your application and either bring it or mail it at the applicant’s expense.
2.In case of multiple applications, please attach the application form with all items filled in for each work.
3.Items that do not have an application form, sizes that are not specified or photos attached to the mount will not be subject to the screening.
4.Please make sure to apply with the one printed on silver salt photographic paper. You cannot apply with slides or data.

Deadline for application

Must reach Wednesday, August 10, 2016 ※By 17 o’clock if you bring your own

Review and announcement

1.Judges are selected by the organizers and the general public vote.
2.From October 7 (Fri) to 14th (Fri), there will be an exhibition of the entries and a popularity vote at the Im’s health salon.
3.The result of the examination will be notified directly to the winner in late October.
4.Please send us your winning entries with negatives or data (CD-R, DVD) as soon as you receive the winning letter. If it doesn’t arrive by the designated date, the prize will be cancelled.
5.After confirming the negative or data of the winning works and making a final decision on the winning works, they will be announced on the website of the city or the executive committee.
6.Prize-winning works will be printed and original goods such as next year’s calendar will be made.


Grand Prize (Award certificate and prize money 50,000 yen) 1 person
1 Mayor’s Award (certificates and prizes)
Citizen’s Award (certificates and prizes) A few
Selected (certificates and prizes) A few

Application and Inquiries

2nd floor of RISURU Hall, Tamashin RISURU Hall, Nishiki-cho 3 -3 -20, Tachikawa-shi, Tokyo (Tachikawa City Civic Hall)
Faret Tachikawa Art Management Committee Secretariat (Tachikawa City Regional Culture Section)
To “Faret Tachikawa Art Photo Contest”
TEL:042-523-2111(extension 4501)(Weekdays 9 o’clock to 17 o’clock)