By on September 12, 2017

The CWAJ Print Show, the largest contemporary Japanese print exhibition in Japan held annually, returns for the 61st time showcasing 204 prints, all but a few produced after 2015 by 201 renowned artists including new exhibitors. Five works by CWAJ’s Young Printmaker Award winners for 2014 and 2017 will also be on exhibit. See a wide range of styles, themes and techniques such as woodblock, intaglio, lithography and silkscreen with prices ranging from ¥5,000 to ¥300,000. The large scale print show also features a number of young talents including masterpieces by the doyens of the Japanese printmaking circle. The event is open to the public. The College Women’s Association of Japan (CWAJ) is a not-for-profit volunteer women’s organization made up of around 450 members from 20 countries. Proceeds from the show goes to CWAJ Scholarship and Fukushima Relief Projects. To date more than 800 scholars have benefited from the CWAJ scholarship fund and have built distinguished careers in Japan and abroad.

61st CWAJ Print Show
October 25-29, 11 am–6 pm (last day 5 pm) HILLSIDE FORUM, Hillside Terrace Bldg. F, 18-8 Sarugakucho, Shibuya-ku

‘Chiseled Variations’ – Associate Show
September 26–October 16, 11 am–9 pm (last day 5 pm) Frederick Harris Gallery, Tokyo American Club B1, 2-1-2 Azabudai, Minato-ku The show focuses on woodblocks, presenting 31 works by 10 artists

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