Photo Exhibition

The photo competition formally known as Artistic Photo Competition is an open photo exhibition and solicits submissions of photos regardless of theme this year.

A senior section (age 60 or older) and a junior section (age 18 or younger) have been newly set up, and about 80 prize-winning/selected photos of freely chosen objects will be exhibited.

■Exhibition period
October 1 to November 23, 2011
■Exhibition place
Kobe Harborland (Main venue)
■Exhibition works
80 works
■Application total
(1) General: 517 entries (272 applicants)
(2) Senior: 127 entries (54 applicants)
(3) Junior: 16 entries (8 applicants)
■Judge
OOMORI Masao Director, Hyogo Parks and Horticulture Association
Director-General, Community Center for Garden and Greenery Promotion
Takeyoshi Tanuma Director, Hiroshima Prefectural Museum of Art
Teiji Morii (Photographer, Chairman of Hyogo Photo Creators Association)
■Hosted by
Organization Committee for Kobe Biennale, Kobe City, and The Kobe Shimbun
■Co-hosted by
Hyogo Prefectural Government
■Sponsored by
Hyogo Photo Creators Association
■Cooperation from
Cannon Marketing Japan Inc., and Fujifilm Corporation