Month of Photography, Tokyo 2003

The annual Month of Photography, Tokyo will be held during May and June. Besides the Tokyo Metropolitan Museum of Photography, major photo galleries in Tokyo will hold a diverse array of photo exhibitions.

Highlights are as follows:

Challenge of Artists in Their 20s: IN & OUT
Featuring young Japanese and Korean photographers.
Tokyo Metropolitan Museum of Photography (2nd floor)
May 30-June 15, 10:00-18:00 (till 20:00 on Thu. & Fri.), closed Mon.
Sample photos: http://www.psj.or.jp/nikkan.html

Challenge of Artists in Their 20s: IN & OUT
Featuring young Korean college student photographers in Japan.
Shinjuku Nikon Salon
June 10-16, 10:00-19:00 (till 16:00 on 16th)
Sample photos: http://www.psj.or.jp/inout.html

Challenge of Artists in Their 20s: IN & OUT
Featuring young Korean college student photographers in Japan.
Shinjuku Konica Plaza, Gallery C
June 10-17, 10:30-19:00 (till 15:00 on 17th)

Women-Only Photo Exhibition
Featuring women photographers.
Shinjuku Park Tower Atrium, Gallery 3
May 29-June 15, 10:30-18:00, Awards ceremony on May 31, 13:00
Sample photos: http://www.psj.or.jp/woman.html

Photographic Society of Japan Award-Winning Works
Featuring winning works of PSJ’s annual photo awards. Winners include Brazilian Sebastiao Salgado, Etsuro Ishihara (Zeit Photo Salon), Guardian Garden, and Naoya Hatakeyama.
Ginza Fuji Photo Salon
May 30-June 5, 10:00-20:00, (till 14:00 on 5th)

1000-Person Photo Exhibition
Featuring photos submitted by 1,000 people.
Yebisu Garden Place
May 30-June 1, 10:00-20:00, (till 18:00 on 1st)

For phone numbers, addresses, and directions to the galleries, see PhotoSpaces at http://photojpn.org/dir/listings.php?cmd=viewlistB&cid=41

Detailed schedule (in Japanese) provided at the PSJ site:
http://www.psj.or.jp/gekkan.html

Organized by the Photographic Society of Japan (Nihon Shashin Kyokai) with the cooperation of the Tokyo Metropolitan Museum of Photography. Tel: (03) 5276-3585