Japan Day @ Central Park
Japan Day @ Central Park is scheduled to be held at Central Park in May 2018, and its art contest is now waiting for your entry. The Official Artist is selected each year, and his/her artwork becomes the official image of Japan Day @ Central Park and will be used for the official poster, program, flyer and T-shirts. Japan Day Official Artist will also receive a pair of round-trip Economy Class tickets to Japan, provided by ANA. This year, a singer-songwriter, Kana Uemura will select one of the entries for the special “Kana Uemura Award.” All winners including Honorable Mentions will receive a digital camera provided by Nikon, Inc. and their artwork will be displayed at an exhibition space on the 18th floor of the Consulate General of Japan in New York. For more information and to enter, visit the Japan Day website. Entry deadline is Dec. 20, and all winners will be announced some time in late March-early April, 2018.