“Rokko Meets Art Art Walk 2019” Press preview and public offering award ceremony on September 11th (Wednesday)
Hanshin Electric Railway Co., Ltd. “Rokko Meets Art Art Walk 2019” Press Preview and Open Award Grand Prix Award Ceremony held on September 11th (Wednesday) ………………………………………………………………………………………… Rokkosan Tourism Co., Ltd. (Head office: President of Kobe City: Koji Miyanishi Hanshin Electric Railway Co., Ltd. 100% stake) is an exhibition of contemporary art “Rokko Meets Art Art Walk 2019” from Friday, September 13, 2019 It will be held on the 24th of July. This exhibition marks the 10th anniversary of this year, and a total of 42 sets of artists, the highest number ever, will bring out the additional charm of Mount Rokko through exhibitions and workshops on the 11 venues above Rokkosan.
Uematsu Mio “world tree II” Location: Rokko Garden Terrace Illustration: Narumi Suzuki Prior to public release, a press preview will be held on Wednesday, September 11, and a press guide tour will be held to explain the highlights of this exhibition while visiting the venue. In addition, we will hold a public address award ceremony and reception from 15:00 on the day. We hope you will be busy, but we would appreciate it if you could participate in the press preview and introduce the information on “Rokko Meets Art Walk 2019” in your media. Please contact the following by August 30 (Fri) if you can participate. 078-894-2210 (9: 00-18: 00 weekdays) Please contact us in advance as it is possible to make close contact interviews with invited artists.
◆ About press preview General Producer (Director, Sales Promotion Department, Rokkosan Tourism Co., Ltd.) Greetings from Tatsuo Akashi, orientation will be held. From around 10:20, the general director and curator of this exhibition, Kiyotaka Takamizawa, will guide and explain the highlights for press-related people. It is also possible to freely cover the exhibition site without participating in a guided tour.
September 11 (Wed) ※ Rainfall
10:00 to 14:30 (Reception 9:30 … / press preview, preview 10:00 …)
Rokkosan Cantree House Restaurant Alpenrose ※ If you come by car, please park at Rokkosan Cantree House West Parking lot.
◆ About open call for participants grand prize commendation ceremony, reception
OBI Mr. OBI at last year’s call for awards We will announce the awards for the Rokko Meets Art Art Walk 2019 Public Offering Grand Prize (one million yen for the Grand Prix prize, etc.), the award ceremony and the reception. In addition to covering the moment of the award of the public offering award, it is also possible to cover the artists involved with the exhibition. Please see the outline of the event for details on each award.
September 11 (Wed) ※ Rainfall
15: 00-17: 00 (Reception 14: 30-)
Grand Hotel Rokko Sky Villa Nishinomiyayama, Rokkoyama-cho, Kashi-ku, Kobe City 1878-86
Exhibitor, Press, Jury, Guest ※ Because it is a casual party in a stand-up style, please come in plain clothes.
◆ About Press Guide Tour
State of work appreciation and coverage (Rokko Meets Art Walk 2018) After the orientation of this exhibition, we will conduct the following guided tours for the press. It is an opportunity to cover the works prior to the general public. Kiyotaka Takamizawa, general director / curator of this exhibition, will explain and guide the highlight of the venue and how to enjoy the work. You can freely view each venue without participating in the Press Guide Tour.
10:00 to 14:30 ※ The end time may be back and forth. ※ It is orientation from 10:00 to 10:20.
Press preview venue (in Rokkosan Cantree House)
Kiyotaka Takamizawa (Rokko Meets Art Art Walk 2019 General Director / Curator) * If there are many applicants, please be advised that the Rokko Meets Art Art 2019 public relations staff may guide you in several groups. ・ If you want free coverage, please visit each venue freely after the end of orientation. ・ You can freely enter and leave each venue by presenting a press certificate that you will receive on the day. ・ A public relations staff member stands by at each venue.
The Press Guide Tour will guide you to the highlight venues from all 11 venues.
Rokko Garden Terrace Natural feeling observation deck Rokko branch (Shida) Rokkosan Cantree House Rokko Takayama Botanical Garden Rokko Music Box Museum Rokko cable Heavenly table TENRAN CAFE Church of the Wind (including Grand Hotel Rokko Sky Villa venue) Rokko Arima Ropeway (Rokko Sanzan Station) Monument stand (Rokkosan Visitor Center) ※ We move on foot and bus (we arrange by our company) between each venue. ※ If you are arriving by car, either traveling by yourself or using the bus is fine. ※ If you park your car at “Rokkosan Cantree House”, please use it as appropriate since it will be sent to “Rokkosan Cantree House” after the guided tour. ※ It takes about 4 hours for the guided tour. ※ We offer snacks (rice ball, tea) to be served while traveling. ※ Please be aware that the contents of the tour may be changed depending on the weather conditions. If you would like to participate in the press preview and the open call for participants awards ceremony, please contact us by Friday, August 30, 2019. TEL: 078-894-2210 (weekdays from 9:00 to 18:00)
■ Rokko Meets Art For more details on the art walk 2019 held → https://prtimes.jp/a/?f=d5180-20190805-9926.pdf Rokko mountain portal site http://www.rokkosan.com Release https://www.hankyu-hanshin.co.jp/file_sys/news/7023_3ac99309b600402ff586b77319066099db416162.pdf Publisher: Hankyu Hanshin Holdings 1-16-1 Shibata Kita-ku, Osaka City
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