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Judging Panel

  • Atsushi Takeda

    Atsushi Takeda

    Visiting Professor at Tama Art University
    Art Critic

  • Nobuyuki Fujiwara

    Nobuyuki Fujiwara

    Chair of Japan Glass Art Crafts Association
    Professor at Tokyo University of The Arts Vice Dean

  • Ruriko Tsuchida

    Ruriko Tsuchida

    Associate Chief Curator of Suntory Museum of Arts

  • Yoko Imai

    Yoko Imai

    Curator of The National Museum of Modern Art, Tokyo

  • Koji Yukiyama

    Koji Yukiyama

    Director of Toyama Prefectural Museum Art and Design

  • Masaki Yanagihara

    Masaki Yanagihara

    Independent Administrative Institution National Museum of Art Japan
    Director of The National Museum of Modern Art, Kyoto

  • Yuji Akimoto
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    Yuji Akimoto

    Director/Professor of The University Arts Museum, Tokyo University of the Arts
    Art Critic

  • Dr Robert Bell

    Dr Robert Bell

    Curator and Writer: Design, Crafts and Applied Arts
    (formerly Senior Curator Decorative Arts and Design at the National Gallery of Australia, Canberra from 2000-2016)

  • Milan Hlave?

    Milan Hlaveš

    Mgr., Ph.D., Glass, Ceramics and Porcelain Collections, Head of Department, Curator of Modern and Contemporary Glass, Ceramics and Porcelain Collections at The Museum of Decorative Arts (UPM) in Prague, Czech Republic

  • Benjamin Cobb

    Benjamin Cobb

    Hot Shop Manager/ Lead Gaffer Museum of Glass, Tacoma, WA, USA

  • Junji Ito

    Junji Ito

    Honorary Director of Toyama Glass Art Museum
    Professor of Tokyo University of The Arts
    Art Critic

  • Ryoji Shibuya

    Ryoji Shibuya

    Director of Toyama Glass Art Museum

※In no special order