On Thursday, September 15, the names of the new Praemium Imperiale Laureates will be announced in Berlin, Rome, London, Paris, New York and Tokyo. The recipients are as follows:
|▪Architecture||Kazuyo Sejima + Ryue Nishizawa / SANAA||(Japan)|
The artists are recognized and awarded for their achievements, for the impact they have had internationally on the arts, and for their role in enriching the global community. Each laureate receives an honorarium of 15 million yen and a testimonial letter. A medal will be presented by Prince Hitachi, honorary patron of the Japan Art Association, in the Awards Ceremony held in Tokyo on October 19, 2022.
The Grant for Young Artists will be announced on September 15 at a press conference in Berlin, and 2022 recipient of the Grant is Kronberg Academy Foundation in Germany. The recipient will be presented a grant of 5 million yen to assist its efforts to help young artists at the press conference.
For detailed information regarding the laureates, and related photos, please contact:
THE JAPAN ART ASSOCIATION
1-2 Ueno Park, Taito-ku, Tokyo
TEL: 03-5832-6464 FAX: 03-5832-6465
Click on the names of the laureates and the recipient of the Grant to access their profile pages.