The 29th Origami Tanteidan Convention

2024

8/10・8/11(8/12)

days until the convention

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Online participation is still being accepted (deadline: 2nd August).

Please note that registration for exhibitions may be closed before the deadline if there are a large number of applications. (13th July)

Registration form is now open.  [25th June]

Exhibition entry form and popularity contest form are open and added explanation of OATC. [25th June]

Collaboration: Symposium “Origami Bridging Art, Science, and Industry” : event site is now open. [21st June ]

Special guests confirmed and application form for lecturers now open [25th May]

Call for contributions of origami diagrams for the 29th Origami Tanteidan Convention Book now open. [25th April]

The Best Work by the Votes : Theme: (Chinese) Zodiac “Snake” [25th April]

We will be holding the 29th Origami Tanteidan Convention in Tokyo on 10th and 11th August. [25th April]

Outline

Organizer

Japan Origami Academic Society (JOAS)

Dates

10th (Sat) and 11th (Sun) August 2024 : Main events

12th August 2024 : Collaboration Event

Venue

Hybrid event.

On-site at the University of Tokyo Yayoi campus and Online Streaming (zoom) from one of the rooms at the site.

Number of participants

300 people

Participation Requirements

All origami enthusiasts of elementary school age and older are welcome to participate. (elementary students must be accompanied by a parent or guardian)

  • Admission fee is required to enter the venue, including accompanying individuals.

Admission fee

On-site adult: JPY 7,000
On-site students: JPY 5,000
Online: JPY 3,000

*Due to technical and staff limitations, online streaming will be limited to the events that take place in a specified room, so you will be able to attend only a part of the workshops and events with the online ticket.

Registration and Ticket

Tickets will be sold online for both on-site and online attendance.

Cancel

Contact us using the inquiry form.

Main Activities and Features

  • Special guests =>
  • Special lectures : we are planning to deliver them online.
  • Workshops with a variety of origami work, from simple to complex. =>
  • Exhibitions by special guests and participants =>
  • The best work by the votes =>
  • Tanteidan Convention Book Vol.29
  • OATC (Origami Artist Trading Card) Exchange =>
  • Reception Dinner (10th August +JPY5000)

Collaboration Event

Symposium “Origami Bridging Art, Science, and Industry”

Date: 12th August 2024

Venue: The University of Tokyo Yayoi campus

Organizer: Grant-in-Aid for Transformative Research Areas (B) “Universal Origami”

Supporter: Japan Origami Academic Society (JOAS)

Number of participants: 300 people

Open to the public.

Details are here.

Special Guests

Gotani Tetsuya

Born in 1974, Oita Prefecture, currently living in France. He disseminates origami locally through classes, exhibitions, and lectures. For the past few years, he has focused on his own creative activities, but recently he has been motivated to read and learn from other artists’ works. He published the book “Origamix”.

Kim Jin Woo

Born in 1979, started origami when he was 6 years old. He currently works for a semiconductor manufacturing company. He is active as a creative committee member of the Korean Origami Association, and is also the leader of the Origami Pro group. He likes folding from crease patterns and design animals and object models as themes.

A Guest of
Grant-in-Aid for Transformative Research Areas (B) “Universal Origami”

Ekaterina Lukasheva

Born in Moscow, Russia in 1986, Lives in USA. She specializes in modular and curved fold origami. She loves to create complex looking origami with easy building blocks. She believes that half of origami’s beauty lies in the pleasurable folding experience.

Workshop

We are currently creating a program.

Main lecturers scheduled to participate (in no particular order)

GOTANI TetsuyaKASUMI SeishiNAGAYAMA Kaito
Ekaterina LUKASHEVAKATSUTA KyoheiNISHIMOTO Seri
KIM Jin WooKATO HitomiHAGIWARA Gen
KIM Dong HyeonKAMIYA SatoshiHIRAHARA Yusuke
JANG Yong IkKAMEI hoheFUKUROI Kazuki
YOO tae yongKARIYAZONO KangoHOJYO Takashi
HYUN Seok KangKAWAMURA MiyukiMAEKAWA Jun
ARAMAKI RyotaroKINOSHITA GoMATSUDA Keigo
INAYOSHI HidehisaKIMURA YoshihisaMITSUDA Shigeru
IMAI YudaiKUTSUNA TerumasaMINAMIJIMA Kazuhide
OUCHU KojiTENDO TomoyaYAMAKITA Katsuhiko
OKADA AtsuhiroTOMINAGA KazuhiroYAMASHITA Kohei
ODA ShinyaNAKAMURA KosukeYONAMI Ken
KAKAMI HitoshiNAKAMURA KaedeOthers

Exhibition

Works by Special Guests

Works by Participants

  • Participation in the exhibition will be limited to on-site participants.
  • 24cm x 24cm x 24cm / a person
    • We will limit the size of the exhibition space for each person to 24cm x 24cm x 24cm due to venue space constraints.
  • Registration is required. Deadline : 31st July

The Best Work by the Votes

  • This event will be limited to on-site participants.
  • Theme: (Chinese) Zodiac “Snake”
  • Registration is required. Deadline : 31st July

Convention Book

Submissions have closed. [15th June]

The 29th Origami Tanteidan Convention Book will be available for purchase by anyone at estimated price of 2,800 yen (excluding tax and shipping)

OATC (Origami Artist Trading Card) Exchange

How to participate in the on-site exchange: Make 64 x 89 mm (strictly required) cards with origami and exchange them with each other at the venue. There is no specific theme. Please make about 10-20 cards.

If you would like to attend, please contact us using the inquiry form.

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