Theme & awards


“Cheers!” “Salut!” “Prost!” “Kanpai!” “To life!” This is a public call for the submission of original pieces of craftwork for a juried exhibition. The crafts should enhance “making a toast”, making the event even more beautiful and enjoyable. All craft genres are welcome.


  • Grand Prix (1 recipient): JPY 500,000
  • Second prize (2 recipients): JPY 200,000
  • Third prize (6 recipients): JPY 100,000
  • Special mention (7 recipients): JPY 30,000

Judging of submissions to be held on May 24 and 25, 2014.

Exhibition of selected works (May be subject to change)

Saturday, July 5th to Sunday, August 31, 2014
Venue: Sapporo Art Park Craft Exhibition Hall


  • Hidetoshi Sotooka
    (Head of Jury, Crafting Kanpai! / Journalist; Former Head Editor at Asahi Shimbun Main Office)
  • Okaz Design
    (Food and graphic design team Hideharu Yoshioka, Tomoko Yoshioka)
  • Masako Okamoto
    (Chairperson, Japan Craft Design Association)
  • Tetsuya Onodera
    (Director, Sapporo Beer Museum)
  • Satoshi Katono
    (Professor, Sapporo City University Graduate School of Design)
  • Makoto Koizumi
    (Furniture designer, Koizumi Studio & Koizumi Douguten)
  • Tomoyoshi Sato
    (Director, Sapporo Art Museum)