ABOUTFoundation Introduction

To promote the succession and development of cultural art and the creation of new and original works.

Through cultural arts, we aim to create the foundations and environment to nurture people's creativity and expressive power, to create a spiritually rich society that can accept emotional connections, mutual understanding and respect, and diversity, with the aim of supporting the activities of young cultural artists, to pass on and develop the culture arts that have been cultivated thus far, and to promote the imagination of new and original cultural art.

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Philosophy, purpose, and field of activity

This foundation seeks, through cultural arts, to develop the infrastructure and create an environment that will nurture people's creativity and expressive power, to create a spiritually rich society that can accept emotional connections, mutual understanding and respect, and diversity, with the aim of supporting the activities of the most talented young cultural artists, to pass on and develop the culture arts that have been cultivated thus far, and to promote the imagination of new and original cultural art.

Business

This foundation conducts the following business in order to achieve its purpose.

  1. 1 Support grant program for the activities of young artists with the potential to spread creative culture, arts, and crafts worldwide
  2. 2 Other necessary business to achieve the purpose of this foundation

Name / Date of Establishment / Location

This foundation seeks, through cultural arts, to develop the infrastructure and create an environment that will nurture people's creativity and expressive power, to create a spiritually rich society that can accept emotional connections, mutual understanding and respect, and diversity, with the aim of supporting the activities of the most talented young cultural artists, to pass on and develop the culture arts that have been cultivated thus far, and to promote the imagination of new and original cultural art.

Name Kawamura Cultural Foundation
Date of Establishment Application period TBD *FY2017
Location Sotokanda 2-15-2, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo

Councilor Takeo Obayashi Chairman and representative director of Obayashi Corp., etc.

Councilor Yuji Akimoto Special director, 21st Century Museum of Contemporary Art, Kanazawa, etc.

Councilor Takao Tsutsumi President of Sezon Museum of Modern Art incorporated foundation, etc.

堤たか雄

堤 たか雄Takao Tsutsumi

Educational Background

March 1993 Graduated from Department of Political Science, Keio University Law School
June 1993 Studied at Grenoble 3rd University, France
April 1997 Admitted to the doctoral program in International Environmental Economics at the University of Tokyo Graduate School of Agriculture and Life Sciences

Councilor Kawamura Ikuko  

President Kawamura Yoshihisa Director of DIC Corp., etc.

Director Tomoko Iwaseki   

Director Kenji Kubota Curator

Director Tsutomu Horiuchi Social Investment Promotion Foundation Councilor, etc

Auditor Yoshikazu Sugita Certified
public accountant, tax accountant

Auditor Tetsuji Shibayama Managing Director, AG Holdings Corporation 

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