CCA Fellowship Program

CCA Kitakyushu operates Fellowship Program for young artists and researchers those who are engaged in art, curatorial work, design and architecture.

In the end of the program, the fellows are required to present the results of their project either in the report, exhibition, etc. with advice from the directors.

Application deadline for the program 2018

March 30, 2018

Application materials

- Application form (PDF download)
- CV
- Documentation of work
- Proposal of your research

The materials should be submitted by email or by mail to the addresses below.


Fellowship Program 2018 runs from the September 2018 to the end of March 2019 accepting fellows in the fields of art, curatorial work, architecture and design. Each fellow is required to stay and work in Kitakyushu for a few months either consecutively or intermittently during the above period of time.

Condition for the Admission

CURATOR: Work experience in contemporary art or majored in art/art history.
ARCHITECT/DESIGNER: Work experience by running private office or being engaged in the equivalent activities.
ALL up to age 40.


FIRST STAGE: The candidates’ application materials are examined.
*Selected candidates are notified the schedule of the interview.
*The results are announced by email.
*CCA Kitakyushu does not accept telephone inquiries regarding the result.


The travel expense
CCA covers a return air fare (economy) from your home country to Kitakyushu according to CCA terms.

Living expense
JPY 200’000 is offered as living expense (including accommodation) supported by CCA Scholarship Committee.

For further information:

CCA Kitakyushu Fellowship Program
Science & Research Park, 2-5 Hibikino, Wakamatsu-ku, Kitakyushu 8080135 Japan
TEL: 093 695 3691 FAX: 093 695 3692 E-MAIL:

CCA Fellows 2017/18

Ryo Ikeshiro (JP)
Luke James (FR)
Harriet Rickard (GB)
Jasphy Zheng (CN)
Giuditta Vendrame (IT)