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Kanagawa Prize 2021 Winners

Artistori congratulates Joe Chong and Paolo Cai on winning the Kanagawa Prize as Overseas Winners representing Singapore.

Their works will be exhibited through Kanagawa Prefecture Japan from September 2021 to March 2022 in The 21st Kanagawa Biennial World Children's Art Exhibition 2021.

Artistori is very proud to represent Singapore to win this international prize amongst 35 entries from Singapore.

You can find the prize winning works on these websites:


Name: Joe Chong Yong Zhe

Age: 7 years old

Work: The Cat Family

Prize: The Kanagawa Prize - Certificate of Distinction


Name: Paolo Cai Jie Yu

Age: 6 years old

Work: Giraffe Family

Prize: The Kanagawa Prize - Certificate of Distinction

Both Artistori junior artists are from Creative Mix Media Art.

Creative Mix Media Art is a programme for children to develop their natural drawing abilities and cultivate a way of expressing self through the use of imagination and story-telling in their artwork.

By learning multi-disciplinary art forms and techniques, combining and working with a variety of materials and mediums, we aim to stimulate creativity in your children while having fun at the same time!

About Artistori

Creativity and Originality is our core belief. Our approach connects children together through Inquiry-based methods, defining projects that expresses imagination, ideas and creativity.

We believe in a vibrant class that is full of life and happiness. Every individual will be interested and educated in every project topic. We bring the world to them through story-telling, presentations and discussions that leads on excitement, inspiration, interests and understanding, generating tonnes of ideas as a community.

Art is a journey, it never stops. Their own ways, their own stories and their own desire to create, leading them with the application of art, beginning with discoveries, tries, mistakes, solutions, mix mediums, techniques, aesthetics and the eagerness to complete and eventually, Artistori wants to share with the world about their creative journey and their very own masterpieces!

Artistori's Mission

Through art, we nurture children, teenagers to adults to become planners, critical thinkers, big picture thinkers, creative problem solvers, determined and disciplined individuals who can focus and concentrate on methodical approaches.

We inspire individuals to become artists, expressing new ideas, imaginations and feelings through art as a medium, in all art disciplines, in all forms of creativity, style and language, digitally and physically where originality and uniqueness is valued in all masterpieces.

We aim to make the world know about every artists presence and art works on an international level, through online and offline means.

Artistori's Vision

Artistori envisions to be the leading art educator in Asia where:

  • art education is not just a simple art technique teaching syllabus. We strongly believe art can take a person to a better and greater level defining lifelong skills and distinguished personalities;

  • teaching approaches are constantly improved, re-invented;

  • creativity has no limits;

  • the newest ideas are forged to create inspiring art masterpieces, leading the hearts of all ages to enkindle interest and passion;

  • the most interesting and creative curriculums are originally produced;

  • aspiring art teachers and art educators are trained here to drive our mission and follow our vision.

Artistori is a holistic art school helping children grow up with strong creative art skills.

Yours Sincerely,

Vernon Chen

Art is a journey, it never stops.

Mobile: 88765551

WeChat ID: Artistori

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