Praemium Imperiale Award, artists and art
The Praemium Imperiale is a global arts prize awarded annually by the Japan Art Association. Since its beginning in 1989 it has become a mark of the highest international distinction for achievement in the arts.
Six committees, each chaired by an International Advisor, propose candidates in five fields: Painting, Sculpture, Architecture, Music and Theatre/Film.
Below list of artists are the laureates in Painting and Sculpture.