Special Areas are located on the first and fourth floors of Tokyo Big Sight's East Halls. The Workshop Area is ideal for interactive art! In the Live-painting Area, your live painting performance can be seen in progress by thousands of visitors.

For a regular booth, please apply via the regular Lighting Area and/or Dimmed Lighting Area pages.

Exhibition Types and Fees

Partitions included for Live Painting Area and Super-sized Live-painting Area booths.
Applications for the Special Area are for 2-day exhibitions only.

※Two exhibitor passes provided per booth.

※Apply for additional exhibitor passes if you are a part of a group of more than two people.

※Please apply for rental equipment after both your application and payment have been processed.

Canvases (W 2.7m×H 2.1m) will be located next to our Restaurant Area for as many people as possible to see your work in progress, so take advantage and show what you can do.

※Booths located at the end of their row do not have side panels.
※You can also sell artwork from your booth.

Registration is from 10am on Saturday, May 20th until 7pm on Sunday, June 4th, 2017

Price List for Live Painting Area
2 days ¥39,000/Sold Out

※Tax is included in the price list above.

※Includes wall panel fees.

Give the Super-Size Live Painting Area a shot! Located between the Regular Lighting Area and Dimmed Lighting Area on the fourth floor.
If you are interested in a space in this Area, please contact the Design Festa Office directly.

The Super-sized Live Painting Area includes 12 booths, 6 meters by 3.6 meters in size, in the Dimmed Lighting Area.

>>To apply, please fill out and submit the downloadable application form to the Design Festa Office by Friday, Wednesday, June 7th, 2017, by post or in person.
Successful applicants will be contacted by the Design Festa Office.

Price List for the Super-sized Live Painting Area
2 days ¥49,000

※8% Tax is included in the price list above.

※Including the wall panel fee.

3rd fl., 3-20-18, Jingumae,
Shibuya-ku, Tokyo 150-0001
Tel: 03-3479-1433 Fax: 03-3479-1498
Mail :

Optional Resources

Additional exhibitor passes, parking passes and electric outlets available.
Click here for more details.

Exhibitor Passes
1 day 2 days
Advance ¥550 ¥1,100
At the Door ¥1,000 ¥1,800


Paying by Bank-Transfer

You have ten days from the confirmation of your event paficipation to make your payment.

Please add the bank service fee (including overseas remittance) to your total amount

Indicate the applicant's name and contract ID as the sender.

Please contact the Design Festa Office if your sender name will be different from the name on your application.

【Wire-transfer to】
Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation Branch: Shinjuku-Nishiguchi Branch
Ordinary Account: 9473358
Payee: Design Festa Ltd.
Bank code: 259
Swift Code: SMBCJPJT

Cash via Registered Mail / At the Design Festa Office in Harajuku in Cash

Send to / Pay at : Design Festa Office
3-20-18-3F Jinguumae, Shibuyaku, Tokyo 150-0001
Tel: 03-3479-1433

Open: 10am to 7pm
※Please indicate the applicant's full name as the sender.

Paying by Credit Card

Payment by credit card is only available when applying through the Design Festa official website.

Once you have submitted your application, please read the automatic reply that will be emailed to you as it will include payment instructions.

Accepted credit cards are VISA, MASTERCARD・JCB・American Express・Diners Club・PayPal.


Application Form

Please read this carefully before applying.

Please double checkcarefully if this is your first time exhibiting at Design Festa.