Dates: 2015. 4.18 Sat – 5.10 Sun

Organizer: KYOTOGRAPHIE International Photography Festival
Co-organizers: Kyoto City, Kyoto Municipal Board of Education


KYOTOGRAPHIE is a world-class photographic festival presented annually in Kyoto (Japan) over three weeks during the height of the spring tourist season. With a style that is unique in Asia, KYOTOGRAPHIE presents outstanding photography through
original scenography in Kyoto City’s iconic traditional and contemporary architectural spaces. Recognized as a distinguished photographic event, the festival successfully established its reputation in 2014, attracting around 40,000 visitors from across the country and overseas.
KYOTOGRAPHIE 2015, 3rd EDITION, April 18th-May 10th, 2015. Exhibiting 14 widely recognized and celebrated Japanese and international photographers from 9 countries in 15 venues.
KYOTOGRAPHIE aims to foster an appreciation of photography as a medium and art form. The festival brings together the international arts community to create opportunities and events that generate quality exchanges for people of all ages and cultures. Coinciding with the major festival program an extensive Education and Public Program is presented, including artist talks, lectures, children’s workshops, photographic workshops and exciting evening events. KYOTOGRAPHIE also also fosters opportunities for emerging photographers through its major satellite event KG+.

[Ticket Information]


PASSPORT Tickets on sale at KYOTOGRAPHIE venues (Not available at free exhibitions). It is available to enter once at every exhibition sites.

Adults 2,500yen
Students (University, High school students)  1,500yen

[Japanese only]

Ticket Pia KYOTOGRAPHIE京都国際写真祭2015


Tickets on sale at KYOTOGRAPHIE venues*.
It is available to enter once at each exhibition site:

Horikawa Oike Gallery④b, SHIMADAI GALLERY KYOTO⑤ , Ryosokuin (Kenninji temple)⑩
Adults  700yen
Students (University, High school students)  500 yen

Other venues ②③⑥⑧⑨⑪⑫⑬⑭
Adults, Students (University, High school students) 500 yen

Free admission

TORAYA Kyoto Gallery①, COMME des GARÇONS Kyoto④a, Kondaya Genbei Kurogura⑦

*Under15 is admission free for all venues

Google Map


Bus/Train Route Search System “Arukumachi KYOTO”

– Route map from Airports
– KYOTOGRAPHIE Local Supporters