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Art Contest! Have Your Artwork Displayed At OMO3 Tokyo Kawasaki
OMO3 Tokyo Kawasaki, the first hostel operated by leading hospitality company Hoshino Resorts, will open in Kawasaki on June 11, 2020. Aspiring artists are invited to take part in Creators Wall, a contest held to find beautiful new art to display in the rooms of OMO3 Tokyo Kawasaki!
Creators Wall - A Contest Open to Aspiring Artists
To mark the event, Hoshino Resorts and avex art agency project are co-hosting an art contest called Creators Wall to discover beautiful artwork to be displayed in the rooms of this stylish hostel.
Creators Wall is a contest open to all aspiring artists active in fields like painting, graphic illustration, and photography. The theme of the artwork should be "Carefree Travel."
Kawasaki, where OMO3 Tokyo Kawasaki is located, is a city with a vibrant culture and a long history that is fun to explore freely. There is something new to discover at every corner, from local shopping streets full of local delights, shrines with stunning festivals, and historical spots. It's a very inspiring city when it comes to carefree travel!
Apply from the official website: http://ha-cw.com/
Submission deadline: March 31, 2020 (until 23:59 Japan time)
Theme: "Carefree Travel"
- The Creators Wall art contest is open to aspiring artists between 18 and 35 years of age.
- For participants under 20 years of age, their legal guardian's permission is required in order to apply.
- Please apply only if you will be able to attend the award ceremony on June 10, 2020, held at Hoshino Resorts OMO3 Tokyo Kawasaki.
Please download the guidelines on format and application procedures from the official website:
Traditional Chinese: http://ha-cw.com/zh_fanti.pdf
Simplified Chinese: http://ha-cw.com/zh_jianti.pdf
All the applications will be reviewed by Hoshino Resorts president, Yoshiharu Hoshino, and the CTO of avex, Inc., Shinsuke Kato.
Details on OMO3 Tokyo Kawasaki, the First Hostel Operated by Hoshino Resorts
A vibrant city with a rich history and exciting sightseeing spots, Kawasaki can be reached in about 16 minutes from Haneda Airport, It is close to Yokohama and Tokyo, offering excellent access to major travel destinations in Japan.
Hoshino Resorts OMO3 Tokyo Kawasaki was born out of the wish to offer a broader range of travel options to Kawasaki visitors. The facility offers three types of rooms, as well as services to get guests acquainted with local culture and history. It is a great choice for travelers who want to enjoy their trip freely, at their own pace. Continue reading below to learn more about the features of this stylish hostel.
1. Three Room Types
Solo travelers who want to spend most of their time outside exploring the city might want to consider using the dormitory-type NEDOCO Pod rooms. The beds are very comfortable and are equipped with reading lights, hanger rails, and security boxes.
The COBACO Cabin type of rooms are ideal for travelers who want more privacy. They offer plenty of space for bigger luggage, too.
The SUMICA Rooms are spacious enough to accommodate two people. They even have private shower rooms.
While a hostel, OMO3 Tokyo Kawasaki employs a tasteful, beautiful design in all its rooms, offering guests a comfortable stay.
2. OMO Base - A Vibrant Gathering Space
OMO Base is a public space where guests can gather and exchange travel information on Kawasaki or enjoy the local treats bought during their exploration of the city. Pamphlets and a board with information on all the fun things to do in Kawasaki are also available here.
3. Kawasaki Sightseeing and Culture Experiences
OMO3 Tokyo Kawasaki has a team of local guides called OMO Rangers who will happily show guests around the city, introducing them to the historical sites, temples, and shrines of Kawasaki. A post town on the historical Tokaido road that connected Tokyo to Kyoto in the Edo period (1603-1868), the city is well-known for the warmheartedness of its people who are very open to travelers.
OMO3 Tokyo Kawasaki
Address: Kanagawa, Kawasaki, Kawasaki, Ogawacho 17-1 MAP
Access: 7 minutes on foot from JR Kawasaki Station; 10 minutes's walk from Keikyu Kawasaki Station
Accommodation fee: from 2,818 yen/night (before tax; the fee does not include meals)
Official website: https://www.hoshinoresorts.com/en/resortsandhotels/omobeb/omo/3tokyokawasaki.html
All pictures courtesy of Hoshino Resorts
Hoshino Resorts operates hotels and ryokan (Japanese inns) in 35 locations all around Japan. Their facilities are ideal for travelers who wish to fully enjoy the charms of Japan.
Each facility has English speaking staff who make sure that visitors from all around the world experience the full breadth of Japanese hospitality without inconveniences.
The Hoshino Resorts brands include HOSHINOYA, KAI, RISONARE, and OMO.