Friday, 26 April 2019

Welcoming Mr Hinata to the IGA committee

We are pleased to announce that Mr Yuichiro Hinata has joined the Ikebana Gallery Award committee. Mr Hinata is an internationally renowned ikebana master and Director of Hanaike Battle.

If you would like to join our team, please contact us soon.

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Sunday, 7 April 2019

Join Our Team.

Ikebana Galley Award (IGA) is looking for two new committee members. With our world class judging panel, IGA needs to further expand its presence in social media and its capacity to reach more Ikebana students around the world.

The positions are volunteer base and there is no remuneration. The Committee's job includes helping select semi-finalists for the IGA and maintaining and updating the IGA Facebook page regularly.

Applicants must have a teaching qualification in Ikebana and experience in social media, in particular Facebook. Before you apply, please read our mission statement, FAQ and award details in our website.

Please send your CV with your Facebook account information to by 30 June 2019.

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Saturday, 6 April 2019

Semi-Finalists for the Ikebana Gallery Award 2019, March 2019 Quarter

We have been announcing semi-finalists for the Ikebana Galley Award 2019 quarterly. The Ikebana Gallery Award Committee is pleased to announce that the following works have been selected as semi-finalists for the period from January to March 2019. 

Congratulations to the students whose works have been selected for the semi-final. If you have not sent us your details and a list of materials for your work (check our Award page, please contact us soon,

Please also contact us if you have been selected but you are not eligible for this award. If we don't hear from you, your work may not be considered for selection for the finalists. 

Thank you all the Ikebana students who contributed this quarter. We will announce next semi-finalists in July 2019. We hope to receive more of your works toward the Ikebana Gallery Award 2019.

Please note that our committee will look through all the students' works again in July 2019, and the final semi-finalists including the works selected this time will be announced in July 2019. Your work may not have been selected this time, but it has a second chance!

In August 2019, the finalists will be selected from the semi-finalists' works, and will be sent to our special judges.  


This freestyle arrangement incorporated gloriosa / glory Lilly, swan plant /hairy balls and jasmine vine in a Japanese lacquer ware vase.











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