Teaching Staff (Arts & Roots / Graduate School of Transdisciplinary Arts)

Title Professor
Research Fields Art projects / Regional planning / Spatial modeling
Education
1985
Master’s (Fine Arts), Kyoto City University of Arts
1983
Bachelor’s (Craft [Textiles]), Kyoto City University of Arts
Selected Professional Experience
2018-Present
Chairman, NPO Corporation ‘Arts Center Akita’
2017-Present
President, Fuji Studio Co., Ltd., Fukuoka
2017-2019
Vice President, Akita University of Art
2014-Present
Professor, Akita University of Art
2014-2016
Director, Towada City Museum of Contemporary Art, Aomori
2013
Artistic Director, Towada Oirase Art Festival, Aomori
2006-Present
Vice Chairman, Plus Arts NPO, Kobe / Tokyo
Recent Activities <Artwork submissions>

2019
Jura-ki kara uketsugareru [Inherited from the Jurassic]. The Museum of Kyoto Annex

2018
Nuigurumax. Hajimari Art Center, Fukushima

Ichi-oku go-sen-man-nen mae yori uketsugareru [Inherited from 150 million years ago]. Takamatsu Art Museum, Kagawa

Jurassic Plastic. Sydney Festival. Sydney Town Hall, Sydney, Australia

2016
Pori puranetto kanpani [Poly planet company]. Kenpoku Art. Ibaraki

ToysSaurus paradise! National Museum of Singapore
2015
Happy Paradies?  21st Century Museum of Contemporary Art, Kanazawa, Ishikawa

 

<Solo exhibitions>

2015
Kirishima cho-geijutsu gakko: Ashita kaeru tsumori [Kirishima Super Art School: I’m Going Home Tomorrow]. Kirishima Open Air Museum, Kagoshima

2014
Toizaurusu no hikyo [The Hidden World of ToysSaurus]. Hara Museum ARC, Gunma

 

<Art projects>

2017
Wakeari Zatsugami-bu [Imperfect Paper Trash]. Sendai Mediatheque, Sendai City Environment Bureau, Miyagi

Ogunibijuku: Konna kaishaku ari nanda! [Ogunibijuku: You Can Look at It This Way Too!]. Sakamoto Zenzo Museum of Art, Kumamoto

 

<Other>

2018
Director, ‘Citizen’s Project’ / ‘Kid’s Project’, Water and Land Niigata Art Festival 2018. Niigata
2017
Stage design, Kisetsu no nai machi [A City Without Seasons]. Unno Yamada Dance Company, Osaka / Tokyo / Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
2016
Supervisor, Ezuko Hall 20th anniversary project, Ezuko Seijin Expo. Miyagi
2013
Choyaku: Bijutsu no gakko [Super Liberal Art School] (special exhibition). Towada Art Center, Aomori
Courses Taught Contemporary Art Theory 1, 2
Contemporary Art Seminar (Arts & Roots)
Sculpting Seminar
Introduction to Arts & Roots
Arts & Roots Seminar
Art Project
Project Planning and Presentation
Graduation Project (Arts & Roots)

(Graduate School of Transdisciplinary Arts)

Transdisciplinary Arts Theory
Applied Transdisciplinary Arts Theory A
Transdisciplinary Arts Seminar
Transdisciplinary Arts Practicum I
Guided Research I, II (Master’s Program)
Transdisciplinary Arts Research: Expression I, II
Guided Research I, II, III (Doctoral Program)

 

Example Works
 So long frogs  Skinny dogs  Happy Paradies
 Sayonara kaeru-tachi [So long frogs!]
 Sentoki o hiku yase-inu [Skinny dogs]  Happy Paradies? (2016)

Further details (in Japanese) can be found at the following link: Hiroshi Fuji (Japanese page)