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

服部浩之
Title Associate Professor
Research Fields Contemporary art in Asia / Curatorial practice
Education
2006
M.A. (Architecture), Waseda University
2003-2004
Study abroad, Universidad Politecnica de Catalunya, Barcelona, Spain
2002
B.Arch., Waseda University
Selected Professional Experience
2017-Present
Associate Professor, University of Art
2017-Present
Director, Art Lab Aichi
2016
Guest Curator, ARCUS Project, Ibaraki
2014-2016
Curator, Aichi Triennale
2012-2014
Curator, Towada Oirase Art Festival, Aomori
2009-2016
Curator, Aomori Contemporary Art Centre [ACAC]
2006-2009
Curator, Akiyoshidai International Art Village, Yamaguchi
Recent Activities <Selected curatorial projects>

2019
Cosmo eggs. 58th International Art Exhibition, la Biennale di Venezia, Japan Pavilion. Venice, Italy
2018
Going Away Closer. Centro de Arte Contemporáneo Wifredo Lam, Havana, Cuba
2017
ESCAPE from the SEA. National Museum / Art Printing Works Sdn Bdh, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
2016
Aichi Triennale 2016Homo Faber: A Rainbow Caravan. Various locations, Aichi
2015
Behind the Painting (Chulayarnnon Siriphol). Art Centre, Silpakorn University, Bangkok, Thailand
2013-2015
Media/Art Kitchen – Reality Distortion Field. Bangkok, Thailand / Aomori, Japan / Manila, Philippines / Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia / Jakarta, Indonesia
2013
SURVIVE: Time hoppers on the Earth. Towada Oirase Art Festival. Towada Art Center and Oirase area, Aomori
2012
Skylines With Flying People. The Japan Foundation, Hanoi, Vietnam

 

<Selected workshops / residencies>

2015-2017
Facilitator, Condition Report Malaysia: How to escape the SEA (curator’s workshop). The Japan Foundation, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
2014
Facilitator, Art & Cooking / Open Kitchen: Relation (workshop). De La Salle – College of Saint Benilde School of Design and Arts, Manila, Philippines
2013
r:ead#2 (artist-in-residence program). Nishi Sugamo Arts Factory, Tokyo

 

<Selected symposiums, lectures and talks>

2016
Panelist, ‘Mapping Asia: Art practice and promotion in Asia’. Contemporary Youth Art Forum. University Museum and Art Gallery (UMAG), University of Hong Kong
2015
Panelist, ‘How international art professionals could be raised in Japan’. Curatorial Summit and Research Program. Agency for Cultural Affairs, Government of Japan, Tokyo
2014
Discussant, ‘Present expression of video art in Asia’. Yebisu International Festival for Film and Alternative Visions. Tokyo Metropolitan Museum of Photography

2013
Lecture, ‘Artist-in-residence in ACAC and Japan’. Fresh Paint 6. Tel Aviv, Israel

Lecture, ‘A platform of artistic creativity – Exploring possibilities of artist-in-residence at ACAC’. Bangalore / Mumbai / Delhi, India

 

<Selected award juries / nomination committees>

2017-2018
Signature Art Prize. Asia Pacific Breweries Foundation. Singapore
2016
ART NOVA 100. Beijing, China
2015, 2017
Japan Media Arts Festival. Agency for Cultural Affairs, Government of Japan. Tokyo
2015, 2017
Nissan Art Award. Nissan Motor Cooperation. Tokyo

 

<Selected bibliography>

2016
Lifescapes: Art and public spaces (with Chihiro Minato, Daniela Castro et al.). Aichi Triennale 2016: A Rainbow Caravan Catalog, pp.23-25. Heibonsha

Collective: Asia- occupy/life/humor (with Kenichiro Egami). Dreamer’s Crossroads: Towards the Place of Art and Memory, pp. 82-96. Heibonsha

Wakaranasa wo kyoyu shitai. Purojekuto wa dare ni mukete hasshin suru no ka [Share the incomprehensibility. Where should we project on?]. Atopurojekuto no nayami [Difficulties in Art Projects], pp.114-147. Film Art
2014
Modes of collaboration and their whereabouts. Media/Art Kitchen –Reality Distortion Field Catalog, pp.43-45. The Japan Foundation
2013
Hikizan no hoho de tatemono no jumyo o matto-suru [Unmonumental production by subtraction]. Towada, Oirase: Mizu to tsuchi o meguru tabi [Towada, Oirase: Discovering the Land and the Water], pp.206-207. Seigensha
2010
Designing situations: Theatrical or gameplaying actions and the structuring of circumstance. 24 OUR TELEVISION, pp11-14. ACAC
Courses Taught Contemporary Art Theory 1, 2
Contemporary Art Seminar (Arts & Roots)
Introduction to Arts & Roots
Arts & Roots Seminar
Art Project
Project Planning and Presentation
Graduation Project (Arts & Roots)
Exhibitions and Displays (Museum Curation)

(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
Transdisciplinary Arts Research: Theory I, II
Guided Research I, II, III (Doctoral Program)

Further details (in Japanese) can be found at the following link: Hiroyuki Hattori (Japanese page)