Teaching Staff (Creative Manufacturing Design / Graduate School of Transdisciplinary Arts)

今中隆介
Title Professor
Research Fields Interior design / Furniture design / Product design
Education
1992
Master’s (Industrial Design), Tokyo University of the Arts
1990
Bachelor’s (Design), Tokyo University of the Arts
Selected Professional Experience
2013-Present
Professor, Akita University of Art
2012-Present
Designer, Kurokawa Kenchiku Kenkyujo Ltd., Tokyo
2011-Present
Designer, sixinch JAPAN Ltd., Tokyo
2003-Present
Representative, r-homeworks, Tokyo
1997-2012
Lecturer, Ochanomizu Art Vocational School, Tokyo
Recent Activities <Selected design projects>

2017
Akita Furniture (JR Akita Station lounge)

sixinch JAPAN Hongo Showroom. Tokyo
2015, 2018
BIYONG SCAPE (exterior monument design plan). Cable Networks Akita Headquarters
2015
BIYONG POINT (Akita University of Art gallery space). Cable Networks Akita Headquarters
2013
AKIBI41 Teachers’ EXHIBITION (exhibition plan), Akita University of Art

 

<Selected submissions / exhibitions>

2017
Ima aru sekai × Imada konai sekai [The Present World / The World That Has Not Yet Come] (with Hideyuki Oda). Akita Museum of Art

2016
Akita no bijutsu [Art of Akita]. Akita Museum of Art

sixinch JAPAN booth. Interior Lifestyle Tokyo
2015
Gwangju Design Biennale. Korea
2014
Kawasaki de ato [Art at Kawasaki]. Kanagawa
Courses Taught Materials: Expression and Design
Contemporary Art Theory 1, 2
Technical Drawing
Creative Manufacturing Design Seminar 1, 2 (Product Design B)
Study of Regional Industry
Product Design Seminar
Presentation Seminar
Creative Manufacturing Design Seminar 3
Graduation Project (Creative Manufacturing Design)

(Graduate School of Transdisciplinary Arts)

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

 

Example Works
トランスウェア リラクゼーションルーム 『Baraファニチャー』(sixinch JAPANコレクション)2012 『InterMaxブース』(サイクルモードインターナショナル)2013 sixinch JAPAN ブース
Relaxation room (Transware Co., Ltd., Tokyo; 2012) Bara arch (sixinch JAPAN Collection; 2012) InterMax booth (CYCLE MODE International, Chiba; 2013) sixinch JAPAN booth (Interior Lifestyle Tokyo; 2016)
リラクゼーションルーム 秋田県ファニチャー
Relaxation room (Qualita Co., Ltd., Tokyo; 2016)
Akita Furniture (JR Akita Station lounge) (2017)

Further details (in Japanese) can be found at the following link: Ryusuke Imanaka (Japanese page)