Teaching Staff (Landscape Design / Graduate School of Transdisciplinary Arts)

岸健太
Title Professor
Research Fields Urban studies (Transdisciplinary)
Education
1998
M.Arch, Cranbrook Academy of Art, Michigan, USA
1995
B.Arch., Tokyo University of the Arts
Selected Professional Experience
2018-Present
Visiting Professor, University of 17 Agustus 1945 Surabaya, Indonesia
2017-Present
Professor, Akita University of Art
2010-Present
Co-Director, OHS (Operations for Habitat Studies), Indonesia
2010-Present
Fellow, Asian Public Intellectuals (API) Fellowship Program, The Nippon Foundation
2007–2009
Co-Director, Crisis Design Network (CDN), Japan / Singapore / USA
2003–Present
Director / Architect, Lab for the WonderLandscape (LWL)
Recent Activities <Selected exhibitions>

2013
Hokusai Exposed Exhibition (art director). Old Truman Brewery, London
2008-2009
WonderLandscape Exhibition vol.01, 02 (curator). ZAIM, Yokohama

 

<Selected projects>

2015-Present
‘Alter-shelter’ (workshop; co-director). OHS, Surabaya, Indonesia
2013-2014
‘Impact of urban migration for major cities in Indonesia’ (API-grant research project; director). East Java, Indonesia

 

<Writer / editor>

2018
INFLUX – 17 Practices from Forefront of Urban Immigration in Asian Cities –. OHS Press

 

<Speaker / moderator / lecturer>

2018
Living practice: Distilling local knowledge of cohabitation (roundtable moderator). Asia-Africa, a New Axis of Knowledge -Second Edition. International Institute for Asian Studies (IIAS). Dar es Salaam, Tanzania

Urban studies on transdisciplinary arts (guest lecturer). ITB Summer School. Bandung Institute of Technology, Indonesia
2017
A concept of the second Asia (keynote speaker). EUROPALIA Arts Festival Indonesia. Brussels, Belgium
2016
Urban mapping and the exploration / cultivation of empty space (workshop leader). IIAS-CSEAS Winter School 2016. International Institute for Asian Studies (IIAS) / Center for Southeast Asia Studies (CSEAS). Kyoto
2015
The interventions of social practices towards invisible citizens (panel discussion participant). Inter-Asia Cultural Studies Society (IACS) Conference 2015. Surabaya, Indonesia
Courses Taught Contemporary Art Seminar (Landscape Design)
Design Survey (Landscape)
Graduation Project (Landscape Design)

(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: Kenta Kishi (Japanese page)