• Department of Art Management
  • Graduate School of Cultural Policy and Management
Research Keywords:
Modern Art Theory, Modernism, Contemporary Art
Degrees M.A. (Aesthetics), Osaka University (1992)
B.A. (English Linguistics), Osaka Prefecture University (1985)
Selected Professional Experiences
  • Associate Professor, Shizuoka University of Art and culture (2004/4-2008/3)
  • Instructor, Shizuoka University of Art and Culture (2000/4-2004/3)
  • Assistant Curator, Kyoto Costume Institute (1995-2000/3)
  • Art Critic (1988-)
Research Fields Aesthetics, Art Theory, Art History, Modern Art
Major Publications & Works
  • Public Art: Japan +Practice, Shanghai Scientific Technical Publishers, 2003 (in Chinese and English)
  • "Clothes Emitting Ephemeras" Flatness Folded, MCCM Publishing, Hong Kong, 2008, pp.14-16, 166-171, 180-183. (in Chinese and English)
  • Vision of the Body: Fashion or Invisible Corset, (exhibition), Kyoto Costume Institute, Kyoto National Museum of Modern Art, Tokyo Metropolitan Museum of Contemporary Art, 1999, Seoul Metropolitan Museum of Contemporary Art, 2005. (exhibition curatorial planning)
Academic Organizations Japanese Society for Aesthetics
Japan Society of Image Arts and Science