Dean, Faculty of Design

  • Department of Design(Takumi Design)
  • Graduate School of Design
E-mail  n-fujii@suac.ac.jp
Research Keywords:
Textile Art and Design, Art at Hospitals and Design for Patient Clothing
Degrees Ph.D. (Art), Tokyo University of Art (2005)
M.A. (Design), Tama Art University (1995)
B.A. (Textile Design), Tama Art University (1993)
Selected Professional Experiences Associate Professor, Nagoya City University (2008/4-2019/3)
Part-time Lecturer, Tokyo University of Art (2013/4-2018/3)
Part-time Lecturer, Tokyo Zokei University (2005/5-2008/3)
Part-time Lecturer, Tohoku University of Design and Art (2001/4-2008/3))
Research Fields Craft (TAKUMI) Design, Dyeing
Major Publications & Design Works
  • Aka no Rikigaku [Red-The Dynamics of Japanese Society and Culture]. Tokyo: Kazama Shobo, 2015 (in Japanese)
  • "Byouin no Art wo meguru Shutai to Igi nitsuiteno Yobiteki Kenkyu" [A Preliminary Study on Entities and Significance of "Arts at Hospitals":Using The Concept and "Publicness" of Public Arts as The Clue]. Tokyo, Bijyutsu Kyouiku Kenkyu [Journal of Society for Art Education]. No.24. pp.1-14. 2018. (in Japanese)
  • "Survey of Kāidāngkù, a Traditional Chinese Lower Garment: a Study on the Design of a Clothing (Pants) for Patients Bed-Ridden with Cancer, Applying the Knowledge of Anonymous Designs", Shizuoka University of Art and Culture Bulletin. 20. pp.93-104. 2020. (in Japanese)
  • "Beyond the Blue", Installation at Nagoya City University Hospital. 2017.
  • "Sceneries of Light ", Textile art work series, won the Surface Design Association Excellence Award in The World Batik Conference Exhibition ‘Wax Eloquent’. 2005.
Academic Organizations Society for Art Education
Society for Design and Art Fusing with Science and Technology


My current research interests are clothing design for patients and hospital artwork that applies traditional and innovative textile knowledge of dyeing.