As a part of the course of study, MAU invites specialists active in Japan and abroad in their respective fields, to give lectures and hold critiques as visiting professors. To date prominent artists and designers have conducted numerous lectures, critiques, open symposiums, etc., on a wide variety of topics.
The visiting professor program also encompasses theme-based workshops, and experiments in collaborative art making and critiques.

Visiting Professors 2017

Hideho Urata
Japan (Singapore) / Film Director, Professor of Puttnam of School of Film and Animation, Lasalle College of the Arts

April 17th to 22nd, 2017

Kevin Walker
U.S.A (U.K.) / Royal College of Art, School of Communication, Head of Programme, Information Experience Design

May 15th to 20th, 2017

Shinzaburo Takeda
Japan (Mexico) / Professor of Fine Arts, Universidad Autónoma Benito Juárez de Oaxaca

June 12th to 15th, 2017

Asif Khan
U.K. / Director of Asif Khan Ltd., Royal Collage of Art, School of Architecture, ADS2 Unit tutor

September 11th to 16th, 2017

Scott Eaton
U.K. / Director of Eaton Media Limited

October 2nd to 7th, 2017

Georg Baldele
Austria (U.K.) / Director of Georg Baldele Studio

November 20th to 25th, 2017