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 2011
Germany (Italy) / Director, Oskar Schlemmer Archive
- “The Life and Art of Oskar Schlemmer”
Australia / Senior Lecturer, RMIT University
- “Surround Sound in Installation Art”
Germany / Head of School, Köln International School of Design
- “Education and New Challenges at Köln International School of Design”
Singapore / Creative Director, ANT Industrial Design
- “The Science of Object Design”