Graduate School of Arts (Master’s Course)

Graduate School of Arts: Master’s Degree Program

Graduate School of Arts
Department of Painting (Master’s Degree Program)
Department of Sculpture (Master’s Degree Program)
Department of Design and Applied Arts (Master’s Degree Program)
Comprehensive Design and Arts (Doctoral Degree Program)

Conducting advanced education and research in response to the needs of developing artists and professionals engaging in creative artistic activities to promote local culture.

Education and Research Features

  1. A rigorous and dynamic research and education program further developing professionals in creative practices, placing importance on classics studies, and creating interpretations of traditional art and culture through a contemporary perspective.
  2. An innovative program, pioneering new mediums and techniques to promote expressions compatible with a society oriented towards digital media.
  3. Fostering the integration of advanced theoretical perspectives and advanced technical training for the production and application of creative expression.
  4. Promoting local culture and international cultural exchange through art and culture, as well as providing education and research to support students in taking on leadership roles in society and the arts.

Faculty members

●Department of Painting
Division Position: Name
Japanese-Style Painting Professor:WARAYA, Minoru
Associate Professor:IMAMURA, Masahiro
Associate Professor:MAEDA, Tsutomu
Associate Professor:ARAKI, Kyouko
Oil Painting

Professor:OHYA, Hideo
Associate Professor:MORINAGA, Shoji
Associate Professor:SUWA, Atsushi
Associate Professor:SHIMIZU, Jiou
Lecturer:TSURITANI, Kouki

Lecturer : SATO, Yasutaka

Art History & Theory

Professor:SEKIMURA, Makoto
Associate Professor:JOICHI, Mariko

●Department of Sculpture
Division Position: Name
Sculpture Professor:MAEKAWA, Yoshiharu
Professor:ITO, Toshimitsu
Professor:WORTHEN, Charles
Lecturer:TANAKA, Keisuke
Art History & Theory

Professor:SEKIMURA, Makoto
Associate Professor:JOICHI, Mariko

●Department of Design and Applied Arts
Division Position: Name
Visual Communication Design Professor:OIKAWA, Hisao
Lecturer:NAKAMUARA, Kei
Product Design

Professor:YOSHIADA, Yukihiro

Lecturer : FUJIE, Ryutaro

Digital Media

Professor:KASAHARA, Hiroshi

Lecturer : ARIMOCHI"ALIMO", Akira

Metal Design Professor:MINAMI, Masano

Professor:NAGAMI, Fumito

Textiles Professor:KURAUCHI, Hiroshi
Lecturer:ODA, Mutsumi
Lacquer Arts Associate Professor:FUJITA, Toshiaki
Associate Professor::OHTUKA, Tomotsugu
●Contemporary Art
Division Position: Name
Contemporary Art Professor:EBISAWA, Tatsuo
●Art History & Theory
Division Position: Name
Art History & Theory

Professor:SEKIMURA, Makoto
Associate Professor:JOICHI, Mariko