The Art Academy of Latvia will host the director of art support group ARTizan -Teiko Hinuma
On May 16, the Art Academy of Latvia will host the director of art support group ARTizan -Teiko Hinuma with the lecture “Japan’s artist residences as a social challenge”. The lecture will start at 14:00 in room 10.
AIR programs have developed in the fields of fine art, literature, music, and performing arts. Concepts of “global” and “local” are becoming less and less opposed. In Japan there are a lot of AIR programs which are organized by public and private funds. Each year more and more international artists are involved with AIR Japan. Presentation by Teiko Hinuma will introduce the cases of International AIR Programs in Japan as a social challenge.
Teiko Hinuma is director of citizen art support organization “ARTizan”, program director of Rikuzentakata Artist-in-Residence Program, curator at Aomori Contemporary Arts Center (1999-2011) and Associate Professor at Joshibi University of Art and Design.