産学共同研究部門の参画機関 / Collaborator of Course  

凸版印刷株式会社 Toppan Printing CO., LTD.

産学共同研究部門の設置目的及び実施する取組内容 / Objective and Details of Course 

設置目的 / Objective:


The Art innovation Research Group, co-founded in 2018 with Toppan Printing Co.’s HR Development Center, has established a highly effective Management Training, and also has developed several media art projects. The company-branding exhibit in Toppan’s opening event in Hong Kong has caught the attention of Senior Directors of Toppan and was highly appreciated. We have established Art Innovation Industry-Academia Collaboration Course to comprehensively realize new ways of practical value creation. Using artistic methods, especially through the perspective of Japanese beauty, we are engaging in artistic and technological development and its business application. 

実施する取組内容 / Course Details:

・HR Development: Development of HR Art Innovation joint research and training program based on artistic thinking, with the objective of innovative value-creation.

・Art Content Research: Research and Content development on intersecting areas of Art, Culture, and Technology, with the theme of Japanese beauty. Social implications and implementations of these contents are also considered.

・Fluid Art 3D Technology: Value-creation technology research using 3D printed “Sound of Ikebana”, a video art created by using high speed cameras

・Projects Based on Art Content Research: When the researched media art content has developed enough to become a project, a new joint research will be initiated.

・Disseminating information on Art Innovation Research Outcomes: Disseminating outcomes of HR development research and content research around the world as future form of art innovation.

・Contributing to society using outcomes: Assessing global possibilities of business implications of the outcomes as social contribution. Such projects may include, but is not limited to: cultural projects, installation art, and human development.

産学共同研究部門の設置期間 / Term of Course

1st term: May 1st, 2019 – April 30th, 2022

2nd term: May 1st, 2022 – April 30, 2025