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Canceled: Symposium “Finland and Japan Universal Museum”

March 28th (Sat), 2020

In view of the coronavirus situation in most countries, the event will be canceled. We apologize for any inconvenience.

 

The Universal Museum is a design concept for museums that can be enjoyed by a wide variety of people. At this symposium the participants will consider museums from the viewpoint of the local community based on examples such as the Kyushu National Museum and the National Museum of Ethnology in Japan and also the Eureka Museum of Science in Finland.

 

[Program]
1:00 p.m.              Overall Program
Yasuyuki Hirai (Professor, School of Design, Graduate School of Design, Kyushu University)

1:15 p.m.              Eureka Activities
Sampsa Piira (Eureka Museum of Science, Finland)

2:00 p.m.              Kyushu National Museum Activities
Chihiro Moizumi (Kyushu National Museum, Exhibits Section)

2:15 p.m.              National Museum of Ethnology Activities
Koichiro Fumoto (Instructor, Yamaguchi University)

2:30 p.m.              Visitors Perspective 1
Hiroyuki Hoshizumi (Universal Design Consultant Representative)

2:40 p.m.              Visitors Perspective 2
Masako Toyama (Ikikata no Design Kenkyujyo Representative)

2:50 p.m.              Discussion

3:30 p.m.              Social Event (Voluntary, free)

 

[Organizer] School of Design, Graduate School of Design, Kyushu University
[Co-organizer] Yamaguchi University
[Supporter] City of Fukuoka

Date

March 28th (Sat), 2020: 1:00 - 3:00 p.m.

Venue

Design Common 2F, Kyushu University Ohashi Campus

4-9-1 Shiobaru Minami-ku Fukuoka Japan

Target

Anyone can participate. No booking required.

Capacity

50 seats available (first come, first served)

Fee

Free

Contact

Kyushu University Faculty of Design, Yasuyuki Hirai

hirai@design.kyushu-u.ac.jp

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QS Ranking 2017-2020 (Art & Design field), Asia region-Japan: Ranked #1

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Number of collaborative research results:44

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Percentage of international students: 20%