IAMAS

Masayuki Akamatsu Professor

Masayuki Akamatsu

A media artist born in Hyogo Prefecture in 1961. Akamatsu graduated from the Kyoto City University of Arts Graduate School of Arts with a doctorate in art. He creates interactive music and visual works; in recent years, he has been studying the influence that technology has on people and society through his creations under the theme of mobility and reality. His representative work includes the books “Max Textbook” and “iOS Textbook”, the apps “Banner” and “Sekai Camera (Tonchidot)” and the installation “Uroboros Torch.”

Mail address

aka@iamas.ac.jp

Project

Research Field

  • Critical Cycling

Academic Degree

  • PhD, Fine Art, Kyoto City University of Arts

Education

1981.04 - 1984.03
Kobe University, Faculty of Letters, Department of Philosophy, Psychology Specialization
2002.04 - 2005.03
Kyoto City University of Arts, Faculty of Fine Arts, PhD

Employment

1984.04 - 1997.03
Kobe City Hall, Case Worker
1997.04 - 2011.03
International Academy of Media Arts and Sciences, Assistant Professor / Professor

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