2–5 February 2021


Daijiro Mizuno

Project Professor, Kyoto Institute of Technology KYOTO Design Lab Distinguished Visiting Professor, Keio University Graduate School of Media and Governance After studying MA and PhD at Royal College of Art (Fashion Design), Daijiro currently works at Kyoto Institute of Technology / Keio University on Transdisciplinary Design. Recent works include: • explorations of digital, bio and sustainable fashion design as speculative design (presented at Global Fashion Conference 2018) • visual, auto and team ethnographic research on the life course of a father (myself) with a partner with terminal cancer and an infant. His latest work, TRANSITION (co-directed by Kana Ohashi) was presented at International Documentary Film festival Amsterdam (IDFA 2019) and shortlisted. https://medium.com/documentary-film-transition/transition-as-a-research-project-97a8d4f69ac3 https://medium.com/documentary-film-transition/https-medium-com-documentary-film-transition-synopsis-8eb2571d4dda Other works: Algorithmic Couture Beta https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Zrz0PrTvNzM My ex-student’s work at KEIO SFC, awarded a special prize from H&M Global Change Award https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=a51hPTem1Ek