つくりかけラボ関連イベント
Art Lab #15 Nao Saito, Tactile Hunt Weaving Space Related Events, Artist Workshop

Let's Create Tactile Map Plates!

Join Artist Nao Saito for a tour around Chiba City Museum of Art, where you will explore and express memorable moments and small delights through textures using familiar materials. Each session will have a different theme.

In July, we will explore the special exhibition rooms at 8th and 7th floor, and in August, the permanent exhibition room at 5th floor. July workshops, and the  Need an exhibition ticket. High school students and younger are free of charge.

Schedule for workshop with language support. Staffs who speak some languages will attend the workshops.

Schedule

July 13 (Sat) 14:00–16:00  
※Need an exhibition ticket. High school students and younger are free of charge.

August 21 (Wed) 14:00–16:00  
※Need an exhibition ticket. High school students and younger are free of charge.

September 28 (Sat) 14:00–16:00 
※Workshop theme is undecided.

Instructor

Nao Saito  

Participation Method

Please apply using the form at the bottom.

If there are vacancies, on-the-day registration will be available on a first-come, first-served basis. 

Eligibility

Anyone is welcome.
Children in 3rd grade or below must be accompanied by a guardian.  

Venue

4th Floor, Art Lab, Chiba City Museum of Art

Capacity

12 participants per session 

Participation Fee
Free for the workshop, but an exhibition ticket is needed. High school students and younger are free of charge. 
Additional Information
  • Participants will walk around the museum during the workshop. Please wear comfortable clothing and shoes.  
  • Bring a watch or other timekeeping device.  
  • The plates created during the workshop will be used in Art Lab project and cannot be taken home.  

How to Apply

Fill in the required information and apply via the email form.

Web Application Notes  

  • Email Settings: Ensure your email can receive messages from the domain @ccma-net.jp by adjusting your spam filters before applying. 
  • Confirmation Email: After applying via the email form, you will immediately receive a confirmation email. If you do not receive this email, please check your spam folder. If you still do not receive it, please contact the museum.  
  • One Application per Person: Each person can only submit one application.  
  • Lottery System: If applications exceed capacity, a lottery will be held. Only winners will be contacted with event details after the deadline. 
  • Punctuality: If you are more than 10 minutes late on the day of the workshop without prior notice, your participation will be canceled due to scheduling constraints.
  • Privacy: The personal information provided will be used solely for the operation of this workshop. 

    If you encounter an error when submitting the form, click here and send the following information via email.  

    • Subject: “Art Lab 15 Special Workshop”  
    • Desired participation date and time (up to 2 choices)  
    • Applicant’s name 
    • Age  
    • Contact email address  
    • Phone number (reachable on the event day)  
    • Remarks 

    Artist Profile  

    Nao Saito

    Completed Master’s degree from Spatial design, University of Art and Design Helsinki (now Aalto university), Helsinki, Finland. Founder of UNI DESIGN. During her studies in Finland, she designed a “Tactile Map” for the visually impaired and the sighted in architectural spaces, which inspired her to design spaces relying on the senses and personal spatial memories. She works extensively in exhibition design, educational tools for museums, furniture design in architectural spaces and writing about spaces. Her notable works include:  

    • “Rut Bryk: Touch of a Butterfly” exhibition (venue design)  
    • “Arnold Lobel” exhibition (venue design)  
    • “Touch the Small Garden Museum” at the Tokyo Metropolitan Teien Art Museum (hands-on design)  
    • “Nagano Prefectural Art Museum: Open Museum”(educational tool design) 
    Search