Seeking to challenge yourself as an artist in a new context? The AICAD in Japan program is for students from schools within the Association of Independent Colleges of Art and Design (AICAD). Studio Arts courses give you the tools you need to expand your portfolio. Japanese language courses, area studies courses, and local roommates all provide support to help you thrive in this new environment. Students of all Japanese language levels and AICAD schools are welcome.
Create Art. Study Art. Learn Japanese. Live in Japan.
Studio art courses taught in Japanese: glassblowing, wood block printing, textiles, manga
Intensive Japanese language courses
Extensive support from CET: assistance with housing, courses, and assimilation into daily life
Immersion into the Japanese art world—galleries, interactions with artists, activities