Special Exhibition "Your Future, Your Future Self - A journey into picture books with Satoshi Kako"

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Special Exhibition "Your Future, Your Future Self - A journey into picture books with Satoshi Kako" Exhibition Outline

Your Future, Your Future Self


You, living in the 21st century. Your guide is waiting for you to stop and talk about how we will live in the future. Let's think about you and the world with Mr. Kako who is our guide.
In this exhibition, we will look back on the history of our existence from the time of evolution and look at the present state of humanity which was created by "human behavior." We will think about what lies beyond and our place in the future as we convey the bright vision which cutting-edge science foresees.

Your Future, Your Future Self

[ Satoshi Kako ]
Mr. Kako is a renowned author of children's books and a researcher of children's culture. Born in Fukui Prefecture in 1926, he is a doctor of engineering and a professional engineer (chemistry). A graduate of the Department of Applied Chemistry of The University of Tokyo, he conducted publication activities and research into children's culture starting in 1959 and has published approximately 500 works. His representative works include "Little Daruma and Little Tengu" (1967), "The story of HAHAHA" (1970) and "The Crow, the Baker." (1973)


Term
March 20 (Sat.) - May 10 (Mon.), 2010
Venue
1F Symbol Zone, National Museum of Emerging Science and Innovation
Opening Hours
10:00 - 17:00 (Please enter at least 30 minutes before closing time.)
Closed
Every Tuesday (Open on March 30 and May 4)
Admission Fees
Free (Additional fees apply for Permanent Exhibition and other Special Exhibitions.)
Organizer
National Museum of Emerging Science and Innovation
Planned and Produced by
National Museum of Emerging Science and Innovation
Advisor
Satoshi Kako
Editions
Kensei KOBAYASHI(Professor of Faculty / Graduate School of Engineering, Yokohama National University) / Ken Suzuki (Representative of Sargasso Inc.) / Satoshi Nakamura (Vice Executive Director of Knowledge Creating Communication Research Center, National Institute of Information and Communications Technology) / Keiichi Namba (Professor of Graduate School of Frontier Biosciences,Osaka University) / Takao Hensch (Team Leader of RIKEN Brain Science Institute)
Planning Cooperators
Kako General Research Institute / Shigeru Ida (Professor of Department of Earth & Planetary Sciences, Tokyo Institute of Technology) / Osamu Sakura (Professor of Graduate School of Interdisciplinary Information Studies,The University of Tokyo) / Eiichi Tajika (Associate Professor of Department of Earth & Planetary System Science, Graduate School of Science, The University of Tokyo) / Motohide Tamura (Associate professor of Division of Optical and Infrared Astronomy, National Astronomical Observatory of Japan) / Jyunichi Nabekura (Professor of National Institute for Physiological Sciences) / Zentaro Yamagata (Professor of School of Medicine and Engineering, The University of Yamanashi)
Exhibition Cooperators
KAISEI-SHA PUBLISHING CO., LTD. / Komine Shotenn / ZUIUNSYA / DOSHINSHA PUBLISHING CO., LTD. / Rural Culture Association(NOSAN GYOSON BUNKA KYOKAI) / FUKUINKAN SHOTEN PUBLISHERS,INC. / fukkan.com INC
Graphic Design
oooka. org
Illustration
Katsuki Tanaka / Koji Iwaki / Kei Hagiwara / Teppei Maki

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