ONO AYAKO

Academic Assembly School of Humanities and Social Sciences Institute of Education

Faculty of Education Art Education 

Associate Professor 

Degree

  • Ph.D., University of Glasgow
  • M.Phil., University of Glasgow

Field Of Study

  • History of arts, History of Art

Mail Address

    oayako★shinshu-u.ac.jp

Career

  • 2024
    Tokyo University of the Arts, Visiting Lecturer
  • 2009 - 2019
    Nagano Prefectural Junior College, Visiting Lecturer in Art History
  • 2003 - 2004
    Saga University (Faculty of Medicine), Visiting Lecturer in Art History
  • 2002 - 2003
    Saga Medical University, Visiting Lecturer in Art History

Educational Background

  • 1997 - 2001, University of Glasgow, Department of History of Art
  • 1993 - 1995, University of Glasgow, Department of History of Art

Member History

  • 2018 - 2019
    Editorial Board, Journal for the Society for Japonisme Studies, Society for the Study of Japonisme
  • 2011 - 2013
    Editorial Board, Journal for Society of Art Education in University, University Art Education Society of Japan
  • 2009 - 2020
    International Scholarly Advisory Board for American Art Initiatives at the Freer Gallery of Art, advisor and webinar, Smithsonian Institution
  • 2009 - 2013
    Board Member, Society for the Study of Japonisme
  • 2007 - 2009
    Editorial Board, Journal for Society of Art Education in University (2011- 2013, 2007- 2009), University Art Education Society of Japan
  • 2007
    本部事務局理事, 大学美術教育学会
  • 2006
    国際交流委員・本部事務局委員, 大学美術教育学会

Paper

  • James Main Dixon’s Stay in Japan From 1880 to 1892
    Ayako Ono
    Shinshu University Journal of Educational Research and Practice, 16, 191-206, 22 Mar. 2022電子ジャーナル
  • ’Nihonga’(Japanese-style painting) for the Global: Modern 'Nihonga' and 'Seiyo (West)' and 'Seio (Western Europe)' as Relative Concepts
    Ayako Ono
    Shinshu University Journal of Education Research and Practice, (15), 363-371, 31 Mar. 2021リポジトリ電子ジャーナル
  • ‘Tonal Painting and Mōrōtai. J. McN. Whistler, Yokoyama Taikan and Hishida Shunso’,
    Ayako Ono
    The Journal for Society of Art Education in University, (52), 113-120, Mar. 2020リポジトリ電子ジャーナル
  • ‘Research on the sale catalogue of Charles Lanman House’,
    Ayako Ono
    Shinshu University Journal of Education Research and Practice, (13), 70-94, 31 Mar. 2019リポジトリ電子ジャーナル
  • ‘Research on the early exchanges between Japan and the United States’,
    Ayako Ono
    Shinshu University Journal of Education Research and Practice, (12), 91-106, 31 Mar. 2018リポジトリ電子ジャーナル
  • ‘Japanese art exhibition in the West in modern era-Britain’,
    Ayako Ono
    Kindai Gasetsu, (26), 8-25, 09 Dec. 2017
  • ‘Spread of universality and unity of beauty – J. McN. Whistler’s Japonisme as a starting point’,
    Ayako Ono
    The Journal for Society of Art Education in University, (49), 97-104, Mar. 2017リポジトリ電子ジャーナル
  • ‘Creation and recreation of Nihonga’,
    Ayako Ono & Hidenori Majima
    The Journal for Society of Art Education in University, (48), 129-136, 2016リポジトリ電子ジャーナル
  • ‘Spread of J. McN. Whistler’s Japonisme with a focus on his patrons’,
    Ayako Ono
    Studies in Japonisme, (34 supplement), 16-23, 2015
  • ‘Whistler’s Japonisme and its dissemination’,
    Ayako Ono
    James McNeill Whistler Retrospective, exh.cat., 194-203, 2014
  • ‘Networks of modernism: A new look at Whistler in Japan’,
    Ayako Ono
    Palaces of Art Whistler and the Art Worlds of Aestheticism, 165-172, 2013リポジトリ
  • ‘J.McN. Whistler’s introduction in Japan – His impact on the literary world in modern Japan’,
    Ayako Ono
    de arte, (27), 69-83, 2011
  • ‘Interpretation about art and theory of J. McN. Whistler’s in Japan. From the viewpoint of East and West exchange – Hayashi Tadamasa, Iwamura Toru and Kume Keiichiro’,
    Ayako Ono
    Studies in Japonisme, (30), 28-44, 2010
  • ‘Spread of technique of woodblock print and Japonisme’,
    Ayako Ono
    Studies in Japonisme, (30), 96-101, 2010
  • ‘System of preservation and reuse of historical building in Scotland and additions and alterations for the 19th century Maison Tigh-na-Mara’,
    Akihiro Yamagishi & Ayako Ono
    Journal of Human and Living Environment, 16(2), 99-107, 2009リポジトリ電子ジャーナル
  • ‘Whistler's Japanese Connection’
    Ayako Ono
    Freer Occasional Papers volume on Whistler, 95-104, 2008
  • ‘William Leiper's works in Helensburgh: Preservation and Reuse of Cairndhu: Research on the preservation and reuse of historical buildings in Britain’,
    Akihiro Yamagishi & Ayako Ono
    Journal of Human and Living Environment, 13(2), 75-85, 2006リポジトリ電子ジャーナル
  • ‘A study on making worksheets for art appreciation program for school education: Through cooperate with the regional museum’,
    Ayako Ono
    Bulletin of the Higher Education System Center, (2), 61-73, 2006リポジトリ
  • ‘The exchange between Glasgow and Japan and its background in the 1860s and 1870s’,
    Ayako Ono
    Journal of the Faculty of Education, (114), 113-120, 2005リポジトリ
  • ‘James McNeill Whistler and Japan’,
    Ayako Ono
    Art History, 156, 365-379, 2004
  • ‘J.McN. Whistler and Japan -Correspondences in the Centre for Whistler Studies’,
    Ayako Ono
    Kajima Bijutu Kenkyu, (20), 20-28, 2003
  • ‘Japonisme in Glasgow’,
    Ayako Ono
    Studies in Japonisme, (22), 9-29, 2003
  • ‘Mortimer Menpes’ Japanese subject and portraiture: The influence of J. McN. Whistler and Kawanabe Kyôsai’,
    Ayako Ono
    Journal of the Scottish Society for Art History,, 6, 69-76, 2001
  • ‘G. Henry & E.A. Hornel’s visit to Japan and Yokohama Shashin’,
    Ayako Ono
    APOLLO, The International Magazine of the Art, 11-18, 1999
  • ‘Japanese influence on Whistler’s Art: Subjectless painting and Japonisme’,
    Ayako Ono
    de arte, (14), 23-36, 1998
  • ‘Whistler’s Symphony in White No.1 The White Girl’,
    Ayako Ono
    de arte, (13), 58-71, 1997

MISC

  • ‘Luther Whiting Mason Collection, University of Maryland Special Collections in Performing Arts’,
    Ayako Ono
    Shinshu University Journal of Education Research and Practice, (10), 195-206, Mar. 2017
  • Edwardian London through Japanese Eyes: The Art and Writings of Yoshio Markino, 1897–1915. by William S. Rodner (review)Ayako Ono
    Volume 39(Number 2), 410-414, 2013電子ジャーナル
  • ‘Mortimer Menpes and Japan: The influence of J. McN. Whistler and Kawanabe Kyôsai’
    14 Mar. 2001, Invited
  • Japanese influence on Mortimer Menpes'
    Burrell Collection, 20 Nov. 1999
  • Enhancing instruction for students with disabilities using ICT. Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science, and Technology commissioned project. Art appreciation education for children with visual impairments. Hands-Free audio guide for art appreciation learning. 2022-2023
  • Webサービス Smartify  George Henry, Geisha, 1894, National Galleries of Scotland解説

Books and other publications

  • Whistler and Artistic Exchange between Japan and the West: After Japonisme in Britain
    Ayako Ono
    Routledge, 2023, Refereed
  • Japonisme in Britain, Selected Articles from British Periodicals, 1825-1911
    Ayako Ono
    Edition Synapse, 2022
    ISBN:978-4-86166-224-9
  • E.A. Hornel From Camera to Canvas
    Ben Reiss et.al., ‘Hornel’s Visit to Japan (1893-94) and His Use of Photography’
    National Trust for Scotland, pp.67-78 2020
  • James McNeill Whistler Retrospective
    Ayako Ono
    NHK & NHK Promotion, 2014
  • The Beautiful – Art for Art’s Sake, The Aesthetic Movement 1860-1900,
    Ayako Ono, ‘E.W. Godwin – designing the life space’
    Asahi Shimbun, 200-205 2014
  • City and Art in the Modern era of the West – London – Art and Technology
    Ayako Ono (Eriko Yamaguchi ed.), ‘Japonisme’
    Chikurinsha, 313-327 2014
  • BRITAIN & JAPAN: Biographical Portraits, Compiled and Edited by HUGH CORTAZZI VOLUME VIII
    Sir Hugh Cortazzi ed., Joint work, George Henry (1854–1934) and E.A. Hornel (1864–1933)
    GLOBAL ORIENTAL, 220-234 2013
  • Modernization of Japan
    Ayako Ono, ‘Japonisme and Chinoiseries’
    Yoshikawakobunkan, 371-380 2012
  • Aesthetic Dialogue – Japonisme in Britain
    Ayako Ono
    Gihodo, 2008
  • Minervium – Research Report on Higher Education 2007
    Ayako Ono, ‘Art appreciation education – use of worksheet’
    Kyoto University Publication Center, 68-80 2007
  • Research Report on Higher Education 2006
    Ayako Ono, ‘Teaching method of art appreciation for the teacher training course in the Faculty of Education’
    Kyoto University Publication Center, 66-76 2006
  • Minervium – Research Report on Higher Education 2005
    Ayako Ono, ‘Basics for teaching art history for teacher training course in the Faculty of Education’
    Kyoto University Publication Center, 54-64 2005
  • Japonisme in Britain - Whistler, Menpes, Henry, Hornel and nineteenth-century Japan
    RoutledgeCurzon, 2003

Lectures, oral presentations, etc.

  • Whistler's tonal painting and mōrōtai
    Spring 2023 Research Seminar Series, History of Art, School of Culture and Creative Arts, University of Glasgow, 19 Apr. 2023, Invited
  • Transnational Lives: Scotland and Japan
    University of St Andrews, 2018
  • Whistler and Modernity in Japan
    Whistler and Kiyochika Modernity, Melancholy, and the Nocturne, webinar Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, The Smithsonian Institution Washington D.C. (May 2015), 2015
  • J.McN. Whistler his life and art
    J. McN. Whistler Retrospective  Yokohama Museum of Art, 2014
  • Aesthetic Dialogues of East and West: Whistler's Points of Contact'
    Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, The Smithsonian Institution, Washington DC, 10 May 2011
  • Networks of Modernism: A New Look at Whistler in Japan
    Palaces of Art: Whistler and the Art Worlds of Aestheticism(Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M.Sackler Gallery, Washington DC, U.S.A.), 2011
  • Whistler and Japonisme
    Imagining Japan: Anglo-Japanese Influences on British Design (Victorian and Albert Museum, London, U.K.), 2011
  • ‘Glasgow and Japan Exchange – Industry and the Arts’
    The XXIX. Deutscher Kunsthistorikertag 2007 in Regensburg, 17 Mar. 2007, Association of German Art Historians, Not invited
  • Exchange between Japan and Glasgow in the nineteenth century ― Art and Industry
    XXIX. Deutscher Kunsthistorikertag (Association of German Art Historians, Universität Regensburg, Germany), 2007
  • Whistler and Japan
    Whistler Centenary Conference, University of Glasgow, 2003, University of Glasgow
  • ‘James McNeill Whistler and his use of Japanese objects in the 1860s’
    Oxford Brookes University, 01 Apr. 2001, 27th Annual conference of the Association of Art Historians,
  • Whistler, Japonisme and Japan
    Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research University of Tsukuba (Jan 2014)

Affiliated academic society

  • 2024
    The Victorian Studies Society of Japan
  • 2023
    The Whistler Society
  • 九州芸術学会
  • 1996
    Japan Art History Society
  • 2004
    University Art Education Society of Japan
  • 2005
    Japanese Society for Aesthetics
  • 2010
    Association for the Study of Modern Japanese Art History
  • Society for the Study of Japonisme

Research Themes

  • Consumer culture in the age of Japonisme: a study of the prices of Japanese arts and crafts.
    科学研究費補助金, Grant-in-Aid for Challenging Research (Exploratory)
    2022 - 2024
  • Improving instruction for students with disabilities using ICT (Practical research on teaching using digital data from textbooks published by the Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology)
    受託事業, Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology
    2022 - 2023
  • Modernity and Beauty: New artistic expressions in the context of exchange between the United States and Japan, Terra Foundation for American Art
    Terra Foundation for American Art
    Apr. 2018 - Dec. 2018
  • Research on Japanese students in the U.S.A in the early exchange between Japan and U.S.A
    科学研究費補助金, Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research (C)
    2016 - 2020
  • Research on J. McN. Whistler and his two patrons focused on their Japanese art collections
    科学研究費補助金, Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research (C)
    2013 - 2016
  • J. McN. Whistler's influence and impact in Japan
    科学研究費補助金, Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research, Category Young Scientist
    2009 - 2013
  • Research on the cooperation between the local museum and educational institution on art appreciation education
    科学研究費補助金, Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research, Category Young Scientist
    2006 - 2008

Social Contribution Activities

  • Transnational Lives: Scotland and Japan, University of St. Andrews
    lecturer
    Apr. 2018
  • 教員免許状更新講習 / Teacher’s License Renewal Training Support
    Jul. 2014
  • Whistler, Japonisme and Japan
    lecturer
    科学研究費助成事業, 筑波大学, Jan. 2014
  • 信州知の森が拓く、豊かな近未来 2012-2014
    SBC公開講座, 2014
  • 信州版・大学を活用した美術館ネットワーク事業 / Advisor, Museum networking in the collaboration of the local university – Shinshu version (Project for the Agency for Cultural Affairs), 信濃美術館 / Nagano Prefectural Shinano Art Museum, 2013 - 2015
  • 長野市10年経験者研修講師
    lecturer
    Jun. 2010
  • Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler, Smithsonian Institution, Jan. 2009 - May 2011
  • 教員免許状更新講習 / Teacher’s License Renewal Training Support
    2009 - 2009
  • 安曇野アートライン推進協議会・安曇野美術館連絡協議会 学芸研修会
    lecturer
    Nov. 2005