For nearly 20 years, BODAI has been developing its own approach by incorporating art into business. Also, as a course approved by the Ministry of Education, a new course on “arts economics” has been started fall in 2018 at IMS, Kyoto University's Industry-Government-Academia Collaboration Center. This course is directly supported by BODAI. In 2018, the Art Thinking course, which started at Stanford University and matured for 10 years at ESCP University in Paris, first landed in Japan. B O D A I has started a new initiative to link and fuse with these three trends to create new businesses and disclose the methods themselves.
B O D A I has been active as a painter and artist since starting a solo exhibition in New York in 1999. We perform a wide range of activities, from landscape paintings depicting unique colors and oil paintings such as portraits, to live painting events in collaboration with musicians.