Portfolio Category: Collaboration & improvisation

Hasu Riviera / 蓮リヴィエラ

蓮リヴィエラ / Hasu-Riviera *It’s the name of our collaborative live show. I draw a chacoal drawing on Husuma while Kentaro Kaihori playing the drums. We both play and create completely by improvisation. It lasts about one hour. This project started from 2002 and we held it 5 times so far. 蓮リヴィエラは、海掘賢太郎 (Drums) と當麻ユキコ (Drawing) によるコラボレーションユニットです。互いが必要とした時に、不定期に活動します。 2002年より活動を開始し、これまでに5回開催しました。Read More

“White Fields” – Unit Kimiho vol.2

I painted this white painting on a long vinyl roll (10m x 1.2m) for the contemporary ballet stage “White Fields” held at Aoyama Round Theater, Tokyo, Japan. It was Unit Kimiho‘s second stage which were held from 30th January to 1st February 2009. All Photos are taken by TES Iida & Yusuke Masuda. I also participatedRead More

Seasons Flow / 四季琅琅 2006

Acrylic colors on Husuma (internal doors in Japanese house), 2006. This is an offered work from a family house in Tokyo. There’s a traditional custom in Japan to paint pictures (of flowers, plants or moutains or so) on house’s fittings, and it’s almost painted on Husuma (Japanese house’s door to devide rooms) or Byobu (aRead More