CV

Junichi Akagawa

English

Audio-Visual artist and Ableton Certified Trainer.
From 2010 to 2013 he lived in Berlin, presently living in Japan.

By programming and using sensor data, he is making live performances, dance pieces and installations.

In 2012 he has made a contemporary dance piece “Figure”, which is composited with dynamic images, sharp sounds and human body.

This piece won the Tel Aviv-Yafo•Yokohama Prize in Yokohama Dance Collection EX 2014.


日本語

オーディオビジュアルアーティスト・Ableton認定トレーナー。

2010年から2013年までベルリンを拠点に活動し、現在は日本在住。

Ableton Liveとmax for live、またopenFrameworksやtouchdesigner等を用い舞台作品のリアルタイム演出やインタラクティブな体験システムの設計から実装を行う。

これまで日本、ドイツ、オランダ、イスラエル、中国など国内外で公演を行い、身体、映像、音を基調としたダンス作品”Figure”では横浜ダンスコレクションEX2014にてイスラエル テルアビブ-ヤフォ・横浜文化交流賞を受賞。


Publications

Album

“CONSISTENCY TEST” CD&Digital, Hz-records, 2017

-SINGLE-
“Dice from the Window” Digital, Shrine.jp, 2018

EP

“I, All Things” Digital, Hz-records, 2012
“Nil Bit Berg Horn”(sprit album with Yaporigami) Digital, Hz-records, 2012

Compilation

“Mashed Eggplants Vol. 2” CD&Digital, Moniker Eggplant, 2013
“amorphous” Digital, Hz-records, 2012
“Forma 3.10” CD&Digital, PROGRESSIVE FOrM, 2010
“Rain” Remix for Bajune Tobeta, Digital, ElectricSheep, 2010


Screening

“Lilly. E. Benjoh.”Contemporary Dance + Audio Visual Film, ZUKUNFTS VISIONEN, Goerlitz GERMANY, 2013
“Lost Extensions”, Audio Visual Film, Asian Hot Shots Filmfestival, Berlin GERMANY, 2011


Installation

toe on net “Lights / Sounds” -sound, MUTEK JP, Tokyo JAPAN, 2018

toe on net “REFLECTION” -sound, MUTEK JP, Tokyo JAPAN, 2017

“a stake in the river”, NAKANOJO BIENNALE, Gunma JAPAN, 2013


Selected Performances

“Yokohama Dance Collection EX 2014”, 『Figure』Audio&Visuals with Contemporary dance, Berlin GERMANY, 2014
Kumiko Omura ”Dance of HAGOROMO”, Live Visual performance, ZKM, Karlsruhe GERMANY 2013
”fuZe”Vol.2 OPENING ACT, Audio/Visual performance, Shibuya WWW, Tokyo JAPAN 2013
Red Bull Music Academy Weekender “EMAF TOKYO 2013”, Audio/Visual performance, Liquidroom, Tokyo GERMANY 2013
mergrim “Hyper Fleeting Vision” release party, Live Visual performance, Shibuya WWW, Tokyo JAPAN 2013
“hue”,Visual for Contemporary dance,Kunstquartier Bethanien, Berlin GERMANY, 2013
“As a Frame”, Audio Visual performance, reSource003 presented by Transmediale, Galerie Mario Mazzoli, Berlin GERMANY 2013
『Figure』Audio&Visuals with Contemporary dance, HAU1, Berlin GERMANY, 2013
“Digitalanalog festival”, Live Visual performance, Munich GERMANY, 2012
“ICAS SUITE BERLIN 2012 by CTM”, Live Visual performance, Berlin GERMANY, 2012
“Camera Japan Festival”, Live Visual performance, Rotterdam NETHERLANDS, 2011&2012
“Electronische Music aus Japan”, Audio Visual performance, Dortmunder U, Dortmund GERMANY, 2011
“Eine Bruecke nach Japan”, Audio Visual Concert, Museum Dahlem, Berlin GERMANY, 2011
“almost the same, but not quite 48neukoelln” Audio performance, Damen Salon, Berlin GERMANY, 2010
“Dot Line” -self produced Concert-, Audio Visual performance, Ringoya, Tokyo JAPAN, 2010


Selected Music Videos

“Flip in It” Junichi Akagawa Hz-records, 2017
“realease” sub-tle, onpa))), 2013
“Shufflegent” Mergrim,PROGRESSIVE FOrM, 2013
“Telescopium” MimiCof,PROGRESSIVE FOrM, 2013
“Memphis” Adam Marshall, New Kanada, 2013


Award

Tel Aviv Yafo – Yokohama Prize 『figure』2014