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Junichi Akagawa
Photo: Toru Imanishi

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、現在は京都在住。
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。2019年には文化庁メディア芸術祭とMUTEK.JPのコラボレーションイベントに出演。
2017年にHz-recordsよりフルアルバム“Consistency Test”、2018年にはShrine.jpより“Dice from the Window”をリリース。

2014年からデジタルテクノロジー企業 1-10.incに参加、体験型コンテンツや常設インスタレーションのテクニカルディレクターやプログラマーとして従事。
現在はフリーランスのプログラマーとしても活動する。

Audio/Visual artist and Ableton Certified Trainer.
From 2010 to 2013 he lived in Berlin, presently living in Kyoto Japan.
By programming and using sensor data, he is making live performances, dance pieces and installations.
In 2012 he made a contemporary dance piece “Figure”, which is composed with dynamic images, sharp sounds and human body.
This piece won the Tel Aviv-Yafo•Yokohama Prize in Yokohama Dance Collection EX 2014.
In 2019, he was invited to the collaboration event between MUTEK.JP and 22nd Japan Media Arts Festival.
His first full-length album “Consistency Test” was released on Hz-records in 2017, a single “Dice from the Window” on the label Shrine.jp in 2018.

In 2014, He Joined a creative collective company 1-10.inc, he worked as a technical Director and Programmer for interactive artworks and installations.
Now he is also working as a Freelance Programmer.

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

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

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