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Open Studio Day
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Published: July 12 2011

Courtesy of youkobo ART SPACE

Youkobo has restarted our AIR program from this month with two visiting artists. We are pleased to inform that we will hold an OPEN STUDIO day on the 18th of July. There will be also a sound event to celebrate World Listening Day 2011.

Residency Artists:
Nge Lay
born in 1979 and currenly based in Yangon, Myanmar. She is a participating artist for JENESYS programme (Japan-East Asia Network of Exchange for Students and Youth). She works with diverse medium such as performance, photography, installation, and deals with themes based on her social background and her personal experience. During her two-monthes rediency at Youkobo ART SPACE, she will create new installation work comprised with wall paintings of nature and people from the local community, digitl images and sculptures, and exploring the idea of past, present and future.

Hamish Carr
born in 1975 and currently based in Melbourne. He manipulates an image of landscape digitally then draws it by hands as if to map the image. With extremely compressed distance between micro and macro, his work aims to evoke a sense of anxiety derived from the resless flow of visual information that appears and disappears around us. Carr has been exhibiting both nationally and internationally. His work will be shown in the Japan-Australia group exhibiton `Immanent Landscape' at Oyama City Kurumaya Museum between September17 and November 27.

Zempukuji Pond Project on World Listening Day 2011
July 18, Monday
1:30pm - 3 pm : Sharing and Discussion
3:30pm - 6pm: Live Performance
Coordinator: Marcos Fernades, Keiko Torigoe, etc
Admission Free
This is an One Day event to explore the soundscape of the community around Zempukuji Pond area.
* This event will start 10am with sound walk and field recording in Zempukuji Park
* For further information on Wolrd Listening Day is available on http://www.worldlisteningproject.org/

* The text provided by youkobo ART SPACE.

Date: July 18, Monday (public holiday) 15:00 - 19:00
Place: Youkobo ART SPACE studios

Last Updated on July 18 2011

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