Tokyo Wonder Site Shibuya will reopen after a-year-long seismic renovation on May 2(Thu.)! The first exhibition to celebrate the reopening is "TOKYO STORY 2013 PART 2". Following the successful PART 1 "Now Here" at TWS Hongo, the second part of the exhibition will introduce the works by creators who took part in TWS's exchange residency programs. TWS Art Cafe is also renewed as "24/7 coffee & roaster" and offer you a cup of good coffee in the artistic space. Come and experience contemporary art in the center of Shibuya!
We have selected the following creators as the result of the screening by juries.
--- Institutional Recommendation Program 2013 ---
Sabine Lubbe Bakker
Rania Fouad Ahmed
--- Research Residency Program 2013 ---
Carlos Eduardo Tsuda
Seung Woo Back
Kian Peng Ong
Thank you very much for your interest in our residency program!
■Date/Time: March 30 (Sat.) 14:00-17:00
■Venue: Tokyo Women's Plaza Hall
■Admission: Free, Reservation required
Performance: OLTA (Visual Artist)
Toshi Ichiyanagi, Symphony No. 8--"Revelation 2011" (chamber orchestra version)
Performance: Ken'ichi Nakagawa (Cond.), Heidi Schaul-Yoder (Vn.), Gen Takeuchi (Vn.), Saori Nakazawa (Vn.), Mio Wakamatsu (Vla.), Kei Yamazawa (Vc.), Misuzu Matsuzawa (Cb.), Daisuke KINO-SHITA (Fl.), Hannah Reardoh-Smith (Fl.), Yoshio Uehata (Ob.), Yuta Tsubone (Cl.), Ayumi Iketani (Cl.), Satoshi Kawasaki (Fg.), Eiri Shomura (Hn.), Hisaki Ise (Hn.), Satoko Rikitake (Tp.), Fumito Ujiie (Tb.), Shin'ya Hashimoto (Tuba), Reina Iwami (Perc.), Tomohiro Nishikubo (Perc.), Hisano Hirakawa (Pf.)
Motoharu Kawashima, Dialogue with My Shadow for Solo Clarinet, and Clarinet as His/Her Shadow
Performance: Samuel Dunscombe (Cl.), Aviva Endean (Cl/Bass Cl.
Michio Mamiya, Kio for Shakuhachi and Violoncello
Performance: Shigeo Tachibana (Shakuhachi), Kei Ymazawa (Vc.)
John Cage, String Quartet in Four Parts *1st and 4th movements only
Performance: Heidi Shaul-Yoder (Vn.), Gen Takeuchi (Vn.), Saori Nakazawa (Vla.),
Michael Kasper (Vc.)
Toru Takemitsu, Toward the Sea
Performance: Ryo Iijima (Alt. Fl.), Baku Nakata (Mar.)
Misato Mochizuki, Intermezzi II
Performance: Nobutaka Yoshizawa (Koto)
Jo Kondo, Theatre
Performance: Samuel Dunscombe (Cl.), Yi-Wen Chen (Cl.), Mchiko Ogawa (Cl.), Aviva Endean(Bass Cl.)
Toshi Ichiyanagi, Resonant Space for clarinet and piano
Performance: Michiko Ogawa (Cl.), Yusuke Ishii (Pf.)
Morton Feldman, The Viola in My Life II
Performance: Saori Nakazawa (Vla.), Daisuke KINO-SHITA (Fl.), Yuta Tsubone (Cl.), Sachiko Horibe (Cel.), Baku Nakata (Perc.), Heidi Schaul-Yoder (Vn.), Michael Kasper (Vc.)
John Cage: Variations VIII
Toshi Ichiyanagi: PRATYĀHĀRĀ Event
Music Theater Tryout Based on New Sketch by Toshi Ichiyanagi
Performance: Yuichiro Tamura (Visual/Media Art), Ishu Han (Visual/Performing Art), Kento Nito (Visual/Performing Art), OLTA (Visual/Performing Art) and others.
International Ensemble Modern (IEMA) & TWS Academy, set as a part of TOKYO EXPERIMENTAL FESTIVAL, is a cooperative project of TWS and IEMA, which was founded by the worlds' leading ensemble of contemporary music, Ensemble Modern (EM).
PRE-CONCERT will be held on March 29 (Fri.) !
■Date/Time: March 29 (Fri.) 19:00-20:30
■Venue: Tokyo Women's Plaza Hall
Toshi Ichiyanagi, Mirage for shakuhachi and piano
Performance：Mirai Kuge (Piano), Masaya Hasegawa (Shakuhachi)
Ernst Krenek, "2. Patience" from Four Songs
Performance：Haruki Tamura (Voice), Konami Tanaka (Piano)
Sesshū Kai, Musik für Geige und Klavier '67
Performance：Saori Nakazawa (Violin), Yusuke Ishii (Piano)
Manfred Stahnke, Leierlieder
Performance：Michiko Ogawa (Clarinet), Yuta Tsubone (Clarinet), Yi-Wen Chen (Clarinet), Samuel Dunscombe (Clarinet)
Olivier Messiaen, La Mort du nombre
Performance：Haruki Tamura (Voice), Saori Nakazawa (Violin), Haruka Ebina (Piano)
Motoharu Kawashima, Polyprosopos for solo flutist, clarinet, marimba &piano
Performance：Hannah Reardon-Smith (Flute), Megumi Ito (Clarinet), Yusuke Ishii (Piano), Baku Nakata (Marimba)
* Please note that the program is subject to change.
Application Deadline has been Extended!
What is the Creative Experiments toward human life in the society seeking new values!?
Tokyo Experimental Festival (TEF) Open Call Program presents truly experimental projects by various artists, regardless of the genre, with support of TWS. We now put out a call for projects for TEF Vol.8 in autumn, 2013.
Click HERE for more information!
International Ensemble Modern & Tokyo Wonder Site Academy is a cooperative project with Ensemble Modern (EM), who has been standing on the front line of contemporary music creation. Starting this time, we will also offer courses in visual and performing art, taught by leading creators from Asia.