Megumi Matsubara and Emma Dusong first met in Paris in october 2012 while dancing. They meet again for the first time in Fès to do a performance.
Date: 7PM, 7th March, at Dar Batha, Fès, Morocco
With a support of Institut Francais de Fès
The architecture firm ASSISTANT is pleased to announce the completion of the house IT IS A GARDEN in Nagano, Japan. Surrounding and surrounded by the trees and plants of the forest, the house was designed as a guest house containing a private art gallery for the owner’s collection. Its shape being flat and square, the one-story house has a floor plan entirely defined by five courtyards alone. The first publication featuring the project is SHINKENCHIKU JUTAKUTOKUSHU 2017:03 in Japan as its cover story currently available. https://www.japlusu.com/shop/product/jutakutokushu-201703
Fossil of Contact Megumi Matsubara and Sergio Diaz will be present at Aichi Triennale 2016 within Megumi Matsubara’s installation Fossil of Contact. Date: Sat 15th & Sun 16th October 2016 Time: 11:10 – 11:25 / 12:10 – 12:25 (twice each day) Plac: Aichi Prefectural Museum of Art / Aichi Arts Center, 10th floor, Teizo Kimura Collection Room *Open to everyone. *Photo/Video documentation is prohibited. http://aichitriennale.jp/schedule/1823.html *About Sergio Diaz Dancer/Performer/Choreographer based in Tel Aviv, Israel. Born in the United States, Diaz started his dancing career in France with Ballet Preljocaj directed by choreographer Angelin Preljocaj. After 16 years in the company he becomes Preljocaj’s creative assistant, and restages his works around the world. To… Continue reading
Megumi Matsubara gives a performative talk： reading of her texts followed by an artist talk, and conversation on her work presented at Aichi Triennale including Fossil of Contact: an installation of a new series of ceramics, and A proposal for a textbook to learn Braille, English, an other languages: a series of bronze sculptures, for the opening week of Aichi Triennale International Exhibition. August 15th 2016, 14h00 – 16h00, Aichi Arts Center 8F Platform Reading & Talk Megumi Matsubara Music (Acoustic Braille) Clovis Lemée Aichi Triennale 2016: Lecture view of Megumi Matsubara
Megumi Matsubara participates in Aichi Triennale 2016 – Homo Faber: A Rainbow Caravan, presenting a new series of ceramic works produced with support of Aichi Prefectural Ceramic Museum, Nagoya School for the Blind, Okazaki School for the Blind. Aichi Triennale 2016 http://aichitriennale.jp/english/ Artistic Director: Chihiro Minato Curators [Visual Art]: Masahiko Haito (Chief Curator), Daniela Castro, Hiroyuki Hattori, Tadashi Kanai, Zeynep Öz Venues: Aichi Arts Center Nagoya City Art Museum Nagoya city (Chojamachi, Sakae, and Nagoya Station Sites) Toyohashi city (PLAT, Buildings on the Water, and Toyohashi Station Main Street Sites) Okazaki city (Higashi-Okazaki Station, Kosei and Rokku Sites) * According to artistic director Chihiro Minato, the Aichi Triennale is “a rare international art festival… Continue reading
Megumi Matsubara is a guest speaker at Abu Dhabi International Book Fair 2016 for Al Multaqa Literary Salon. In this presentation, she will unfold multiple layers of her project “A proposal for a textbook to learn Braille, English, and other languages” (2012-2015, and beyond), including its states of pottery workshop, bronze sculptures, Graphic Braille, Acoustic Braille. Abu Dhabi International Book Fair 27 April – 3 May, 2016 9:00 am – 10:00 pm Talk by Megumi Matsubara: “Seeing Through Eyes” 30 April 2016 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm Al Multaqa Literary Salon “We Read”… It is an invitation to enhance our lives by reading; “We Read”… because each book has its own life; It is… Continue reading