Seiji Morimoto: performance and installation
The last die Reihe. Beiträge zu auditiver Kunst und Kultur event during the Winter term 2017/18 and on the occasion of the Open Day of the Master's program Sound Studies and Sonic Arts, presents the Japanese sound artist Seiji Morimoto with a performance and talk evening, showing his piece Sprite(2015) for multiple-feedback system and parametric speaker, at the University of the Arts Berlin at Lietzenburger Strasse 45 on January 13, 2018. At the same Morimoto will also be showing his work Scopescapes(2017) at Spektral-Raumohr from January 12-14, 2018.
die Reihe presents:
Seiji Morimoto: Performance and talk
13.01.2018 | 6 p.m. | Sprite(2015) - performance
Universität der Künste Berlin
Lietzenburger Straße 45
1st floor, Room 103
Seiji Morimoto: Exhibition
12-14.01.2018 | 4 - 8 p.m. | SCOPESCAPES(2017) - exhibition
Seiji Morimoto was born in Tokyo in 1971, studied musicology at the Kunitachi College of Music, where he graduated in 1996. During this period he began to play the electronic pieces by John Cage and his own sound performances. Since then he has been creating sound performances, installations and videos. In 2003 Morimoto moved to Berlin, has performed and exhibited in many international festivals including transmediale in Berlin, Experimental Music Festival in Munich. He is interested in the uncertain acoustic appearances between usual objects, for example water and stones, and the technical medium.
He has collaborated with Takehisa Kosugi, Keitetsu Murai, Olivier Di Placido, Francesco Cavaliere, Olaf Hochherz, Rius van Alebeek, Ignaz Schick, Luciano Maggiore, Crys Cole, Felicity Mangan, Alessandra Eramo, Nicolas Wiese, Kakawaka, Seijiro Murayama, Jamie Drouin, Hannes Lingens, Johnny Chang, Katsura Yamauchi, Makoto Oshiro, Yan Jun and many others.