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Ars Electronica festival2021 “Garden TOKYO” special site officially launched!

Lists

Theme
The Power of the Unseen 
Time, Sound, Resonance, Ecosystems, Social Bodies, Bonds and Life
https://jmaf-promote.jp/art2021/curatorial_theme

Director  
TOMURA Asako, General Manager, Group1, Corporate Technology Strategy Division, Sony Group Corporation

Special Site
https://jmaf-promote.jp/art2021/

Highlight Video
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WDY9uZ76cGc


1. Online Live Performance

Artist: evala (See by Your Ears)
Title: Chosho Hakkei in Rittor Base – Live Performance ver
https://jmaf-promote.jp/art2021/evala

2. Exhibition

Artist: KOIZUMI Meiro
1) Video documentation: VR Theatre Prometheus Bound [Online exhibition] 
2) VR Theater: Prometheus Unbound Ars Electronica 2021 Garden TOKYO ver. [Online exhibition]
https://jmaf-promote.jp/art2021/koizumi

Artist: SAKUMA Kaito
1) KEHAI: Liquid Mirror Series – Square – (Ars Electronica official exhibition) [On-site exhibition at Johannes Kepler University].
2) Introduction of Ether – liquid mirror which won the New Face Award in the Art Division. [Online exhibition]
https://jmaf-promote.jp/art2021/sakuma

Artist:KAKEHI Yasuaki Laboratory, The University of Tokyo
1) Algaphon (Ars Electronica 2021 invited exhibition) [Hybrid Exhibition]
Yasuaki Kakehi Laboratory, The University of Tokyo
Harpreet SAREEN, Franziska MACK, KAKEHI Yasuaki
https://jmaf-promote.jp/art2021/kakehi

3. Online Talk

Online Talk featuring evala
Theme: Memories of journey, the future of spatial acoustics – See by Your Ears
Speakers:evala (Musician/Sound artist), KUBO Jiro (Sound engineer)
Moderator:TOMURA Asako (Director, Garden TOKYO)
https://jmaf-promote.jp/art2021/talk1

Online Talk featuring YOSHIFUJI Ory
Theme: Solitude and bonding. We can change the world by making the impossible possible.
Speakers: YOSHIFUJI Ory (Inventor/Robot Communicator), NAGAHIRO Masato (OriHime Pilot)
Moderator: UCHIDA Mahoro (Curator/Exhibition Producer)
https://jmaf-promote.jp/art2021/talk2

4. On‐site Demonstration

Organizer: Avatar Robot Cafe DAWN ver.β Production Team (YOSHIFUJI Kentaro, Co-founder and CEO of Ory Laboratories Inc.
1) Introduction of Avatar Robot Cafe DAWN ver.β [Online exhibition]
2) On-site demonstration of Avatar Robot Cafe DAWN ver.β [Ars Electronica official exhibition]
https://jmaf-promote.jp/art2021/yoshifuji

5. Highlighting Collective Movements
[Online exhibition]
https://jmaf-promote.jp/art2021/#collective_movements