Tokyo's international Festival
for Music and Visual Culture.

東京を拠点とするサウンドギャラリーEBM(T)と、ベルリンを拠点に活動を行う3hd Festivalは、フェスティバル「インフラ INFRA」 を8月19日から8月26日まで開催いたします。

インフラ INFRAは、デジタルカルチャー時代におけるアート、音楽、思想を、美術館や、ギャラリー、クラブ、そしてオンラインという場を介して開催される、今までにはないフェスティバルです。

基礎や基盤を意味する インフラ INFRAという名前は、アーティスト、参加者にとっての新しい基盤を意味しています。

Berlin’s 3hd Festival and Tokyo-based EBM(T) Gallery are combining forces to work on インフラ INFRA 2017 in Tokyo, running August 19 to 26.

An ambitious festival of art, music, and thought in the digital age, the program unfolds in museums, galleries, clubs, and online.

The name インフラ INFRA is a play on the abbreviated form of ‘infrastructure,’ and breaks new ground for participants.

Program

6:00 pm — 9:00 pm

Meditative Sounds and Objects

Talk
Green Music,

A panel discussion between the artists Tomoko Sauvage and Francesco Cavalli of Green Music about meditative sounds and objects in their art and music practice.

7:00 pm — 9:00 pm

DJ Paypal x Makoto Taniguchi: Reanimation

Commissioned Work, Performance, Talk
Makoto Taniguchi, DJ Paypal,

A newly commissioned collaborative work by anime lovers DJ Paypal and Makoto Taniguchi will riff on anime culture with their own life-size anime character “SOI”, created by Makoto Taniguchi, and scored by DJ Paypal.

 

11:00 am — 9:00 pm

#WHITE_PAPER

Online Exhibition
Hitoyo Nakano,

#WHITE_PAPER
#WHITE_PAPER is an unpredictable work performed on this sheet of Google Docs. The page frequently turns into blank, leaving no archives. Will you be able to see the work? What kind of work is it? It all depends on your timing and fate.

Complete Program

Artists

Alma

ALMA is an artist/performer living and working in Tokyo. She is an ordinary girl, a child of bad revolution, and a sweetie. She is also part of the Pink Queendom collective.

Johanna Odersky

Johanna Odersky is a Frankfurt-based artist who currently studying Fine Arts at Städelschule. In her sculptural work, Odersky is interested in the silhouettes separating the inside from the outside, and the mechanisms emerging from them: inclusion, exclusion and domestication. Thinking of exteriority as a form of resistance to contemporary claustrophobia, she simultaneously tries to build up and to break thoughts and their borders. A circular movement, in which one does not get closer to an exact definition, but instead is led to inexhaustible regress.

Emamouse

Emamouse has been recognized as one of the most unique figures in Tokyo’s underground experimental music scene. Her playful sounds often combine “denpa”, a type of Japanese music that features off-key vocals, nonsensical lyrics and an over-the-top tune, and warped MIDI pop songs that recall classic Japanese video game aesthetics. Always hiding behind her signature felt mask, she emerges herself in games and virtual spaces to escape reality.

All Artists