2020 5/13(wed)ー 4/30(sat)
PM 12ー7(Last day ~ 5 PM)Closed on Sundays, Mondays, Tuesdays, 5/16(sat)
●Closed on 5/16 (Sat) to hold the event, below for details.

dancing heart / thinking ear IMAI Norio, NAKAGAWA Yuki

image ; Norio Imai《dancing heart》1973(speaker/20cm in diameter + Heart sounds)

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 5/16 (土) 

part 1 Performance "Cello / Heartbeat"  Norio Imai x Yuki Nakagawa

part 2 Talk "Sound of dancing heart”  Koji kawasaki x Norio Imai, Yuki Nakagawa

photo by Atsuko Takagi

Born in Osaka in 1970.
Electronic music research, He wrote “Electronic Music by Toru Takemitsu” etc. and many others.


open:14:00 start:14:30
PlaceKozu shrine "Fyo no Ma
    1-1-29 Kozu, Chuo-ku, Osaka
(15 minuites fron +1art on foot)
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  *The day of this event is a closed day of + 1art, but will be open until 19:00 after this event ends.

 guerilla live

  Yuki Nakagawa (cello)
improvise at +1art (gallery space).The schedule will be announced later on this page.

Norio Imai

1946 Born in Osaka
1965 Joined Gutai Art Association (participated in every Gutai Art Association exhibitions until 1972 when the group broke up)

Selected Solo Exhibitions

2019 Japanese Art Sound Archive: Norio Imai, Two Heartbeats of Mine, 1976, +1 art, Osaka
  Norio Imai – Action on Film, ArtCourt Gallery, Osaka
  WAVES - FREQUENCES, Frise-Künstlerhaus, Hamburg~cas,Osaka
  IAFT 19/20 in Osaka, Creative Center OSAKA
  art trip vol.03: in number, new world, Ashiya City Museum of Art and HIstory; entrance hall, Ashiya
2018 Guai Time and Space of Painting, Museum Moulages, France、
  Norio Imai: Materirl Ecstasy, Axel Vervoordt Gallery, Antwerp
2017 International Film Festival Rotterdam, Olanda
  Image forum festival 2017
  IMAI Norio – origin of the blank”, ART OFFICE OZASA, Kyoto
  IMAi Norio –Cairn of Sounds”, +1art, Osaka
2016 Performing for the Camera, Tate Modern, London
2015 IMAI Norio –Time collection”, Yumiko Chiba Associates Viewing Room Shinjuku, Tokyo
  PROPORTIO, Palazzo Fortuny, Venice
  Re: play 1972/2015: Restaging 'Expression in Film'72, The National Museum of Modern Art, Toko
2014 IMAI Norio –Perspective in White”, Galerie Richard, New York
2012 GUTAI: The Spirit of an Era The National Art center, Tokyo
  A VISUAL ESSAY ON GUTAI AT 32 EAST 69 STREET, Hauser & Wirth, New York
2011 Nul=0: The Dutch Nul Group in an International Context, Stedelijk Museum Schiedam, The Netherlands
2009 Vital Signals – Early Japanese and American Video Art, touring exhibition to Japan Society, New York; Museum of Fine Arts, Boston; County Museum of Art, Los Angeles; Yokohama Museum of Art; The National Museum of Art, Osaka; and other locations, continuing into 2010.
2006 Radical Communication: Japanese Video Art 1968-1988, Getty Center, Los Angeles
1994 Time/Art – Expressions of Time in Twentieth Century Art, The Museum of Modern Art, Shiga
  50th anniversary of organization  Retrospective exhibition Gutai, Hyogo Prefectural Museum of Art
1988 Japan High Technology Art Exhibition, Taiwan Museum of Art, Taichung, Taiwan
1982 4th Biennale of Sydney, New South Wales Institute of Technology, Sydney, Australia
  Photographies by Contemporary art, The National Museum of Modern Art, Tokyo, The National Museum of Modern Art, Kyoto,
1976 Contemporary Artists of Japan – Through the Lens of Duchamp, Gallery Pete, Osaka《dancing heart》
  Expression in Film ‘‘76, RASERIUM Center 《6/8 beat》
1975 The Party, galerie 16, Kyoto、(+Keiji Uematsu+Saburo Muraoka,+Man Ray)
1972 Street Event with Heart Sounds of Three People, Midōsuji Street, Osaka (+Toru Kuranuki+Saburo Muraoka)
1970 Exhibition at Expo Museum of Fine Arts, Expo, Museum of Fine Arts, Osaka
1967 5th Biennale de Paris, Musée des Beaux-Arts de la Ville de Paris, Paris
1966 10th Shell Art Award Exhibition, Shirokiya Department Store, Tokyo. Wins First Prize.
  From Space to Environment, Ginza Matsuya Department Store, Tokyo

Yuki Nakagawa

photo by Takuya Oshima


Born in 1986. Performance, composition, direction using electric cello, computer and field-recording.
Join the band "swimm","Yuki Nakagawa, band".
And recently,I play with artists outside of music(dance, theater, paint etc..).

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