yota morimoto

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Disciplines: Mediakunstenaar, Mixed media/interdisciplinair kunstenaar, Performancekunstenaar

Omschrijving werk

Yota Morimoto is a Japanese composer, sound artist and researcher born in Brazil. He holds a master's degree in Sonology from the Royal Conservatory of The Hague, and Ph.D. in composition from the University of Birmingham, UK. He has been performed and commissioned by ensembles and musicians such as SonoLab [NL], Amsterdam Collage Ensemble [NL], Plus-Minus Ensemble [UK], Ensemble Vortex [CH], Ensemble Klang [NL], Duo Cristobal - Takada [NL], among others, and his sound installations and audio-visual works have been presented at festivals such as TodaysArt [The Hague], GOGBOT [Enschede], NWEAMO [Morelia], Transmediale [Berlin], ISEA [Dortmund, Istanbul], makeart [Poitier], EMUfest [Rome], ICMC [Belfast, Perth, Athens], SMC [Porto, Barcelona] and SICMF [Seoul]. Together with the members of the Mutu Ensemble he commissions and performs new music. He lives and works in The Hague, the Netherlands.

Werk

infrasonics
Titel infrasonics
Jaartal 2014
Omschrijving sound installation
Techniek polycarbonate, microphone stands, struct
Formaat variable
spray
Titel spray
Jaartal 2014
Omschrijving sound installation
Techniek motors, line-arrays, amplifiers, compute
Formaat variable
matrix
Titel matrix
Jaartal 2014
Omschrijving audio-visual
Techniek 2 ch, SVGA
Formaat variable
transnd.xy
Titel transnd.xy
Jaartal 2013
Omschrijving audio-visual
Techniek 2 ch, XGA
Formaat variable
transnd.ca
Titel transnd.ca
Jaartal 2012
Omschrijving audio-visual
Techniek 1 ch, XGA
Formaat variable
transnd.rx2
Titel transnd.rx2
Jaartal 2011
Omschrijving audio-visual
Techniek 2 ch, XGA
Formaat variable
transnd.crt
Titel transnd.crt
Jaartal 2012
Omschrijving audio-visual feedback
Techniek crt display
Formaat variable
sonic lens
Titel sonic lens
Jaartal 2007
Omschrijving theater
Techniek multimedia
Formaat variable
13AL
Titel 13AL
Jaartal 2008
Omschrijving DVD SD
Techniek abstracted imagery
Formaat 12

Omschrijving werk

Yota Morimoto is a Japanese composer, sound artist and researcher born in Brazil. He holds a master's degree in Sonology from the Royal Conservatory of The Hague, and Ph.D. in composition from the University of Birmingham, UK. He has been performed and commissioned by ensembles and musicians such as SonoLab [NL], Amsterdam Collage Ensemble [NL], Plus-Minus Ensemble [UK], Ensemble Vortex [CH], Ensemble Klang [NL], Duo Cristobal - Takada [NL], among others, and his sound installations and audio-visual works have been presented at festivals such as TodaysArt [The Hague], GOGBOT [Enschede], NWEAMO [Morelia], Transmediale [Berlin], ISEA [Dortmund, Istanbul], makeart [Poitier], EMUfest [Rome], ICMC [Belfast, Perth, Athens], SMC [Porto, Barcelona] and SICMF [Seoul]. Together with the members of the Mutu Ensemble he commissions and performs new music. He lives and works in The Hague, the Netherlands.

Persoonsgegevens

Voorletters
Kunstenaarsnaam/alias
Samenwerkingsverband
Website yota.tehis.net

Opleidingsgegevens

Erkende vakopleiding

Academie / instituut & plaats studierichting / specialisatie periode van / tot diploma
Den Haag, Koninklijke Academie van Beeldende Kunsten sonology (MA) 2007-2009 J

Andere opleiding

Instituut / docent & plaats (studie)richting periode van / tot
kunitachi college of music, tokyo, japan multimedia art (MA) 2004-2006
university of birmingham composition (PhD) 2010-2014

Cursussen, workshops

Naam instituut & plaats onderwerp periode van / tot
institute of sonology sonology course 2006-2007

Overige gegevens

Lid van Beroeps / Kunstenaarsvereniging institute of sonology
Deelnemer van Kunstenaarsinitiatief research fellow

Curriculum vitae

Tentoonstellingen

jaartal naam tentoonstellingsruimte korte omschrijving solo / duo / groep
2014 hoogtij, het nutshuis, den haag 3 new installation works SOLO
2014 ICMC-SMC, Athens, Greece audio-visual work GROEP
2013 Gogbot Festival Enschede 2 works presented GROEP
2013 SICMF Seoul Korea audio-visual work, presentation GROEP
2012 SuperCollider Symposium London audio-visual work, musical work, presentation GROEP
2011 ISEA festival Istanbul audio-visual work GROEP
2010 paradiso, i like to watch too, amsterdam remix for jann marussich GROEP
2009 Sound and Music Computing Conference, Portugal audio-visual work GROEP
2008 Transmediale Berlin audio-visual work GROEP
2007 TodaysArt Festival Den Haag multimedia dance piece GROEP

Opdrachten

jaartal opdrachtgever plaats / land typering opdracht uitgevoerd
2015 SonoLab Den Haag multimedia performance J
2015 LUSTlab Den Haag sound installation J
2013 Axesjazzpower Eindhoven performance work J
2011 Ensemble Vortex Switzerland composition J
2007 Filmmuseum Amsterdam multimedia theatre work J

Publicaties

jaartal titel publicatie uitgever / samensteller, plaats typering
2012 the possibility of sound programming in supercollider musical acoustic society of japan article
2011 sound programming using supercollider musical acoustic society of japan article
2010 hacking cellular automata supercollider symposium in berlin article
2010 hacking cellular automata: an approach to sound synthesis supercollider symposium 2010 berlin presentation and academic paper
2010 bin2wav wocmat conference in taiwan article published
2010 bin2wav wocmat conference in taiwan article
2009 .microsound compilation vague terrain webjournal issue 15 a work compiled
2008 13AL Stichting Kunst op Kamers DVD production

Prijzen en stipendia

jaartal instantie, plaats omschrijving
2011 Nomura Foundation scholarship
2011 electric monster orchestra award 2nd prize
2010 Nomura Foundation stipend voor het projekt sukebeningen
2009 Stichting STEIM, Amsterdam stipend voor een concert
2008 Schuurman Schimmel-van Outeren Stichting scholarship
2007 Filmmuseum Amsterdam funding of the production

Artistieke nevenactiviteiten

nevenactiviteit van tot
inter media art project sukebeningen 2010
research project with Hokkaido University 2010
research fellowship at Institute of Sonology 2009
a project with Frances-Marie Uitti 2009