Tokyo-based performance artist Hiroaki Umeda returns to New York with two visually atmospheric works. Created at the renowned Yamaguchi Center for Arts and Media in Japan, Holistic Strata is a kinetic installation examining visual recognition and the border between dance and video. Haptic concentrates on the effects of light and color investigating the physical aspect of the chromatic prism and its physiological stimuli.
Mar 7 at 6:30 Come Early Conversation: The Visual Atmosphere in Dance with Hélène Lesterlin
Mar 8 Stay Late Discussion: The Process of Creating Haptic and Holistic Strata with Carla Peterson (Artistic Director, New York Live Arts)
This presentation is made possible, in part, with support from Bloomberg Philanthropies, the Shubert Foundation and the Japan Foundation Performing Arts Japan touring program.