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Multimedia performance group 'media drive unit 66b/ cell'
Brief description of the work:
Dance performance focusing on the relationship between the performing bodies, visual imagery and soundscape. Both sounds and images are created live by the performers movements.
Materials, dimensions, duration:
Gyro and pressure sensors, projection, Max/Msp, Genemagic graphic program (see further context)
Location (venue & dates, public/ private):

2003: Seoul International Dance Festival, Korea; Goethe IinstituteTokyo, Japan; Eat03 Kanazawa, Ishikawa, Japan.

2002: Global Media 2002 (Installation). Tokyo Museum of Photography, Japan; Presentation at ISEA 2002 Nagoya, Japan; 7th Virtual Reality Society Japan Annual Convention,Tokyo, Japan; Tabakwerke and Brucknerhaus, Ars Electronica, Linz, Austria; Culture Center Rex, Belgrade, Yugoslavia.

Audience information (size, mode of participation):
The group usually presents work in theaters, warehouses, galleries and nightclubs.
Other information (reviews, collaborators, funders):
Collaboration with Junji Watanabe (University of Tokyo)
Floorplan, scheme:
Visual/ audio-visual reference:
Key theme(s):
Using the body as expressive surface; observing systems in action
Further context: