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  Jean Michel Bruyère / LFKs  FR
  Dumb Type  JP
  DU Zhenjun  CN/FR
  Ex Machina / Robert Lepage  QC, CA
  Ivana Franke  HR/DE
  Granular-Synthesis Kurt Hentschläger and Ulf Langheinrich  AT
  Kurt Hentschläger  AT/US
  Ryoji Ikeda  JP
  Ulf Langheinrich  DE
  Ryuichi Sakamoto + Shiro Takatani  JP
  Rihoko Sato  JP
  Shiro Takatani  JP
  Saburo Teshigawara / Karas  JP
  Six holograms from L'ENFER by Henri-Georges Clouzot   FR
  3D WATER MATRIX
  EXHIBITIONS
  PERMANENT COLLECTIONS
 
 
 
Jean Michel Bruyère / LFKs  FR
• 2010 - LA DISPERSION DU FILS by Jean Michel Bruyère
with Matthew McGinity, Delphine Varas and Thierry Arredondo
(for the AVIE by Jeffrey Shaw)
Permanent installation at École polytechnique fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL) - Laboratory for Experimental Museology (eM+), Lausanne, CH
and at the New South Wales University iCinema Centre, Sydney (AU)
• 2016 - Tour-Reservoir (first generative web-series) www.tour-reservoir.com
• 2019 - 2021
  2021 - 2022
  2022 - 2023
SUP DE SUB is a special program of self-education for school drop-out young adults in the suburb of Paris - Jean-Paul Curnier / Seine-Saint-Denis campus - and in the south of France - Issa Samb / Aix-Marseille Provence-, directed by Jean Michel Bruyère and LFKs, in partnership with educational institutions and cultural organisations.

> Presentation and works on: supdesub.com
> Faire sa vie [comme une œuvre] (streaming in replay)

Other cycles of creations linked to SUP DE SUB:

Violence and Institutions: an exploration of the links and the nature of the links between the human violence and institutions.
> Adaptations of Ovid's Metamorphoses, for immersive 3D 360° display or VR screening.

 
 
Dumb Type  JP
• Until 11 SEP 22 Dumb Type - solo exhibition Haus der Kunst, Munich (DE)
• Until 27 NOV 22 Dumb Type, 2022 — new work Japan Pavilion at the 59th International Art Exhibition, La Biennale di Venezia, Giardini, Venice (IT)
• 22 NOV - 12 FEB 23 LOVE/SEX/DEATH/MONEY/LIFE JAPAN. BODY_PERFORM_LIVE Resistance and Resilience in Japanese Contemporary Art,
curated by Shihoko Iida and Diego Sileo, PAC - Padiglione d'Arte Contemporanea, Milano (IT)
• 30 NOV 22 DUMB TYPE | AUDIO VISUAL LIVE 2022: remix Teatro Goldoni, organised by the Japan Foundation, Venice (IT)
• 25 FEB – 14 MAY 23 Dumb Type, 2022: remap Exhibition in Japan of the Japanese Pavilion at the 59th International Art Exhibition ‒ La Biennale di Venezia,
Artizon Museum, Tokyo
 
 
DU Zhenjun  CN/FR
duzhenjun.com/
 
 
Ex Machina / Robert Lepage   QC, CA
(Europe and Japon)
• 2010 - FRAGMENTATION - adaptation by Richard Castelli and
Volker Kuchelmeister of three scenes from Lipsynch
directed by Robert Lepage, for the ReACTOR designed by Sarah Kenderdine and Jeffrey Shaw
Permanent installation at École polytechnique fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL) - Laboratory for Experimental Museology (eM+), Lausanne, CH
• 14 - 15 SEP 22 887 Divadlo International Theatre Festival, Nové Divadlo, Pilsen (CZ)
• 17 - 25 SEP 22 The Seven Streams of the River Ōta Le Diamant, Quebec City (QC, CA)
• 02 OCT 22 The Seven Streams of the River Ōta Centre Culturel de l'Université de Sherbrooke (CA)
• 24 - 26 NOV 22 887 Festival de Otoño, Teatro del Bosque, Móstoles - Madrid (ES)
• 11 - 28 JAN 23 Quills by Doug Wright,
directed by Robert Lepage and Jean-Pierre Cloutier
Le Diamant, Quebec City (QC, CA)
• 25 APR - 03 JUN 23 The Riopelle Project (working title) — world première Théâtre Jean-Duceppe, Montreal (QC, CA)
• 02 - 11 JUN 23 Frame by Frame by Robert Lepage and Guillaume Côté 
for the National Ballet of Canada
Four Seasons Centre for the Performing Arts, Toronto (CA)
 
 
Ivana Franke  HR/DE
• 27 JUL - 11 DEC 22  Half a Minute Thought Brain(s), curated by Emily Sargent and Ricard Solé, CCCB, Barcelona (ES)
• 15 - 22 SEP 22 6 billboards Artt&Grad, organised by Lauba, Zagreb (HR)
• 18 OCT - 11 DEC 22 Knowledge of Fireflies Being Theoria, Hangzhou Triennial of Fiber Art 2022 (CN)
• 22 DEC - 11 JUN 23 Half a Minute Thought Brain(s), curated by Emily Sargent and Ricard Solé, Espacio Fundación Telefónica, Madrid (ES)
 
 
Granular-Synthesis Kurt Hentschläger and Ulf Langheinrich  AT
All the duo's installations and performances are available on tour.
 
 

Kurt Hentschläger  AT/US

• 2010 - VIEW Permanent installation at Los Angeles airport (CA, US)
• Until 30 AUG 22 MEASURE The Tree Of Life, online exhibition curated by Claudia Hart, Bitforms Gallery, NY (US)
 • 20 OCT - 31 DEC 22 SUB The Momentary at Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art, Bentonville (US)
• 26 - 29 OCT 22 EKO Theatre Royal, The Drum, Plymouth (UK)
 
 
Ryoji Ikeda  JP
Contacts:
Performances: EPIDEMIC | mail@epidemic.net
Visual creation and installations: Ryoji Ikeda Studio | admin@ryojiikeda.com
codex | edition
• Until 29 AUG 22 systematics [nº2-2] Kinetismus: 100 Years of Electricity in Art, curated by Peter Weibel Kunsthalle Praha (CZ)
• Until 28 AUG 22 Ryoji Ikeda solo exhibition Hirosaki Museum of Contemporary Art (JP)
• 03 - 25 SEP 22 test pattern [nº14] Festival Images, Théâtre Oriental-Vevey (CH)
• 04 SEP 22 John Cage: But what about the noise of crumpling paper (1985/2021) artistic direction: Ryoji Ikeda / 100 cymbals (2019) composition: Ryoji Ikeda, performed by Percussions de Strasbourg Sacrum Profanum, Czyżyny hangar, Kraków (PL)
• 21 SEP 22 Centaur, directed by Pontus Lidberg, with Danish Dance Theatre
Musikhuset Aarhus (DK)
• 30 SEP - 27 NOV 22 data.flux [LED version] Okayama Art Summit 2022, curated by Rirkrit Tiravanija, Okayama (JP)
• 13 OCT - 16 APR 23 The Universe within the Universe THE INFINITE, group exhibition, The Craneway Pavilion, San Francisco, US
• 14 OCT - 12 NOV 22 data.gram — solo exhibition TARO NASU, Tokyo, JP
• 15 OCT 22 ultratronics [live set], audiovisual live performance
world premiere
WWW X, Tokyo (JP)
• 20 - 23 OCT 22 data.gram Paris+ par Art Basel, Almine Rech Gallery, Grand Palais Ephémère, Paris, FR
• 30 OCT 22 music for percussion 2, performed by Alexandre Babel, Stéphane Garin, Amélie Grould Romaeuropa Festival, Auditorium Parco della Musica, Roma (IT)
• 09 NOV 22 music for percussion 1 + 2, performed by Alexandre Babel, Stéphane Garin, Amélie Grould, Lou Renaud-Bailly Concertgebouw, Brugge (BE)
• 10 NOV 22 music for percussion 1 + 2, performed by Alexandre Babel, Stéphane Garin, Amélie Grould, Lou Renaud-Bailly De Doelen, Rotterdam (NL)
• 10 NOV 22 - micro | macro [pavilion] Commissioned by Fundação de Serralves - Museu de Arte Contemporânea, Porto in collaboration with Nuno Brandão Costa, arquitectos Fundação de Serralves, Porto, PT
• 11 NOV 22 music for percussion 1 + 2, performed by Alexandre Babel, Stéphane Garin, Amélie Grould, Lou Renaud-Bailly De Singel, Antwerp (BE)
• 23 - 24 NOV 22 superposition Philharmonie de Paris - Cité de la musique (FR)
• 26 NOV 22 John Cage: But what about the noise of crumpling paper (1985/2021) artistic direction: Ryoji Ikeda / 100 cymbals (2019) composition: Ryoji Ikeda, performed by Percussions de Strasbourg Philharmonie de Paris - Cité de la musique (FR)
 
 
Ulf Langheinrich  DE/GH
• 2010 - ALLUVIUM, MOVEMENT Z, MUSIC II
(for the AVIE by Jeffrey Shaw)
Permanent installation at the Hong Kong City University School of Creative Media
• 2010 - ALLUVIUM (for the AVIE by Jeffrey Shaw) Permanent installation at the New South Wales University iCinema Centre, Sydney (AU)
• MAY 23 CONTROL — new dance performance and 3D images  
Ulf Langheinrich is also involved in Jean Michel Bruyère / LFKs' eductation project SUP DE SUB in France.
       
 
Ryuichi Sakamoto + Shiro Takatani  JP
• 17 SEP - 25 DEC 22 water state 1 — installation Yamaguchi Center for Arts and Media [YCAM] - satellite A, Yamaguchi (JP)
• 2023/2024 TIME — performance with Min Tanaka (dance) and Mayumi Miyata / Remi Miura (shō) Asian and European tour
 
 
Rihoko Sato  JP
Available on tour: IZUMI (solo) and performances with Saburo Teshigawara
 
 
Shiro Takatani  JP
• FEB 24 New performence  
 
 
Saburo Teshigawara / Karas  JP
The 2022 Golden Lion for Lifetime Achievement in Dance has been awarded to Saburo Teshigawara at La Biennale Danza di Venezia.
• Since JUN 10 DOUBLE DISTRICT (for the ReACTOR by Sarah Kenderdine and Jeffrey Shaw) Permanent installation at the Hong Kong City University School of Creative Media
• 03 - 04 SEP 22 Kaze no Matasaburo — group piece featuring Rihoko Sato and other dancers Aichi Prefectural Art Theatre, Nagoya (JP)
• 16 - 17 SEP 22 Garden In The Sky — with Jonathan Roozeman (Cello) Aichi Prefectural Art Theatre, Nagoya (JP)
• 07 - 09 OCT 22 In Search of Lost Lines — new performance Theater X, Tokyo (JP)
• 21 - 30 OCT 22 Update dance #94 - Forest of Confession (Rihoko Sato) Karas Apparatus, Tokyo (JP)
• 06 NOV 22 Lost in Dance Teatro Comunale, Ferrara (IT)
• 20 NOV 22 Tristan and Isolde Teatro Sperimentale, Pesaro (IT)
• 24 NOV 22 Adagio Teatro Cucinelli di Solomeo (IT)
• 27 NOV 22 Tristan and Isolde Teatro Comunale, Modena (IT)
• 01 DEC 22 Adagio Teatro Grande, Brescia (IT)
• 03 - 04 DEC 22 Adagio Triennale Milano Theater, Milan (IT)
• 13 - 14 - 15 JAN 23 Moonlight Painting Theater X, Tokyo (JP)
• 04 - 05 MAY 23 Bach, Bartók, with Sayaka Shoji (Violin) Salle des concerts - Cité de la musique, Paris (FR)
• 11 - 12 MAY 23 Pierrot Lunaire / Lost in Dance, with Salomé Haller and the Soloists of Ensemble intercontemporain Salle des concerts - Cité de la musique, Paris (FR)
• 25 MAY - 03 JUN 23 The Triumph of Time and Truth — direction of Georg Friedrich Händel's oratorio, conducted by Andrea Marcon Teatro Malibran, Venice (IT)
 
 
Six holograms of Romy Schneider from L'ENFER  FR

By Henri-Georges Clouzot, Richard Castelli, Martina Mrongovius
Courtesy of Lobster Films Paris
Thanks to Serge Bromberg

Past exhibitions: 
• 05 - 27 OCT 17: Visions, Halles de Schaerbeek, Brussels (BE)
• 31 AUG - 27 OCT 19: Holographic Embodiment, curated by Martina Mrongovius, HoloCenter on Governors Island, New York (US)
• 05 MAR - 07 JUN 22: PORTRAITS, exhibition curated by Richard Castelli, Musée de la Ville de Belfort - Tour 46 (FR)

 
 
3D WATER MATRIX

Shiro Takatani - ST\LL
Christian Partos - The Sorcerer's Apprentice
Ulf Langheinrich - GHOST


Composed of 900 computer-controlled electrovalves, the 3D WATER MATRIX is an interface to conceive and display animated and three-dimensional liquid artworks.
Since its first presentation in 2014 at the Cité des sciences et de l'industrie in Paris, a third piece, GHOST by Ulf Langheinrich, premiered during the exhibition Body Media II at the Power Station of Arts in Shanghai in 2017 completes the repertoire of the matrix.
Past exhibitions:
• 8 APR 2014 - 04 JAN 15: Robotic Art (curator: Richard Castelli), Cité des sciences et de l'industrie à Paris (FR)
• 21 JUL - 04 SEP 16: Digital Water Games (curator: Peter Weibel), ZKM Karlsruhe (DE)
• 07 OCT - 27 NOV 16: Digitalife 7 (curator: Richard Castelli), Romaeuropa Festival, MACRO Testaccio - La Pelanda, Rome (IT)
• 28 APR - 30 JUL 17: Body Media II (curators: Gong Yan and Richard Castelli), Power Station of Art Shanghai (CN)
• 05 - 27 OCT 17: Visions, Halles de Schaerbeek, Brussels (BE)
• 07 - 19 NOV 17: VIA Festival, Manège Maubeuge - Scène Nationale (FR)
 
 
EXHIBITIONS
Since fifteen years, Richard Castelli has curated a wide range of exhibitions in Berlin, Istanbul, Paris, Rome, Shanghai, among others.
http://www.epidemic.net/en/art/exhibitions/index.html

Any sort of exhibitions can be proposed, based on already developed concepts or on demand.
 
 
PERMANENT COLLECTIONS
> École polytechnique fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL) - Laboratory for Experimental Museology (eM+), Lausanne, CH (visit on appointment):

DOUBLE DISTRICT by Saburo Teshigawara,
FRAGMENTATION after Lipsynch by Robert Lepage,
both for the ReACTOR by Sarah Kenderdine and Jeffrey Shaw

> New South Wales University iCinema Centre, Sydney (AU):

ALLUVIUM by Ulf Langheinrich,
LA DISPERSION DU FILS by Jean Michel Bruyère / LFKs,
both for the AVIE by Jeffrey Shaw

> Los Angeles airport (CA, US):

VIEW by Kurt Hentschläger

> Kunstfonds des Freistaates Sachsen der Staatlichen Kunstsammlungen Dresden (DE) :

NOLANDX-01-2 d'Ulf Langheinrich

> Musée d'Art contemporain de Lyon (FR):

LAND by Ulf Langheinrich
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