Kanako Azuma

Born 1991
Lives and works in Tokyo

Kanako Azuma explores the various fields of art, including photography, music and performance art, while the film remains at the core of her practice. She focuses on fluid relationship that are beyond any definition or boundary, for example, between humans and flora and fauna. She considers that kind of relationship and social phenomenon through her works.

contact
kanako.axa (at) gmail.com

Group exhibitions
2017
7th Moscow Biennale, Moscow - RF
BEYOND2020 BY JAPANESE PHOTOGRAPHERS#4, IMA gallery, Tokyo - JP
2016
BEYOND2020 BY JAPANESE PHOTOGRAPHERS#4, YellowKorner Paris Pompidou, Paris - FR
BEYOND2020 BY JAPANESE PHOTOGRAPHERS#4, Josilda da Conceição Gallery, Amsterdam - NED
Quantum Psychics, Tokyo University of the Arts, Tokyo - JP
Heisei Arts Award Winner Exhibition, Heisei Memorial Art Museum Gallery, Tokyo - JP
Tokyo University of the Art 64th Graduation Works Exhibitions, Tokyo Metropolitan Art Museum, Tokyo - JP
2015
Time machine engine, Meguro Museum of Art Municipal Gallery, Tokyo - JP
Tele:Vision, Tokyo University of the Arts, Tokyo - JP
Digital humanize, The University Art Museum-Tokyo University of the Arts, Tokyo - JP
WIP 2015, Tokyo University of the Arts, Ibaraki - JP

Performance
2016
Global Local: Body Place Object, SuperDeluxe, Tokyo - JP
Nord Tracks, CICACU, Tochigi - JP
Nord Tracks, Kurumaya Museum, Tochigi - JP
2015
Digital humanize, The University Art Museum-Tokyo University of the Arts, Tokyo - JP
2014
SNS [Showcase for new-media and sound], Ochiai Soup, Tokyo - JP

Curation
2015
Digital humanize, The University Art Museum-Tokyo University of the Arts, Tokyo - JP

Screening
2016
ALPAVIRAMA: Asian Short & Documentary Film Festival: Focus on Asia Section, NID, Ahmedabad - IND

Education
2016
BA Tokyo University of the Arts, Tokyo, Japan

Awards
2016
Heisei Arts Award, Tokyo, Japan