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[ ART FAIR TOKYO 2014 ]
Dates : 3/9 (Fri.) - 3/11 (Sun.), 2014
Time : 3/7 11am - 9pm, 3/8 11am - 8pm, 3/9 10:30am - 5pm
First Choice : 3/6 (Thu.) 4pm - 6pm *invitation only
Opening Preview : 3/6 (Thu.) 6pm - 9pm *invitation only
Venue : Tokyo International Forum, B2F Exhibition Hall
Address : 5-1 Marunouchi 3-chome, Chiyoda-ku,Tokyo 100-0005 Japan
Entrance Fee : 1-DAY Passport 2,000yen / 3-DAY Passport 3,500yen
URL : http://artfairtokyo.com/en/
Booth # : L47 (OUTLINES - Art, Media and I, Tokyo)
Artist : Yuko MOHRI

waitingroom is showing Yuko MOHRIat a curated booth, "Art, Media and I, Tokyo" (curator: Yukiko Shikata).
MOHRI will also participate in a symposium on Sat, 3/8.


Yuko MOHRI, "I/O", 2011-2013
Roll paper, Bamboo charcoal, Bell-lyras, Dusters, Blind, LED Lights, Toy, Spoon, Toilet tissue, Aquarium, etc.
Dimension variable
(Venue : Sendai Mediatheque)


Yuko MOHRI, variation #1, 2013
Gardening Toy, Light Bulb, Lens, Feather, etc.
dimension variable

[ Art, Media and I, Tokyo]
Booth # : L47
Curator : Yukiko Shikata
Artists : Shimrabros, Ryota YAGI, Yuko MOHRI
Gallery : Tokyo Gallery+BTAP, Mujinto Production, waitingroom


Yuko MOHRI, "Circus", 2012
Umbrella, Dusters, Compass, Old toy, Lampshade, Roll paper, Electric fan, Blind, Bells, Driftwood, Prism etc.
Dimension variable
(Venue : Museum of Contemporary Art, Tokyo, Bloomberg Pavilion / photo by Kenshu Shintsubo)

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Yuko MOHRI

1980 Born in Kanagawa
2004 B.F.A Tama Art University, Department of Information Design

2006 M.F.A. Tokyo University of the Arts, Department of Inter- Media Art

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2013
OROCHI, waitingroom, Tokyo

2012
Circus, Museum of Contemporary Art Tokyo, Tokyo
Circuits, adanda Gallery, Osaka
Circles, waitingroom, Yebisu International Festival for Art & Alternative Visions, Tokyo
Circles, Agencia de Apoyo a la Arquitectura, Barcelona, Spain

2010
Holiday Bikini, Uplink Gallery, Tokyo
One Day Dallas, Roji to Hito Gallery, Tokyo
Everyday Laos, 20202 Gallery, Tokyo

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2013
The Things We Have Overlooked, Sendai Mediatheque, Miyagi

2012
Anonymous Life, NTT Inter Communication Center [ICC], Tokyo
Art & Music, Museum of Contemporary Art Tokyo, Tokyo
Shibukarusai (Shibuya Cultural Festival), Parco Museum, Tokyo
x_sound, Nam June Paik Art Center, Yongin, Korea

2011
Alternating Currents, Perth Institute of Contemporary Arts, Perth, Australia
Tokyo Art- Power Plant, Tokyo University of the Arts Gypsum Gallery, Tokyo
Shibukarusai (Shibuya Cultural Festival), Parco Museum, Tokyo
Azumabashi Dance Xing 2011, Asahi Art Square, Tokyo
John Cage Variations VII, Asahi Art Square, Tokyo

2010
Otomo Yoshihide Ensembles 2010: Resonance, Contemporary Art Gallery, Art Tower Mito, Ibaraki
Occult Technics, Akiba Tamabi 21 Gallery, Tokyo

2009
Rests-ful Musical Devices: Afterglow Gig, Ambassade de France au Japon, Tokyo
Otomo Yoshihide Ensembles 09 Rest-ful Musical Devices, 3331 Arts Chiyoda, Tokyo
Coded Cultures, MuseumsQuartier Wien, Wien, Austria

AWARDS

2006
Award "Prix Ars Electronica" Honorary mention, Ars Electronica 06 (Austria), vexations, sound installation
Award "Transmediale award" Second Prize, Transmediale06 (Germany), vexations, sound installation

ARTIST IN RESIDENCE

2011.11. Hangar Barcelona ,Barcelona, Spain
2008.2. s/lab Sunderland University, Sunderland, United Kingdom
2007.6. s/lab Sunderland University, Sunderland, United Kingdom

LECTURES AND PRESENTATION

2012
Symposium "Relation with Maker Movement and Art", discussion with Kazuhiro Jo, Shigeru Matsui, National Museum of Emerging Science and Innovation (Miraikan), Tokyo
Artist Talk with Tomoko Yabumae, Museum of Contemporary Art Tokyo, Tokyo
Artist Talk with Azusa Hashimoto, adanda, Osaka
"TWS Exchange Residency Program", panel discussion with Midori Mitamura, Hiraku Suzuki, Hironori Murai, Nobuhiko Terasawa, Tokyo Wonder Site, Tokyo

2011
Presentation, Hangar, Barcelona, Spain
Symposium "What is "NEO TOKYO"", discussion with Chiaki Shinoda (Fai Fai) etc. 2.5D, Tokyo

2010
Panel discussion with Norimichi Hirakawa, Keisuke Inoue, Takahiro Tsushima, Tama Art University, Tokyo
Lecture with Kazuhiro Jo, Tokyo University of the Arts, Tokyo
Lecture at Tokyo Keizai University (Tetsuo Kogawa), Kanazawa College of Arts (Hidetaka Ito), Chukyo University (Carl Stone) etc.

BIBLIOGRAPHY

Art & Music: Search for New Synesthesia, Film Art (Tokyo), 2012
Girls Are Alright!: Tokyo Culture Now, Parco Publishing (Tokyo), 2012
x_sound: John Cage, Nam June Paik and After, Nam June Paik Art Center (Yongin, Korea), 2012
Essay, "Artificial and Natural", The Monthly Art Magazine Bijutsu Techo,
Nov 2012, Bijutsu-Shuppan Publishing (Tokyo) Junko Gosho, "Reviews: Circus / Multiply-Exposed
Worship Facility", The Monthly Art Magazine Bijutsu Techo, Aug 2012, Bijutsu-Shuppan Publishing (Tokyo)
Interview, "SB Concierge", Magazine Brutus, No.733, 2012, Magazine House (Tokyo)
Omnilogue: The Document, The Japan Foundation (Tokyo), 2012
Essay,"World Culture Report Vol.23: Alternating Currents Japanese Art After March 2011 in Australia", public-image.org, http://publicimage.org/column/2011/12/19/wcr23.html
This Is Me!!: 100 Creator of the Future, Parco Publishing (Tokyo), 2012
Documentation: Otomo Yoshihide Ensenbles 2010: Resonance, Contemporary Art Center, Art Tower Mito (Ibaraki), 2011
Essay, "What's Gogh ?", SITE ZERO/ZERO SITE, No.2, 2008, Media Design Laboratory

ARTIST WEBSITE
http://www.mohrizm.net


Yuko MOHRI, "OROCHI", 2013
Cables, Duster, Extension cord, Lights, Motor, Enamel wire, etc.
Dimension variable
(Venue : waitingroom / photo by Hideto Maezawa)

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