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Check Takemi’s Blog and Upcoming Event schedule. 「自分を表現しきれば、そこに神は宿る」 これは横尾忠則さんの言葉ですが、私の大好きな言葉です。Performing Artist として、そして一人の人間として,どんな瞬間にも自分を表現しきる,そんな生き方をしたいと思っています・・・  

Trickster

Trickster (2022) My second collaboration work with ATOWA. ATOWA Naoe Moriya: Piano & Crystal Singing Bowls Saco Myoji: Composition, Keyboard & Percussions https://www.atowaskyandearth.com Takemi Kitamura: Dance & Video This is my second collaboration piece with beautiful duo ATOWA. I shot myself in update New York during the summer of 2022. Just like a title “Trickster” […]

9000 Paper Balloons @ Japan Society

I will be puppeteering in “9000 Paper Balloons” by Maiko Kikuchi and Spencer Lott @ Japan Society 10/28 (FRI) 7:30 10/29 (SAT) 7:30 10/30 (SUN) 3:00 @ Japan Society, Manhattan, NY for more info, please visit 9000 Paper Balloons

Shank’s Mare @ New York State Puppet Festival 2022

Shank’s Mare by Tom Lee and Koryu Nishikawa V @ New York State Puppet Festival 2022, Perry, NY form June 30th to July 3rd more info and tickets: https://www.newyorkstatepuppetfestival.org https://www.eventbrite.com/e/shanks-mare-by-tom-lee-koryu-nishikawa-v-tickets-338516420727?aff=odcleoeventsincollection

PURGE in “Life Goes On: New Media Art 2022” published by CICA museum

Our collaboration work PURGE now in “Life Goes On: New Media Art 2022” published by CICA museum. We started our collaboration during the pandemic. It is nice to see our work came to fruition somehow. We met in-person for the first time in long time (not on Zoom!) and talked about the future collaborations to […]

PROMIS

My first collaboration piece PROMISE with Piano Duo, ATOWA.   Naoe Amano: Composition, Piano & Crystal Singing Bowl Saco Yasuma: Composition, Keyboard & Percussion Takemi Kitamura: Dance & Video Special Thanks: Sondra Loring   This is my first collaboration piece with beautiful duo ATOWA I shot myself in update New York during the summer of […]

The Nature of Physical Reality @ Abrons Arts Center

I am very happy to go back to performing, the first indoor performance since the pandemic started. My next performance will be from October 10th to December 18th @ Abrons Arts Center. The Nature of Physical Reality is a solo performance for an audience of one. Created by Ursula Eagly with lighting by Madeline Best; […]

Art Teleported 2021 Show @ CICA Museum

our collaboration work, with Yuki Neo and Nobuko Tsuruta, is now in the Art Teleported 2021 Show at CICA Museum. I hope I could be there, but still very excited to be a part of the exhibition! Art Teleported 2021 Show @ CICA MUSEUM January 20-24, 2021 please check:   https://cicamuseum.com/artteleported/art-teleported-2021-show/ we will present our work on […]

Phantom Limb Company Series Sampler @ The University of Utah

We were supposed to perform Falling Out by Phantom Limb Company at The University of Utah but now due to the pandemic, it will be a virtual event. I will be joining as a performer on February 21st. please join if you can! 2/21 (THU) 7:00pm online https://www.utahpresents.org/events/falling-out/