Entry Title: "Vibrissa "
Name: Haruna Kawanishi , Japan
Category and Expertise: Other_AD, Professional


Entry Description: This is photography of performance called "Vibrissa"international urban garden tour.Vibrissa butoh performance takes place in the urban garden. The intimacy between the soil and the skin takes us to the body's inherent landscape. In the garden, the body is its own territory. The world is looking in. Microorganisms in circulation form colonies and decompose organic matter. The city's double face. Its winding, interconnecting energy gives an underworldly shadow.

About the Artist:

Born in 1979 in Tokyo. Produced and played first role in "While you sleep" in 2002 for 59th Venice international film festival. The same film projected in several film festivals all over the world. Started photography in 2005. Participated in Vendome photography festival in 2008. Received International Photography Award Honorable Mention in LA, USA in 2009 and 2010. In 2010, exhibited works at Alpilles-Provence'art from recommendation by Christo and Simon Chaput. Also being selected as "10 selected up and coming artists" by Japanese photography magazine "PHaTPHOTO".