Event schedule

Kyoto International Manga Museum

18:00-22:00

Karasuma-Oike agaru, Nakagyo-ku, Kyoto
www.kyotomm.jp
Information: Tel.075-222-3072 (International Relations Office, Kyoto City)
*In case of bad weather, the programs will be cancelled.
2 minute walk from exit 1 at Karasuma Oike Station on the Karasuma or Tozai subway line.

18:00-18:30

l 18:00-18:30 Opening Act: Musical Performance by the Chicken Beer Blues Band

The Subway performers will be playing in the station, delivering an enjoyable blues performance.                                     

18:30-18:50

l 18:30-18:50 Opening Ceremony

Greetings from Kyoto Mayor Daisaku Kadokawa and Thierry Dana, Ambassador of France to Japan

19:00-19:20

l 19:00-19:20 Video and Musical Performance by Nicolas Buffe (Video) and MONO (music)

A Nuit Blanche Paris featured artist, Nicolas Buffe, has created a computer game based on the Renaissance period work of classical literature Hypnerotomachia Poliphili. In Paris, a video will be recorded of the game being played at the Théâtre du Châtelet. The game’s music was composed by the Japanese post-rock band MONO, and will be performed live at the Kyoto Opening to the same video that was viewed in Paris.

(c)Nicolas Buffe

19:25-19:45

l 19:25-19:45 Projection Mapping 2016 Screening of New Works

Machi Deco International’s Gonao Eto presents new works taken from the award winning entries of the Okazaki Tokiakari Awards 2015 mapped to be presented on the walls of the Manga Museum.
Planning & Production: RakuRaku Machiburakai、ART COMPLEX

19:50-20:10

l 19:50-20:10 Musical Performance by MAKOTO

MAKOTO is a Jazz Singer (Former Gion Kobu Geisha). Art is an expression of gratitude and these songs are sung from the heart with the Kyoto expression of “okini.” ♡        

20:15-20:40

l 20:15-20:40 Projection Mapping 2009-2015 Archive Screening

Machi Deco International’s favorite works from the years 2009-2015 will be shown at this encore performance. Artists include Yasuhiro Omi, Akinori Ueno + Atsushi Matsumoto, Kiyotaka Yoshimitsu, Akio Kamisato, phenographics
Planning & Production: RakuRaku Machiburakai、ART COMPLEX


20:45-21:05

l 20:45-21:05 Musical Performance by DORCELSIUS

With illustrations from the Hypnerotomachia Poliphili in the background, the French duo DORCELSIUS will give a performance featuring their signature catchy electro- psychedelic sound. They will be sending their hearts to the main stage in Paris, while performing in this original space.

21:10-21:40

l 21:10-21:40 Projection Mapping 2009-2015 Archive Screening

Machi Deco International’s favorite works from the years 2009-2015 will be shown in this encore performance. Artists include Toru Kuboki, Akihiro Tamura, Yusuke Tani +
Ivan Lee, George Onouchi, Koichi Emura, Masakatsu Takagi
Planning & Production: RakuRaku Machiburakai、ART COMPLEX

*Cancelled in case of rain
*Admission may be stopped if the venue reaches capacity.
*Please be aware that there may be changes to the program schedule.

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