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**after five years, performance-maker JK Anicoche looks back at his artist interview courtesy of Asian Artist Interview Series 2015, and talks about what's his practice now and how he sees artistic practices in/for the future** About the Artist: JK ANICOCHE JK Anicoche is a performance-maker and educator working at the intersection of art, culture and development. He has worked as festival director of Karnabal: Performance and Social Innovation and The Cultural Center of the Philippines’s Virgin Labfest; co-facilitator for ADAM Lab, Taiwan 2019, APAF LAB Tokyo 2020 and Da:ns Lab Singapore 2020. His art practice ranges from developing performances in blackbox to devising works with/in communities in disaster areas. Recipient of Davis Peace Prize USA 2019, Ginebra Ako Para sa Entablado Award 2018, De La Salle University Public Intellectual for Democracy Discourse Series Fellowship. -- About Asian Artist Interview Series Asian Artist Interview is a project for listening to and archiving the background and conditions of emerging next generation artists throughout Asia in the search for the next level of international cooperation. The project has received requests from overseas to exhibit the archives or contribute the materials to a video archive. Date 2015/8/22 Sat City Manila Place 7C Masigla Interviewer Jun Tsutsui Leader, director, playwright and actor in dracom, an Osaka-based performing arts group. Winner of the 2007 Kyoto Art Center Performing Arts Award. Aside from his work with dracom, Tsutsui has also directed for the Dance Box project About Dances in Shin-Nagata, for the Tōenkai company. He has additionally appeared in works by choreographer Zan Yamashita, the Marebito Theater Company, the Ishinha company and works directed by Yoshiro Hatori. Editor Yasunori Ikeda Born in Fukushima 1976. Filmmaker. Produces films using a unique narrative style without actors, including 3 Portraits and June Night(2013) consisting of three interviews and reenactments by himself and a 49-day documentary 7×7(2004). His work has been presented at film festivals both in Japan and overseas. -- This artist interview is part of UTSUROI Live Archives Series of Virtual Center for Contemporary Performance Philippines. Powered by Komunidad X The Japan Foundation, Manila Visit our website for more info! #kxutsuroilivearchives #kxchange
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