Kenji Kojima (Japan/USA) – Composition FUKUSHIMA 2011, 2014, 10:00
The Fukushima nuclear plants accident has not been stopped. It still has been going to contaminate the ocean and the soil. We must recall the sensation of our experiences and realize what the FUKUSHIMA accident was. “Composition FUKUSHIMA 2011” is experimenting with the relationships between perception and cognition, technology, music and visual art. The video soundtrack was composed from RGB color data of online photographs of the international press related to the Fukushima nuclear plants accident. The composition was a distillation of Kojima’s earlier internet project “RGB Music News”. http://kenjikojima.com/newsmusic/
has been experimenting with the relationships between perception and cognition, technology, music and visual art since early 90s. Born in Japan, and moved to New York in 1980. He has created the RGB Music series, an interdisciplinary work exploring the relation between images and music since 2007. “RGB Music News” featured internet press photographs visually and musically. “Composition Fukushima 2011″ is a distillation of his former project “RGB Music News”. The RGB Music series has exhibited in New York City, media art festivals worldwide, including Europe, Brazil, and the internet.