The International Festival of Films on Art - 39TH Edition from March 16 to 28, 2021

Tabi-imo: Tabaimo 2011-2017

Japan | 2017 | 60 min
Japanese | Subtitles in English
Director: Yasushi Kishimoto


World Premiere
Presented with the support of the Consulat général du Japon in Montreal

Japanese artist Tabaimo (born 1975) explores different forms of artistic expression, ranging from drawing to animation to installations, to create works set out in specific spaces. Her works have appeared in museums and theatres around the world, including in New York, Zurich, and Sydney and at the Venice Biennale. Incorporating interviews with Tabaimo, this documentary gives an overview of her many exhibitions and introduces viewers to her immersive digital art.


Yasushi Kishimoto

He is born in Kyoto in 1961. After graduating from university, he worked at the manufacturer for six years and began video production for art. Production of documentary on art, technical support of contemporary artists using moving images.
Filmography | Kyoto Art Today Vol.1-29 (1992-99); Yoshinobu Nakagawa 1984-1994 views of seeds, eyes of farmers (1994); De la ruine à la lumière Georges Rousse (1995); Go on The Stage Morimura (1996); The Image of Techno Thrapy (1998); Hatsu-imo : tabaimo 1999-2000 (2001); Our Museum (2002); Sugimoto: Hiroshi Sugimoto 2008-2013 (2013); Philosophy of Tsumugi: The World of Fukumi Shimura (2014); Mist of Seeds: Yoshinobu Nakagawa (2017); Tabi-imo: Tabaimo 2011-2017 (2017); ...

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