As part of its ongoing commitment to creating a vital program that explores diverse artistic expressions, the Hara Museum will present a performance by three dancers/choreographers, each a core member of the Forsythe Company. Yasutake Shimaji and two other dancers, Amancio Gonzalez and Josh Johnson, were commissioned to work on a month-long collaboration in Japan and to present the fruits of that collaboration at the Hara Museum.
Yasutake Shimaji: Born in Nagano, Japan. First studied modern dance under Miyako Kato at Nihon University College of Arts. A member of the Noism troupe from 2004 to 2006. Member of The Forsythe Company since 2006. Launched the unit altneu with Hana Sakai in 2015. Became a member of Shiseido Tsubaki-kai from April this year. Planning to make Kamakura his base of activities from July, 2015.
Hara Museum of Contemporary Art
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Hara Museum of Contemporary Art（Shinagawa City, Tokyo）