HIRAKURA Kei

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Name
HIRAKURA Kei
E-mail
kei.hirakuragmail.com
Affiliation
Yokohama National University
Section
Faculty of Urban Innovation
Job title
Associate Professor
Degree
Doctor of Philosophy(The University of Tokyo), Master of Arts(The University of Tokyo), Bachelor of Arts(International Christian University)
Other affiliation
Yokohama National University
Research funding number
90554452

Research Areas

 
 

Academic & Professional Experience

 
Apr 2015
 - 
Today
Associate Professor, Faculty of Urban Innovation, Yokohama National University
 
Apr 2010
 - 
Today
Associate Professor, Faculty of Urban Innovation, Yokohama National University
 
Jun 2015
 - 
Jul 2018
Lecturer, Faculty of Fine Arts, Tokyo University of the Arts
 
Jun 2012
 - 
Mar 2017
Lecturer, Intermedia Art, Faculty of Fine Arts, Tokyo University of the Arts
 
Apr 2011
 - 
Mar 2015
Associate Professor, College of Education and Human Sciences, Yokohama National University
 

Education

 
Apr 2003
 - 
Jul 2009
Interdisciplinary Information Studies, Graduate School of Interdisciplinary Information Studies, The University of Tokyo
 
Apr 2000
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Mar 2003
Interdisciplinary Information Studies, Graduate School of Interdisciplinary Information Studies, The University of Tokyo
 
Apr 1996
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Mar 2000
Division of Humanities, Faculty of Liberal Arts, International Christian University
 

Awards & Honors

 
Jul 2011
Godard's Method(s), Inscript, 2010., The Association for Studies of Culture and Representation Award, The Association for Studies of Culture and Representation
Winner: HIRAKURA, Kei
 

Books etc

 
ISHIOKA Yoshiharu, MIURA Tetsuya, IRIE Tetsuro, DOI Nobuaki, HIRAKURA Kei, HATAKEYAMA Muneaki (Part:Joint Work, Audio-Visual Depictions of Destruction, Collapse and Entropy)
Filmart   Mar 2018   ISBN:4845915871
Tomohiro Nishimura, Yu Kaneko, Takashi Echigoya, You Oota, Julian Ross, Hirofumi Sakamoto, Kei Hirakura, Takayuki Yoshida, Tomonari Nishikawa, Hidenori Okada (Part:Joint Work, Discrepant Beat: Robert Smithson's Spiral Jetty)
Shinwasya   Nov 2016   ISBN:9784864051033
The National Museum of Modern Art, Tokyo (Part:Joint Work, "Videmus (We See): Kobayashi Kohei's T,i,m,e,m,a,c,h,i,n,e, " pp. 295-300)
Seigensya   Nov 2013   ISBN:9784861524066
Inscript   Dec 2010   ISBN:9784900997318
HIRAKURA Kei, Dennitza GABRAKOVA, HASHIMOTO Satoru, YOSHIDA Kei, IDO Misato, NAKAJIMA, Takahiro, ZHANG Xudong, KOBAYASHI Yasuo (Part:Joint Work, "Utopia through Likeness: Godard's Logic of Similarity, " pp. 13-23)
UTCP   Sep 2008   

Published Papers

 
The "Nature Studies" of Merce Cunningham: Offset Rhythm, Figures of Other Species, and the Ecology of Songs
HIRAKURA Kei
Choreologia   (41) 32-40   Mar 2019   [Invited]
Concrescent Figure: Embodied Thought Process in La Garoupe of Picasso et al.
Kei Hirakura
Hyosyo: Journal of the Association for Studies of Culture and Representation   (11) 146-164   Mar 2017   [Refereed]
4 notes on Adieu au langage
Eureka   47(1) 150-160   Jan 2015   [Invited]
Newsletter of The National Museum of Modern Art, Tokyo   (609) 10-11   Oct 2014   [Invited]
The Landscape within Conjunctions: Godard after Deleuze
KALLISTA: The Journal of Aesthetics and Art Theory   (19) 66-73   Dec 2012   [Invited]

Conference Activities & Talks

 
Animality and Rhythm in Merce Cunningham's "Nature Studies": On Beach Birds for Camera (Animality and Rhythm in Merce Cunningham's "Nature Studies": On Beach Birds for Camera (1991) [Invited]
HIRAKURA Kei
Symposium and Roundtable for the Centenary of Merce Cunningham's Birth   9 Sep 2018   Japanese Society for Dance Research
HIRAKURA Kei
On For Example   17 Dec 2017   Studies of the Architectural Body, Institute of Oriental and Occidental Studies, Kansai University
HIRAKURA Kei
Afterthought Enantiomorphic Chambers #3: Robert Smithson without Robert Smithson, railroad siding 2015   6 Sep 2015   
Hirakura Kei
UTCP Symposium "Toward a Newer Universality: Dialogue with Yasuo Kobayashi"   24 Jan 2015   Center for Philosophy, University of Tokyo (UTCP)
Hirakura Kei
9th Annual Workshop, the Association for Studies of Culture and Representation   8 Nov 2014   The Association for Studies of Culture and Representation

Works

 
KAMIMURA Megumi, HIRAKURA Kei, TSUDA Michiko   Artistic Activity   Mar 2019 - Apr 2019
SHINODA Chiharu, HIRAKURA Kei, et al.   Artistic Activity   May 2018
SHINODA Chiharu, Yokohama Architectural and Urban Studies F, HIRAKURA Kei, FUJIWARA Teppei   Artistic Activity   Mar 2018
HIRAKURA Kei   Artistic Activity   May 2016
A Poster on Robert Smithson's Spiral Jetty, mapping the way of helicopter shooting.
Kei HIRAKURA, Takuya INABA , Yuya KOYAMA , Tomomi SANO , Hiroko TANABE , Yui NAKAMURA , Hiroki+h YAMAMOTO , Kenichiro WATANABE   Artistic Activity   Jan 2016
Exploring the art of folding different species -- human and nonhuman -- to look for and embody the different ways of life. Exhibition and Performance by the participants of the workshop: Thinking outside Body, Folding Different Species organized b...

Misc

 
Roundtable: For the Centenary of Merce Cunningham's Birth (SAKO Haruko, TOYAMA Kikuko, HIRAKURA Kei, MUTO Daisuke)
SAKO Haruko, TOYAMA Kikuko, HIRAKURA Kei, MUTO Daisuke
Choreologia   (41) 41-48   Mar 2019   [Invited]
HIRAKURA Kei
REPRE   (35)    Feb 2019   [Invited]
Heterodyne: Paul Sharits
HIRAKURA Kei
after statements      Feb 2019   [Invited]
Metapatterns and the theory of good nature
HIRAKURA Kei
Shuta Hasunuma ~ ing   43-46   Nov 2018   [Invited]
HIRAKURA Kei
REPRE   (34)    Oct 2018   [Invited]

Research Grants & Projects

 
Art as Extended Mind-Body: Analysis on Embodied Process of Thinking in Art Making
Affective Figures: Embodied Power of Art
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research
Project Year: Apr 2019 - Today
Affective Figures: Embodied Power of Art
Project Year: Apr 2019 - Today
The Expanded Mind-Body: Materialized Thinking Processes in Art Making
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research
Project Year: Apr 2014 - Mar 2018    Investigator(s): HIRAKURA, Kei

Social Contribution

 
[TV or radio appearance, Commentator]  BUNKITSU, Roppongi  (BUNKITSU, Roppongi)  Apr 2019
[TV or radio appearance, Commentator, Planner, Demonstrator]  blanClass / Next Urban Lab, Yokohama National University / Hirakura Lab., Yokohama National University  (blanClass)  Feb 2019
[Lecturer, Demonstrator]  SCOOL  (SCOOL)  Nov 2018
Discussion: "When Eyes become Screens" and "Over the Cinema" (FUKUO Takumi, ISHIOKA Yoshiharu, MIURA Tetsuya, HIRAKURA Kei)
[TV or radio appearance, Presenter, Planner]  Y-GSC Studio, Institute of Urban Innovation, Yokohama National University / Film Art  (Y-GSC Studio, Institute of Urban Innovation, Yokohama National University)  Sep 2018
[TV or radio appearance, Panelist]  Kyoto Art Center  (Kyoto Art Center)  Sep 2018