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Hiroaki UmedaJP

Hiroaki Umeda<sup>JP</sup>
Hiroaki Umeda

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Hiroaki Umeda has transformed his dance performance Intensional Particle into an online version. In this piece choreographer and multidisciplinary artist Umeda reinterprets the particles in space as not static molecules but rather as ‘active particles (or, mass points)’; and, visualizes, in space, the ‘intensional force’ that particles conceal.


Choreographer and multidisciplinary artist Hiroaki Umeda, who is recognized as one of the leading figures of the Japanese avant-garde art scene.


Median (2018), kinesis #1 – screen field (2016), Intensional Particle (2015)


Renowned for his highly holistic artistic methodology with strong digital background, combining physical elements such as dance, with optical, sensorial and, above all, spatiotemporal components into a joint choreography.