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YU MIYASHITA / YAPORIGAMI



- PROFILE

born in 1984 in Yamanashi, Japan
lives and works in Berlin, Germany

An electronic composer with both the names of Yu Miyashita / Yaporigami. An owner of a label The Collection Artaud. He has released works from a number of labels internationally, including Mille Plateaux and Detroit Underground. Music videos such as SyncBody, Mimic, The Motion Paradox and Lilium were selected, nominated and screened at festivals in various countries. In recent years, Miyashita has provided music for installation records by contemporary artist Chiharu Shiota, architect Asif Khan, and American festival Burning Man, and produced music for three stage shows of fashion brand Viviano Sue. In addition, a collaborative exhibition with Kezzardrix was held at the National Taiwan Museum of Fine Arts. Miyashita was in charge of the soundtrack of Jeremiah Mosese's directorial film, which was screened at the 2019 Venice International Film Festival.



- PROFILE (JP)

1984年山梨出身
ドイツベルリン在住

Yu Miyashita / Yaporigamiの両名義を持つ電子音楽家。レーベルThe Collection Artaud主宰。独Mille Plateaux、米Detroit Undergroundを含む国内外多数のレーベルから作品を発表。代表的なミュージックビデオにSyncBody、Mimic、The Motion Paradox、Liliumがあり、各国のフェスティバルで選出、ノミネート、上映され続ける事となる 。近年では現代美術家の塩田千春、建築家のAsif Khan、米バーニングマンのインスタレーション記録映像に楽曲提供、ファッションブランドViviano Sueの3期に渡るショー用音楽の制作に加え。国立台湾美術館にてKezzardrixとの共同展示を行う。2019年ヴェネチア国際映画祭にて上映されたJeremiah Mosese監督作品のサウンドトラックを全編担当。




- ALBUM

2019    WE DANCE ALONE - Detroit Underground, US
2015    EYE / HAND - Detroit Underground, US
2015    HOMAGE - Signal Dada, JP
2015    A HECTIC TRUER - FF’ Space, UA
2014    DRUDGED TORN ROUTINE - Detroit Underground, US
2012    HERTZIAN - Hz-records, JP
2012    NIL BIT BERG HORN - Hz-records, JP
2011    LOOPS 2.0 - Hz-records, JP
2011    NAVY SEE RES IN BRIGHTON - mAtter, JP
2011    NOBLE NICHE - Mille Plateaux, DE
2011    LOOPS 1.0 - Hz-records, JP
2007    SARYU SARVA - Symbolic interation, JP
2006    XIII - Give Daddy The Knife, US / Merry Works, JP



- SINGLE & EP

2019    RHYTHM STUDY V / RHYTHM STUDY VI - The Collection Artaud, DE
2019    XINRI C / XINRI D - The Collection Artaud, DE
2018    XINRI A / XINRI B - The Collection Artaud, DE
2018    RHYTHM STUDY III / RHYTHM STUDY IV, - The Collection Artaud, DE
2018    LEFT EYE / RIGHT EYE - The Collection Artaud, DE
2017    ONE SOUND EXTINGUISHER - Kaer’Uiks, DE
2017    RHYTHM STUDY I / RHYTHM STUDY II - The Collection Artaud, DE
2016    WHY ARE YOU - Aiia Recordings, FR
2015    GRIND ANALYSTS FIG. 1 - Stray Landings, UK
2012    VELVET - +Mus, JP
2012    JADE FIB - +Mus, JP
2007    SPLIT EP - Symbolic Interaction, JP



- MIX

2019    J-SHADOW X YAPORIGAMI - Threads Radio, UK
2018    ID SPECTRAL #4 - Resonance FM, UK
2017    PODCAST ø167
2017    STRUCTURE SHAPES #20
2015    NULL 041 - null+void, UK
2013    SECRET THIRTEEN 061 - Secret Thirteen, LT


 
- MUSIC VIDEO

2019    Toroid - Dedasten
2019    Xinri D - Defasten
2019    Truth Embedding - Jan Goldfuss
2019    Language - kynd
2019    Noble Niche - Arata Mori
2015    Lilium - kynd / BRDG
2014    The Motion Paradox - Kezzardrix / BRDG
2012    Mimic - Lucio Arese
2012    SyncBody - Daihei Shibata + Hiroshi Sato / BRDG



- COMMISSION

2020    TBA
2019    TBA, another:, K K, CH
2019    This Is Not A Burial, It’s A Resurrection, Jeremiah Mosese, Urucu Media, ZA
2019    Davis Museum, another:, SO-IL, US
2019    The Orb, another:, Burning Man, US
2019    Johatsu, Andreas Hartmann + Arata Mori, Tokyo Arts and Space Hongo, JP
2019    Grenze, Misa Koide + Mikako Kura, ACUD, DE
2018    2019 S/S, Viviano Sue, JP
2018    Temple In The Forest, Asif Khan, UK
2018    2018 A/W, Viviano Sue, JP
2017    Lost Words, Chiharu Shiota, DE
2017    2018 S/S, Viviano Sue, JP
2015    MTV International Ident - MTV, US
2014    Quark, Eiji Sumi, TH



- EXHIBITION

2018    Chromesthesia - Digiark, National Taiwan Museum Of Fine Arts, Taichung, TW



- SELECTED CONCERT

2019/06    SIGNAL ARROW JAPAN LIVE 2019, KGR’n, Tokyo, JP
2018/03    YU MIYASHITA + ARATA MORI /// JANOSHI, ausland, Berlin, DE
2015/11    Nonlinear-nauts [exp.003] - Yu Miyashita "Homage" Release Party, Solfa, Tokyo, JP
2015/08    Beyond Code (w/ Akihiro Kubota), Super Deluxe, Tokyo, JP
2015/09    OFFLINE | Timeline Bending, Miyamasuzaka Studio, Tokyo, JP
2012/10    Projected Scape, Seminar House, Tokyo, JP
2012/03    SIGNALDADA presents MESS SURROUND, Super Deluxe, Tokyo, JP,
2012/02    Minus_2, Shangri-la, Osaka, JP,
2012/01    Arktyp Exclusive Live Show (as Signal Arrow), Secret Venue, Fukuoka, JP
2012/01    The Silence Was Warm Afternoon vol.2 (as shotahirama+Yu Miyashita), heavysick Zero, Tokyo, JP
2011/11    Mille Plateaux / Force Inc. Release Party, Chez Jacki, Berlin, DE
2011/03    mAtter presents "dance alone", Super Deluxe, Tokyo, JP,
2010/06    The Freebutt Presents: Ben Frost + Support, The Freebut, Brighton, UK
2009/05    Sonic Art / Brighton Fringe Festival, Blank Gallery, Brighton, UK

2019/07    Channel #20, Galaxy, Tokyo, JP
2019/06    Diffusound瀰音 - 域外音IV & Fluid Noise, The Wall, Taipei, TW
2019/06    New Syndicate, Acud, Berlin, DE
2019/03    Teorema Festival, Urban Spree, Berlin, DE
2018/10    Punto y Raya Festival, CeTA: Audiovisual Technology Center, Wroclaw, PL
2018/05    Nine Tomorrows, Powerlong Art Center, Hangzhou, CN
2015/12    Meme City: Hacking Realities Media Art Festival, CAA Gymnasium, Hangzhou, CN
2015/10    BRDG#6 Crazy Horse, WWW, Tokyo, JP
2015/10    BRDG presents Asakusa Crazy Horse, Dommune, Tokyo, JP
2015/08    Grind Analysts by Yaporigami「分析粉砕」上演 - 宮下悠と鍵となる個々での, Dommune,Tokyo, JP
2015/05    Revirth & Hz-records presents BROADJ♯1608-09, Dommune, Tokyo, JP
2015/05    Mark Fell/NHK yx`s POTATO Tour in Osaka, NEW OSAKA HOTEL Shinsaibashi, Osaka, JP
2014/10    FF Space Showcase (A/V set), Soup, Tokyo, JP
2013/11    Red Bull Music Academy Weekender EMAF TOKYO 2013, Liquidroom / KATA & Liquid Loft, Tokyo, JP
2013/09    Transitio_MX 05, Centro Nacional de las Artes, Mexico City, MX
2012/12    inspiration #2 powered by Ultrabook/CREATORS LAP LOUNGE feat.+MUS, Dommune, Tokyo, JP
2012/12    Republic Vol.10 The Final, Womb, Tokyo, JP
2012/07    Sasakure Festival Vol.2, Womb, Tokyo, JP
2012/03    IdleMoments, Metro, Kyoto, JP
2012/03    BRDG#5, WWW, Tokyo, JP
2012/02    Out Of Dots Vol.5, Mogra, Tokyo, JP
2011/11    Mille Plateaux / Force Inc. Release Party, Chez Jacki, Berlin, DE
2011/06    Denpa 2011, Axxcis, Tokyo, JP
2008/08    Loop Festival, Jubilee Square, Brighton, UK
2008/05    Instrumentality, Concorde2, Brighton, UK
2007/12    Electronic Mischief, Sketch, London, UK
2005/11    Overkill, Electrowerkz, London, UK



- EDUCATION

2005-2008    University of Brighton, Bachelor of Arts (BA - 2.1), Digital Music and Sound Art, UK
2004-2005    University of Brighton, Bachelor of Arts (BA - Switched), Architecture, UK












UNDERARROW



- ORIGINAL MUSIC COMPOSITION / SOUND DESIGN

2019    Tokyo Show, Movie, Bridgestone, JP
2019    Frankfurt Show, Movie, Bridgestone, JP
2019    Adicross 2019 FW, Movie, Adidas, JP
2019    InfoSphere QualityStage, Movie, IBM, US

2018    2018 S/S Backstage, Movie, Viviano Sue, JP

2017    α: The Ultimate View - Peru, Movie, Sony, JP
2017    α: The Ultimate View - Rishiri, Movie, Sony, JP
2017    BGM for YEBISU Beer Event, Audio, SAPPORO, JP
2017    α: The Ultimate View, Movie, Sony, JP
2017    BGM for Hinyari BAR at Daikanyama T-SITE GARDEN GALLERY, Audio, KIRIN, JP

2016    Introductory Sound Design for Live Performance, Movie, CTS, JP

2015    Yahoo! Search Award 2015, Movie, Yahoo, JP
2015    SEIKO LeeHom Criteria 2015 FW, Movie, Seiko, MY
2015    BRDG#6 CRAZY HORSE, Movie, BRDG, JP
2015    Lexus RX Amazing Night -Event Report-, Movie, Lexus, JP
2015    To All The People In Japan, Movie, Square Japan, JP
2015    Elements (w/ Kezzardrix), Installation, ProjectedScape - the horizon - at Shinjuku Creators Festa, JP

2014    Nicchan - Ayano Fukuda Get The License, Movie, Nissan, JP
2014    Yahoo! Search Award 2014, Movie, Yahoo, JP
2014    COOL KYOTO, Movie, Square, US
2014    Elements (w/ Kezzardrix), Installation, ProjectedScape - the horizon - at Shinjuku Creators Festa, JP
2014    Introductory Sound Design for Live Performance, Audio, CTS, JP, 2014
2014    Relamix, Interactive Web, Pokka Sapporo, JP
2014    GRAVITY CONTROL, Movie, Toyota, JP
2014    Introductory Sound Design for Live Performance, Audio, CTS, JP
2014    LFA Owners Event, Movie, Lexus, US
2014    PLAY VOXY!, iPad, iPhone and Android app, Voxy, JP

2013    SADDLE BLOSSOMS, Movie, Cogoo, JP
2013    Music for an Event Showcase, Movie, undisclosed, JP
2013    Karada Kakeru Tomato, TV Commmercial, Kagome, JP
2013    ALIVE - saddle blossoms concept movie #2, Movie, Cogoo, JP
2013    BICYCLOCK - saddle blossoms concept movie #1, Movie, Cogoo, JP

2012    Star Exh., Movie, Seven Stars, JP
2012    Star Fes., Movie, Seven Stars, JP



- MASTERIING / (MIXING)

2020    TBA, JP

2019    TBA, JP
2019    shotahirama - “Rough House”, Signal Dada, JP
2019    Yaporigami - “Rhythm Study V / Rhythm Study VI”, The Collection Artaud, DE
2019    Meze - “###_03 / Ende”, The Collection Artaud, DE
2019    Ikuko Morozumi - “chrome edition live reconstruct”,  chrome edition, JP
2019    Isolat Pattern - “Trance Venereal / Idolplex”, The Collection Artaud, DE
2019    Yaporigami - “Xinri C / Xinri D”, The Collection Artaud, DE
2019    GUAN - “Brainstem Compressor / This Cat Is Called Mob”, The Collection Artaud, DE
2019    yvanko - “Dyspnée / Bouquet d'Encre”, The Collection Artaud, DE, 2019
2019    Saskiatokyo - “Mag En Ta”, +Mus, JP
2019    moxus - “SC_170717_181044 / SC_170917_211459”, The Collection Artaud, DE
2019    J-Shadow - “Fireflies / Kugelblitz (The Inescapable Light)”, The Collection Artaud, DE
2019    Yaporigami - “We Dance Alone”, Detroit Underground, US
2019    Ghost Warrior - “2015TB145 / Enemy”, The Collection Artaud, DE
2019    Atsushi Izumi - “Lansing / Mistrust”, The Collection Artaud, DE

2018    Alex Augier - “The Fourier Ghost - I / The Fourier Ghost - II”, The Collection Artaud, DE
2018    Jabberwock - “Feels Like Looking At The Surface”, Self-released, US
2018    shotahirama - “Cut”, Signal Dada, JP
2018    Yasunobu Suzuki - “Purple Face / Euphobia”, The Collection Artaud, DE
2018    Void Of Sound - “Tapes”, Lixivium, JP
2018    Yaporigami - “Xinri A / Xinri B”, The Collection Artaud, DE
2018    HappySad Core - “Varuna / Birthday Song But Fuckin’ Noise Dedicated From Heaven”, The Collection Artaud, DE
2018    DB1 + DYL - “Forma / Materia”, The Collection Artaud, DE
2018    Yaporigami - “Rhythm Study III / Rhythm Study IV”, The Collection Artaud, DE
2018    Ghost Warrior - “Mountains / Midnighters”, The Collection Artaud, DE
2018    Defunkt Dialekt - “Skz Cut A / Skz Cut B”, The Collection Artaud, DE
2018    HappySadCore - “-g-Na-b-N / Oxygen Absorber”, The Collection Artaud, DE
2018    Yu Miyashita - “Left Eye / Right Eye”, The Collection Artaud, DE
2018    Sunao Inami - “2018-0203 / 2017-1220”, The Collection Artaud, DE
2018    Hazcauch - “1013_last / 1013_alpha”, The Collection Artaud, DE
2018    Miyamasa - “I / II”, The Collection Artaud, DE
2018    shotahirama - “Ketsuron Rights”, Signal Dada, JP
2018    Shingo Yoshida - “The Cuckoo’s Nest”, Film, FR

2017    Yaporigami - “Rhythm Study I / Rhythm Study II”, The Collection Artaud, JP
2017    Ikuko Morozumi - “Proof Of Existence”, Detroit Underground, US
2017    saskiatokyo - “Fantasia”, Detroit Underground, US
2017    Schranke - “Solution”, Self-released, DE
2017    Julian Schäfer & Ext Sleep - “Untitled EP”, Self-released, DE
2017    Yaporigami - “One Sound Extinguisher”, Kaer’Uiks, DE
2017    Mtch - “Splt / Rim”, Kaer’Uiks, DE
2017    shotahirama - “Maybe Baby”, Signal Dada, JP
2017    Mtch - “Dplx Cut Optr”, Kaer’Uiks, DE

2016    mu h - “Surreal”, moph records, JP
2016    HVNS - “Demi”, Self-released, JP

2015    Yaporigami - “Eye / Hand”, Detroit Underground, US
2015    konofumin - “dissolve”, elementperspective, JP
2015    Yu Miyashita - “Homage”, Signal Dada, JP
2015    Yaporigami - “A Hectic Truer”, FF' Space, UA
2015    VNDL - “Brelkal EP”, Irrational Media, UK
2015    Yaporigami / Yu Miyashita - “Grind Analysts Fig. 1”, Stray Landongs, UK
2015    shotahirama - “Stiff Kittens”, Signal Dada, JP

2014    Yaporigami - “Drudged Torn Routine”, Detroit Underground, US
2014    Akihiko Matsumoto - “Metamemory”, +Mus, JP
2014    sawako - “nu.it”, Baskaru, FR
2014    mu h - “double helix”, Self-released, JP
2014    shotahirama / Miclodiet - “clampdown”, Signal Dada, JP
2014    shotahirama - “post punk”, Signal Dada, JP

2013    lycoriscoris - “4 frames of the horizon”, +Mus, JP
2013    Libet - “Cyn”, Self-released, DE
2013    boneville occident - “lymne”, Self-released, JP
2013    sanmi - “Kaiyah”, Self-released, JP
2013    Dagshenma - “Beat Cells”, Hz-records, JP

2012    Yaporigami - “Velvet”, +Mus, JP
2012    boneville occident - “Ndali”, Self-released, JP
2012    Junichi Akagawa / Yaporigami - “Nil Bit Berg Horn”, Hz-records, JP
2012    Y:E:T - “Violet Transformation”, elementperspective, JP
2012    Yukitomo Hamasaki - “the GARDEN”, mAtter, JP
2012    Yu Miyashita - “An Arc”, Self-released, JP
2012    DUB-Russell - “Prank Poles”, +Mus, JP
2012    Yaporigami - “Jade Fib”, +Mus, JP

2011    Yaporigami - “Loops 2.0”, Hz-records, JP
2011    shotahirama+Yu Miyashita - “Sad Vacation Again”, Signal Dada, JP
2011    Yu Miyashita - “Navy See Res In Brighton”, mAtter, JP
2011    DUB-Russell - “Grasp Echoes”, +Mus, JP
2011    Yu Miyashita - “Noble Niche”, Mille Plateaux, DE
2011    Yaporigami - “Loops 1.0”, Hz-records, JP



- DJ

2017    Johnnie Walker Highball Studio, Roppongi Hills, Tokyo, JP,
2017    TOW Summer Thanks Party, TOW, JP



- AWARD (AS MUSIC COMPOSER)

2014    Cannes Lions, PR Lions, Silver Lion, FR
2014    New York Festivals, Public Service Announcements, Environmental Issues, Finalist Award, US
2014    New York Festivals, Design, Public Spaces, Finalist Award, US
2014    New York Festivals, Direct & Collateral, Ambient, Finalist Award, US
2014    The One Show, Experimental / Installations, Branded Entertainment Merit Award, US
2014    The One Show, Spatial Design / Not-for-Profit, Design Merit Award, US
2014    Adfest, Outdoor Lotus, Ambient : Small Scale, Bronze, TH

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