BIOGRAPHY

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.
BIOGRAPHY

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.


BIOGRAPHY (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。


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


LICENSING

2016    M Channel #4, Nylon, JP
2016    M Channel #3, Nylon, JP


EXHIBITION

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


SELECTED CONCERT

2019/07    Channel #20, Galaxy, Tokyo, JP
2019/06    SIGNAL ARROW JAPAN LIVE 2019, KGR’n, 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
2018/03    YU MIYASHITA + ARATA MORI /// JANOSHI, ausland, Berlin, DE
2015/12    Meme City: Hacking Realities Media Art Festival, CAA Gymnasium, Hangzhou, CN
2015/11    Nonlinear-nauts [exp.003] - Yu Miyashita "Homage" Release Party, Solfa, Tokyo, JP
2015/10    BRDG#6 Crazy Horse, WWW, Tokyo, JP
2015/10    BRDG presents Asakusa Crazy Horse, Dommune, Tokyo, JP
2015/09    OFFLINE | Timeline Bending, Miyamasuzaka Studio, Tokyo, JP
2015/08    Beyond Code (w/ Akihiro Kubota), Super Deluxe, 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
2012/10    Projected Scape, Seminar House, Tokyo, JP
2012/07    Sasakure Festival Vol.2, Womb, Tokyo, JP
2012/03    IdleMoments, Metro, Kyoto, JP
2012/03    BRDG#5, WWW, Tokyo, JP
2012/03    SIGNALDADA presents MESS SURROUND, Super Deluxe, Tokyo, JP
2012/02    Out Of Dots Vol.5, Mogra, 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
2011/06    Denpa 2011, Axxcis, Tokyo, JP
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
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

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