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.

This Is Not A Burial, It’s A Resurrection
Film, 2019

Director: Lemohang Jeremiah Mosese
Production: Cait Pansegrouw
Running Time: 120’
Language: sesotho
Country: Lesotho
Main Cast: Mary Twala Mhlongo, Jerry Mofokeng Wa, Makhetha, Makhaola Ndebele, Tseko Monaheng, Siphiwe Nzima
Cinematographer: Pierre De Villiers
Editor: Lemogang Jeremiah Mosese
Production Designer: Leila Walter
Costume Designer: Nao Serati
Music: Yu Miyashita

World Premier at 76th Venicee International Film Festival under Biennale College Cinema