“Rikuzentakata Artist in Residence Program 2013”

This is the 2013 report on the Artist-in-Residence Program administered by Natsukashii Mirai Souzou Co., Ltd., a community regenerationn company based in Rikuzentakata City, Iwate Prefecture. It features activity reports by three invited resident artists—Sioned Huws, Jaime Jesus C. Pacena II, and Leo van der Kleij—along with their profiles, written by Program Director Teiko Hinuma. A DVD containing visual works and soundtracks created by the invited artists based on their own research during their residence in Rikuzentakata is attached to this report. All text in the report in both Japanese and English.

Table of Contents
Greeting from the Organizer
Introduction from the Program Director
Residence Artist 1: Sioned Huws
  Artist Editorial: What is “Home” in Tohoku
  Reflection on Artists Stay: A Place to Bind Us – Memory, Landscape and Dance
Residence Artist 2: Jaime Jesus C. Pacena II
  Artist Editorial: Finding our way back to each other
  Reflection on Artists Stay: Smile and Whispers
Residence Artist 3: Leo van der Kleij
  Artist Editorial: DAILY LIFE RIKUZENTAKATA 2014 AIR project
  Reflection on Artists Stay: The Skilled Observer of Daily Life
Artists Visit Itinerary
Message from Tatsuhiko Murata
Message from Taro Inamura
Comments from Cooperators
Advisory Introduction and Coordinator Editorial

Rikuzentakata Artist in Residence Program 2013
Editing in Chief: Teiko Hinuma
Editing: Teiko Hinuma, Jun Matsuyama, Sayuri Noda
Translation: Haruna Mizuta, Som Kazemi, Sayuri Noda
Photo: Jaime Jesus C. Pacena II, Leo van der Kleij, Jun Matsuyama
Design: Takuya Hirano
Published on: March 31, 2014
Published by Natsukashii Mirai Souzou Co., Ltd. ©2014
Size: 180×230mm, 36 pages with DVD