Takashi MAKINO

  • "On Generation and Corruption"

    2017 / 26min, DCP / Music by Jim O'rourke
  • "On Generation and Corruption"

    2017 / 26min, DCP / Music by Jim O'rourke
  • "Endless Cinema"

    2017
  • "The Picture From Darkness"

    2016 / 37min, DCP/ Music by Simon John Fisher Turner
  • "cinéma concret"

    2015 / 24min, DCP / Music by Machinefabriek
  • "In Your Star"

    2011 / 25min, 35mm & 16mm & 8mm film → HD / Music by Machinefabriek
  • "Space Noise 3D"

    2013
  • "while we are here"

    2009 / 15min, 35m & 8mm film → Video / Music by colleen
  • "still in cosmos"

    2008 / 17min / 35mm & 16mm film → HD / Music by Jim O'Rourke, Chris Corsano, Darin Gray
  • 35mm film used for "still in cosmos" (2008)

  • "On Generation and Corruption"

    2017 / 26min, DCP / Music by Jim O’rourke / Exhibition view of "Documenta 14 - HALLUCINATIONS / live / cinema / festival", 2017, Greek Film Archive, Athens, Greece
  • Exhibition view of "Space Noise 3D"

    2016, London Gallery West, London, UK
  • Exhibition view of "cinéma concret"

    2016 / Empty Gallery, Hong Kong
  • Exhibition view of "cinéma concret"

    2016 / Empty Gallery, Hong Kong
  • Film used for "still in cosmos" (2008)

    Exhibition view of "cosmos" 2016, London Gallery West, London, UK
  • Exhibition view of "cosmos"

    2016 / London Gallery West, London, UK
  • Live performance "2012"

    Kichijoji Baus Theater, Tokyo, Japan / © Rei Hayama
  • Live performance "Space Noise 3D"

    2014 / JAPONICA, Kyoto, Japan / © Yasuhiro Kouyama
  • Live performance "Space Noise 3D"

    2013 / International Film Festival Rotterdam, Rotterdam, Netherlands / © Johann Lurf

Takashi MAKINO

(Born in Tokyo, 1978. Lives and works in Tokyo)


Takashi Makino graduated from Cinematography / Sound Recording course at Department of Cinema at Nihon University College of Art, Japan in 2001 and he studied about film, lighting, and music under Quay Brothers at Atelier Koninck QBFZ in London in 2001. Makino gained his skills relating to film and videos while he was undertaking coloration as a Colorist on various filmography, CF, and music videos from 2001 to 2011. He has been started screening his works since 2004. He captures video of ready-made objects including natural phenomena, human, and cities with various formats. And he layers and configures them while in an editing process, his quite organic yet imaginative films, which seem like bursting unlimitedly are highly regarded internationally. Makino is currently based in Japan and presents movies, music, installation, audiovisual performances around the world. Actively collaborates with musicians such as Jim O'Rourke, Yoshihide Otomo, and Ryuichi Sakamoto, Machinefabriek, Simon Fisher Turner and more. Makino awarded the Tiger Award at International Film Festival Rotterdam in 2011 and he also received various awards at several international film festivals including Hamburg International Short Film Festival, Moscow International Film Festival, and he also awarded the Grand Prize at 25FPS International Experimental Film and Video Festival. His cinema works were screened in over 100 cities in the world. Recently screened in documenta 14, Athens, Greece (2017); Austrian Film Festival, Vienna, Austria (2017); New York Film Festival, New York, USA (2014, 2017); Whitechapel Gallery, London, UK (2016); The Korean Film Archive, Seoul, Korea (2016); BFI IMAX Theatre, London, UK (2016); MoMAPS1, New York, USA (2013); San Francisco MoMA, USA (2009); New Museum of Contemporary Art, New York, USA (2008).

Collection

  • Tokyo Metropolitan Museum of Photography, Tokyo, Japan

News

  • "Arkipel homoludens - 6th Jakarta international Documentary & Experimental Film Festival

    Special Presentation Program 3: Film Performance by Takashi Makino"

    August 12, 2018

    GoetheHaus, Jakarta, Indonesia

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  • "Cēsis Art Festival"

    Screening & Perfermance: July 27 - 29, 2018

    Exhibition: July 29 - August 26, 2018

    Cēsis Tourism information center, Cēsis, Latvia

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  • "Independent View Films"

    July 25, 26, 2018

    Agila Kultūros Centras, Nida, Lithuania

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  • "ACC Cinematheque"

    July 20 - September 10, 2018

    Asian Culture Center, Black Box 1&2, Gwangju, Korea

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  • "26th Curtas Vila do Conde International Film Festival"

    July 21 (Sat), 2018 18:30 -

    Vila do Conde, Portugal

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  • "Sound by Itself & Image from Sound (Self) / Handmade 3D Organic Noise"

    May 3 - 4, 2018

    Auditorium 2, 2nd floor, Media Arts and Design, Chiang Mai University, Thailand

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  • Space Noise 3D has been exhibiting at Tweetakt Festival, Utrecht, Netherlands.


    Tweetakt Festival

    March 30 - June 10, 2018

    Utrecht, Netherland

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  • <Live Performance>

    "FOUNDLAND feat. VINCENT MOON + Takashi Makino"

    June 11 (Mon), 2018 Open 18:30 / Start 19:00

    Entrance: Reserved ¥3,500 / Day ticket ¥4,000 (Drink ¥500)

    VACANT 2F, Tokyo, Japan

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  • Diagonale – Festival of Austrian Film

    "At the horizon"

    March, 15 - 16, 2018

    Graz, Austria

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  • "Big Ears Festival 2018"

    March 23 - 26, 2018

    Knoxville, Tennessee, USA

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  • <Live>

    "In Between Sound & Vision"

    Aki ONDA × Takashi MAKINO

    February 25 (Sun), 2018

    VACANT 2F, Tokyo, Japan

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  • Makino's film is used on Ryuichi Sakamoto's documentary film.


    Ryuichi Sakamoto PERFORMANCE IN NEW YORK: async

    World premier from January 27 (Sat), 2017

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  • Edge of Frame: After Nature

    Programme 1: After Nature I

    December 3 (Sun) 18:00 -

    Close-Up Film Centre, London, UK

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  • “5th MAKINO TAKASHI SCREENING TOUR EXP 2017”

    November 5 - 10, 2017

    Cine Nouveau, Osaka, Japan


    November 7 (Tue), 2017

    Clover Hall Kanbaikan at Doshisha University, Kyoto, Japan

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  • “Curtocircuíto - International Film Festival

    Explora 2”

    October 3 (Tue), 2017

    Teatro Principal (Main Theater), Santiago de Compostela, Gallicia, Spain

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  • "RECONBINANT festival 2017"

    October 11 - 15, 2017

    Gray Area Foundation for Arts, San Francisco

    trailer

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  • He will be participated in the 55th New York Film Festival.


    "NYFF55 Projections"

    October 6 - 9, 2017

    The Film Society of Lincoln Center, New York

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  • His video work will be shown at The Melbourne International Film Festival 2017.


    Melbourne International Film Festival 2017

    "EXPERIMENTAL SHORTS"

    August 8 (Tue), 14 (Mon), 2017 18:45 -

    ACMI CINEMA1, Federation Square, Melbourne, Australia

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  • He awarded the prize at Moscow International Experimental Film Festival 2017.

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  • His interview was featured on "Nisi Masa" Nisimazine.

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  • "On Generation and Corruption" awarded the CAMIRA jury prize at International Festival Madrid FILMADRID 2017.

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  • He will be participating in as a member of the artist group "HALLUCINATIONS" at Documenta 14 in Athens, Greece.


    "HALLUCINATIONS / live / cinema / festival"

    Documenta 14

    June 22 - 24, 2017

    Greek Film Archive, Athens, Greece

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  • He is going on the Europe Tour 2017.


    Artist in Residenc, May 11 - June 3, 2017, Banska st a nica, Slovakia

    http://www.banskastanica.sk/c/home/


    Spotlights 2017: Larose, Lentzou & Makino, June 4 (Sun), 2017, Austrlia Film Museum, Vienna, Austria

    https://www.filmmuseum.at/jart/prj3/filmmuseum/main.jart?rel=en&content-id=1219068743272&schienen_id=1491296807206&ss1=y


    VIS Vienna Shorts presents Performance [Makino Takashi - Space Noise 3D], June 5 (Mon), 2017, rhiz, Vienna, Austria

    https://www.viennashorts.com/nc/en/programme/detail/c_/Program/p/makino-takashi-space-noise-3d-2017/


    Makino Takashi Film Screening, June 6 (Tue), 2017, Slovenska kinoteka, Slovenska kinoteka, Ljubljana, Slovenia

    http://www.kinoteka.si/default.aspx


    World festival of Animated Film / ANIMAFEST ZAGREB - Makino Takashi Film Screening, June 7 (Wed), 2017, Zagreb, Croatia

    http://www.animafest.hr/en


    FILMADRID [On Generation and Corruption] in Vanguardias competition, June 8 - 17, June 8 - 17, 2017, Madrid, Spain

    http://filmadrid.com/


    , June 10 - 13, 2017, Polar Film lab, Tromsø, Norway

    https://www.facebook.com/polarfilmlab/


    Makino Takashi & Rei Hayama Screening/performance, June 15 (Thu), 2017, Bergen Kunsthal, Bergen, Norway

    http://www.kunsthall.no/

  • He is going on the Europe Tour 2017.


    "Cinéma Concret"

    April 7 - May 17, 2017

    ITO Project Room, Stuttgart, Germany

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  • "Light Movement 20: Takashi Makino / Rei Hayama"

    20:00 - 22:00 April 17 (Mon), 2017

    Spektrum, Berlin, Germany

    http://spektrumberlin.de/home.html


    AUXXX and Lichtblick-Kino present:

    "Light Echoes – Films by Rei Hayama & Makino Takashi"

    21:00 - April 19 (Wed), 2017

    Lichtblik Kino, Berlin, Germany

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