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Akio Suzuki

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Akio Suzuki

Akio Suzuki at Pro Musica Nova, Bremen, 1984, by Rolf Julius.

SOLD OUT! Akio Suzuki: Conceptual Soundwork

Fri 18 Mar, 2016, 8pm,
22 Boerum Place, Brooklyn

Active since the 1960s, Japanese sound artist Akio Suzuki's intensive involvement with the phenomena of pulse and echo led him to develop his own instruments, many of which employ quotidian and modest objects. In this acoustic solo performance, he reprises four pieces from his late 70s series "Conceptual Soundwork".

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Artist-In-Residence Lea Bertucci performs "The Cepheid Variations I" in January 2015.

2015: The Year In Video

Following the start of construction on our Downtown Brooklyn theater in February, ISSUE took its programs on the road, presenting hundreds of artists in more than 20 venues across the city. We celebrate the close of the season with a look back at video some of our favorite performances.

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Akio Suzuki & Aki Onda

The final moments of Akio Suzuki and Aki Onda's live performance October 1, 2015 at the Emily Harvey Foundation in New York as part of their "ke i te ki" US Tour, organized by ISSUE Project Room.

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Aki Onda and Akio Suzuki by Goran Vejvoda.

Akio Suzuki & Aki Onda

Thu 01 Oct, 2015, 8pm,
Emily Harvey Foundation: 537 Broadway #2, NYC 10012

Japanese sound artists Akio Suzuki and Aki Onda have been collaborating extensively in recent years. They perform with self-made instruments, analogue tape machines and radios, wood pieces, nails, hammer, and daily objects, by responding to the architecture, acoustics and energy of the performance space.

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Akio Suzuki: stone

Voices and Echoes

Akio Suzuki: stone

Sat 13 Oct, 2012, 4pm,
Audio Visual Arts, 34 East 1st Street, NYC

AVA presents a solo exhibition of past and recent work by Japanese sound art pioneer Akio Suzuki. A series of silent objects inviting viewers to imagine their sounds populate the front room. Works on paper, drawings and graphic scores will be on display in addition to a sculpture and instrument made of Japanese bamboo.

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Gozo Yoshimasu by Aki Onda

Voices and Echoes

Akio Suzuki, Gozo Yoshimasu, Otomo Yoshihide

Thu 27 Sep, 2012, 8pm,
Abrons Arts Center, 466 Grand Street, NYC

The first evening of “Voices and Echoes” brings together pioneering Japanese artists Akio Suzuki, performing on a range of unique instruments including an ancient stone flute, and experimental poet Gozo Yoshimasu in collaboration with guitarist/turntablist Otomo Yoshide.

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Akio Suzuki by Atsush Koyama

Voices and Echoes

Ongoing Series

Curated by Aki Onda, "Voices and Echoes" is a landmark tour coming to ISSUE in September. Including pioneering Japanese artists renowned for their unique, interdisciplinary approaches to sound-based practices: Akio Suzuki, Gozo Yoshimasu, and Otomo Yoshihide.

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