Fields:Art/Film Theory and Practice, Theory of Perception
Contact kei.hirakura[atmark]
Publications etc.

HIRAKUAR, Kei, "Matisse's Disposition: Painting the Invisible," Disposition, Tokyo: Gendai-Kikaku-shitsu, 2008, pp.217-234.
HIRAKUAR, Kei, "Book Guide: 3 or 4 Books to Decompose / Recompose the Arts," Disposition, p.235.

HIRAKURA, Kei, "Velázquez and the Herald of Face," 7 faces in Art History, Tokyo: Mirai-sya, 2005, pp.27-54.
HIRAKURA, Kei, "Guillotine, Table and Anti-Optics: Picasso's Les Demoiselles d'Avignon," 7 faces in Art History, pp.87-122.

Publications etc.

HIRAKURA, Kei, "Jean-Luc Godard: Thinking through Editing/Mixing ," dissertation, 2009.
HIRAKURA, Kei, "Utopia through Likeness: Godard's Logic of Similarity," Utopia: Here and There (UTCP Booklet 4), 2008, pp.13-23.
HIRAKURA, Kei, "Bad Listening: Godard-Gorin and Multiple Faces/Sounds," photographers' gallery press, no.7, 2008, pp.44-50.
HIRAKURA, Kei, "Godard/VJ," InterCommunication, vol.62, 2007, pp.32-43.
HIRAKURA, Kei, "Non-réponse, Question and Passion," UTCP Review, vol.9, 2007, pp.15-41.
HIRAKURA, Kei, "Diagramatic Resemblance: Jean-Luc Godard's Formal Thinking," UTCP Review, vol.6, 2006, pp.71-92.
HIRAKURA, Kei, "Godardian Conjunctions and the Problem of 'juste'," Hyosyo-Bunkaron Kenkyu (Studies of Culture and Representation), vol.3, 2004, pp.94-114.

Publications etc.

Review, etc.

HIRAKURA, Kei, "Imitating Crows' Croaking," Gendai Shiso (Contemporary Thoughts), vol.37-12, 2009.9, p.246.
HIRAKURA, Kei, "Matsusaburo's Brilliance: On Painter's Gaze, Eye of the Lens," Bijutu Tetyo (Art Notebook), vol.61/No.927, 2009.9, pp.178-179.
HIRAKURA, Kei, "(Wrong) Deduction," Bijutu Tetyo (Art Notebook), vol.61/No.922, 2009, pp.166-167.
HIRAKURA, Kei, "Invariants 3: Stones and Swastikas," 10+1, No.50, 2008, pp.59-61.
HIRAKURA, Kei, "Invariants 2: Papas of the Genius Bakabon," 10+1, No.49, 2007, pp.59-61.
HIRAKURA, Kei, "Hence Zombies Sing a Song," Shincho (New Wave), November, 2007, pp.248-249.
HIRAKURA, Kei, "Invariants 1: Face and Diagram," 10+1, No.48, 2007, pp.47-49.
HIRAKURA, Kei, "The Indiscernible Earth: Gilles Deleuze's Cinéma 2: L'image-Temps," Shiso (Thoughts), No.999, 2007, pp.130-142.
HIRAKURA, Kei, "On Maquettes: Godard's Installation at Centre Pompidou," FLOWER WILD,, 2006.
HIRAKURA, Kei, "Projections: Variations on a Recycling Plant," with O.F.D.A. Seiichi Tsuchiya and SETENV, 10+1, No.40, 2005, pp.156-168.
HIRAKURA, Kei, "Matisse's Decision," Mirai (Future), vol.461, 2005, pp.37-41.
HIRAKURA, Kei, "The Invisible Squashes: Ando Yoko and William Forsythe," BT/Bijutu Tetyo (Art Notebook), vol.56 / No. 849, 2004, p.156.

Verbal Presentation

HIRAKURA, Kei, "Dissolving Diagram: Robert Smithson's Cinema," Criticality of Image (5), Kyoto University, August 29, 2009.
HIRAKURA, Kei, "Reading Worms," Critique Today, The National Museum of Modern Art, Tokyo, December 23, 2008.
HIRAKURA Kei, "Rauschenberg: Dispositional Differences," Critique (Creation) Today, Yotsuya Art Studium, International Center for Human Sciences, Kinki University, November 18, 2008.
HIRAKURA, Kei, "Utopia through Likeness: Godard's Logic of Similarity," Age of Comparison?, New York University, March 28, 2008.
HIRAKURA, Kei, "Tracing the Double," Akihabara Satellite Campus, Meiji University, November 17, 2007.
HIRAKURA, Kei, "De-ceptive Uncertainty," Yotsuya Art Studium, Tokyo Community College, International Center for Human Sciences, Kinki University, August 4, 2007.
HIRAKURA, Kei, "Similarity and the Salvation of Images: Jean-Luc Godard in the Digital Environment," Ubiquitous Media: Asian Transformations, University of Tokyo, July 15, 2007.
HIRAKURA, Kei, "To Sense Conjunctions: Serial / Structural Analyses of Sound-Image in the Works of Godard," Thought of Body / Logic of Sense, UTCP Workshop, University of Tokyo, December 11, 2004.
HIRAKURA, Kei, "Godardian Conjunctions," Reconsidering Aesthetics, University of Tokyo, November 15, 2003.

Art Exhibition / Performance

HIRAKURA, Kei, Fundus Oculi, Video, Golden Garden of Verses: Yoshimasu Gozo exhibition, Literary Museum of Hokkaido, June 28 - August 31, 2008. ⇒Download
HIRAKURA, Kei, Veronesean Details, Video performance, Yotsuya the Third Primary School, October 7, 2007. ⇒Detail
HIRAKURA, Kei, Godard Systems, Video lecture, photographers' gallery, March 24, 31, April 7, 2007. ⇒Detail : March 24 / March 31 / April 7
HIRAKURA, Kei, Text, Heap, Quasi-Parts, Video installation, Variations on a Silence: Project for a Recycling Plant, Re-tem Tokyo Plant, May 13-29, 2005. ⇒Detail
HIRAKURA, Kei + SATO Yuki, YES / NO, Drawing installation, Contemporary Art 2001 Nagoya, Nagoya Civic Gallery Yada, October 26 - November 11, 2001. ⇒Detail

Film / Video

HIRAKURA, Kei, Fundus Oculi, 6m44s, 2007 ⇒Download (mpeg1 / 67.7MB)

Graphic Design

Collection UTCP 1-7 (Book Design), Tokyo: UTCP, 2007-2009.
UTCP Booklet 1~13 (Book Design), Tokyo: UTCP, 2008-2009.
Nishiyama Yuji, The Literature as Contestation : Solitude, Friendship and Community in Maurice Blanchot (Book Design), Tokyo: Ochanomizu-syobô, 2007.

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