Dancer in Residency: JOU

Dancer in Residency: JOU



**JOU IN RESIDENCY AT FLUX LABORATORY**

Performance, Thursday November 14, at 7pm!

 

Jou (Odorujou), contemporary dance artist and choreographer from Japan, is invited for a residency from October 31st until November 20, 2013.

 

She is invited to the FLUX Laboratory accompanied by Mitsuaki Matsumoto, composer and sound-performer.

 

During their residency, the two artists will propose a workshop (for dancers) and a creation in Geneva and in Zurich, in the venues of Flux Laboratory. These events take place at the same time and in the same venue as the exhibition of photographs by  Marie-Jo Butor& Olivier Delhoume, Le Temps du Japon - Cent instants japonais, celebrating Japan and hosted by Flux Laboratory in the frame of the Autumn of Japanese Culture (Japanese Consulate Geneva).

 

It is a great pleasure and honour for Flux Laboratory to receive JOU for the second time (see here) and for the first time for a dance residency that is thus the occasion build up an exciting collaboration with Mitsuaki Matsumoto.

 

The two artists in residency will intervene on the opening day in Geneva, on Tuesday, november 5th; on Thursday, november 14th, at 7pm, for the closing of the show in Geneva; and on Tuesday, november 20th for the opening in Zurich.