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Iimura Takahiko

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Takahiko Iimura is a pioneer artist of Japanese experimental film and video, working with film since 1960 and video since 1970 while residing in New York and Tokyo. He is a widely established international artist, having had numerous solo exhibitions in major institutions such as the Museum of Modern Art, New York; the Whitney Museum, New York; Anthology Film Archives, New York; Centre George Pompidou, Paris; the National Gallery Jeu de Paume, Paris; Palais des Beaux-Arts, Brussels; Reina Sofia National Museum, Madrid; and the Tokyo Metropolitan Museum of Photography, Tokyo, in addition to artist residencies at the German Academy of Arts, Berlin, and the Bellagio Rockefeller Foundation Study Center, Bellagio, Italy.

Recently he has been using computers, publishing more than 20 DVDs/CD-ROMs, and writing several books on film, video, and multimedia, including a book published in English, The Collected Writings of Takahiko Iimura.

(Source: the artist's website)

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