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Linlow: Towards Transcendence

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Interactive Calligraphy & Sound Performance Aoi Yamaguchi (Japanese Calligraphy) Schneider TM (Experimental Music) Mika Satomi (Sensor embedded costume and Interactive system) Aoi Yamaguchi performs a conceptual and interactive large-scale live calligraphy in collaboration with Berlin-based musician Schneider TM and e-textile … Continue reading


Linlow vol.2 – Rambu

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Interactive Improvisational Perfomance of Calligraphy, movement and sound Time: June 4th 2017 17:00- Location: the Apartment Project Berlin (Hetzbergstrasse 13, 12055 Berlin) http://berlin.apartmentproject.org/ Aoi, Schneider TM and Mika has collaborated for the TYPO Berlin performance. This time, we have a … Continue reading


Shoinn

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Aoi Yamaguchi ( Japanese Calligraphy/Performance ) Corey Fuller ( Sound/Composition ) Mika Satomi ( Costume/Light ) 書韻 – SHOINN – is a conceptual, collaborative and improvised performance, in which Japanese calligraphy, e-textile and sound art come together. The large scale … Continue reading


Trapper

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in collaboration with: Magdalena Ågren (Trapped in a Loop) Richard Widerberg (Trapped in a Loop) Trapped in a Loop is a duo plays improvisational music based on field recording samples and live instrument loops. Magdalena is a trombone player and … Continue reading


Mag’s Magnificent Marching Band

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A series of Marching Band costume with belly drum interface. First performed at the Schmiede 2015. soundcloud link to the MAGs Magnificent Marching Orchestra at Schmiede https://soundcloud.com/schmiede15workshow/mags-magnificent-marching-orchestra


Hoodie Escape

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Clemens Pichler ( Sound/Composition/Performance) Mika Satomi (Costume/Electronics/Performance) This is a continuation of the DJ HOODIE project with Clemens Pichler. The previous version was about two cassette DJ trying to compete the DJ battle by pulling each others’ filter parameter. This … Continue reading


Making of :: Jenny’s Playlist Costume

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Currently I am making costumes for the music duo “Jenny’s Playlist”. Their wish was to have costume that lights up as they perform. Yes, it is a blinky LED costume! After a long meeting with them to decide what kind … Continue reading


POVgurumi

This is a project made for “Society of Cultural Optimism” organized by Friedrich Kirschner as awards for their game competing to be a better cultural optimist. As it should represent the cultural optimism we took the keyword of “internet meam”. … Continue reading


DJ Hoodie

Mika Satomi Clemens Pichler 2010 DJ Hoodie is a wearable interface that includes 4 channel zipper switch, fabric buttons with LED indicators and fabric pressure sensors. Two of these hoodies are connected with knitted stretch sensors on the hoods. It … Continue reading


Involving the Machines

Hannah Perner-Wilson Linda Worbin Mika Satomi 2012 The objective of this project is to explore the combination of semi-automated machinery and handcraft processes for the production of electronic textiles. Electronic textiles (E-Textiles) are textiles that have electronic components embedded in … Continue reading