KYOTO STEAM -- International Arts x Science Festival is a novel form of international art and culture event, which aims to explore new possibilities of culture through the collaboration of arts and science and technology. As a project ahead of this, a prologue to KYOTO STEAM - International Arts x Science Festival - will be held in March in the ancient capital of Kyoto. KYOTO STEAM - International Arts x Science Festival -- will be held in spring 2020.
Prologue to Be Held in Late March, 2019
Date: March 21 - 24, 30 and 31
Venue: ROHM Theatre Kyoto, Kyoto City Zoo and UNESCO World Heritage Site Nijo Castle (Nijo-jo)
Organizer: Executive Committee of KYOTO STEAM - International Arts x Science Festival
- STEAM THINKING -- Art to Create the Future -- Challenge from Kyoto/Art Competition Preview & Talk Session
The international art competition encourages art and technology collaboration between artists and Kyoto-based enterprises. For its preview, Taro Suzuki, a media artist, is commissioned to create a concept art work. A talk session will also be held in conjunction with the preview.
- Traditional Art x New Technology in Noh Daie -- the Graceful Tengu
This performance encourages a new method of experiencing the Noh performance, which simultaneously generates CG images of background scenes on monitors, through which the audience can enjoy the high-technology presentation together with the Noh performance.
For further details of the programs, visit the KYOTO STEAM official website: kyoto-steam.com/en/