Selected Writings

January 1, 2013

(日本語) 入院体験から考える「わたし」とは誰か、そして魂とは何か? − 一神教と自由意志に基づく民主主義から、多神教と決定論に向けての試論

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April 27, 2012

Ujino’s “Radio Activity” – A Parallel History of the Material Culture of 20th Century Japan

Shinya Watanabe Ujino’s “Radio Activity” is a video collage involving shortwave radio broadc […]

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On Ujino’s “Duet” – The Reality of Imaginary Existence in Japanese Tradition

Shinya Watanabe Accompanied by the roaring sounds made by motors with flashlights, two denim shirts hung on wi […]

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December 5, 2011

(日本語) (書評)國分功一郎「暇と退屈の倫理学」を読んで

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April 15, 2011

After Fukushima: How Art Can Again Help Japan Find Its Way (ARTINFO.com)

http://www.artinfo.com/news/story/37325/after-fukushima-how-art-can-again-help-japan-find-its-way/

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There are oppositions that attract – Review on Taro Okamoto exhibition (Japan Times Online)

http://search.japantimes.co.jp/cgi-bin/fa20110415a1.html

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November 13, 2009

The Volcano Lover – Minimal Art Today Through the Viewpoint of Plate Tectonics

Japan is an island country formed by volcanoes. Because it was formed by layers of Pacific, Philippine, and Eu […]

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December 8, 2007

The Breakaway from the Century of War - Article 9 as the Overcoming of European Modernism

Curating an Art Exhibition about Japanese Peace Constitution Article 9 The Constitution of Japan was essential […]

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May 27, 2007

In New York, Think about Japanese Peace Constitution “Article 9” in the World

Panel Discussion “Is a Peace Constitution Outdated? Japan Considers Rearmament” Date: April 25th, […]

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March 11, 2007

Wish for Centricity – An Act of Art-Making of Pamela Rosenkranz and the Dismantling of Identity

* This text was originally written for the exhibition catalogue “Portrait Session” at Hiroshima Ci […]

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