HIKARU SUZUKI 日本語CV

Artist/Filmmaker. Born in Fukushima in 1984. Works in Berlin and Tokyo.


[EDUCATION]

2004-2008

BA video and sculpture at the Musashino Art University in Tokyo


2009-2011

MA focus on cinéma vérité at the Institute of Advanced Media Arts and Sciences (IAMAS) in Gifu, Japan.


2014-2015

BA Montage at Film University Babelsberg Konrad Wolf


2016-2018

Diploma Narrative film and Experimental film at Thomas Arslan class and Nina Fisher class at Berlin art university.


2020

A film program "In meinem Zimmer" given by director Nele Wohlatz at the Hochschule für Bildende Künste Hamburg.


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Activity

2021
"Fukushima Keisounikki" in Rough Cut program at Yamagata International Documentary Film Festival 2021

A collaboration work:"BETWEEN YESTERDAY & TOMORROW Omnibus 2011/2016/2021" in Perspectives Japan at Yamagata International Documentary Film Festival 2021

A collaboration work:"BETWEEN YESTERDAY & TOMORROW Omnibus 《March / April 2021》" at Fukushima Film and Media Festival

Curation:a screening event: 2021.4.29-5.1 Experimental film culture vol.3 in Japan ~porepore alternative: Hikaru Suzuki, Shingo Kanagawa, Katsuya Okuma, Philip Widman, Karsten Krause, María Alche, Nele Wohlatz, Taiga Okamoto, Kohei Kobayashi, Shinichi Takashima + Shu Nakagawa, Kanichi Kanegae, Takayuki Yoshida, Takafumi Katoh, Sylvia Schedelbauer, Shun Ikezoe

A collaboration work:"BETWEEN YESTERDAY & TOMORROW Omnibus Vol. 1 April 2011" at Japan media arts festival (Kyoto)


2020

35th Mar del Plata International Film Festival (Buenos Aires) - A video letter project between Buenos Aires and Fukushima, Yokohama


Paris Internationale (Paris) - A video letter project between Buenos Aires and Fukushima, Yokohama


福島映像祭 / Fukushima Film and Media Festival - A video letter project between Buenos Aires and Fukushima, Yokohama (Porepore Higashinakano cinema)


2020.7.01-12 A solo show "when Desktop documentary when" (Art center ongoing, Tokyo)


2020.3.20-21 Experimental film culture vol.2 in Japan~Porepore alternative ~ Filmmaker/Artist:Hikaru Suzuki, Melina Pafundi, Ivan Markovic& Wu Linfeng, Satoshi Nishizawa, Shelly Silver, Bernd Lützeler, Sylvia Schedelbauer, Dane Komljen, Hirofumi Nakamoto, Hiroyuki Oki, Deborah Stratman


2019

Screening event curation:Experimental film culture vol.1 in Japan:Filmmaker/Artist: Melina Pafundi, Ivan Markovic& Wu Linfeng, Satoshi Nishizawa, Shelly Silver, Bernd Lützeler, Sylvia Schedelbauer, Dane Komljen (Art center ongoing, Tokyo)


Noise of Silence: Japanese Art Now2019.8.10 - 9.28 (GOLDEN THREAD GALLERY, Irland)


S/F -Photography, or a Monolith after 200 years

with TOMOO ARAKAWA / CFGNY / ILYA LIPKIN / JASON LOEBS / YURI PATTISON / KAZUHITO TANAKA / SUNG TIEU / ANICKA YI(KAYOKOYUKI, Tokyo)


2018

2010
2009
2008

Awards / Stipends

2013

2012

2010

2008

DVD release

2015

Archive

2017

Lecture

2020

    About making film and moving image(In General education at Ritsumeikan University)


2019

    About making film and moving image(In design department at Shonan Institute of Technology)


2016
2010

    Expression practice for third-year student (in sculptur class at Musashino art university)


Thesis

2011

    cinema verite at the present day ~The movie "Anrakuto 安楽島" about Ms.A~


Book

2010