“Toward The Tactile Visions” 2018


by Arnont Nongyao with Takashi Makino(JP) and Rei Hayama(JP)
curated by Pathompong Manakitsomboon
cooperated for developing a new work of expanded cinema for performance, workshop and artist talk.


3-12 May 2018 at Chiang Mai University Art Center
14-15 May 2018 at Alliance Francaise Bangkok


As a result of the six days workshop of the three artists that they collaborate with each other and learn from one another's works, as well as associating with local people, materials and elements to create specific new work of performance that has traces and characteristics of the local and community, Takashi Makino, Rei Hayama and Arnont Nongyao will collaborately bring to light the real convergence between cinema and live performance to create expanded cinema. It invites the audience to the spatial and the immersive experiences within the cinematic atmosphere overwhelmed by storm surges of light, shadow and sound that finally answer the question of what is the tactile visions.


The performance is supported by Japan Foundation Bangkok, Alliance Française Bangkok and Purin Pictures, ACS.